Archive for May 2010

Micros-certified Hotel PMS Interface by PBillX Confirmed Interoperable with Xorcom PBX

PBillX Inc., developers of P$X FIAS software that interfaces between any VoIP Asterisk solution and Micros PMS, Protel PMS, or Amadeus Hospitality, has successfully completed interoperability testing with Xorcom’s XR3000 IP-PBX. As a result, businesses in the hospitality sector (hotels, motels, resorts, spas, etc.) can enjoy the benefits of open source telephony while utilizing the […]

Protect Your Asterisk PBX from Attack: Best Practices Shared

Recently an attack on an Asterisk-based telephony system, which resulted in $11,000 worth of stolen minutes, was reported. The number of similar attacks is steadily increasing. DON’T LET THIS HAPPEN TO YOU AND YOUR CUSTOMERS! Over 99% of the attacks reported until now may be prevented by following a few simple practices. These practices are […]

Long-Distance Communications Challenge Solved with Xorcom XR2000 IP-PBX

“Since we were unfamiliar with Asterisk, we expected that the installation, implementation and testing cycle would take a few weeks, but in reality, since Xorcom configuration was so intuitive, our phone system was shut down for only a few hours.” – Bruno K., Cirrus Informatique, Reunion Island Bruno’s challenge was to establish a communications link […]

TwinStar “How it Works” Webinar Now Available for Download

This ½ hour Webinar covers TwinStar, the only commercially-supported hot failover solution for a complete Asterisk PBX, including the telephony interfaces. It includes a look at the various methods currently employed to provide redundancy, and compares them with Xorcom’s completely automated and surprisingly quick failover method. Detailed explanations are provided for ‘how it works’. The […]

XR3000 IP-PBX Implemented in 1/2 Day; Costs Savings for Inter-branch Calls Realized Immediately

FTS, a billing software company with several international branch locations, wanted to move from a traditional PBX shared among many companies to their own VoIP-enabled system. The main challenge was to have a seamless transition to the new PBX with minimal downtime. FTS chose the Asterisk-based XR3000 for its PRI (E1) support. Here are a […]