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Asterisk SLA (Shared Line Appearances) – Part 2

January 14, 2009

Link to part 1 About the examples and conf file samples used in this article The following sections will guide you through the setup of a small Asterisk system using shared line appearances. Each step is explained to show how it works. The dial plan examples will start with a fairly simple configuration and we […]

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Asterisk SLA (Shared Line Appearances) – Part 1

January 14, 2009

Terminology and SLA Concepts Terminology We have attempted to use the correct terminology (as recognised throughout the telephony industry) within the explanations on this web page. However, as it is so important to be clear about the meaning of the terminology used here, it seemed like a good idea to set it out explicitly at […]

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What is DISA and how is it relevant to SLA?

January 12, 2009

What is DISA? DISA (Direct Inward System Access) is a mechanism available on some PBX’s that permits inbound calls to be answered and immediately presented with system dial tone. The caller is then able to dial a number that the PBX uses to decide how to forward the call. It is like the caller is […]

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