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Introducing Wazo Platform 19.13
Hello Wazo community! We are excited to release today the latest version of Wazo Platform! Wazo Platform is an Open Source project allowing to build carrier grade programmable IP communication infrastructures. You can pick and choose the components you need to build...
Posted on 20 September 2019 in Wazo Platform by The Wazo Authors * Tagged with wazo-platform development
Solving the emergency call prioritization issue with programmable telecom
A CRITICAL PAIN POINT FOR EMERGENCY CALL SERVICES With the advent of the ubiquitous cell phone, the task of the emergency contact centers to prioritize a huge number of calls has become a tough challenge. The kind of challenge that needs...
Posted on 26 April 2019 in Hackathon by Jérome Pascal * Tagged with emergency programmable telecom hackathon voip
How to Make your VoIP Application Always Reachable
Making a professional VoIP mobile application can sometimes be a huge challenge, especially when we have to make sure that our customer should be notified when a call occurs. Our application is always connected with our server via WebSocket, but...
Testing Interactions Between Mobile Applications
For the past couple weeks, we've been working on the creation of automated integration tests for our new mobile application. This application is built with react-native and uses edge technologies like native WebRTC, native UI with ConnectionService or CallKit (see...
Posted on 22 February 2019 in Wazo IPBX by Emmanuel QUENTIN * Tagged with Mobile testing
Sprint Review 18.03
New features in this sprint Admin-UI web interface: A lot of management plugins have been improved. Also, plugins for managing general settings (SIP, voicemails, conference rooms), schedules, devices, boss-secretary filters, call permissions, CDR export, extension features (like DND, call forwards, call...
Posted on 5 March 2018 in Wazo IPBX by The Wazo Authors * Tagged with wazo development
Sprint Review 18.02
New features in this sprint REST API: We added new REST APIs to manage call filters (i.e. boss-secretary filters). Those APIs will allow us to manage call filters from the new admin-ui web interface. CDR: The CDR REST API has been improved:...
Posted on 12 February 2018 in Wazo IPBX by The Wazo Authors * Tagged with wazo development
Sprint Review 18.01
New features in this sprint REST API: REST APIs have been added for: SCCP general configuration IAX trunks configuration ConfBridge configuration Special extensions configuration, e.g. setting DND extension to *55 instead of *25, etc. Sound files Trunk registrations Technical features System: the underlying Debian GNU/Linux system is upgraded to...
Posted on 22 January 2018 in Wazo IPBX by The Wazo Authors * Tagged with wazo development
Sprint Review 17.17
Hello Wazo community! This release is our birthday release, since the fork! Thanks for following us this last year and keep in touch, the best is yet to come. :) New features in this sprint REST API: REST APIs have been added for...
Posted on 11 December 2017 in Wazo IPBX by The Wazo Authors * Tagged with wazo development
Survey
Dear Wazo users, Your opinion matters to us and we want to prove it to you. We would like to call on a couple of minutes of your time to help us improve Wazo for you. This survey should only take a few...
Posted on 23 November 2017 in Business by The Wazo Authors
Sprint Review 17.16
Hello Wazo community! Here comes the release of Wazo 17.16! New features in this sprint REST API: Groups can now ring arbitrary extensions. This was already possible with a specific user, a custom line and a Local channel. This API does the...
Posted on 20 November 2017 in Wazo IPBX by The Wazo Authors * Tagged with wazo development
Sprint Review 17.15
Hello Wazo community! Here comes the release of Wazo 17.15! We are looking for beta testers for the Wazo Zapier plugin. You can click this invite link to try Wazo with Zapier. Security update Chat: We fixed a security issue of Wazo 17.14...
Posted on 31 October 2017 in Wazo IPBX by The Wazo Authors * Tagged with wazo development
New partnership with Loway's Queuemetrics-Live
Loway's QueueMetrics-Live call-center suite, is now fully integrated with Wazo IPBX. Wazo is a unified communication platform and a full-featured IPBX based on Asterisk technology, oriented towards enterprise communications. QueueMetrics-Live suite collects Asterisk data and generates analytical reports for over 180 metrics,...
Posted on 13 October 2017 in Wazo by The Wazo Authors
Sprint Review 17.14
Hello Wazo community! Here comes the release of Wazo 17.14! We are looking for beta testers for the Wazo Zapier plugin. Security update Asterisk: Asterisk 14.6.2 has been included in Wazo 17.14. New features in this sprint Wazo Client: The Wazo Client 17.14.1 has been...
Posted on 9 October 2017 in Wazo IPBX by The Wazo Authors * Tagged with wazo development
Sprint Review 17.13
Hello Wazo community! Here comes the release of Wazo 17.13! Security update Asterisk: Asterisk 14.6.1 has been included in Wazo 17.13. It contains many security fixes including one for the RTPbleed bug. New features in this sprint Admin UI: The user plugin now allows...
Posted on 18 September 2017 in Wazo IPBX by The Wazo Authors * Tagged with wazo development
Sprint Review 17.12
Hello Wazo community! Here comes the release of Wazo 17.12! New features in this sprint REST API: A new REST API has been added to fetch a user's chat history. Until now, the chat history was not kept on the server: this...
Posted on 28 August 2017 in Wazo IPBX by The Wazo Authors * Tagged with wazo development
Sprint Review 17.11
Hello Wazo community! Here comes the release of Wazo 17.11! New features in this sprint REST API: We have added a new REST API to add outgoing webhooks. The REST API is not yet available in the web interface, but it will...
Posted on 7 August 2017 in Wazo IPBX by The Wazo Authors * Tagged with wazo development
Sprint Review 17.10
Hello Wazo community! Here comes the release of Wazo 17.10! New features in this sprint Plugins: The Wazo plugin system is still young and did not implement any compatibility restriction across Wazo versions. Newer plugins may become incompatible with older Wazo versions...
Posted on 17 July 2017 in Wazo IPBX by The Wazo Authors * Tagged with wazo development
Extending Wazo with Plugins
One of the strengths of Wazo is that the administrator can modify the system to add new features or override default behaviors that are not appropriate to its use case. There are many ways to extend Wazo. Currently, you can: Add dialplan...
Posted on 26 June 2017 in Wazo by Pascal Cadotte Michaud
Sprint Review 17.09
Hello Wazo community! Here comes the release of Wazo 17.09! New features in this sprint Plugins: We added a command-line utility (wazo-plugind-cli) to ease the installation of plugins from shell scripts. This should be useful for automatically installing new Wazo machines, with...
Posted on 21 June 2017 in Wazo IPBX by The Wazo Authors * Tagged with wazo development
No hardware for your phone system?
I am asked quite regularly the difference between XiVO and Wazo in terms of features. There are now many, but one of the first that we implemented was simply to provide a completely user-oriented web interface to manage your day...
Posted on 12 June 2017 in Wazo by Sylvain Boily
Un système de téléphonie sans matériel ?
On me demande assez régulièrement la différence entre XiVO et Wazo en terme de fonctionnalités. Il en existe maintenant beaucoup, mais une des premières que nous avons mises en œuvre était tout simplement de fournir une interface complètement web orientée...
Posted on 12 June 2017 in Wazo by Sylvain Boily
Voici notre nouveau logo
Nous sommes très fiers de vous dévoiler notre nouveau logo pour Wazo ! Sans plus attendre le voici :) Son histoire Maintenant que nous vous l'avons dévoilé, il me semble important de vous raconter son histoire. J'ai toujours aimé travailler autour d'une...
Posted on 7 June 2017 in Wazo by Sylvain Boily
Sprint Review 17.08
Hello Wazo community! Here comes the release of Wazo 17.08! New features in this sprint REST API: The call logs API has been enhanced with new information, such as the date of answering, the direction of the call and call tags. Call...
Posted on 1 June 2017 in Wazo IPBX by The Wazo Authors * Tagged with wazo development
Ngrok and Wazo integration
Ngrok is a software allowing its users to create reverse tunnels to access a server from the Internet. It's secure and easy to use. It's very useful to grant access to an internal API over the Internet without having...
Posted on 26 May 2017 in Wazo by Sylvain Boily
Ngrok s'invite dans Wazo
Ngrok est un logiciel permettant de monter simplement un tunnel inversé pour accéder à votre machine depuis internet. C'est sécurisé et simple à utiliser. C'est très pratique pour exposer par exemple une API interne sur internet sans avoir à configurer...
Posted on 26 May 2017 in Wazo by Sylvain Boily
Webhook coming in Wazo
Mais nous avons encore quelques surprises pour vous au cours des prochains mois ! Avec en tête l'objectif de créer une plateforme de téléphonie à votre image, vous permettant de construire votre système sur mesure, il nous est apparu nécessaire...
Posted on 18 May 2017 in Wazo by Sylvain Boily
Sprint Review 17.07
Hello Wazo community! Here comes the release of Wazo 17.07! New features in this sprint Admin UI: The new web interface based on our REST API is now available for preview. See Wazo admin UI Admin UI: IVR can now be managed from...
Posted on 15 May 2017 in Wazo IPBX by The Wazo Authors * Tagged with wazo development
The new web interface of Wazo
The current admin interface of Wazo is aging, and its internal design is significantly slowing down the development of other components. We've been extracting logic from this admin interface in the last years into REST APIs, and we're now confident...
Posted on 11 May 2017 in Wazo by The Wazo Authors
Sprint Review 17.06
Hello Wazo community! Here comes the release of Wazo 17.06! New features in this sprint REST API: We have added a new REST API to get call logs in JSON format, instead of the current CSV format. The CSV format was mainly...
Posted on 24 April 2017 in Wazo IPBX by The Wazo Authors * Tagged with wazo development
Sprint Review 17.05
Hello Wazo community! Here comes the release of Wazo 17.05! New features in this sprint Call recording: We added some configuration options to control the naming of the call recordings. This allows administrators to dispatch recording files more easily between entities. You...
Posted on 3 April 2017 in Wazo IPBX by The Wazo Authors * Tagged with wazo development
Sprint Review 17.04
Hello Wazo community! Here comes the release of Wazo 17.04! New features in this sprint CSV import of a phonebook: The CSV import had been removed from the web interface when we allowed many phonebooks to be available on the same Wazo....
Posted on 13 March 2017 in Wazo IPBX by The Wazo Authors * Tagged with wazo development
How to configure Asterisk when Wazo does not implement a functionality
Customizing your Asterisk configuration on Wazo Wazo is a full featured IPBX using Asterisk. It has many functionalities implemented in its configuration interface and many API to configure your telephony system. But sometimes what you need is simply missing. This article will show...
Posted on 22 February 2017 in Wazo IPBX by The Wazo Authors * Tagged with wazo asterisk
Sprint Review 17.03
Hello Wazo community! Here comes the release of Wazo 17.03! New features in this sprint Music on hold API: There are new REST API for managing music on hold classes and audio files related to music on hold. Music on hold control...
Posted on 20 February 2017 in Wazo IPBX by The Wazo Authors * Tagged with wazo development
Have an itch with your communication system?
French/Français: Une version française plus bas Have an itch with your communication system? Hello Wazo community! We would like to hear from you. The development of Wazo is fast paced with a long term vision of what should be the future of telecommunications. But...
Posted on 1 February 2017 in Wazo IPBX by The Wazo Authors * Tagged with wazo
Sprint Review 17.02
Hello Wazo community! Here comes the release of Wazo 17.02! We're back to our usual 3-weeks release cycle :) New features in this sprint API schedules: Schedules may now be managed via REST API. Schedules allow calls to be redirected to other destinations...
Posted on 30 January 2017 in Wazo IPBX by The Wazo Authors * Tagged with wazo development
Sprint Review 17.01
Hello Wazo community! Here comes the release of Wazo 17.01! We took a bit of extra time to release this version, due to the holidays here in Québec City. So this version took 4 weeks to release, but upcoming versions will...
Posted on 9 January 2017 in Wazo IPBX by The Wazo Authors * Tagged with wazo development
Sprint Review 16.16
Hello Wazo community! Here comes the first release of Wazo, Wazo 16.16! If your are new to the Wazo project, you should take a look at this blog post that explains why the project was created. We will describe here the changes...
Posted on 12 December 2016 in Wazo IPBX by The Wazo Authors * Tagged with wazo development
Introducing Wazo
French/Français: La version française suit la version anglaise. Hi everyone, long time no see! We've been quite busy the last few days, but we are pleased to announce the birth of a new project in the world of communications, introducing: Wazo. What is...
Posted on 5 December 2016 in Wazo software by The Wazo Authors