Starpoint Voice Proudly deploys “Elastix”

…in the StarVoIP Cloud

Elastix has multiple features and functionalities related with all the services available: IP Telephony, Mail Server, Fax Server, Conferences, Instant Messaging Server, among others.

Licensing: “Elastix is an open source entrepreneur tool released under the license GPLv2. You are free to use it for commercial of personal purposes subject to the conditions as described under its License.”

Starpoint customizes parts of Elastix to help the customer configure their own Hosted Elastix while hard coding the Starpoint Super Trunking directly into the instance further easing the deployment to our valued customers.  So it just works!

Basic Features:

  • Voicemail
  • Fax-to-email
  • Support for softphones
  • Web Interface Configuration
  • Virtual conference rooms
  • Call recording
  • Least Cost Routing
  • Extension Roaming
  • PBX Interconnection
  • Caller ID
  • CRM
  • Advance Reports

Detailed Features and Functionality:

PBX

  • Call recording
  • Voicemail
  • Supported codecs: ADPCM, G.711 (A-Law & μ-Law), G.722, G.723.1 (pass through), G.726, G.728, G.729, GSM, iLBC (optional) among others.
  • Flexible and configurable IVR (Auto Attendant)
  • Support for voice synthesization
  • IP terminal batch configuration tool
  • Integrated echo canceller
  • Endpoint configurator
  • Support for video-phones
  • Hardware detection interface
  • DHCP server for dynamic IP
  • Web-based operator panel
  • Call parking
  • Call detail record (CDR) report
  • Billing and consumption report
  • Channel usage reports
  • Distributed DialPlan with dundi
  • Asterisk in real time
  • Conference center with virtual rooms
  • SIP and IAX support, among others
  • Voicemail-to-email functionality
  • Support for analog interfaces such as FXS/FXO (PSTN/POTS)
  • Support for digital interfaces (E1/T1/J1) through PRI/BRI/R2 protocols
  • Caller ID
  • Multiple trunk support
  • Incoming and outgoing routes with support for dial pattern matching
  • Support for follow-me
  • Support for ring groups
  • Support for paging and intercom
  • Support for time conditions
  • Support for PIN sets
  • DISA (Direct Inward System Access)
  • Callback support
  • Support for bluetooth interfaces through cell phones (chan_mobile)
  • VoIP provider configuration
  • Support for call queues

FAX

  • Fax server based on HylaFax
  • Fax visor with downloaded PDFs
  • Fax to email application
  • SendFax Module
  • Fax to email customization
  • Access control for fax clients
  • Can be integrated with Winprint Hylafax
  • Fax send through Web Interface

GENERAL

  • Online embedded help
  • System resources monitor
  • Network configurator
  • Server shutdown from the web
  • Access control to the interface based on ACLs
  • DHCP Client List Module
  • Backup Restore Validation
  • Centralized updates management
  • Backup/restore support via Web
  • Support for skin
  • Configurable server date, time and timezone
  • Heartbeat Module
  • Automatic Backup Restore
  • DHCP by MAC

INSTANT MESSAGING

  • Openfire instant messaging server
  • IM client initiated calls
  • Web based management for IM server
  • IM groups support
  • Support for other IM gateways like MSN, Yahoo Messenger, GTalk and ICQ
  • Report of user sessions
  • XMPP/Jabber support
  • Plugins support
  • LDAP support
  • Server-to-server support

EMAIL

  • Mail server with multi-domain support
  • Web based management
  • Support for mail relay
  • Web based email client
  • Remote SMTP Module
  • Support for quotas
  • Antispam support
  • Based in “Postfix” for high email volume
  • Email List management

Colaboration

  • PBX-integrated calendar with support for voice notifications
  • Phone Book with click-to-dial capabilities
  • Two CRM products integrated to the interface
    • (vTigerCRM and SugarCRM)
  • Web Conference
  • Calendar Module

Extras

  • Integrated CRM: vTigerCRM and SugarCRM

 

 

What is Elastix?

Elastix is an Open Source Software to establish Unified Communications. About this concept, Elastix goal is to incorporate all the communication alternatives, available at an enterprise level, into a unique solution.

Unified Communications with Elastix

The Elastix project begun as a call report interface for Asterisk and was released in March of 2006. Later that year the project evolved into an Asterisk Based distro.

Telephony was the traditional way that lead communications the last century, that’s why many Companies and users focus their requirements on their necessities to establish telephony communications on their organizations, and confuse unified communications “distros” with a telephone exchange system. Elastix, not only provides telephony, it integrates other communication alternatives to make your organization environment more productive and efficient.

Telephony, Email, Fax, Video, IM

There are new ways of communication every day and the addition of features and functionality must be constant. Elastix it’s capable of establish an efficient environment on your organization with the addition of many features that allows to integrate other locations of your company to centralize your business and take it global. A user in your corporation located in South America shares the same functionalities of another located in Asia besides having direct internal communication.

Licensing

Elastix is an open source entrepreneur tool released under the license GPLv2. You are free to use it for commercial of personal purposes subject to the conditions as described under its License.

Elastix doesn’t have a cost related with licensing or functionality. All the Elastix versions are full versions without limitation in its use or its features. Nor the addition of modules or users, in an Elastix implementation have a cost involved to the integrator, organizations or enterprises in desire to use Elastix.