Los Angeles, CA, September 25, 2009 --(PR.com
)-- Apstel LLC, a company paving the way to easier Asterisk usage and adoption with its visual management solutions, unveiled Visual Dialplan Code Zone, an online knowledge base and community for developers who are developing Asterisk applications.
The Visual Dialplan is rapid application development platform for Asterisk dial plan development. It features a drag-and-drop visual modeling environment and a large component library. In addition, it offers useful dial plan examples, a robust validation engine, and single button deployment functionality. It can even gather information to use regarding Asterisk server configuration and pre-populates library components with configuration data to easier dial plan development.
The platform helps create a new dial plan, preserve or upgrade an existing dialplan, and test Asterisk IVR, queues, conferencing, voicemail, TTS, ASR and other capabilities. The Visual Dialplan enables users to view inbound and outbound call flows making contexts and macros descriptive and validates dialplan before it is deployed to the Asterisk box.
Users can develop Asterisk dial plans using Visual Dialplan and then deploy them directly to Asterisk, Free PBX, trixbox, PBX In a Flash or Elastix server. Besides building standard Asterisk dialplans Visual Dialplan can be used to build powerful voice applications based on LumenVox speech recognition technology.
Visual Dialplan Code Zone is a website for developers to find solutions, share ideas and solve problems.
It includes a wiki containing tutorials, code snippets, dial plan examples and will include forum for ongoing discussion and tools to simplify development and testing.
Apstel also opens the contest to find the most useful Asterisk dial plans developed with Visual Dialplan.
The group of judges will review all received dial plans and select the winner. The winner will get the free Visual Dialplan Professional license (or other license of choice for the same value).
Concentrating on changing the way Asterisk interacts with users, Apstel is enabling easier Asterisk usage and adoption by providing visual tools and solutions for its management. Apstel is helping Asterisk extend its market footprint and become the leading choice in the deployment of communications infrastructure.
More information is available at www.apstel.com.
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