Instalasi dan Konfigurasi OpenBTS 5.0

OpenBTS masih terus dikembangkan, versi terkini adalah OpenBTS 5.0. Banyak sekali pengembangan yang dilakukan untuk kemudahan dalam instalasi dan penggunaan di OpenBTS 5.0 ini.

Berita singkat mengenai rilis OpenBTS 5.0 dapat dibaca disini.

Pada kesempatan ini penulis dan rekan ingin membagi informasi mengenai instalasi dan konfigurasi dasar OpenBTS 5.0. Tujuan akhir dari penulisan artikel ini adalah agar penulis dan rekan dapat membuatkan semacam web GUI untuk operator-operator OpenBTS agar mereka dapat mengoperasikan OpenBTS dengan nyaman, serta mempelajari pemanfaatan E164.ID untuk jaringan OpenBTS.

Ujicoba dilaksanakan di Universitas Gunadarma atas bantuan pak M. Akbar Marwan, Rizky Herpurwadi dan Andreas Widodo, terima kasih banyak atas asistensinya, dan tentunya dorongan dan bahan-bahan terdahulu dari pak Onno yang keren :)

Tidak mudah mendapatkan akses pada perangkat OpenBTS, Ettus N210, maka dari itu jangan sia-sia kan kesempatan yang diberikan ketika anda diberikan izin untuk ngoprek :)

Mari kita mulai.

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Asterisk 13 and FreePBX 13 on Ubuntu 14.04

Introduction

Yet another Do It Yourself an IPPBX, this time using Asterisk 13 and FreePBX 13 on Ubuntu Server 14.04. If you preferred to use CentOS you may visit another article I wrote about the same topic on CentOS minimal instead.

This article is divided into three parts:

  • Part 1: Prepare The Server
  • Part 2: Install Asterisk 13
  • Part 3: Install FreePBX 13

The goal is to get the PC provides Private Branch eXchange services, a phone system, using Free and Open Source Software.

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Dead Simple Prosody Chat Server

Prosody is a free and open source software that provides XMPP/Jabber server service for chat or instant messaging. It has multi-domain supports and other XMPP/Jabber features.

Let’s install it, configure it and use it. I’ll be using Ubuntu server 14.04 and Prosody from apt-get.

Upgrade the server and reboot:

sudo apt-get -y update
sudo apt-get -y upgrade
sudo reboot

Please note that you may skip above steps if you know what you’re doing.

Install Prosody:

sudo apt-get -y install prosody

That’s it. Installation is finished. Next is to create SSL certificates and do some basic configuration.

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Secure Chat

A few days ago I wrote an article about ejabberd 16 installation and basic configuration on CentOS 6.7, and I missed one part where I should wrote the configuration of SSL certificates. You’ll need that to encrypt your chat sessions.

This article has three parts:

  • Part 1: Prepare SSL Certificate
  • Part 2: Adjust Configuration
  • Part 3: Reload Configuration

The goal is to get the installed ejabberd, preferably installed by following my ejabberd installation howto, to provide secure, encrypted, chat sessions.

Let’s just do it.

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Howto Setup ejabberd 16 on CentOS 6.7

Introduction

Do It Yourself an Instant Messaging server, an experiment with ejabberd.

This article is divided into three parts:

  • Part 1: Prepare The Server
  • Part 2: Install ejabberd
  • Part 3: Basic Configuration

The goal of this article is to compile and install ejabberd from source on CentOS, configure admin account to enable the web admin and add an example how to configure ejabberd to support multiple domains or virtual hosts.

Part 1: Prepare The Server

Linux CentOS Minimal

Linux server installation:

  • You may use VirtualBox or any other virtualization software, or a real server
  • You may also do this in a VPS such as in DigitalOcean
  • You need fast Internet connection, we will be downloading lots of stuffs
  • Install CentOS 6.7 minimal version, get the minimal version of CentOS 6.7 installer ISO here
  • Configure the network so that the server will have access to the Internet
  • You must make sure that the SSH server is installed and running, access the server using SSH, work from outside
  • You will need to login as root during installation

Please note that you can always use full version of CentOS, the same installation steps in this article will still work.

Update: This article will also work on CentOS 7.1

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