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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Do It Yourself IPPBX with CentOS 6.7 minimal, Asterisk 11 and FreePBX 12

Introduction

Do It Yourself an IPPBX.

This article is divided into three parts:

  • Part 1: Prepare The Server
  • Part 2: Install Asterisk 11
  • Part 3: Install FreePBX 12

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

Part 1: Prepare The Server

Linux CentOS 6.7 Minimal

Linux server installation:

  • You may use VirtualBox or any other virtualization software, or a real server
  • You need fast Internet connection, we will be downloading lots of stuffs from the server
  • Install CentOS 6.7 minimal version, get minimal version of ISO here
  • Configure the network so that the server will have access to the Internet
  • Access the server using SSH, work from outside
  • You will need to login as root during installation

Suggestion on partition layout:

  • 4GB for /
  • 1GB for swap
  • the rest of available space for /var

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