Podcast: Fonality's CEO on Asterisk, IP PBXes And Cloud Services

The VAR Guy Live Podcast: Fonality CEO on Asterisk and IP PBXesI interviewed Fonality CEO Chris Lyman for a podcast originally posted on TheVARguy.com. Our discussion offers managed service providers a high-level overview of Fonality's IP PBX strategy. We touch on such topics as Asterisk, open source, and hybrid-hosted services that combine on-premise solutions with cloud services.

The podcast is organized into five key topics:

  1. The big picture: Is Fonality really an open source company?
  2. How are Fonality’s IP PBX products positioned?
  3. Is Fonality a cloud or on-premise solution?
  4. Channel partnerships, including deals with Dell and Tech Data
  5. Fonality’s priorities for 2009
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