Company demonstrates the benefit of combining Open Source and
Commercially Developed software to the benefit of all Community Members.
LONDON, UK (14th November 2006) - Bicom Systems announced today it has released
its first freeware software to the "Asterisk Community",
OutCall. This is to be the first of similar releases of
proprietary tools that can assist users with getting the most out of Asterisk and
will also be released as freeware.
"Bicom Systems uses a variety of closed and open source software in
its telephony systems. OutCall is an easy to use and install
desktop application that assists users to integrate Microsoft Outlook™."
with use of making/receiving phone calls. OutCall was
built for the purpose of working with PBXware that is Bicom Systems' turnkey IPPBX
and best results are to be had with PBXware. Nonetheless OutCall
will work perfectly well with any Asterisk based system and integrate that system
with Microsoft Outlook™." said Stephen Wingfield, Bicom Systems.
"We know from our own experience that systems working
with open source software have tremendous advantages in both cost and
flexibility. There are however benefits also of proprietary developed software
that is funded with commercial aims. Used correctly together there is a winning
Microsoft's Outlook is the most widely used commercial personal information
manager and communications program. Asterisk is the largest and fastest growing
Open Source software application. OutCall is a commercially produced and maintained software program that
Bicom Systems wishes to be made available to the Asterisk community at large to
assist all members get most benefit from Asterisk.
As part of Bicom Systems wish to support the Community
the Company will also be asking if members could make donations through PayPal
to firstname.lastname@example.org as
they see appropriate for any benefit they receive from OutCall. These donations will be used exclusively
to encourage the development of Asterisk through the offering of Bonuses or
For full details on Bicom Systems products please www.bicomsystems.com. To
download a copy of OutCall, please visit
Documentation is available at http://www.bicomsystems.com/docs/outcall/.
About Bicom Systems
Bicom Systems is a provider of PBX and soft switch turn key solutions with a
presence in the United States and the European Union and supported by a network
of resellers across the world. Its solutions allow easy deployment, maintenance
and control of a wide range of telephony solutions. The company leads the
industry in providing the most integrated, ready to deploy, feature packed
Telephony Solutions for creating PBXs and BROADBAND PHONE COMPANIES. For more
information about Bicom Systems, please visit http://www.bicomsystems.com/.
Outlook is a registered TradeMark of Microsoft Corporation.
In no manner should this press release be understood to represent any
relationship between Bicom Systems and Microsoft or any endorsement of either
company or the products of either company.
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