Chapter 12. Where to from Here?
To know the road ahead, ask those coming back. —Chinese Proverb
Congratulations, you have successfully installed and executed the AsteriskNOW open-source PBX appliance. You now have a fully running PBX system and are on your way of completing your office PBX installation. At this point of time, some advanced Asterisk topics are introduced. These topics mainly cover developer information, so if you are not a developer, you can easily skip this chapter.
Beyond the Dial Plan—Asterisk Gateway Interface (AGI)
Asterisk Gateway Interface, commonly referred to as AGI, is a scripting methodology for Asterisk. Based upon a similar methodology to Common Gateway Interface (CGI), AGI utilizes
stdin/stdout streams to provide a communication ...