The Asterisk Advanced class is a five-day course for our more experience Asterisk user, who are already familiar with the basics of Asterisk and Linux command-line, but want to learn more. Students will learn to create advanced dial plans and create innovative telephony solutions by using the features of Asterisk. It is a combination of both lectures and labs designed to give the students both the theory behind the concepts and the hands-on experience to be able to effectively deploy Asterisk-based solutions.The dCAP exam is offered at the end of this class, like it was with the Bootcamp class.Students will learn to create advanced dial plans and create innovative telephony solutions by using the features of Asterisk. Along the way, students will also get important insight into Voice over IP, and how to design robust VoIP networks. Students will also explore connecting Asterisk to a variety of devices, including analog phones and phone lines, digital phone lines, and VoIP providers.