a lot of features of Asterisk are listed on Voip-info.org. Some of them I can not undersand and did not find useful information in Voip-info.org. I paste the features here, and I will paste more if I encouter another features that I can not unterstand. The answered features will be changed to green color.
1.[color=green]Flexible Extension Logic[/color]
2.[color=green]Interactive Directory Listing[/color]
3 [color=green]is “Local and Remote Call Agents” and “Direct Inward System
Access” the same thing?[/color]
This applies to the idea that within Asterisk that each extension is entirely programmable. Meaning that when you make a call to/within Asterisk, you go through a ‘dialplan’/script which matches the extension and then allows you to invoke features/logic within that script on how that extension behaves.
The ability to have dial by directory capabilities. Where Asterisk has the ability to allow you to enter in a person’s name via DTMF and then dial. This command: