Bayonne

Synopsis

Bayonne is the telephony server of the GNU Telephony project. It offers a free open source, scalable, media independent software environment for development and deployment of computer telephony solutions for use with current and next generation telephone networks.


Official websites


Mailing lists


IRC Channel

  • #bayonne on irc.freenode.net

Frequently Asked Questions


Latest News


Supported operating systems

  • BSD
  • GNU/Linux
  • MacOS X
  • Windows

Supported telephony hardware

  • Acculab
  • Dialogic
  • Pika
  • Quicknet
  • Synway
  • Voicetronix
  • Generally, any CAPI compatible telephony hardware

Roadmap


Downloads


Installation Guide


Scripting


HOWTOs


Licensing

Bayonne is licensed under the GNU General Public License (GPL) version 2 or later.

Reviews

Mattf writes:

the strengths of Bayonne:
  • Runs on Dialogic, Pika and other widely available hardware
  • extremely reliable, mine never crashes

and here are the weaknesses:
  • nowhere near as active of a support community as Asterisk has
  • configuration of the hardware/drivers is a nightmare compared to Asterisk/Digium
  • it is quite limited in it's included apps, IVR and voicemail
  • not as many options for scripting as Asterisk
  • it was not designed to have full PBX functionality, some PBX functionality is added as afterthought
  • the code/organization/flow is not as well thought out or documented as Asterisk is

Note: This review refers to Bayonne 1. Some of the criticisms do not apply to Bayonne 2.


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Synopsis

Bayonne is the telephony server of the GNU Telephony project. It offers a free open source, scalable, media independent software environment for development and deployment of computer telephony solutions for use with current and next generation telephone networks.


Official websites


Mailing lists


IRC Channel

  • #bayonne on irc.freenode.net

Frequently Asked Questions


Latest News


Supported operating systems

  • BSD
  • GNU/Linux
  • MacOS X
  • Windows

Supported telephony hardware

  • Acculab
  • Dialogic
  • Pika
  • Quicknet
  • Synway
  • Voicetronix
  • Generally, any CAPI compatible telephony hardware

Roadmap


Downloads


Installation Guide


Scripting


HOWTOs


Licensing

Bayonne is licensed under the GNU General Public License (GPL) version 2 or later.

Reviews

Mattf writes:

the strengths of Bayonne:
  • Runs on Dialogic, Pika and other widely available hardware
  • extremely reliable, mine never crashes

and here are the weaknesses:
  • nowhere near as active of a support community as Asterisk has
  • configuration of the hardware/drivers is a nightmare compared to Asterisk/Digium
  • it is quite limited in it's included apps, IVR and voicemail
  • not as many options for scripting as Asterisk
  • it was not designed to have full PBX functionality, some PBX functionality is added as afterthought
  • the code/organization/flow is not as well thought out or documented as Asterisk is

Note: This review refers to Bayonne 1. Some of the criticisms do not apply to Bayonne 2.


Hit Counter
This page has been visited 121174 times since June 24, 2005.

Legal Disclaimer
All trademarks mentioned on this page are the property of their respective owners, they are used strictly for reference only.
Created by: oej, Last modification: Sat 12 of Dec, 2009 (15:02 UTC) by rkelley
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