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22. Clustering > Hybrid Systems

Hybrid Systems

A hybrid phone system (Figure 22-2) contains the same functionality and hardware as a traditional phone system, with the exception of another system such as Asterisk being attached to it, thereby providing additional capacity and functionality. Adding Asterisk to a traditional system is typically done via a PRI connection. From the viewpoint of the traditional system, Asterisk will look like another phone company (central office, or CO). Depending on the way the traditional system operates and the services available to or from the CO, either Asterisk will deliver calls from the PRI through itself and to the existing PBX, or the existing PBX will send calls over the PRI connection to Asterisk, which will then direc....


  

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