The Diva Media Boards are exceptionally powerful PC-based telephony boards that provide rich media processing capabilities for both analog and digital solutions. They are available in PCI and PCIe versions. They scale from 2 to 240 channels per board and come in form factors of Low Profile (half length and half height), Half Length and Full Size depending on the channel density. The Diva Media Boards have been available worldwide for decades and have been successfully connected to almost any switch or line.
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Download all the software needed to use Diva Media Boards with Asterisk
All of the software and drivers needed to use a Diva Media Board with Asterisk can be downloaded as a single package from the Dialogic website. The Chan_capi driver (formerly also called chan_dialogicdiva) is compatible with all Diva Media Boards. It is included in the Diva System Release Software and can be installed and configured in the same way as the other board drivers. Please check out the "DEMO", which shows a system with the standard Diva SR 9.5LIN software. On top of this system you can install your PBX software (e.g. Asterisk®)
Help in understanding and implementing the advanced features of Diva Media Boards is available on the Dialogic website. README files that accompany the Chan_capi channel driver contain the basic information needed to install and operate a Diva Media Board with Asterisk. White papers, archived webinars, technology briefs, and application notes provide more detailed information about using Diva Media Boads with Asterisk.
Information on the chan_capi channel driver is available on various websites, mailing lists, and forums. Please note that there is no need to understand CAPI in order to use the Chan_capi driver. Standard Dialplan applications work with the Chan_capi driver.
Many samples have been provided with the online documentation in order to make the use of conferencing, fax and other features easy and straightforward. See a DEMO of an installed Diva SR 9.5LIN software.
For a live demo of a running PBX based on Diva go to: PBX-DemoSystem. On the Web GUI, please click on "VoIP PBX configuration" to see the PBX settings and click on "CHAN_CAPI configuration" to see the parameters that can be set to configure the channel driver.
Several forums are available to help with installing and configuring Diva Media Boards under Asterisk: