Twilio at Astricon – Cloud Telephony & "Reinventing the Dialplan"

Earlier this month, members of Twilio’s core engineering team hit the road to visit Glenndale, Arizona for the 10th annual Astricon conference. Evan Cooke, our CTO, spoke about Asterisk in the cloud and the reinvention of the dialplan through cloud telephony. Check out this interview with TMCnet, talking about Twilio and the increasing popularity of cloud telephony: Evan’s Slidedeck from Astricon “Reinventing the Dialplan” slides from… Read More

Mark Your Calendars: Google Wave Meetup at Twilio on 10/22

Join us next week at Pier 38 at 6:30pm on Thursday, October 22nd for the San Francisco Google Wave meetup. The event will be focused on Google Wave users, so if you’re new to wave this is a great opportunity to learn how it works from experts.  There will also be several developers on hand to demonstrate how their gadgets and robots work. Thanks to organizers… Read More

This is Your Traffic Manager Speaking – ZXTM, Scala, and Twilio

Today the Zeus Software team published an article on their websites that provides an interesting walk-through of how to voice enable Zeus Extensible Traffic Manager (ZXTM) using Scala, and get started with Twilio. Using these instructions, you can configure the traffic manager to receive phone calls using Twilio.  The two menu options are: hear a node error summary set ZXTM throttling For all the details, check… Read More

Cloud Management Service Ylastic Announces Voice Alerts From the Cloud

Today Ylastic, the company providing a single interface for managing cloud services via web and mobile, announced new voice functionality powered by Twilio. According to Ylastic, in addition to the alerts they currently provide via email, Twitter, and Jabber customers can now receive voice notifications by telephone. How Ylastic Uses Twilio Ylastic initiates a phone call to the Ylastic account holder when their in-cloud virtual server… Read More