Editor's Note: Its been awhile but we are back. Big changes coming soon. Had to take leave but that is now in the past. I wanted to start off with posting this Origin story about Asterisk is you haven't committed their story to memory.
Origin stories are all the rage these days, and while perhaps the origin of Asterisk isn’t as exciting as the genesis of Wolverine, it’s still a pretty interesting tale.
Way back in 1999, Mark Spencer had just started Linux Support Services (LSS), an innovative small business that offered support for the Linux operating system. This was the height of the “Dot Com” era, and many start-up businesses were taking advantage of the open source operating system. LSS took off, and as it grew, Mark found that he needed a phone system.