Joining the Comunnity
The first thing you should do is Sign-up for a FreeSWITCH
account to learn, chat and contribute to the community! Go do
that now and we'll wait here for you!
We also have a Mailing List you can join to stay up to date with what's new in FreeSWITCH.
Here are the two easiest ways to evaluate a working FreeSWITCH
1) The Pre-built virtual machine has a written and a video how-to to help you get started. All you need is a copy of
virtualbox and you can be off and running in minutes.
2) If you already have a spare Debian 8 or 9 instance handy, you can
follow the link below to get detailed instructions on how to get
our packages installed.
If you are an experienced developer you can also follow the
instructions below to compile the FreeSWITCH platform from source among other
manual installation options.
FIRST STEPS WITH THE FreeSWITCH PLATFORM
This comprehensive guide on our wiki will help you configure
and test a phone call using your new FreeSWITCH platform installation.
If you need a little extra help or you are intersted in using
FreeSWITCH commercially, you can contact us and get the help
you need. Either E-Mail us or call +18777422583