Asterisk provides an open-source solution for IP Telephony (aka VoIP). Customizing your telephone system to increase productivity remains one of Asterisk’s greatest features. Today, we will look at using Asterisk to replace your need for a fax machine.


  • Store faxes electronically
  • Reduce printing costs
  • Share faxes via email


  • Server running Asterisk (32 bit compatibility needed)
  • Fax for Asterisk Software Add-on

Step One: Get the Fax for Asterisk Software License

First, choose the licensing based on your needs. If you will only need to support 1 simultaneous fax Continue reading