OpenID 2.0 for Google Accounts is going bye bye

Some applications and websites use OpenID 2.0 for authentication when you’re signing in, and to access data that you’ve given them permission to access. OpenID 2.0 has been superseded by OpenID Connect. Starting April 20, 2015, OpenID 2.0 will no longer work for Google Accounts. VoipNow OpenID 2.0 is affected by this change. Please migrate to OpenID Connect by the shutdown date. Learn how to migrate to OpenID Connect, and the OpenID 2.0 end of…

MeloTel VoipPanel3 – Extension Virtualization

An interesting new feature in VoipPanel3 is called extension virtualization. As it might prove useful in many cases, let’s review it. This feature is going to be available in all editions of VoipPanel3. The basic idea is that we want to separate the phone (device) from the functionality stack, which is setup by the user (features offered by VoipPanel). One of the main reasons behind this is to enable easy migration between devices, for example: When…

MeloTel VoipPanel3 – Account Levels

We continue our series of VoipPanel3 articles with another important improvement introduced by VoipPanel3 – account level reorganization. This reorganization will affect any software integration you might have with VoipPanel. Although we tried to preserve compatibility, it was not totally possible, therefore you have to modify your SystemAPI calls to match the new concepts. History When we started building VoipPanel seven years ago, we took the account levels used in hosting products as a model. That’s how…

MeloTel VoipPanel3 – The API’s

In the past week, we reached an important milestone – less than 100 bugs opened for the VoipPanel3 release. I know, it might sound a lot, but judging on the release size, they are a few. As the release will not take much longer, we are opening a series of short blog articles that describe the most important technical changes in VoipPanel3. We will focus on the changes that can affect you in a way or…

It’s Coming… MeloTel VoipPanel3

This informal article covers the very immediate future of MeloTel VoipPanel. While the picture is not complete now, we will update closer to the release date with more information. This article is organized as a FAQ. What’s the next major version of VoipPanel? The next major version is VoipPanel3. It is the most important release since VoipPanel born in 2006. What’s new in VoipPanel3? Cloud Distributed model – the most important change is an architecture…