When the Balboa Park Online Collaborative (BPOC), a technology-based support organization for venues in the park, saw the success SDTEK had first with the Museum of Art, and then with Mingei, they contacted SDTEK founder and CEO Scott Starost about helping them build a centralized telephone system onto which any, or all, of the standalone members within the park, could connect.
"What we implemented for the Mingei International Museum
was a very basic Switchvox system," Starost
We knew we wanted to work with Scott
, so we quickly identified the budget-friendly Switchvox system as the ideal solution for our expansive business phone system project."
recommended Switchvox because of its extensive features and its impressive cost savings.
Having experience in deploying other competitive solutions, Starost
was never fully satisfied with the value those systems provided to his
"I have a lot of knowledge about what telecom technologies are available and I am a fan of open source software.
When I started SDTEK in March 2007, I was looking for a reliable and affordable telephony solution for small to medium-size businesses," he explains.
"Once I started installing Digium Switchvox, powered by open-source Asterisk, I saw how flexible, affordable, and powerful a solution it was.
For the past four years, Starost
has been exclusively selling, supporting, and maintaining Digium's business communications systems.