Capturing beyond SIP or capturing with Homer 6

Data capturing is vital for operating and troubleshooting SIP platforms. While capturing the SIP and RT(C)P traffic is essential, it is far from sufficient. The SIP platforms are far from being SIP engines only - there is a lot of non-SIP data, related to provisioning,  to backends or  integration (with other subsystem) or related to … Continue reading Capturing beyond SIP or capturing with Homer 6

Migrating registrations to OpenSIPS 2.2

Starting with OpenSIPS 2.2 the registered SIP contacts (stored the location table) have a new unique ID named contact ID. This new ID is contact specific (computed based on various contact elements) and it replaces the old opaque ID which was a simple DB auto-increment key. But why ? to increase the efficiency of the DB operations, by using a single value … Continue reading Migrating registrations to OpenSIPS 2.2