The Civic Apps Competition Handbook by Kate Eyler-Werve, Virginia Carlson

By Kate Eyler-Werve, Virginia Carlson

Organize a Civic Apps pageant (CAC) on your urban. This useful advisor presents most sensible practices for every part of the method, established principally at the authors’ firsthand event making plans and coping with Apps for Metro Chicago (A4MC). You’ll examine every little thing from surroundings ambitions and making a funds to working the contest and measuring the outcome.

CACs offer software program programmers with systems for development potent apps, utilizing open govt information so one can foster neighborhood involvement and make executive extra obvious. This instruction manual is helping you tackle critical questions on the method and indicates you what’s required for making your festival successful.
* achieve insights from the authors’ survey of 15 CACs within the US and Canada
* Get instructions for setting up particular pursuits, and review effects with trustworthy metrics
* comprehend significant bills concerned and construct the cheap round companions and sponsors
* verify participation incentives, prize different types, and judging
* stay away from unstructured facts units through being selective while picking public datasets
* find out how the authors dealt with roadblocks through the A4MC pageant
* learn how to maintain lasting group curiosity as soon as the CAC is over

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Call detail recording modules Name Purpose Popularity/Status cdr_adaptive_odbc Allows writing of CDRs through ODBC framework with ability to add custom fields Useful cdr_csv Writes CDRs to disk as a comma-separated values file Usable cdr_custom As above, but allows for the addition of custom fields Useful cdr_manager Outputs CDRs to Asterisk Manager Interface (AMI) Useful cdr_odbc Writes CDRs through ODBC framework Usable cdr_pgsql Writes CDRs to PostgreSQL Useful cdr_radius Writes CDRs to RADIUS Usable—does not support custom fields cdr_sqlite Writes CDRs to SQLite2 database Deprecated—use sqlite3_custom cdr_sqlite3_custom Writes CDRs to SQLite3 with custom fields Useful cdr_syslog Writes CDRs to syslog Useful cdr_tds Writes CDRs to Microsoft SQL or Sybase Usable—requires an old version of libtds We will discuss some reporting packages that you may wish to use with CDR in Chapter 25.

Projects like Freeswitch, sipXecs (from SipFoundry), OpenSER/Kamailio/OpenSIPS, and many, many more (and more to come) help to round out the ecosystem. I want to take this opportunity to thank my very good friend Leif Madsen, who has been with me through all three editions. ), and it’s always a delight to work with you. I also want to thank Russell Bryant, who joined us for this edition, and whose dedication to this project and the Asterisk project in general is an inspiration to me. You’re a Renaissance man, Russell.

Unreliable This module is new or experimental, and is not suitable for production. Useful This module is current, maintained, popular, and recommended. Usable This module works but may be incomplete or unpopular, and/or is not recommended by the authors. New This module is quite new, and its completeness and popularity are difficult to gauge at this time. Deprecated This module has been replaced by something that is considered superior. Limited This module has limitations that may make it unsuitable to your requirements.

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