Yeastar P-Series Appliance Edition

Release date: April 8, 2021

New features

Computer Telephony Integration (CTI)
CTI feature allows users to control IP phones and analog phones via Linkus Web Client or Linkus Desktop Client.
  • Requirement of Linkus Desktop Client:
    • Linkus Windows version: 2.7.7 or later.
    • Linkus macOS version: 2.7.7 or later.
  • Supported operations to manage calls via CTI vary from different phone models.
For more information, see Linkus Web Client CTI Overview.
Paging and Intercom
You can create a Paging/Intercom group, and place a call to the group members at any time or schedule a call to the group members ahead of time.
  • Paging feature allows you to make a one-way announcement to paging group members. The paged phones automatically answer the paging in speaker-phone mode.
  • Intercom feature allows hands-free and two-way communication with colleagues.

For more information, see Overview of Paging and Intercom.

Group Voicemail
Group Voicemail is a feature for a team to share the workload of reading and responding to voicemail messages. Group Voicemail can be configured for a Queue, a Ring Group, or a custom group. For information about the configurations, see the following topics:
Concurrent registrations for one extension
Registering one extension number to multiple SIP endpoints allows the users to handle calls on any devices. For more information, see Allow Multiple Registrations for One Extension Number.
Distinctive Ringtone
Distinctive Ringtone allows users to distinguish incoming calls by ringtones and notice the intention of incoming calls.
For more information, see Distinctive Ringtone Overview.
Distinctive Caller ID Name
Distinctive Caller ID Name is a string that will be displayed on extension users' phones. A distinctive caller ID name allows users to know where the incoming call is routed, and who is calling.
For more information, see Distinctive Caller ID Name Overview.
Microsoft Teams Integration
Added support for integrating Yeastar P-Series PBX System and Microsoft Teams. After the integration, you can achieve the followings:
  • Make and receive calls directly from the Teams App.
  • Keep your existing phone numbers, SIP phones, and any SIP devices.
  • Enjoy advanced PBX features including IVR, call queue, call routing, call recording, and so on.
For more information, see Integrate Yeastar P-Series PBX System with Microsoft Teams.
Reset Password
Super administrator and extension users can reset web login password if they forget the password.

For more information, see the following topics:

Asterisk Manager Interface (AMI)
Asterisk Manager Interface (AMI) is a system monitoring and management interface provided by Asterisk. The AMI feature allows you to connect an AMI client to Yeastar P-Series PBX System.
For more information, see Asterisk Manager Interface (AMI) Overview.
Emergency Notification Contact
An emergency notification contact is the person who will get a phone notification or email notification when an extension user dials an emergency number through the PBX.
For more information, see Add an Emergency Notification Contact.
  • Added support for restricting users from making international calls..
Import & Export
Added support for importing and exporting data of the following features:
  • Speed Dial Number
  • Emergency Number
  • Trunk DID/DDI Number
  • Trunk Outbound Caller ID
  • Inbound Caller ID Reformatting Rule
  • Static Defense Rule
  • Auto Defense Rule

For the detail of the import and export data, see Import and Export Parameters Overview.

Improvements and bug fixes

You can enable Yeastar FQDN feature and configure SIP NAT settings (on Public IP and Ports page) for your static public IP address or domain name at the same time.
Extension Bulk Edit
Added support for editing NAT setting for multiple extensions in bulk.
Linkus Welcome Email
Fixed the issue that the image of QR code didn't load in Gmail.
Email Server
The Username field and Password field for email server are changed from mandatory fields to optional fields.
Operator Panel
Fixed the issue that the number of extensions was displayed incorrectly if Show Unregistered Extension setting was disabled.
Fixed the Queue CDR issue: The call status was incorrect for the incoming call that reached a queue without any agents or a queue with all agents in "Paused" status.