Since 1991, ATP has been a leader in hosted telecommunicationsservices. ATP's solutions have enabled companies to capitalise ondistributed telecommunications applications without the burden ofbuilding, managing, and maintaining the infrastructure. ATPs service offerings are now based on a hosting platformthat uses Asterisk at its core. While developing this platform, ATPgained a deep respect for the Asterisk system and the concept of theAsterisk Project. ATP is now committed to providing support for the Asterisk community inAustralia and New Zealand through support for Asterisk deployment andDigium as its primary sponsor.