Working Remotely, Nortel Style

Working Remotely, Nortel Style
My Father has been spending a lot of time in a hospital in our hometown of Munster, IN, called Community Hospital, actually a large Nortel customer.  The other day I was working remotely and I thought I should bring a little bit of my Nortel/E-MetroTel UCx system with me and plug a Nortel 1110 IP ...

Phone of the Day: Nortel T7208 T Series Digital Telephone TJ Maxx

Phone of the Day: Nortel T7208 T Series Digital Telephone TJ Maxx
Today I spotted this Nortel T7208 at a TJ Maxx Store in Indiana.  Most all legacy TJ Maxx/Marshalls stores continue to use their legacy Nortel BCM/Norstar telephones, while new stores use the latest Avaya digital phones.  These phones are the second generation of the digital telephones offered for the SMB line of digital telephones.  These ...

Paging on a Nortel Aastra M8009 Telephone (Video)

Paging on a Nortel Aastra M8009 Telephone (Video)
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Phone of the Day: Avaya (Nortel) 1230 IP Phone Hospital Front Desk + Waiting Room

Phone of the Day: Avaya (Nortel) 1230 IP Phone Hospital Front Desk + Waiting Room
Today’s phone comes from the hospital that my Father is being treated at in Northwest Indiana.  The hospital has an amazing Nortel CS1000 telephone system that has evolved from an original early 1980s SL-1 System.  Currently supported by a great local vendor telecom institution called Tri-Electronics, the system is constantly kept up to date.   ...

Phone of the Day: Avaya 6408+ Digital Telephone Hammond Clinic Munster, Indiana

Phone of the Day: Avaya 6408+ Digital Telephone Hammond Clinic Munster, Indiana
Today’s phone comes from my childhood healthcare provider, Hammond Clinic. When I was a child I visited this clinic for my physicals and I was absolutely afraid of the place and because I was always worried about getting a painful shot. I remember that this clinic used to have ROLM CBX RP120 phones, 20 years ...

Phone of the Day: Nortel M2616 Digital Hospital Phone

Phone of the Day: Nortel M2616 Digital Hospital Phone
Today’s phone comes for a hospital near Chicago. The hospital uses a Nortel CS1000 with a variety of telephones from the Nortel M2000 and M3900 digital phones to the Nortel 1100\1200 IP sets, plus many analog phones throughout the hospital. The paging system is also initiated through the operator console. Smaller zones paging systems are ...

Phone of the Day: Nortel 1210 IP Phone Munster Indiana Hospital

Phone of the Day: Nortel 1210 IP Phone Munster Indiana Hospital
The Nortel 1210 IP phone is a moderate user single line IP set designed for areas such as lobbies, checkouts or hallways. The 1210s were developed as a lower cost equivalent to the 1110 IP sets. Unlike the 1110 IP set which only has Listen On hook (no Handsfree talk back), the 1210 comes with ...

Phone of the Day: Nortel M7208 Holy Cross Cemetery Calumet City, IL

Phone of the Day: Nortel M7208 Holy Cross Cemetery Calumet City, IL
Very sad, my Mother passed away yesterday and we’ve been touring cemeteries around my parents home. At Holy Cross Cemetery in Calumet City IL I found this M7208 on our visit with the manager.

Phone of the Day: Nortel M7208 with Twoguysandtheirphones Justin

Phone of the Day: Nortel M7208 with Twoguysandtheirphones Justin
Spotted at Michaels store in Issaquah WA is my Purdue University roommate and great friend Justin posing in front of a cool Nortel M7208, one of the most durable and common retail store phones. Designed to work on the Nortel Norstar and BCM small business to medium platform, these phones were introduced in 1988 and ...

Phone of the Day: Nortel Aastra Mitel M8009 Analog Set

Phone of the Day: Nortel Aastra Mitel M8009 Analog Set
Don’t be deceived by this phones heavy duty proprietary look, this phone can be used on any analog line, whether it’s on a PBX, key system, centrex or pots line. This Nortel phone was introduced along with the heavy featured M8000 and M9000 small business terminals in 1993 to replace the Unity line of phones. ...