Phone of the Day: Avaya 9600 Series IP Phones at an Indiana 911 Center

Phone of the Day: Avaya 9600 Series IP Phones at an Indiana 911 Center
In a recent news story, a new state-of-the-art 911 center in Northwest Indiana was featured for its latest and greatest technology combining all of the cities in the area into one 911 platform.  Can you spot the Avaya phones?   The cameraman kept panning in on the new Avaya telephones.  Here are some screenshots!

Phone of the Day: Shoretel 560 IP Set at a radiology office Chicago

Phone of the Day: Shoretel 560 IP Set at a radiology office Chicago
Yesterday I needed an X-Ray for my foot, so I stopped into a X-Ray facility that my doctor refered me to.  I noticed they had these sleek modern looking Shoretel IP phones on the desk of this office.  The employees used these phones quite a bit and they were handling many calls at once.  The ...

Phone of the Day: Aiphone Marketcom MC-60/4A Intercom at Dollar Tree

Phone of the Day: Aiphone Marketcom MC-60/4A Intercom at Dollar Tree
On a visit to central Indiana this weekend, I spotted this Aiphone Marketcom Intercom only handset at the checkout of the dollar store.  An analog regular telephone broken cordless handset is also sitting on the front checkout area as well.  Do you know how cheap it would be to get low cost Cisco SPA SIP ...

Phone of the Day: Cisco 6921 IP Telephone @ a northwest Indiana grocery store

Phone of the Day: Cisco 6921 IP Telephone @ a northwest Indiana grocery store
A very innovative local grocery store just finished renovating their store in the former location of the Omni Superstore that once made me so interested in Nortel by the Nortel Meridan 1 system they had in this location back in 1991. Well the sound sphere PA speakers are still there and sound amazing with the ...

Phone of the Day: Samsung Prostar 816 Telephone @ a dental office in Chicago

Phone of the Day: Samsung Prostar 816 Telephone @ a dental office in Chicago
I stopped at a dental office today and discovered this older looking beast from Samsung, manufactured long before the successful Galaxy mobile phones.  This system was originally manufactured by STC Communications which may have been a division of Samsung. This is a prime example of mid 1990s lower cost key system telephony, meant to try ...

Phone of the Day: Cisco 6941G IP Telephone at an Upscale Outlet Store in Rosemont, IL

Phone of the Day: Cisco 6941G IP Telephone at an Upscale Outlet Store in Rosemont, IL
Wandering through a retailer sometimes called Needless Markup,  I spotted a newer Cisco IP telephone that takes on the design from the Nortel T series telephones.  This was an outlet store of the upscale retailer, so even they have jumped on the upscale bandwagon. I also stopped at a Bloomies outlet in the mall and ...

Phone of the Day: Avaya Nortel T7316E @ a body and bath outlet store in Rosemont, IL

Phone of the Day: Avaya Nortel T7316E @ a body and bath outlet store in Rosemont, IL
Todays phone comes to you from a wonderfully scented store called Bath and Body Works.   I noticed this legacy Nortel phone has been branded with the Avaya logo.  What’s interesting is that I see these phones being ripped out left and right and replaced with much more complex and expensive systems.  These phones are ...

Phone of the Day: Avaya Partner 18D Euro Set @ ATT Wireless Chicago 

Phone of the Day: Avaya Partner 18D Euro Set @ ATT Wireless Chicago 
Today I stopped in a wireless provider.  They have completely eliminated desktop computers from the sales counters and instead they give the sales associates iPads.  The only thing left on the counters are a slough of Avaya Partner second generation Euro telephones.   As they told me, they still have a need for reliable land ...

Phone of the Day: Vertical 7024D SBX IP Phone @ A Country Club in Indiana

Phone of the Day: Vertical 7024D SBX IP Phone @ A Country Club in Indiana
This past Saturday was my 20th high school reunion and it was held at really exclusive country club in NW Indiana.  I spotted this phone on the hostess stand. The phone is called a Vertical SBX-IP telephone and even though it’s an IP set, the display still treats it like an old key system telephone ...

Paging on a NEC phone 

Paging on a NEC phone