Phone of the Day: Nortel M2008 Basic Digital Telephone at a Hospital in Highland Park, IL

Phone of the Day: Nortel M2008 Basic Digital Telephone at a Hospital in Highland Park, IL
My girlfriends lovely sister and husband had a cute baby today and they invited me to come hang out.  It’s been very nice to hang with the family on this special day. Like many hospitals in this USA country, they use a Nortel Meridian1/CS1000 telephone system.  Many hospitals have chosen to stay with Nortel as ...

Phone of the Day: Mitel (Inter-Tel) 4110 digital telephone 

Phone of the Day: Mitel (Inter-Tel) 4110 digital telephone 
Spotted at two different places I ate at, are these weird small key system telephones originally released by Inter-Tel and now owned by Mitel.   It seems to somewhat mimic the Nortel M3900 series digital telephones but something went wrong with the speaker……man I miss Nortel!       

Phone of the Day: Nortel M7310 Digital Telephone @ Pequods Pizza Chicago IL

Phone of the Day: Nortel M7310 Digital Telephone @ Pequods Pizza Chicago IL
After the Cubs game last night my girlfriend, her cousins and I went to the famous Food Networks rated #2 pizza (deep dish sausage) place in the country.  Seeing it has these ratings, the wait for a table was two hours, so we gave up and ordered a to go pizza. We had to wait ...

Phone of the Day: Avaya 9608G IP Telephone at the home of the Chicago Cubs Baseball Team: Wrigley Field, Chicago IL 

Phone of the Day: Avaya 9608G IP Telephone at the home of the Chicago Cubs Baseball Team: Wrigley Field, Chicago IL 
My girlfriend Gina invited me out to enjoy a Crosstown Classic baseball game between the Cubs and White Sox today at the famous Wrigley Field here in Chicago.   Wrigley Field has been an ATT Definity/Lucent/Acaya customer since the early 1980s.  The Cubs recently have been updating the stadium and now Avaya IP telephony has ...

Phone of the Day: Nortel M2006 Digital Telephone

Phone of the Day: Nortel M2006 Digital Telephone
In the spirit of the smaller digital telephones by Nortel, I am showing the Nortel M2006 baby digital phone from Nortel.  Originally introduced in 1989 with the M2000 Aries line of digital telephones to work on the Nortel SL1 and then two years later with the newly rebeanded introduced Meridian1, these telephones were a perfect ...

Phone of the Day: Nortel M3901 Digital Telephone

Phone of the Day: Nortel M3901 Digital Telephone
This little guy is the tiniest of the Nortel Taurus M3900 Digital Telephones, the M3901, introduced in 1998.  This is the only set of the series that doesn’t have a display and basically functions as an analog phone with digital quality technology, with a fixed Hold, RLS (Goodbye), Feature, and Line button.  This single line ...

My latest phone setup at my home lab

My latest phone setup at my home lab
          

Phone of the Day: Vodavi Infinite IN-9015-71 Digital Display Telephone at ArcCom Showroom Merchandise Mart Chicago IL 

Phone of the Day: Vodavi Infinite IN-9015-71 Digital Display Telephone at ArcCom Showroom Merchandise Mart Chicago IL 
Today’s phone comes from a fabric company showroom at the Merchandise Mart in Chicago.  I do not know much about these Vodavi phones other than the fact that they look quite flimsy when compared to Toshiba, Nortel, Cisco, Avaya etc.   These telephones are proprietary to the Vodavi Infinite 816 Key Telephone System.  The most ...

Phone of the Day: Bell Emergency Telephone @ Merchandise Mart Chicago, IL 

Phone of the Day: Bell Emergency Telephone @ Merchandise Mart Chicago, IL 
Today’s phone is an emergency phone located in a stairwell at the Merchandise Mart in downtown Chicago.