Another Phone of the Day: Nortel M2216 ACD Digital Telephone

Another Phone of the Day: Nortel M2216 ACD Digital Telephone
Well I haven’t posted in a few days so I am going to add a whole bunch of phones today for viewing.  This particular set is a Nortel Aries II M2216 automatic call distribution (ACD) digital set used for high volume call centers.  This phone was designed to work on the original Meridian SL-1 and ...

Phone of the Day: Nortel T7100 Chicago Grocery Store

Phone of the Day: Nortel T7100 Chicago Grocery Store
My girlfriend and I went grocery shopping at a long time Chicago grocery store in the Bucktown neighborhood.  This grocery store has used Nortel phones since the mid 1990s.  They are one of the few chains that still place telephones on the sales floor, this one was a sales floor phone.   Obviously these sets ...

Phones of the Day: Mitel IP Phone and Console at Aloft Hotel in downtown Detroit

Phones of the Day: Mitel IP Phone and Console at Aloft Hotel in downtown Detroit
I stayed in downtown Detroit on Thursday night and I completely was impressed and blown away by the beautiful Renaissance of the downtown.   I stayed at a hotel that had these somewhat old-school looking Mitel telephones. See the attached photo.  

Phone of the Day: Cisco 3905 and 6921 @ a famous food hall in Chicago

Phone of the Day: Cisco 3905 and 6921 @ a famous food hall in Chicago
I visited this wonderful food hall last Thursday in River North, Chicago.  I had an amazingly great pizza in the Pizza restaurant.  This is truly a food lovers paradise!  I also happened to notice these sleek “nortel” styled Cisco IP sets.  Could it be possible a former designer from Nortel is designing these sets?  Cisco ...

Phone of the Day: Avaya Partner 6 Euro Digital Telephone at South Shore Brewing Ashland, WI

Phone of the Day: Avaya Partner 6 Euro Digital Telephone at South Shore Brewing Ashland, WI
My girlfriend and I were on a weekend trip with her family in Northern Wisconsin for the last few days.  After a long hike at Copper Falls State Park, my girlfriend suggested a surprise for me and we visited a cool brewery in downtown Ashland, Wisconsin on the shores of Lake Superior.  I highly recommend tasting ...