Phone of the Day: Avaya Nortel T7208 Digital Telephone at Jolly Pumpkin Brewing in Hyde Park Chicago

Phone of the Day: Avaya Nortel T7208 Digital Telephone at Jolly Pumpkin Brewing in Hyde Park Chicago
Three things I love, and of course my Wife is number one…but the three others: -Breweries -Nortel Phones -Michigan Are all present at this new Michigan brewery that recently opened in Chicago’s Hyde Park neighborhood. The brewery is named Jolly Pumpkin and they carry some awesome beers that you can only get in Michigan. This ...

Phone of the Day: Avaya 9608G at a San Francisco Area Office

Phone of the Day: Avaya 9608G at a San Francisco Area Office
This Avaya phone was spotted while on a trip to San Francisco. These sets, while almost six years old, are still popping up new in many locations, especially as Avaya is speeding up the process for Nortel users to get rid of Nortel equipment.

Phone of the Day: Western Electric Princess Phone 1959 at Museum of Science and Industry Chicago with Queen Elizabeth II Using the Telephone

Phone of the Day: Western Electric Princess Phone 1959 at Museum of Science and Industry Chicago with Queen Elizabeth II Using the Telephone
I was at the museum today with my wife and I discovered this phone and unique photos describing it. It’s a pink bell princess phone!

Phones of the Day: ATT Definity 7406 Digital Telephones at the Grand Hotel on Mackinac Island, Michigan

Phones of the Day: ATT Definity 7406 Digital Telephones at the Grand Hotel on Mackinac Island, Michigan
My partner on this blog, Justin, took a photo of these legacy digital ATT (now Avaya) telephones originally released in the middle 1980s to work on the new digital generation of ATT PBXs that eventually evolved into Lucent and then Avaya. The Grand Hotel is a beautiful quaint hotel on Mackinac Island, a Hotel my ...

Phone of the Day: Northern Telecom Logic 20 Analog Set, Montreal

Phone of the Day: Northern Telecom Logic 20 Analog Set, Montreal
My friend Stephane from Montreal sent me these pictures of a Northern Telecom Logic Analog telephone he acquired and set up to work alongside his home Norstar system. Here is some information below describing the setup. “It is a Northern Telecom Logic20 It has a 50 pairs connecting cable with two amphenol connectors. The two ...

Phone of the Day: Cisco 7961 (or is it really a 7962????) IP Phone at Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Chicago

Phone of the Day: Cisco 7961 (or is it really a 7962????) IP Phone at Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Chicago
This phone was spotted in a consultation room at this very large hospital in Chicago. Northwestern Memorial is a huge Cisco client while its companion educational Northwestern University is still mainly Nortel Centrex and CICM 1100 series IP phones. This particular phone baffles me, because I thought the smooth rounded font text was introduced with ...

Phone of the Day: Nortel SIP 1140E IP Phone at North Shore Health in Mount Prospect, IL

Phone of the Day: Nortel SIP 1140E IP Phone at North Shore Health in Mount Prospect, IL
My doctor friend snapped a photo of this Nortel 1140E in its full glory in a healthcare facility of a large hospital organization in Chicagoland. North Shore Health System’s older facilities have upgraded their Meridian 1 systems to Avaya Call Manager and 9600 IP phones. This facility must be newer and still uses the Nortel ...

Phones of the Day: Nortel M2008 Digital Telephone next to a new Avaya 9608 IP Telephone at a North Shore Hospital in Illinois

Phones of the Day: Nortel M2008 Digital Telephone next to a new Avaya 9608 IP Telephone at a North Shore Hospital in Illinois
My friend grabbed this photo of a unique photo of a Nortel Meridian 1 System having been upgraded to Avaya. The older Meridian phone has a note on it saying not to use it for emergencies, hence the Avaya phone is now online. It’s a shame to see the rugged M2000 series phones being thrown ...

Phone of the Day: OBihai OBi1022 5 Line IP Phone PoE VoIP SIP HD Phone at Bru Burger Bar in Downtown Indianapolis

Phone of the Day: OBihai OBi1022 5 Line IP Phone PoE VoIP SIP HD Phone at Bru Burger Bar in Downtown Indianapolis
I noticed these phones at a really great Burger bar last night in Indy.

Phone of the Day: InterTel 550.8520 Axxess Digital Telephone at a Chicago Research Facility

Phone of the Day: InterTel 550.8520 Axxess Digital Telephone at a Chicago Research Facility
This Telephone was spotted at an office in Chicago by my wife. It’s an unusual looking Telephone that looks a bit complicated to use. Apparently the line buttons are on the left of the dial pad while the feature buttons are on the right. InterTel was acquired by Mitel, but Mitel is mostly rolling phone ...