Telephone Systems

Fanvil i23S SIP door phone

11 Sep: Fanvil i23S SIP door phone

We have been testing the Fanvil i23S SIP door phone on an Avaya IP500v2 and Containerised Avaya for functionality and make the following observations. Of course, with any new device, check the firmware and upgrade to the current version. The test sample was a couple of versions behind and according to the release notes the new firmware fixed a few bugs and introduced some new features. The i23S has a robust aluminium frame with good…

Avaya-J-series-phones

06 Sep: Overcome the 6 common fears of upgrading your legacy phone system

Have you considered your business phone system recently? Chances are that you have may not noticed a few shortcomings. Maybe the equipment is old and phones are worn, maintenance costs are rising or increasing business needs expose limitations? With the move to switch off ISDN and PSTN, the only options are VoIP-based ones – either cloud or a more up to date on premise system. A fundamental change of this kind can be a daunting…

Convert to VoIP

27 Jun: 5 Tips to make an easy transition to VoIP

With the NBN rollout in full swing it’s not a case of if you upgrade to VoIP (Voice over Internet Protocol) but when. VoIP actually brings increased flexibility and reduced cost and, when it is done right, is highly reliable with great call quality. A successful conversion does need some careful planning.  There are several key components you should consider to make a successful shift. If you’ve already started the upgrading process to VoIP, or are…

Avaya 1616

26 Jun: End of Sale: Avaya 1616-I IP Deskphone

Avaya have updated their End-of-Sale notice for the 1616-I IP Deskphones  to the 11th of June 2019. If you require these phones then you are highly encouraged to place an order now to minimise the risk of availability issues. Availability cannot be guaranteed. The migration path is the J169 or J179 if a colour screen is desired along with their button modules however, the J100 series phones including the J129 and J139 require Release 11…

Elara 60 active call

12 Jun: Poly Elara 60 series

For employees that primarily use their smart phones, Plantronics has created the Elara 60 series headset and charging base to turn smartphone into a desktop collaboration experience. Multiple headset, speakerphone and handset options deliver a desk-phone-like experience tailored ot personal preferences. No-time, no-cost deployment enables simplicity ad freedom across your organisation. TOP FEATURES Seamlessly collaborate with desktop like convenience with headset, speakerphone, and handset options Multi-coil wireless and corded mobile phone charging options ensures mobile…