Category: Nortel

How to Change Time on a Nortel Telephone System

    This time of year, we get lots of service calls from companies looking to know how to change the time on their Nortel/ Norstar/ Meridian telephone system. If this describes you, simply click here and be taken to our page with instructions on how to accomplish this yourself!   While we are chatting […]

08 Mar
CSM offers Nortel Service in Tampa, Austin, Sarasota and San Marcos

Norstar, Nortel, Meridian, What’s the Difference and can you Service it?

If you have a Nortel Networks phone system, you may not even know it! A formerly Canadian based company, Nortel may have gone out of business in 2008, but in the decades it manufactures phone systems, Nortel used several brand names. Originally the products were Norstar and Meridian. Generally speaking, Meridian systems were larger than […]

When Nortel Phone Systems can’t be Serviced

A world where Nortel is no longer around? If this were 1995, most businesses and experts would have had a hearty laugh and dismissed the thought completely out of hand. But, this is not 1995, it is 2015, and the unthinkable happened. During a heated bidding process in 2008, Siemens Enterprise Communications and Avaya went […]

Is Nortel really out of business?

Many of our customers here in Tampa have Nortel phone systems. Really, we have customers with Nortel in Sarasota, Orlando, Ft. Myers, Naples, Austin, San Marcos and San Anotnio- not to mention Nortel in more out of the way spots like Waco, College Station, Lakeland, and The Villages and Ocala. Some of these good companies […]

23 Mar

Nortel Norstar MiCS Phone System

The Nortel Norstar MICS phone system  or Modular Integrated Communications System was created to be a phone system for customers looking for a reliable, feature-rich business phone system that would be expandable. The MICS supports up to 24 incoming lines and up to 274 extensions. Though now a discontinued system and now owned by Avaya, the […]

Norstar CiCS Phone System Information

Norstar CiCS   The Norstar CiCS, or Compact Integrated Communications System, was easily one of the best selling of the Nortel/ Norstar product lines. Introduced in 1995, the system was an integral part of the Nortel family of products for over a decade. The Norstar MiCS, or Modular Integrated Communications System, was the big brother […]

27 Jan
Nortel BCM 50 Service

Information on the Nortel BCM 50 Phone System

What is the Nortel BCM 50 and can CSM service this phone system? CSM, as a factory certified Nortel vendor, has been servicing Nortel, Norstar, and Meridian equipment for over 25 years. Beginning in the Tampa area, we branched out and now provide Nortel Networks support in our core area and also Sarasota, Naples, Orlando, […]