New Phone System Sales- What the Experts Say

When it comes time to purchase a new phone system, how do you sift through all the clutter to arrive at what exactly your business needs to consider? To many, this can be daunting and not as clear as it might seem it should be. Some questions such as “how many phones do we need” […]

Avaya Business Phone Service

When it comes to expanding¬†or servicing your ATT/Lucent/Avaya sytsem, be it an Avaya IP Office, Avaya Merlin Magix, Avaya Partner, or Avaya Merlin Legend system you have a lot of options. Sometimes you need to just replace a part, or you are expanding and need to add a couple of phones to your business phone […]

Panasonic Phone System Needing Service?

Panasonic Makes Phone Systems? While surprising to many businesses in the Tampa Bay area and Austin Capitol Region, Panasonic does still manufacture new phone systems. Probably the most common PBX sold by Panasonic is the KX-TDA600 digital telephone system. It is capable of supporting VoIP protocols via insertion of a VoIP card into the phone […]

When To Replace that Old Nortel Phone System

When should you buy a new phone system?   Being in the business of selling telephone systems and unified communications, CSM replaces many old phone systems. Here in Tampa in the last two months we have had many installations. We replaced a large Inter-Tel, now a Mitel company, with a ShoreTel operating over 275 phones. […]

Help! My Nortel Needs Service!!

CSM Provides Service for Nortel Phone Systems in Tampa and Austin   With all the storms that have rolled through our area, we have received quite a number of calls from new clients asking if CSM can service their Nortel, Norstar, Meridian, or Avaya or AT&T Partner PBX phone systems. Of course, loyal blog readers, […]

Nortel around town!

Do you ever look at what telephones a business or restaurant has when you are visiting? Well, we do! CSM services all sorts of businesses, from hotels to restaurants, accountants to zoos! When our staff is around town we look at what telephones are behind the desk. All types of phones can be seen, including […]

ShoreTel or Avaya for your New Business Phone System?

ShoreTel or Avaya? A question that we receive a lot at CSM South is which phone system is better, Avaya IP Office or ShoreTel. And our response is always the same- It depends! This is not some sort of sales tactic, trying to win your trust with our evasiveness. It really is the truth. There […]

Business Telephone System Service Company Thoughts

Best Phone System Company There are a lot of different business telephone systems out there. Samsung, Toshiba, ShoreTel, Cisco, NEC, Avaya…..the list goes on! Which one is right for your business though? Well, it really depends on the nature of your business to a certain extent, but more importantly it depends on the company that […]