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Rants: Nortel Admins, Nortel Types and Plain A-Holes

WARNING: Today’s post contains potential unfriendly and vulgar language. Reader Discretion is advised.

“You can’t make everyone happy. No matter how much you tell a customer such technology will be the future, they probably won’t get that.

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Topical: Why I left the Avaya List

About a year ago, I left the Avaya List. If you are not familiar, its a mailing list group hosted by Yahoo where one subscribes by entering their email and  they respond back and forth through a centralized email address. 1,310 more words


Lessons Learnt from Nortel's Demise: How to go from a valuation of $400 billion to 0 in just a few years

Yesterday evening I had the chance to attend the event: “Nortel: The untold story. From innovation, to acquisition to bankruptcy” at the University of Ottawa. 1,076 more words

Entrepreneurial Culture

NH Telephone Museum; Modern Electronic Telephones

Continuing from a recent trip to the New Hampshire Telephone Museum, these sets today feature telephones made after the mid 20th Century featuring proprietary and business sets. 407 more words

Office Telephones

Early Visions of the 'Information Highway'

MCI’s Anthem Ad, 1997

Nortel Networks, Come Together, ca. 2000

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Nortel Norstar SMDR

For you Nortel nerds out there, here’s something that I no longer own, but once possessed. Bought this SMDR 5 box at a thrift shop for under $5 and sold it for $80 on eBay. 363 more words