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Avaya Announces End-of-Sale for BCM

Dane Newman Avaya has announced “End of Sale” dates for the BCM50 and BCM450 products as of March 2012. Avaya is merging the Nortel BCM systems into the Avaya IP Office.

Migration Paths for Norstar Customers

Jim Sites Norstar’s 20 year run ended on October 4, 2010 with Avaya’s End of Sale announcement. In efforts to consolidate products, Avaya is offering Norstar users two migration paths. As a Norstar (3×8, CICS, MICS, Call Pilot 100/150) user, you may be thinking to yourself “I don’t want to change. I’m happy with what I have.” Regardless of which camp you fall in to, we encourage you to explore all your options before making your next move. Currently, you have three. You may migrate to BCM, migrate to IP-Office 7.0 or maintain your current system until Extended Support Services ends. Here are brief explanations for each of your options:

Avaya / Nortel Releases BCM 6.0

Jim Sites On September 15, 2010 Avaya announced the general availability of Business Communications Manager (BCM) Release 6.0 software. BCM 6.0 will be available on the BCM50 and BCM450 platforms and introduce enhanced unified communications capabilities and provide new teleworking solutions.

Avaya/Nortel Norstar Systems Will be Manufacture Discontinued on October 4, 2010... What Does that Mean for You?

Jim Sites If you have a Norstar phone system there is a lot of misinformation floating around… We want to make sure that you understand all of your options so you can make the best decision for your organization…