Phone System Features Comparison

System Current Future
Feature Nortel
(Analog)
SipX
(VoIP)
Busy Lamp Field (BLF) X X  
Call Forward X X  
Call Park/Pickup X X  
Conference Calling X X  
Consultative Transfer X X  
Distinctive Ringing X X  
Do Not Disturb (DND) X X  
Group Paging X X  
Hunt Groups X X  
Integrate VoiceMail and Email X X  
Intercom Feature X X  
Last Number redial X X  
Meet Me Conferencing X X  
Shared Lines across phones (BLA) X X  
Sim-Ring X X  
Speed Dials X X  
Local Weather on your phone Dial-Up X  
Video Conferencing w/Google X  
Blind Transfer   X  
Click to call   X  
Custom Ring Tones   X  
Customized Music on Hold by Department   X  
Drag and Drop Operator Panel   X  
Help Agent (IM Based)   X  
Instant Messaging (through Pidgin software)   X  
Outlook Plug-In   X  
Personal Auto-Attendant   X  
Personal Conference Bridge   X  
Personal Group Chat Room   X  
Presence   X  
SoftPhone for Computer or Smartphone or Tablet   X  
Time Based Find me/Follow Me Call Routing   X  
Unmatched Voice Quality   X  
Upload Contacts from Gmail and Outlook   X  
Website for Self-Configuration   X  
Work at Home   X  
ACD with Skills Based Routing     X
Conference and Call Recording sent to your mailbox     X
Direct Internet Calling     X
Directory Lookups with the Global Address Book     X
Executive Web Portal on VideoPhones     X
Hotelling     X
Integrate Presense with Calendar Availability     X
Personal Call Assistant     X
Personal Fax Server (delivered to your mailbox)     X
Modified: 6/20/2013 12:26:20 PM