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Product Brief

NORTEL NETWORKS MERIDIAN 1 OPTION 61C, 81C COMMUNICATION SYSTEMS

Solutions for Enterprise Communications
The Meridian 1 Option 61C and 81C Enterprise Communications
Systems are the powerhouses of the Meridian 1 portfolio. They
are targeted at mid to large sized organisations with the most
demanding requirements for capacity, reliability, advanced
applications and sophisticated networking. Both are equipped
with CPU and storage media redundancy as standard. The
Meridian 1 Option 61C is ideally suited for organisations
requiring up to 2,000 ports. It is also the system of choice for
smaller port sizes where resilience is a major consideration,
such as in a Call Centre. The Meridian 1 Option 81C uses many
of the Option 61C components but adds additional power and
capacity to support up to 16,000 ports.
Meridian 1 provides a platform for

workers. They are equally well capable of

applications such as CallPilot Unified

supporting large numbers of mobile

Messaging and Symposium Call Centre

employees through the “virtual office”

Server. The Meridian 1 Option 61C and

feature and i2050 software telephone.

81C provide the added benefit that these
services can be hosted centrally and extended
across the entire network to smaller Meridian
1 Option 11 locations, many of which may
be too small to warrant having their own
local applications platforms. This is achieved
using the Network Attendant Services,
Network Message Services and Networked
Automatic Call Distribution features.
The power, capacity and reliability of the

The modular design of Meridian 1 systems
across the portfolio provides built in
scalability so that when your enterprise
grows then so too can your Meridian 1.
This enables seamless growth from the
Option 61C to 81C as the need arises.
Typical Applications
• Mid to large enterprises
• Multi-site enterprises with sophisticated

Option 61C and 81C are also well suited as

networking and advanced applications

host sites for large deployments of the

needs such a Contact Centres, Unified

Remote Office portfolio which extends cost-

Messaging and Voice over IP (VoIP)

effective, high-quality communications to
the smallest branch site locations and home-

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Features of the Meridian 1 Option 61C / Option 81C
Nortel Networks
System Capacity

Option 61C up to 2,00 ports

Maidenhead Office Park

Option 81C up to 16,000 ports

Westacott Way
Maidenhead, Berkshire

Real-time Call Capacity

320,000 Busy Hour Call Completions

SL6 3QH United Kingdom

(BHCC)
European Customer Information Centre

Redundancy

CPU and Storage Media

Integrated Applications

Symposium Call Centre Server portfolio

+ 44 (0) 20 8920 4618

CallPilot Unified Messaging

* Number accessible from most European countries

MIPCD (One number find-me / follow-me)
MICB (Audio Conferencing)
MIRAN (Recorded Announcer)

Tel 00 800 8008 9009*

Fax
+ 44 (0) 20 8945 3060

Meridian Mail (Voice Mail)

e-mail

Meridian DECT Wireless Voice

euroinfo@nortelnetworks.com

Remote Office

Internet

System Management

Optivity Telephony Manager

www.nortelnetworks.com

Terminals

M3900 series and earlier supported Meridian 1

For more information please call your Nortel Networks
representative.

digital telephones, IP and Software

© 2002 Nortel Networks. All rights reserved.

Telephones Analogue, Basic Rate and
Attendant consoles
VoIP

ITG line-side, trunk-side and Wireless
VoIP Gateway

Software Features

450+ (e.g. Boss Secretary Filtering,

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globemark design, Callpilot, Meridian, Optivity and Symposium are
trademarks of Nortel Networks plc. All other trademarks are the
property of their respective owners. Nortel Networks assumes no
responsibility for any errors or omissions that may appear in this
document. Information is subject to change since Nortel Networks
reserves the right to make changes, without notice, in equipment
design or components as engineering or manufacturing methods may
warrant. The description of features and services in this document
does not imply availability in all markets.

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