Telephones for Noisy Data Centers

Nathan Ward nanog at
Thu Jun 18 01:38:21 UTC 2009

On 18/06/2009, at 1:31 PM, Michael J McCafferty wrote:

> All,
> 	I'd be OK if we were in a facility that was only average in terms of
> noise, but we are not. I need an exceptional phone for the data  
> center.
> Something that doesn't transmit the horrible background noise to the
> other end, and something that is loud without being painful for the  
> user
> of this phone. Cordless would be very fine, headset is excellent.
> Ordinary desk phone is OK... but the most important thing is that it
> works for clear communication. A loud ringer would great too... but if
> the best phone doesn't have one, I'll get an auxiliary ringer.
> 	Does anyone have a phone model that they find to be excellent in a
> louder than usual data center?

Not 100% what you asked for, but the noise cancelling Jawbone  
bluetooth earpieces are great.

Nathan Ward

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