ShoreTel Hardware

ShoreTel’s unique purpose-built distributed voice architecture forms the heart of our unified communications premise-based platform, allowing for its rich feature set and highly reliable distributed voice services.  Along with IP telephony, contact center, and unified communications services, it scales with plug-and play ease across as many sites as needed.

ShoreTel Voice Switches are purpose-built appliances providing VoIP telephony with unmatched reliability and availability.  Our appliances help extend system capabilities and secure access for remote IP phones and SIP service providers.

Some of the most popoular ShoreGear appliances and phones:

ShoreTel Voice Switch 220T1A
The ShoreTel Voice Switch 220T1A is a 1U half-width voice switch that supports up to 220 IP phones, or up to 70 IP phones, two loop start trunks, four analog extension ports and a T1 simultaneously. The ShoreTel Voice Switch 220T1A supports ShoreTel IP phones, softphones, and SIP devices.

ShoreTel Voice Switch 90V
The ShoreTel Voice Switch 90v is a 1U half-width voice switch that supports up to 90 IP phones, 90 voicemail mailboxes, and up to a maximum of 12 analog ports (eight loop start trunks, and four analog extension ports).  This switch supports integrated voicemail capability with 56 hours of voicemail storage.
The ShoreTel Voice Switch 90v supports ShoreTel IP phones, softphones, and SIP devices The ShoreTel Voice Switch 90v interfaces to standard analog trunks using loop start or wink start signaling as well as to standard analog telephones including CLASS feature phones with Caller ID Name and Number and Message Waiting.

ShoreTel IP Phone 655
ShoreTel's most advanced telephone, the IP 655 provides 12-line appearances, a large backlit touch color display and haptic (vibrational) feedback.  Advanced microphone technology delivers superb speakerphone capability for offices and small and midsize conference rooms when used with the optional extension microphone accessories.


  • 12 lines
  • Large color touch screen
  • Advanced microphone array technology
  • Integrated VPN Client
  • Gigabit Ethernet
  • Visual voicemail
  • Directory with presence indication


ShoreTel IP Phone 485g
ShoreTel’s advanced phone, the IP 485g provide a full color display, 8 line appearances, expanded call history, visual voice mail and an integrated 10/100/1000 Ethernet switch, allowing a network drop to be shared with a desktop PC.


  • Color backlit display
  • 8 lines
  • Full-duplex speakerphone
  • Visual voice mail
  • Expanded call history
  • Built-in 10/100/1000 Ethernet switch
  • Support for use with ShoreTel Sky services is targeted for 2014


ShoreTel Service Appliance

The Service Appliances are sealed appliances, optimized for resiliency and security, designed to run ShoreTel services such as integrated Audio Conferencing, Web Conferencing, and Instant Messaging for Windows and Mac. ShoreTel Mobility and ShoreTel Conferencing for Apple iOS users are also supported.

The Service Appliances can be deployed anywhere, including into a corporate DMZ. The appliance has been tested with well-known security tools for potential application and network vulnerabilities. 



  • Up to 200 simultaneous audio conferencing ports (including 15 HD calls)
  • Up to 100 simultaneous secure Web conferencing ports (HTTPS)
  • Up to 2,000 IM clients
  • Up to 64 conferences
  • Up to 1,000 hours of conference data


Contact Enterprise Networks Solutions today to discuss the ShoreTel voice solution and learn about ShoreTel's “Strong Positive” Rating in Gartner’s recent Unified Communications for SMB Report.