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Overview

The Laboratory's current vendor for telephone pagers is American Messaging Service.

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Getting Started

Submit your request for external telephone pagers by sending an e-mail to tsc@lbl.gov, or by filling out an online Pager Order Form.

Please provide the following information:

  • User's Name
  • Type of equipment (numeric or alphanumeric)
  • Desired coverage (local, statewide, nationwide)
  • Project ID

Alphanumeric Paging:

  • Your pager e-mail address is your pager number (include area code) @myairmail.com (i.e. 5104864000@myairmail.com).
  • This email address is active -  you may begin using it immediately.  Please note that "myairmail" is based on the Central Time Zone.  Therefore, e-mail pages will be stamped with a time two hours later than our local Pacific Standard Time.

Paging in Canada:

  • The Telephone Service Center has a loaner pager available for customers who would like to temporarily use a pager in Canada.  If you would like to make use of this special service, you can send e-mail to tsc@lbl.gov or call ext. 7997.

Help

Please contact the Telephone Services at ext. 7997 or send e-mail to tsc@lbl.gov for further information.

Rates

Monthly Service Fees*

Model

Type

Monthly/Local

Monthly/Statewide

Monthly/Nationwide

Included/month

Z400
(Stores up to 30 messages)

Numeric

$6.71

$7.98

$22.74

500 calls (local, statewide and
nationwide)

Advisor Elite Flex

Alpha Numeric

$11.69

$12.82

$37.56

300 calls (local,  statewide and
nationwide)

iWrite P900Two-way pager with full keyboard (up to 20,000 characters per message).

Alpha Numeric

$21.60

-

$26.16

250 calls local 

1000 nationwide

* includes TSC $3.00 billing surcharge plus 14% Procurement burden

Included in your Monthly Service / Over Call Allowance

Model

Type

Coverage

Included/month

Over Call Allowance

Miscellaneous

Z400

Numeric

Local/Statewide
Nationwide

500 Calls

10 cents/call
25 cents/call

 

Advisor Elite Flex

Alpha Numeric

Local/Statewide
Nationwide

300 calls

10 cents/call
50 cents/call

1 call = up to 120 characters

iWrite P900

Alpha Numeric

Nationwide only

1000 calls

5 cents/call

1 call = up to 100 characters

 

Replacement Costs

Pager

Replacement cost

Z400/ Numeric

$50.00

Advisor / Elite Flex

$100.00

iWrite P900

$125.00