20 Articles Tagged CIO

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CMOs and CIOs: Stop Battling and Start Collaborating on Marketing Technology Solutions

  • Morag Lucey
  • October 31, 2016 | 5 minutes to read
  • In a 2011 webinar, Gartner Research Vice President Laura McLellan boldly said that by 2017, the CMO would spend more on IT than the CIO.…
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5 Things CIOs Must Do Immediately to Stay Relevant in Today's Environment

  • Usama Nouri
  • May 15, 2015 | 4 minutes to read
  • In most organizations today, CIOs are being asked to define in plain terms disruptive trends like IoT, Cloud, Big Data, analytics and others. CIOs are…
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Enterprise Connect 2014: Avaya Cloud UC Triumphs in the 'Game of CIOs'

  • Luke Stangel
  • March 27, 2014 | 2 minutes to read
  • At Enterprise Connect 2014 last week, a mock Request for Proposal (RFP) was held. This is a simulation of the large contracts that companies and…
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Avaya CEO Kevin Kennedy at Enterprise Connect 2014: How Fabric Connect Eliminates Network Suffering

  • Luke Stangel
  • March 20, 2014 | 4 minutes to read
  • Are networks complicated these days? You bet. The demands have never been higher, as an explosion of applications over a multitude of devices call for…
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Enterprise Connect: To Do UC Right, Plan for Constant Change

  • Luke Stangel
  • March 20, 2014 | 2 minutes to read
  • On Wednesday, I had the pleasure of participating on the panel for Marty Parker’s session at Enterprise Connect “UC Options: the Many Ways to Do UC?”   After…
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Q&A: How to Reclaim Tens of Thousands of Dollars from your Avaya Solutions

  • Mark J. Fletcher, ENP
  • February 24, 2014 | 6 minutes to read
  • Craig Schnieder is the VP of Operations for VOX Network Solutions, a fast-growing San Francisco Bay Area-based Platinum partner of Avaya. I spoke to him about…
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Avaya Evolutions arrive à Montréal!

  • Luke Stangel
  • February 12, 2014 | 2 minutes to read
  • Si vous n’êtes pas déjà au courant, Avaya est en tournée.  Nous tenons des événements d’une journée appelés Avaya Evolutions. En fait, il s’agit de…
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How to Virtualize ALL of Avaya Aura on a Single Server

  • Mark J. Fletcher, ENP
  • February 12, 2014 | 7 minutes to read
  • Paul Leatherman is the CTO at CRI (Communication Resources, Inc.), a major Avaya partner and systems integrator. I first interviewed Paul, an Avaya veteran, at the…
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(Updated Nov 2013) 123 Largest iPad Deployments by Enterprises and Schools

  • Luke Stangel
  • November 26, 2013 | 2 minutes to read
  • Back in the day when I blogged heavily about mobility, I maintained a list of the largest rollouts of iPads by schools and businesses. It…
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Finally! Avaya Messaging Service Brings Texting into the Business World

  • Luke Stangel
  • October 14, 2013 | 4 minutes to read
  • Everyone knows how popular texting is. Nearly 10 trillion text messages were sent last year. Of all U.S. cellphone owners, 80 percent of them use…
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iOS 7's Nine Killer Enterprise Features

  • Luke Stangel
  • September 23, 2013 | 2 minutes to read
  • I came across a great SlideShare deck over the weekend entitled, "The iOS 7 Apple Event for the Enterprise - that Never Happened." Created by San…
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Virtualizing your UC Network Lets You Get More with Less

  • Luke Stangel
  • July 17, 2013 | 1 minute to read
  • Getting more out of your network is a constant focus for many  enterprises in a world where success is measured in milliseconds. Few know this…
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Real Simpl(ified): Avaya Aura Suite Licensing Gets Easier

  • Luke Stangel
  • July 16, 2013 | 2 minutes to read
  • The new Avaya Aura Suite Licensing offers a simpler, more flexible way for customers to tailor the exact Unified Communications solution for their organization's needs. This…
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Avoid Bumps in your journey to THE CLOUD

  • Sanjeev Gupta
  • July 3, 2013 | 3 minutes to read
  • The buzz in the industry is around cloud services and the majority of CIOs we talk to share a vision of moving some or all…
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Q&A: The Value of Avaya Consulting in an ROI Age

  • Luke Stangel
  • June 25, 2013 | 5 minutes to read
  • Ajay Kapoor is the Vice President of Professional Services Consulting, Strategy, and Offer Development for Avaya (as well as an Avaya Connected blogger). Avaya today…
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Profile: Landmark Bank's Vision for Video Conferencing

  • Luke Stangel
  • June 3, 2013 | 5 minutes to read
  • Last June, Landmark Bank CEO Kevin Gibbens sat down with his CIO Brenda Emerson, and gave her an assignment: Get a new video conferencing system.…