19 Articles Tagged Internet of Things

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The IoT Chronicles Part 2: Three Big Security Threats—and How to Solve Them

  • Jean Turgeon
  • November 28, 2016 | 6 minutes to read
  • With projected market revenue of $1.7 trillion by 2020, the Internet of Things (IoT) stands to forever change the world as we know it. In…
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The IoT Chronicles Part 1: Demystification and Strategy

  • Jean Turgeon
  • November 14, 2016 | 5 minutes to read
  • If you follow my blog, then you know I talk a lot about the Internet of Things (IoT). As Avaya’s Chief Technologist for Software Defined…
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Time for a New Network Engine: Start Running on a Software-Defined Network

  • Greg Deffenbaugh
  • November 3, 2016 | 6 minutes to read
  • I grew up on a wheat farm in the 70s. I spent much of my teens and early 20s working on farm machinery, before starting…
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Security and the IoT: Where to Start, How to Solve

  • Fab Fiori
  • November 2, 2016 | 6 minutes to read
  • I recently attended the 2016 North America IoT Tech Expo in Santa Clara, California. This event highlights how the most innovative advancements in technology are…
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As Consumer Tech Remakes the Workplace, a Thoughtful Security Strategy Is the Best Defense

  • Adrian Brookes
  • October 26, 2016 | 5 minutes to read
  • I think we’d all agree the business landscape has changed dramatically over the past two decades. Think back to the last time you wrote a…
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An Exploration of End-to-End Network Segmentation—Part II: Native Stealth

  • Jean Turgeon
  • October 12, 2016 | 4 minutes to read
  • As I’ve said before, no one provider can completely eliminate network security risks. There is, however, a proven way to reduce risk and network exposure:…
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How to Make the Most of IoT While Minimizing Security Risks

  • Jean Turgeon
  • October 6, 2016 | 2 minutes to read
  • I was in London yesterday for IP Expo 2016. I had the pleasure of speaking with many customers and presenting a keynote about the security…
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New Age, New Requirements, More Innovation: Three Ways to Keep Up (Part 3)

  • Jean Turgeon
  • August 31, 2016 | 4 minutes to read
  • The 2016 Rio Olympics may be over, but the excitement is still palpable. As I watched the performances from some of today’s most gifted athletes,…
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Avaya Software-Defined Networking 1.0 — Doing it Differently

  • Sunil Menon
  • June 28, 2016 | 6 minutes to read
  • Let’s start with a few figures that explicitly demonstrate the unparalleled scale and diversity of devices to the Internet of Things: Number of connected devices…
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When Analytics Is the Answer Are You Asking the Right Questions?

  • Laurent Philonenko
  • May 24, 2016 | 8 minutes to read
  • Depending upon what you read, who you follow, the Business Intelligence and Analytics (BI&A) market is valued anywhere from $16.9 billion in 2016, to $41.5…
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What Our Predicted 2016 Trends Reveal About the Future of Business

  • Laurent Philonenko
  • December 14, 2015 | 6 minutes to read
  • At Avaya, we’re always looking forward. When creating a road map for the future of the company and the benefit of our customers, my team…
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How Enterprise Virtualization Will Save Your Business in the Era of IoT

  • Randy Cross
  • November 30, 2015 | 4 minutes to read
  • Having a backyard full of trees is quite therapeutic during a marathon day of conference calls, but it also comes with a fair share of…
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Avaya Takes Home Top Gartner Recognition in Networking

  • Alan Hase
  • November 9, 2015 | 2 minutes to read
  • What do smartphones, pollution monitors, traffic lights and door locks have in common?  They’re all now “connected” –among the more than 25 billion “things” that…
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Why Your Network Isn't Ready for the Internet of Things

  • Mohamed Awais
  • May 4, 2015 | 2 minutes to read
  • Businesses face a tough reality—every day, employees, customers and partners bring a growing number of mobile devices into the enterprise, opening up the network to…
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Interop 2015: It’s Time for the Internet of Business Things

  • Jaime Weaver
  • April 21, 2015 | 3 minutes to read
  • Is the Internet of Things ready for the enterprise? It’s a question that’s front-and-center in my mind as Avaya gears up for this year’s Interop…
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Is Your Approach to SDN Putting Lipstick on Your Networking Pig?

  • Jean Turgeon
  • April 21, 2015 | 3 minutes to read
  • Your network is ugly. I know you agree, even if you don’t want to publicly admit it. If it looks like any of the organizations…