17 Articles Tagged PBX

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Avaya Chief Public Safety Architect Talks Kari’s Law, Life-Saving Policies

  • Luke Stangel
  • December 10, 2015 | 6 minutes to read
  • When Hank Hunt’s nine-year-old granddaughter saw her mother being stabbed in a Texas hotel room, she did exactly what she learned to do in the…
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An Even Closer Look at Avaya Aura IMS Call Processing

  • Andrew Prokop
  • November 5, 2015 | 5 minutes to read
  • Last week, I walked you through how Avaya implements IMS processing between Session Manager and Communication Manager.  Even though it may have looked fairly complicated and…
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911 Awareness Means Tragedy Averted

  • Mark J. Fletcher, ENP
  • October 1, 2015 | 4 minutes to read
  • It’s said that “lightning never strikes twice.” This is, of course, a statistical assumption and is often disputed by scientists, who note that large attractors…
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If You Dial 911, You Should Be Able to REACH SOMEONE

  • Mark J. Fletcher, ENP
  • May 9, 2014 | 4 minutes to read
  •   “The greatest weapon on our arsenal is awareness. Once people learn of this problem, they want to help. So when you go back to…
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Dialing Telephone Numbers is Soooo Yesterday

  • Andrew Prokop
  • March 2, 2014 | 3 minutes to read
  • A few years ago my company merged with another company.  If you have ever lived through a merger, you know how complicated they can be. …
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What Your Telephone Says About You

  • Andrew Prokop
  • February 6, 2014 | 3 minutes to read
  • I have an odd quirk. Actually, it’s more of a habit than a true quirk. When I go into a place of business, one of…
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Hotel E911 Check-Up for Owners and Guests

  • Mark J. Fletcher, ENP
  • January 5, 2014 | 6 minutes to read
  • This Avaya CONNECTED Blog is also available as an MP3 Audio File Tragedy always brings out awareness. Would you know what to do if you…
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What Smart Analysts Think About Microsoft's Lync Telephony Claims

  • Luke Stangel
  • November 14, 2013 | 3 minutes to read
  • The big brains at UCStrategies had a very relevant podcast last week. Ten of the Unified Communication industry's leading independent analysts weighed in on Microsoft's…
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Who's the Real Number One in Business Telephony?

  • Luke Stangel
  • October 28, 2013 | 4 minutes to read
  • The telephone is far from dead. You know who still loves to call people? Family members, close friends and...the Pope. No joke: 76-year-old Pope Francis…
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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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California cold feet on E911 Legislation?

  • Mark J. Fletcher, ENP
  • September 4, 2013 | 5 minutes to read
  • This Avaya CONNECTED Blog is also available as an MP3 Audio File It's no great secret that for several years now California has been touted…
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Five for Friday: Great, Not-So-Obvious Songs About the Telephone

  • Luke Stangel
  • August 8, 2013 | 5 minutes to read
  • The Outside Lands Rock Festival starts today in San Francisco. I'm not going - the last summer rock festival I went to was Lollapalooza.... waaaayyyyyy…
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Avaya's Most Innovative Customers of 2013

  • Luke Stangel
  • June 4, 2013 | 5 minutes to read
  • There's no shortage of enterprises using Avaya technology in fresh, exciting ways. So it is always difficult to choose the six winners of the annual…
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May the PBX rest in peace

  • Luke Stangel
  • March 29, 2013 | 4 minutes to read
  • While attending Enterprise Connect in Orlando last week, I was struck by how often I still hear the use of the term "PBX." The PBX…
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Enterprise Connect 2013: What Was Hot, What Was Not

  • Luke Stangel
  • March 21, 2013 | 5 minutes to read
  • Cloud. Mobile. Video. WebRTC. Unified Communications. Those were the biggest trends at Enterprise Connect 2013, according to analysts convening at the final session of the the…
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Enterprise Connect: Winning at the Game Of CIOs

  • Luke Stangel
  • March 20, 2013 | 4 minutes to read
  • I've probably been to 50 tech conferences in my career. So things have to be pretty....different in order to surprise me. So the failed keynote…