Articles from April 2015

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HIMSS 15: Looking Back on this Year’s Top Trends in Healthcare IT

  • Luke Stangel
  • April 30, 2015 | Estimated reading time: 2 minutes to read
  • Now that HIMSS 15 is officially in the books, I wanted to reflect on some of the big takeaways from this year’s show. HIMSS is…
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911's Biggest Flaw, and How to Solve It

  • Mark J. Fletcher, ENP
  • April 28, 2015 | Estimated reading time: 3 minutes to read
  • While you may not realize it, your telephone number has been a piece of information used to uniquely identify you or your location for quite…
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Q&A: Avaya Chief Technologist Jean Turgeon on Securing the Smart Cities of the Future

  • Luke Stangel
  • April 26, 2015 | Estimated reading time: 8 minutes to read
  • How are vendors like you linking IOT with security? What are the challenges? To address and enhance security as part of a Smart City initiative,…
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For Avaya Stadium, It’s Easy Being Green!

  • Luke Stangel
  • April 22, 2015 | Estimated reading time: 1 minute to read
  • Walk into Avaya Stadium, and you’ll be seeing green … and not just on the soccer field! Avaya Stadium, the first cloud-enabled venue in Major…
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Interop 2015: It’s Time for the Internet of Business Things

  • Jaime Weaver
  • April 21, 2015 | Estimated reading time: 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 | Estimated reading time: 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…
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How Avaya is Saving 1.5 Million Plastic Bags and Cutting Carbon Emissions

  • Luke Stangel
  • April 17, 2015 | Estimated reading time: 1 minute to read
  • Reduce, reuse, recycle -- that’s how Avaya will save 1.5 million plastic bags this year alone. In December 2014, Avaya began reusing plastic bags that…
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The Forgotten Factor in IP Video Surveillance Deployments

  • Darren Giacomini
  • April 15, 2015 | Estimated reading time: 2 minutes to read
  • Tens of thousands of people will stream into ISC West in Las Vegas this week in search of the latest and greatest security offering. Few…
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HIMSS 2015: Why Data-Sharing Among Medical Devices is Crucial

  • Luke Stangel
  • April 10, 2015 | Estimated reading time: 3 minutes to read
  • Do medical devices inadvertently cause deadly errors in hospitals? In a recent Gary and Mary West Health Institute study, half of the nurses surveyed said…
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Happy Birthday, iPad! (A Cautionary Tale for Businesses)

  • Luke Stangel
  • April 2, 2015 | Estimated reading time: 2 minutes to read
  • Can you believe it’s only been five years since the iPad graced our lives? I struggle to remember a time when I was without mine.…
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4 Ways the Cloud Helps Engage Millennials at Work

  • Pat Patterson
  • April 1, 2015 | Estimated reading time: 3 minutes to read
  • What motivates today’s knowledge worker? Recently at the Avaya Engages Silicon Valley event, I had the chance to hear Daniel Pink, author of the New…