Articles from June 2015

Wearables Are Here to Stay and They're Changing Our Relationship with Brands

  • Luke Stangel
  • June 29, 2015 | Estimated reading time: 3 minutes to read
  • They're finally in stores and on people's arms. Proud owners seem to gather a crowd of admirers, hanging off their wrists wherever they go, and…

How to Prevent the 5 Most Common Communication Outages

  • Pat Patterson
  • June 24, 2015 | Estimated reading time: 5 minutes to read
  • While Governor Jerry Brown calls for water conservation in drought-stricken California, Oklahoma and Texas face record rainfalls, and Tropical Storm Ana hits South Carolina almost…

Creating Stronger Student Engagement in the Classroom

  • Luke Stangel
  • June 23, 2015 | Estimated reading time: 3 minutes to read
  • If you’ve been in a classroom recently, you may have noticed something different. Teachers are going beyond growing bean sprouts on windowsills and making papier…

Avaya Communicator for Web Communication-Enables Your Cloud-Based Business Applications

  • Bob Romano
  • June 18, 2015 | Estimated reading time: 1 minute to read
  • At this week’s International Avaya User Group CONVERGE2015 conference, we’re excited to debut Avaya Communicator for Web. Avaya Communicator for Web embeds real-time communication and…

IAUG 2015 Service Excellence Award Given to Avaya’s Debbie Smith-Handley

  • Luke Stangel
  • June 16, 2015 | Estimated reading time: 2 minutes to read
  • For her service "above and beyond the call of duty," Avaya account manager Debbie Smith-Handley was honored with IAUG's Service Excellence Award on Tuesday at…

Meet the 2015 Avaya Innovation Award Winners: T-Mobile, MGM Resorts, BBVA Bancomer, City Beach and Bankers Life

  • Luke Stangel
  • June 16, 2015 | Estimated reading time: 3 minutes to read
  • Even in an established business, there’s room for innovation. As the 2015 Avaya Innovation Award winners prepare to accept top accolades at the International Avaya…

Your Office is You: Work Is No Longer a Place, It is What You Do

  • Roger Toennis
  • June 15, 2015 | Estimated reading time: 8 minutes to read
  • Your office used to be a physical place. Do you remember that? It was that desk you went to every day, so you could work for…

Avaya Stadium Takes Home Major Industry Award for Fan Engagement

  • Luke Stangel
  • June 15, 2015 | Estimated reading time: 1 minute to read
  • When we announced that the San Jose Earthquakes’ home turf would be Avaya Stadium, we set a goal: to create the ultimate, state-of-the-art fan engagement…

The Top 3 Advantages of Video Communications in Today's Workplace

  • Bernard Gutnick
  • June 11, 2015 | Estimated reading time: 3 minutes to read
  • It’s often said that a picture is worth a thousand words. After joining Avaya and hiring a dozen people to work for me around the…

Avaya Showcasing Latest Hospitality Technology Solutions at HITEC 2015

  • Luke Stangel
  • June 10, 2015 | Estimated reading time: 3 minutes to read
  • Positive guest experiences are the top criteria travelers use to select hotels, far outweighing price and location. Improving the guest experience is profitable, too: Customers…

AvayaLive™ Video Delivers VCaaS Collaboration When and Where You Need It

  • Henry Dewing
  • June 9, 2015 | Estimated reading time: 2 minutes to read
  • To bring your communications strategy into the 21st century, take video conferencing to the cloud. But before you hop on a spaceship, zoom in on…

Smart Cities Rely on Smart Enterprise Transformation

  • Usama Nouri
  • June 8, 2015 | Estimated reading time: 4 minutes to read
  • Ten thousand years ago, early agricultural techniques paved the way for the creation of villages. Once food supplies became plentiful, people began developing specialized trades,…

Power Woman Patti Moran Makes CRN’s Women of the Channel List… Again!

  • Luke Stangel
  • June 8, 2015 | Estimated reading time: 2 minutes to read
  • Another win for Avaya #WomenInTech! It’s with great pride that Avaya announced today that CRN named Patti Moran, senior director of worldwide channel development and…

It's Almost Here: The 2015 Americas Partner Community Council Conference

  • Luke Stangel
  • June 4, 2015 | Estimated reading time: 2 minutes to read
  • For nearly 25 years, the Avaya Partner Community Council has been the premier forum for authorized partners to engage with Avaya. By working directly with…