Articles from December 2015

A Day in the Life of James Bond: Why Today's CIO Is on a Very Similar Mission

  • Luke Stangel
  • December 20, 2015 | Estimated reading time: 4 minutes to read
  • When I finally got around to seeing Spectre, the new James Bond film, I came away thinking, "There’s a lot we can learn from that…

6 Curious Facts about NORAD’s Santa-Tracking Program

  • Laura Bassett
  • December 17, 2015 | Estimated reading time: 3 minutes to read
  • On Christmas Eve each year, hundreds of thousands of children around the world tune into their local TV news stations, search online and call a…

Survivability and Avaya Media Gateways

  • Andrew Prokop
  • December 16, 2015 | Estimated reading time: 6 minutes to read
  • Writing these technical articles serves two purposes. First, I love having the opportunity to play unified communications professor. I’ve been in this industry for a…

What Our Predicted 2016 Trends Reveal About the Future of Business

  • Laurent Philonenko
  • December 14, 2015 | Estimated reading time: 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…

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

  • Luke Stangel
  • December 10, 2015 | Estimated reading time: 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…

Avoiding Software Outages: Three Myths That Could Save Your Business

  • Joey Fister
  • December 9, 2015 | Estimated reading time: 3 minutes to read
  • You’re working on your computer when a pop-up suggests that you reboot to install the latest software update. Naturally, you can’t be bothered. You delay…

Understanding SIP PRACK for Avaya Aura

  • Andrew Prokop
  • December 9, 2015 | Estimated reading time: 4 minutes to read
  • As many of my readers know, every few months I teach a two and a half day class on “all things SIP.” My students are…

Intelligent Software to Improve Network Automation

  • Camille Campbell
  • December 7, 2015 | Estimated reading time: 3 minutes to read
  • Let intelligent software do all the work. Much has been written about the complexity of today’s networks and how mega trends like mobility, social and…

The Future of Intelligent Headsets: Avaya, Plantronics Expand Strategic Partnership

  • Luke Stangel
  • December 3, 2015 | Estimated reading time: 3 minutes to read
  •   In the age of the Internet of Things (IOT), it’s all about intelligence: smartphones, smart watches ... and, thanks to Avaya and Plantronics, smarter…

Understanding Avaya Aura SIP Registration

  • Andrew Prokop
  • December 1, 2015 | Estimated reading time: 5 minutes to read
  • “Let’s start at the very beginning/a very good place to start/when you read you begin with A B C/when you sing you begin with Do…