Articles from November 2016

The Five Easiest Ways to Doom Your Next Mobile App

The Five Easiest Ways to Doom Your Next Mobile App

  • Nick Zdravkovski
  • November 30, 2016 | Estimated reading time: 5 minutes to read
  • The mobile app development industry is currently thriving, and increased growth is expected in future. Apps are transforming the world, and literally defining how people…

How to Architect a Cost-Efficient Cloud-Based Call Center

  • Alex Misevski
  • November 28, 2016 | Estimated reading time: 8 minutes to read
  • Contact center technology is a $22 billion market - however, only 10 percent of it operates on the cloud. Despite sharing a small fraction, Gartner…
IoT Security Risks | Network Security Solutions from Avaya

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

  • Jean Turgeon
  • November 28, 2016 | Estimated reading time: 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…
Replace the Landline & Develop a Softphone Using Cloud-Based VoIP

Replace the Landline & Develop a Softphone Using Cloud-Based VoIP

  • Alex Misevski
  • November 25, 2016 | Estimated reading time: 5 minutes to read
  • A softphone (short form for software telephone) refers to an application program that facilitates Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) telephone calls via computing systems. Initially…
WhatsApp Video is missing out on Open Integration | AvayaBlog

Has WhatsApp Video Missed a Trick?

  • Savio Tovar Dias
  • November 23, 2016 | Estimated reading time: 2 minutes to read
  • In today’s mobile-led world, there is no doubt that messaging apps are becoming the preferred means to communicate with friends, family, and even work colleagues.…
TaCode Tuesdays: How to Enable Multiple SMS Sending for Digital Marketing Campaigns

TaCode Tuesdays: How to Enable Multiple SMS Sending for Digital Marketing Campaigns

  • Alex Misevski
  • November 22, 2016 | Estimated reading time: 10 minutes to read
  • Welcome back to TaCode Tuesdays! This is the only place you can find snippets of code for use in your very own text/voice apps, along…
An Introduction to the Top Programming Languages for Mobile App Development

An Introduction to the Top Programming Languages for Mobile App Development

  • Bryan Dingwall
  • November 21, 2016 | Estimated reading time: 6 minutes to read
  • The mobile app development industry is already big—and it’s still experiencing exponential growth. By 2020, the global mobile app industry is expected to be worth…
How Secure is SMS-Based Two-Factor Authentication?

How Secure is SMS-Based Two-Factor Authentication?

  • Alex Misevski
  • November 17, 2016 | Estimated reading time: 5 minutes to read
  • With the current increase in digital crime and internet fraud, depending on passwords is no longer sufficient, and two-factor authentication is becoming a critical aspect…
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Nike’s Open Source Software: Why It Matters

  • Alex Misevski
  • November 14, 2016 | Estimated reading time: 6 minutes to read
  •   Open source branding is an emerging phenomenon. Spurred, in part, by the importance of the internet and dominance of social media, the principle behind…
IoT Chronicles: Demystification & Strategy | Part 1 Avaya Blog Series

The IoT Chronicles Part 1: Demystification and Strategy

  • Jean Turgeon
  • November 14, 2016 | Estimated reading time: 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…

Facebook OpenCellular & The Future of Wireless Internet

  • Alex Misevski
  • November 10, 2016 | Estimated reading time: 7 minutes to read
  • Facebook recently launched a shoe-box sized internet platform that can be mounted on a tree, street lamp, or telephone pole that’s robust enough to survive…
Achieve Better Outcomes for Women in the Workplace | Avaya’s Women in Leadership Program

How to Achieve Better Outcomes for Women in the Workplace

  • Amy Fliegelman Olli
  • November 10, 2016 | Estimated reading time: 5 minutes to read
  • I was really fortunate to begin my career at IBM. It was a company ahead of its time in terms of diversity and the investments…
Four Factors Help a Major Railway’s IT Team Stay on Track | Avaya

Four Factors Help a Major Railway’s IT Team Stay on Track

  • Sandra Thomson
  • November 9, 2016 | Estimated reading time: 4 minutes to read
  • For IT managers in one of the United States’ major railroads—an industry that has grown to $68 billion in annual revenue—keeping up with the latest…
TaCode Tuesdays: Fraud Control in Voice and SMS Applications

TaCode Tuesdays: Fraud Control in Voice and SMS Applications

  • Alex Misevski
  • November 8, 2016 | Estimated reading time: 9 minutes to read
  • Welcome back to TaCode Tuesdays! This is the only place you can find snippets of code for use in your very own text/voice apps, along…
Aiming Towards an Unfettered and Secure IoT

Aiming Towards an Unfettered and Secure IoT

  • Randy Cross
  • November 8, 2016 | Estimated reading time: 6 minutes to read
  • Last week, we heard bold claims by a networking vendor that they could make the Internet of Things (IoT) safe because they “own” the network.…
Avaya Equinox - the all calling-conferencing-collaboration solution from Avaya

Younified Communications—it Really is All About YOU!

  • Laura Bassett
  • November 8, 2016 | Estimated reading time: 3 minutes to read
  • One of my favorite things about working for Avaya is that we’re marketing the same collaboration tools we use to do our jobs. Best of…