Posts by Sandra Thomson

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Don’t Underestimate Smart and Secure Remote Access

  • Sandra Thomson
  • March 29, 2017 | Estimated reading time: 2 minutes to read
  • Like many people, I’ve spent a lot of time watching great NCAA March Madness games in the last two weeks. During the commercials, I’ve been…
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Three Attributes that Lead to Great Customer Satisfaction

  • Sandra Thomson
  • March 15, 2017 | Estimated reading time: 3 minutes to read
  • We all know that customer satisfaction dictates success in business. You’ve heard it all before: CSAT scores help determine likelihood of future purchases, customer turnover,…
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New Avaya Healthcheck Tool: It Just Got Easier to Keep Your Communications Network Operating at Peak Performance

  • Sandra Thomson
  • February 3, 2017 | Estimated reading time: 2 minutes to read
  • While the Patriots and the Falcons battle at the Super Bowl February 5, many of us will be trying to keep our New Year’s resolutions…
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Avaya Predictions for 2017 Services Trends: Top Focus is on Smart Customer-Centric Engagement

  • Sandra Thomson
  • January 12, 2017 | Estimated reading time: 3 minutes to read
  • Recently, we asked six Avaya services experts to help us reflect on the past year and to peer ahead into 2017. Our panel: Richard English,…
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Quiz: Do You Know How to Choose the Right Support Services Provider?

  • Sandra Thomson
  • December 5, 2016 | Estimated reading time: 4 minutes to read
  • All too often, we find that IT executives who are facing budget cuts buy unauthorized support services for their Avaya solutions. Doing so puts IT…
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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…
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Every Week is Customer Service Week for this Credit Union

  • Sandra Thomson
  • October 4, 2016 | Estimated reading time: 3 minutes to read
  • It’s not easy for credit unions to compete these days. Many need to win against neighboring big banks, with nearby branches, billions in operating expenses,…
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Six Questions to Help Non-Profit IT Managers Pick the Right Partner

  • Sandra Thomson
  • August 24, 2016 | Estimated reading time: 3 minutes to read
  • Every organization knows the importance of stretching each dollar. That’s especially true of a non-profit trying to keep operating costs at a minimum. They must…
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Be Ready! Protect Against Network Outages During Hurricane Season

  • Sandra Thomson
  • August 4, 2016 | Estimated reading time: 4 minutes to read
  • Keeping communication systems running at peak performance often includes a great partner with a deep bench of experts with experience in many complex situations. Particularly…
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Avaya Diagnostic Server Delivers Unprecedented Network Visibility

  • Sandra Thomson
  • May 15, 2014 | Estimated reading time: 2 minutes to read
  • Have you ever worked on a trouble ticket from a contact center agent reporting poor audio quality and you can’t seem to pinpoint the root…