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What Activates a Survivable Avaya Communication Manager Server?

  • John Waber
  • February 19, 2016 | Estimated reading time: 3 minutes to read
  • I’ve been teaching Avaya Aura Communication Manager (CM) for about 8 years now. When the topic of CM’s survivability strategy comes up, I like to…

Understanding Avaya Internet Protocol Server Interface Resets

  • John Waber
  • January 28, 2016 | Estimated reading time: 4 minutes to read
  • I cut my teeth on Port Network (PN) outages when I joined Avaya’s Tier-3 backbone support back in 2006. I was assigned to supporting the…

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…

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…

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…

Learning to Work With Avaya Aura Session Manager Adaptations

  • Andrew Prokop
  • November 17, 2015 | Estimated reading time: 9 minutes to read
  • The problem with standards is that they rarely are. Despite the fact that SIP has been around since the 1990s, is fairly well documented, and…

An Even Closer Look at Avaya Aura IMS Call Processing

  • Andrew Prokop
  • November 5, 2015 | Estimated reading time: 5 minutes to read
  • Last week, I walked you through how Avaya implements IMS processing between Session Manager and Communication Manager.  Even though it may have looked fairly complicated and…

A Close Look at Avaya Aura IMS Call Processing

  • Andrew Prokop
  • October 28, 2015 | Estimated reading time: 6 minutes to read
  • It goes without saying that SIP is a protocol. After all, it stands for Session Initiation Protocol. It’s a series of request methods, responses, headers,…

A Developer's Intro to Avaya Engagement Call Control (ECC)

  • Andrew Prokop
  • October 22, 2015 | Estimated reading time: 7 minutes to read
  • I need to start by telling you that I am a Java programmer. Having experienced quite a few computer languages over the years, I started…

How Open Are You to Open Platforms?

  • Gary E. Barnett
  • August 1, 2015 | Estimated reading time: 4 minutes to read
  • Poll question: How many cloud-based applications does the average organization use? Fewer than 200 200-500 500-700 More than 700 Answer: D. Organizations now use an…

An Introduction to the Avaya Engagement Development Platform

  • Mark J. Fletcher, ENP
  • December 16, 2014 | Estimated reading time: 8 minutes to read
  • Fletch: Hey, it’s Fletch with the Avaya Podcast Network, and we’re here again live at Avaya Engages Silicon Valley. We’re sitting down with Gary Barnett,…

We’re Opening Up (Nearly) Everything We Do. Here’s Why.

  • Gary E. Barnett
  • December 10, 2014 | Estimated reading time: 3 minutes to read
  • Technology wants to be open. This concept—giving people the tools and freedom to build new applications, based on open APIs—is disrupting every corner of technology.…

An Introduction to the Avaya WebRTC Snap-In

  • Andrew Prokop
  • October 22, 2014 | Estimated reading time: 8 minutes to read
  • Over the last several months, I’ve written a number of articles about WebRTC. I discussed encryption, network address translation, signaling, and--over the course of four…

Writing Your First WebRTC Application: Part 3

  • Andrew Prokop
  • September 23, 2014 | Estimated reading time: 6 minutes to read
  • Welcome to part three in my series of “Writing Your First WebRTC Application” articles. Part one described the basic components involved in a WebRTC solution…

Writing Your First WebRTC Application: Part 2

  • Andrew Prokop
  • September 4, 2014 | Estimated reading time: 4 minutes to read
  • Last week I posted the first article in my series on writing your first WebRTC application. In it, I explained the high level aspects of…