16 Articles Tagged Government

11 Ways Avaya Technology can Improve Veterans’ Healthcare | Avaya Blog

11 Ways Avaya Technology can Improve Veterans’ Healthcare

  • Jerry Dotson
  • May 18, 2017 | Estimated reading time: 4 minutes to read
  • Studies continue to show that veterans’ healthcare needs are increasingly complex. The total number of veterans relying on Department of Veteran’s Affairs (VA) health care…

Social Security Administration Processes 500 Millionth Call Through Modernized Phone System

  • Luke Stangel
  • September 29, 2015 | Estimated reading time: 2 minutes to read
  • On the morning of June 16, the U.S. Social Security Administration (SSA) processed its 500 millionth call through its Telephone System Replacement Program (TRSP)-driven modernized…

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…

Why This Hospital in Nevada is Providing Virtual Doctor Appointments

  • Luke Stangel
  • February 5, 2015 | Estimated reading time: 2 minutes to read
  • Have you ever wanted to connect with your doctor from the privacy of your own home? Want to avoid a visit to the doctor’s office…

Federal Market Perspective: Cloud Technology Becoming Mainstream

  • Luke Stangel
  • November 12, 2014 | Estimated reading time: 2 minutes to read
  • There’s been a lot of talk in the federal marketplace about cloud-based services. Now, all that talk is turning to action. Federal agencies are no…

Marine Corps Marathon Races to the Finish Line

  • Luke Stangel
  • October 27, 2014 | Estimated reading time: 2 minutes to read
  • An estimated 30,000 marathoners from 50 countries took to the streets of our nation’s capitol Saturday for the 39th annual Marine Corps Marathon. So did…

Big Changes Are on the Way for Military Networks

  • Luke Stangel
  • July 28, 2014 | Estimated reading time: 2 minutes to read
  • If you take a close look at the networks used today by the Department of Defense (DoD), you’ll find decades-old technology that takes a lot…

Federal Panel Explores the Truth about Data Networking

  • Luke Stangel
  • July 24, 2014 | Estimated reading time: 1 minute to read
  • We’ve had a real seismic shift in computing in recent years. Data centers have consolidated and servers have gone virtual. Mobile devices now rule, as…

A Salute for Hiring Navy Reserve Sailors

  • Luke Stangel
  • July 21, 2014 | Estimated reading time: 1 minute to read
  • U.S. Navy Vice Admiral R.R. Braun (left) presents a certificate of recognition to Bill Laurie (center), VP of Avaya Government Solutions, and to Michael Prince…

What Really Happens When You Dial 911?

  • Mark J. Fletcher, ENP
  • February 1, 2014 | Estimated reading time: 6 minutes to read
  • This Avaya Connected blog entry is also available as an MP3 audio file. The most recognizable telephone number worldwide is undoubtedly 911. In fact, it's…

Social Government - Connecting with the Masses

  • Mark J. Fletcher, ENP
  • January 23, 2014 | Estimated reading time: 4 minutes to read
  • In the great words of Abraham Lincoln, our government is one that is “of the people, by the people, for the people”. In a two-minute…

5 Reasons Why You Should Call 1-877-HI-NORAD On Christmas Eve

  • Luke Stangel
  • December 20, 2013 | Estimated reading time: 2 minutes to read
  • 'Twas the night before Christmas and all through the house, everyone was on their smartphones trying to figure out when Santa would arrive... I'm not…

Five for Friday: Things We Plan To Do With Our Mobile Devices On Plane Takeoffs And Landings

  • Luke Stangel
  • October 3, 2013 | Estimated reading time: 2 minutes to read
  • Road warriors rejoice! A key Federal Aviation Administration committee has decided that using our iPhones and Galaxy Notes on a plane is safe during takeoffs…

Government Thought Leadership with Bill Schrier

  • Mark J. Fletcher, ENP
  • August 20, 2013 | Estimated reading time: 9 minutes to read
  • This Avaya CONNECTED Blog is also available as an MP3 Audio File While attending the 79th Annual APCO Expo and Conference in Annaheim, California, I…

Driving Down Costs for Governments and Commercial Organizations

  • Luke Stangel
  • February 21, 2013 | Estimated reading time: 0 minutes Less than a minute to read
  • By Guy Clinch Now Playing: Avaya TechTalk 008: Driving Down Costs for Governments and Commercial Organizations Avaya Tech Talk host Guy Clinch discusses tools and…

Breaking Down Silos and Driving Significant Savings for Government with the Avaya Aura® Private Cloud

  • Guy Clinch
  • January 31, 2013 | Estimated reading time: 5 minutes to read
  • By Guy Clinch Now Playing: Avaya Tech Talk #005 - Government and the Avaya Aura Private Cloud Avaya Tech Talk host Guy Clinch picks up…