93 Articles Tagged networking

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Let’s Talk about the Modern Business Ecosystem: Why We Need to Open Up

  • Jean Turgeon
  • May 22, 2017 | Estimated reading time: 5 minutes to read
  • Forty years ago, technology vendors had it all figured out. They would differentiate themselves by continually bringing new proprietary solutions to market—a recipe for success…
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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…
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Benefits of Deploying the Avaya Surge™ Solution for Any IP Network

  • Greg Deffenbaugh
  • May 11, 2017 | Estimated reading time: 3 minutes to read
  • The Avaya Surge™ Solution is designed to work in an SDN Fx fabric environment. But many companies don’t have the luxury of deploying a full…
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Avaya Surge™ Solution Makes Securing the IoT Easy for All Devices

  • Greg Deffenbaugh
  • May 4, 2017 | Estimated reading time: 5 minutes to read
  • Let’s explore how you can manage thousands of IoT devices while protecting your network and data from unnecessary risk. Often, we think newer devices will…
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Secure IoT Deployments with Avaya SDN Fx™ Architecture Solutions

  • Greg Deffenbaugh
  • April 25, 2017 | Estimated reading time: 6 minutes to read
  • Let’s look at how to deploy the IoT in a safe and sane manner—a top-of-mind business challenge. Before diving into the technology, let’s remember why…
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A Business-First Approach to Digital Transformation

  • Greg Deffenbaugh
  • April 20, 2017 | Estimated reading time: 7 minutes to read
  • In part I of this series, we explored the definitions of Digital Transformation, IoT, and Smart Enterprise. Digital transformation goes beyond normal organizational evolution. It…
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Digital Transformation, the IoT, and the Smart Enterprise

  • Greg Deffenbaugh
  • April 12, 2017 | Estimated reading time: 4 minutes to read
  • I was given the title “Smart Enterprise” for a presentation at #AvayaEngage 2017. The presentation abstract mentioned Digital Transformation and the Internet of Things (IoT),…
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Less Maintenance, More Innovation: How to (Finally) Fill the IT Skills Gap

  • Jean Turgeon
  • February 20, 2017 | Estimated reading time: 6 minutes to read
  • If you take a good look at how the business ecosystem is evolving, you’ll find that it’s being redefined by five key market trends: Automation…
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Hoteliers: Your Best Laid Plans Will Go Awry Without Strong Wi-Fi

  • Robert K. Mitton
  • January 6, 2017 | Estimated reading time: 5 minutes to read
  • In today’s smart, digital world, the average guest experience isn’t so average anymore. Traditional room service, for example, is being replaced by in-room kiosks that…
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Data Protection Part 3: Where Does Encryption fit into Data Protection?

  • Greg Deffenbaugh
  • January 4, 2017 | Estimated reading time: 10 minutes to read
  • I’ve mentioned that the SNIA SDC Conference provided the catalyst for writing this blog series on data protection. (See part 1 and part 2.) While…
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Data Protection Part 2: What About Unauthorized Data Access?

  • Greg Deffenbaugh
  • December 16, 2016 | Estimated reading time: 7 minutes to read
  • In part 1, we explored the physical loss of data, meaning the data is no longer available for access (intelligently) by anyone. There’s another, perhaps…
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Avaya Demos Wireless Location Based Services at Avaya ENGAGESM Dubai

  • Greg Deffenbaugh
  • December 9, 2016 | Estimated reading time: 5 minutes to read
  • Wireless Location Based Services (WLBS) are usually discussed in the areas of customer or guest engagement. However, there are also valuable use cases in the…
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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.…
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What does a Smart City look like? We’re defining it with a new partner

  • Jean Turgeon
  • September 29, 2016 | Estimated reading time: 4 minutes to read
  • The city of the future is a Smart City, emboldened by technology that folds in government, industry, and consumers. For this to happen, it needs…
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New Age, New Requirements, More Innovation: Three Ways to Keep Up (Part 3)

  • Jean Turgeon
  • August 31, 2016 | Estimated reading time: 4 minutes to read
  • The 2016 Rio Olympics may be over, but the excitement is still palpable. As I watched the performances from some of today’s most gifted athletes,…
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New Age, New Requirements, More Innovation: Three Ways to Keep Up (Part 2)

  • Jean Turgeon
  • August 22, 2016 | Estimated reading time: 5 minutes to read
  • If you’ve read Part 1 of this series, you hopefully now have a solid understanding of how businesses must keep up with today’s pace of…