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Avaya Teams with Texas A&M University to Develop National NG9-1-1 Communications Network
Avaya is collaborating on the project with Texas A&M under a $90 million national Broadband Technology Opportunities Program federal grant. Avaya is also part of a Texas A&M program supported by a separate $6.6 million grant to fund the build-out of the U.S. Community Anchor Network broadband system and NG9-1-1 infrastructure. Avaya is also part of a Texas A&M program supported by a separate $6.6 million grant to fund the build-out broadband infrastructure that can also support NG9-1-1 infrastructure within the State of Texas.
- Government efforts to bootstrap development of a nationwide next-generation Emergency Services IP network with end-to-end Session Initiation Protocol (SIP).
- Interoperability testing of Avaya's technologies with third party systems, including call origin, network and contact centers.
- Core SIP communications technology and Software as a Service or cloud capabilities to address 9-1-1 nationwide needs as contact centers make upgrades.
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