NEWS & EVENTS
Avaya Wins Thomas Alva Edison Patent Award for Unique Method of Enabling Real-time Collaboration
- Avaya and inventors Birgit Geppert and Frank Roessler receive a 2012 Thomas Alva Edison patent award in the information technology category for “Telecommunications Endpoint for Managing Multi-Conferencing”
- The award-winning Avaya patent comes to life in the Avaya Flare® Experience, providing a unique means for users to manage real-time collaboration sessions
"We are very proud that Avaya innovators have again been honored as Thomas A. Edison Patent Award winners. We are working to transform the way enterprises collaborate and communicate, and the 2012 Thomas A. Edison Award in Information Technology is exciting and gratifying validation of our direction."
--KEVIN KENNEDY, PRESIDENT AND CEO, AVAYA
--ANTHONY CICATIELLO, PRESIDENT, R & D COUNCIL OF NJ
- For more information on Avaya Innovations and Avaya Labs, visit: www.avaya.com/usa/about-avaya/our-company/innovation/.
- For a video detailing Avaya’s 2011 Edison Award-winning patent, please visit: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GEzm1mlMvH8&feature=plcp
Avaya is a global provider of business collaboration and communications solutions, providing unified communications, contact centers, networking and related services to companies of all sizes around the world. For more information please visit www.avaya.com.