NEWS & EVENTS
Network Downtime Results in Job, Revenue Loss
- Avaya survey reveals 80% percent of companies lose revenue when the network goes down; on average, companies lost $140,00 USD as a result of network outages
- 1 in 5 companies fired an IT employee as a result of network downtime
"The advantage of Avaya Fabric Connect is that you only have to build the core once and don’t have to revisit it with redesign or reconfiguration when your requirements change."
-Phil Taylor, Communications Consultant, Leeds Metropolitan University
-Marc Randall, SVP and General Manager, Avaya Networking
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 visitwww.avaya.com.
Avaya surveyed 210 IT professionals in large organizations (250+ employees) within the United States, Canada and United Kingdom to understand how much revenue was lost in total as a result of all the downtime incidents caused by core network changes in 2013. The surveys were completed in January 2014 in coordination with Dynamic Markets (UK).