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Avaya Receives 2016 HealthTechZone Telehealth Award

Avaya SurgeTM Honored for Improving Healthcare Delivery

SANTA CLARA, Calif. --March 13, 2017 – Avaya announced today that Avaya SurgeTM (formerly SDN FX Healthcare) has received a 2016 Telehealth Award from, a leading healthcare technology news source.

“With rapid changes in technology affecting the healthcare industry and increased risk of security breaches, we are pleased to be recognized for our efforts to make deploying secure healthcare innovation easy and affordable,” said John Orton, the U.S. Healthcare Practice Leader, Avaya.

Attacks and breaches resulting from IoT devices are expected to escalate over the next several years as more and more connected devices offer entry points. Most approaches to the issue are rife with complexity, expensive and resource intensive; however, Avaya Surge now offers an alternative. The solution secures, automates and learns, significantly reducing complexity and cost while dramatically improving the process of tightly securing and managing thousands of devices.

“It is my pleasure to recognize Avaya SurgeTM (formerly SDN FX Healthcare), an innovative solution that earned Avaya the 2016 Telehealth Award,” said Rich Tehrani, CEO, TMC. “I look forward to seeing more innovation from Avaya in the future.”

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