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Networks 2020 - An IDC Report [PDF]

15 Mar 2017
Analyzing the market trends in the overall IT market, and the networking industry itself, IDC has highlighted the evolutionary directions that networking technology will need to follow to satisfy the needs of digitally transformed enterprises in the next decade.

Info-Tech Vendor Landscape: Enterprise Wired and Wireless LAN [PDF]

15 Sep 2016
Avaya has been ranked as an Innovator in Info-Tech Research Group’s 2016 Enterprise Wired and Wireless LAN Vendor Landscape. Avaya Networking was recognized by Info-Tech Research Group for “compelling offerings for BYOD and Internet of Things (IoT). Vendors recognized as Innovators demonstrate innovative product strengths that act as their competitive advantage in appealing to niche segments of the market.

End-To-End Network Segmentation Research [PDF]

07 Sep 2016
This research study was conducted by an independent survey research firm, and provides valuable information that assesses organizations views and readiness to implement end-to-end network segmentation.

Critical Capabilities for Wired and Wireless LAN Access Infrastructure [PDF]

14 Oct 2015
Gartner evaluates the critical capabilities of wired and wireless LAN access networking vendors against a set of common enterprise use cases. Network decision makers can use this research to determine which vendors have the best mix of capabilities for their specific usage requirements.

Better Together – Why Avaya Applications are Better with Avaya [PDF]

12 Jun 2015
Certain technology combinations just work better together than others. Your engagement applications infrastructure is one of the most important set of technologies that you run in your company. Here are 10 reasons why Avaya applications are better with Avaya Networking.

Fabric Connect Customer Experience Research Report [PDF]

09 Feb 2015
This independent market research set out to investigate the impact Avaya Fabric Connect has had on its customer base. It shows that all key performance indicators have improved, but also that many common problems typically associated with running a network have actually been almost eradicated for some customers.


Smarter Networking with Native Stealth [PDF]

07 Sep 2016
By natively embedding stealth capabilities into the fabric of their network, organizations can significantly reduce their exposure to and risk of cyberattack. Avoiding many of the conventional hooks, and obsoleting the typical tools, that hackers seek to exploit, businesses can reduce their exposure and more tightly focus their specialist security efforts.

Smarter Networking with Hyper-Segmentation [PDF]

07 Sep 2016
With hyper-segmentation, organizations can establish borders to defend against unauthorized lateral movement, reduce their attack profile, deliver highly effective breach isolation, improve the effectiveness of anomaly scanning, and greatly improve the value of specialist security appliances.

Smarter Networking with Automatic Elasticity [PDF]

07 Sep 2016
Elasticity delivers multiple benefits to the information-centric organization: service agility is enhanced, access control can be effectively enforced, any unused or redundant configuration is rolled back, leaving the network edge “clean”. Flipping the convention of access-by-default, automatic elasticity obscures even the hint of network configuration, let alone connectivity, unless and until successful authentication.

The Smart Approach To Networking For Enhanced IoT [PDF]

22 Mar 2016
Avaya has pioneered the concept of “network elasticity”, and is uniquely positioned – by virtue of differentiated technologies – to deliver solutions that make this a reality.

The Smart Approach To Networking For Enhanced Mobility [PDF]

22 Mar 2016
Avaya creates unified access solutions that seamlessly integrate wireless with traditional access and the greater network. Featuring a holistic, cohesive approach to access control, and leveraging enterprise-class authentication and authorization capabilities, these solutions deliver what matters most: a high-quality experience, independent of the access technology.

The Smart Approach To Networking For Enhanced Agility [PDF]

09 Mar 2016
With an Avaya Fabric Connect foundation, IT can dramatically revolutionize their ability to deliver agile services. By fundamentally changing the way that the network is built and operated, businesses can shift their focus from mundane, time-consuming maintenance to value-adding initiatives; re-directing precious skills to enhance the business’s operational efficiency and competitive capability.

The Smart Approach To Networking For Enhanced Cyber Security [PDF]

04 Mar 2016
Avaya delivers businesses a smart alternative to the conventional, outdated techniques and technologies that are proving largely ineffective to digital-age threats. Solutions created using the Avaya SDN Fx™ Architecture leverage, at their foundation, a next-generation network virtualisation technology that naturally compartmentalises traffic.

Avaya Support Services for clients with Avaya Networking Portfolio solutions [PDF]

11 Nov 2015
The purchase of an Avaya Networking portfolio solution may include a standard or lifetime product warranty. While such warranties generally follow industry standards for duration and coverage, they are not intended to fulfill all support needs. Because each business’s needs are different Avaya also offers — and strongly recommends — Networking Support services that clients can tailor specifically for their organizations. In this way, their networking solutions maintain the highest levels of business performance, remain competitive in the marketplace and provide clients with the confidence needed to conduct business transactions

Top 10 Reasons Avaya Networking and Wireless LAN Should be Selected for your IP Office Deployment [PDF]

29 Oct 2015
When Avaya Networking technology is deployed with IP Office and Avaya IP handsets, manual provisioning is eliminated, making the process of design, deployment, and maintenance easier. Avaya networking solutions help you do jobs faster, with less chance of error.

Maximizing the Mobile Learning Experience on Campus with Avaya [PDF]

15 Apr 2015
In classrooms and across campus, the digital revolution is upon us. To enable mobile learning, school districts and higher education institutions are putting their trust in an Avaya mobile learning solution that consists of the Avaya Wireless LAN 9100 Series and Avaya Identity Engines.

Avaya WLAN 9100 Series: Top 10 things you need to know [PDF]

15 Apr 2015
Avaya WLAN 9100 Series delivers wired-like performance and predictability to your mobile users and today’s wireless office. Providing application-level visibility and control, it helps ensure your wireless network delivers uncompromised access to the applications and services that are most valuable to your business—and is not crippled by bandwidth-hogging personal and recreational applications. Avaya WLAN 9100 offers a robust and simple to manage solution that can adapt to changing business requirements and protect your investment against inevitable increases in bandwidth demands.

Fact Sheets

Avaya Ethernet Routing Switch 5900 Series [PDF]

12 May 2017
The Avaya Ethernet Routing Switch 5900 Series is a premium Stackable Chassis system providing high-performance, convergence-ready, resilient and more secure Ethernet switching connectivity. Supporting Avaya Fabric Connect, it also delivers virtual fabric services to the network edge /wiring closet environment. Available in 4 model variants supporting 10/100/1000 switching and routing, 40 uplink capacity Gbps (4 x SFP+) and Power-over-Ethernet+, the Ethernet Routing Switch 5900 is ideally suited for high-end wiring closet and network edge deployments.

Smart Campus - Smart Digital World Solutions [PDF]

31 May 2016
Upgrade communications, security, and situational operations for modern campuses across all verticals with Smart Campus.

Create Outstanding User Experiences with an All Avaya Solution [PDF]

26 Jan 2016
Avaya takes an application-first approach to networking. We call it Avaya on Avaya — integrated pre-tested solutions that accelerate time to service and resolve issues proactively through enhanced performance monitoring. Avaya on Avaya delivers a superior user experience and better value for IT


Infographic: Securing the Everywhere Perimeter [PDF]

07 Sep 2016
Look at the perceptions and use of end-to-end network segmentation as a baseline security approach to the new everywhere perimeter. (Based on research from an independent survey research firm.)


Avaya Wireless LAN 9100: Delivering A High-Quality User Experience [3:17]

19 Jan 2015
Avaya WLAN 9100 Series delivers wired-like performance and predictability to your mobile users in today’s wireless office. Providing application-level visibility and control, Avaya WLAN 9100 offers a robust and simple to manage solution that can adapt to changing business requirements and protect your investment against inevitable increases in bandwidth demands.

Avaya Managed Services [3:33]

05 Jan 2015
Watch a brief overview video of the Avaya Managed Services portfolio. Review our solutions and some of the benefits our clients receive.

Identity Engines: Simplifying and Streamlining Network Access [3:48]

02 Jan 2015
Avaya Identity Engines Portfolio solutions enable businesses to control who accesses a network, when, where, and how the network is accessed, and which devices will be allowed on the network.

White Papers

The Benefits of Wireless LAN Management in the Cloud [PDF]

03 Oct 2016
The Avaya Cloud Networking Platform simplifies wireless and wired deployments allowing organizations to easily manage, control and secure their network anytime, anywhere. This allows them to focus on what they do best – serving their core customers and constituencies, not manage IT infrastructure.

Defining and Protecting Essential Applications and Confidential Data [PDF]

07 Sep 2016
The challenge of business continuity and information security is not the complexities of individual components or even the technology as a whole, but determining precisely which applications and what data needs protection. Avaya makes it possible for the network to handle once-manual functions automatically, reducing the potential for error, and accelerating time-to-service. This empowers the network to quickly respond to changing business requirements with precision and flexibility.

Securing the Everywhere Perimeter [PDF]

07 Sep 2016
IoT, BYOD, and cloud have fragmented the traditional network perimeter. Businesses need an effective strategy to differentiate critical applications and confidential data, partition user and devices, establish policy boundaries, and reduce their exposure. Avaya delivers technologies that help secure the everywhere-perimeter. By providing a foundational layer that seamlessly manages hyper-segmentation, native stealth, and automatic elasticity across the organization. Avaya makes protecting and managing everywhere-access practical.

Divide & Conquer: Cybersecurity Through Hyper-Segmentation

06 Sep 2016
Hackers are becoming increasingly sophisticated, forcing organizations to find a better way to thwart attacks and protect access to enterprise networks. Avaya hyper-segmentation creates dead ends for hackers. If one segment of the network is attacked, hyper-segmentation prevents uncontrolled access everywhere. Any damage is contained to one isolated segment. And, in the age of IoT, scalability is important: you can set up any number of isolated segments quickly and easily. Learn more in this white paper sponsored by Avaya.

The New World Of Network Security [PDF]

02 Sep 2016
This whitepaper offers a roadmap for implementing smart, multilevel security capabilities to simplify access control, overcome inherent vulnerabilities in the IP protocol and enable new levels of network segmentation and isolation

The Evolution of WLAN Architecture [PDF]

25 May 2016
With the next generation of WLAN solutions now upon us, delivering multi-gigabit bandwidth, it is important to look at the pros and cons of different architectures and to ask yourself, which architecture will best serve your mobile users needs today and into the future.

The IoT Playbook for Wireless LAN [PDF]

08 Dec 2015
This white paper by Zeus Kerravala, the founder and principal analyst with ZK Research, provides valuable insight into the Era of the Internet of Things (IoT), and the effect it will have on enterprises and wireless LAN. The playbook then provides Evaluation Criteria for IoT concludes with recommendation for organizations to prepare for the world of IoT.

Team and Customer Engagement Solutions For Small and Mid-Sized Businesses

26 Feb 2015
The right mobile engagement environment makes it easier to increase your team's productivity, regardless of where they work. This eBook details just how easy it can be to make that happen. Avaya seamless engagement solutions for growing midsize businesses can help your organization make decisions quickly and execute with precision.

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