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Avaya CEO says UC promise never delivered

If you feel the promises of unified communications set out more than a decade ago have been a letdown, then you're not alone. Avaya CEO Kevin Kennedy recently told  Information Age  that unified communications is the promise that has not delivered.

Will Avaya's SDN approach ease migration pains?

Every networking vendor is starting to provide details on its software-defined networking strategy--whatever that particular strategy might be.

Avaya SDN play with Open SDN Fx likely to target UC customers

Every vendor and their mother wants to claim dominance in the fledgling software-defined networking market. Avaya is the latest to make the claim with the launch of its new Open SDN Fx architecture, which is tied into the OpenDaylight, OpenStack and OpenFlow open source projects.

Enterprises turn to software for videoconferencing, leave hardware market flat

Remember several years ago when telepresence rooms were all the rage? Looks like the good days for companies like Cisco, Polycom and Avaya are long over.

Avaya's extended pact with HP will lead to UC-as-a-service-in-a-box

For the critical part of its unified communications service--its support--Avaya is now trusting HP to handle that part for itself, and is actually giving HP the personnel to do it.

Jury finds Avaya manipulated market for its own software patches

Avaya distributes patches to its repair facilities through a direct channel, which a federal district court jury found might not have been a good idea.

Avaya debuts new OpenStack SDN platform

Avaya is making major investments in the software-defined networking arena with the debut last week of its new data center framework, which will make use of an open source OpenStack cloud platform.

Avaya launches UC, cloud consulting services

Avaya has launched two new cloud computing and unified communications consulting services, aimed at cloud service providers and enterprise customers.

Spotlight: IDC MarketScape a who's who of UC market

A new MarketScape report from International Data Corp provides a vendor assessment of the global unified communications and collaboration market for 2013 that reads as a virtual Who's Who of the UC market.

UC market on track for 4% growth through 2016

The Unified Communications market is projected to grow at a rate of just over 4 percent through 2016, according to a new report from TechNavio.