Avaya announces major software update

Avaya Holdings Corp. announced a new version of its workforce optimization suite that will improve service quality and help companies comply with new General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR), the company recently announced. The

Published on: June 19th, 2018 Alex Coop

Avaya completes acquisition of Spoken, announces new cloud service

In addition to completing the acquisition of Spoken Communications - initially announced last month in New Orleans - Avaya Holdings Corp. today unveiled a new mobile cloud service for contact centres. Avaya Mobile

Published on: March 12th, 2018 Alex Coop

CDN’s #9 Newsmaker of the Year – David Robertson

Avaya started the year off by announcing it filed for Chapter 11 protection under the U.S. Bankruptcy Code, and while the Canadian subsidiary was not part of the move, it too had a

Published on: March 7th, 2018 Mandy Kovacs

Business opportunities aplenty in Canada, says Avaya

Avaya’s Canadian subsidiary walked away relatively unscathed from the Chapter 11 bankruptcy distraction that faced the American tech company in 2017, and moving forward, the focus will be on educating customers and partners

Published on: February 2nd, 2018 Alex Coop

Avaya’s new head of cloud wants to put Avaya back on the map when it comes to the cloud

New Orleans, La. - With a new leader at the helm of its cloud services, Avaya is hoping to increase its footprint in the cloud market, speed up its development process and ensure

Published on: January 31st, 2018 Alex Coop

Avaya’s desktop phones aren’t going away, new lineup introduced at Avaya Engage

New Orleans, La. - Some people might be surprised that Avaya dedicated some time at its main event to highlight a new line of desktop phones, but it’s a risk worth taking, says Michael

Published on: January 30th, 2018 Alex Coop

Avaya acquires Spoken Communications, touts fresh beginning

New Orleans, La. – Jim Chirico’s message couldn’t be clearer this morning: Avaya has money, it’s looking to form new partnerships and it’s dedicated to the cloud. “What we’re doing now, is playing to

Published on: January 29th, 2018 Alex Coop

The top five most read stories of 2017

As 2017 winds down, CDN takes a stroll down memory lane to see what were our most popular stories of the year. To no one’s surprise, most of the top headlines involve leadership

Published on: December 18th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Avaya officially emerges from Chapter 11 bankruptcy

Avaya has had a rough year, filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in January 2017, but almost a year later, it has gotten itself out of the hole. The company has officially announced

Published on: December 15th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Avaya cleared to exit bankruptcy by end of 2017

Avaya Inc. filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection back in January and almost a year later, it has now reached a major milestone in its debt restructuring process. The US Bankruptcy Court for

Published on: November 29th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

New President working to reshape Avaya Canada

TORONTO – November 15 will be an important date in Avaya’s history. On that day Avaya employees, channel partners and customers will learn the company’s fate as they expect to leave Chapter 11

Published on: October 20th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

Avaya goes internal for new Canadian leader

David Robertson is the new person in charge of Avaya Canada. Robertson will carry the title of Managing Director and President of Sales for Avaya Canada. It’s the same title that Rejean Bourgault

Published on: September 13th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

Avaya looks to exit Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection

Avaya’s long seven-month Chapter 11 ordeal seems to be coming to a successful conclusion for the networking and collaborations vendor. The New Jersey-based vendor entered a Plan Support Agreement with debt holders. Avaya

Published on: August 8th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

Forget Chapter 11: 2017 will be Avaya’s best year yet, CEO says

LAS VEGAS - Despite filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy and debt restructuring in January, Avaya executives are confident this will be the company’s best year yet. President and CEO Kevin Kennedy pointed out

Published on: February 16th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs