Avaya Evolves Business Collaboration for Mobile Workers

Avaya has announced what they believe to be the next step in the evolution of unified communications solutions for mobile employees that expand flexibility, enable more efficient collaboration and reduce the cost of supporting a growing mobile workforce.

The latest Avaya one-X soft client solutions enable higher levels of productivity for workers in any location through a consistent user experience delivered by Avaya Aura unified communications applications to the broadest range of mobile consumer devices.

Among the enhancements to Avaya’s portfolio of unified communications soft clients for mobile workers is support for new devices including: Android-based devices such the Samsung Galaxy II; Apple MAC OS, Apple iPhone 3GS and 4G, and RIM/Blackberry touchscreen devices in addition to Symbian and Windows-based operating systems.

There is also a new SIP client for Apple iOS on iPad, iPod Touch and iPhone enabling UC and voice over wifi or cellular networks and presence status of team members available across Avaya endpoints and soft clients – including Microsoft OCS – and mobile devices.

Anthony Bartolo, vice president and general manager, Unified Communications, Avaya, “Today, Avaya gives mobile users the broadest range of choice to seamlessly integrate consumer devices into their enterprise toolkit. Further, Avaya UC Mobility solutions provide a consistent experience across multiple devices, simplifying access to people and information and freeing users from the limits of their location or situation.”