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New Features for Avaya Agile Communication Environment (Avaya ACE)

Avaya, a global leader in enterprise communications systems, software and services, today announced new capabilities and customers for Avaya Agile Communication Environment (ACE), Avaya’s software solution for embedding real-time communications into business applications. Using Avaya ACE, organizations across industries are finding it easier to create communications-enabled business processes (CEBP) that streamline business collaboration, speed workflows and reduce costs.

New capabilities in Avaya ACE Release 2.3 include:
  • Richer integration with Avaya Aura

Polycom Unified Communications Professional Services

Polycom, Inc. (Nasdaq: PLCM) today announced a portfolio of Unified Communications Professional Services delivered through Polycom Global Services, Polycom Open Collaboration Network partners, and certified Polycom partners designed to help customers successfully integrate Polycom voice and visual communications solutions into their unified communications (UC) environments.

The new services further the Polycom Open Collaboration Network strategy of providing open and interoperable collaboration solutions that give customers greater flexibility and investment protection for their UC environment. By working with leaders in unified communications and networking, such as Avaya, BroadSoft, HP, IBM, Juniper, Microsoft and Siemens, Polycom is able to deliver its productivity-enhancing and cost-saving telepresence, video and voice collaboration products as an integrated part of core UC environments, making the technologies easily accessible as part of the everyday workflow within a comprehensive solution that can be provisioned and centrally managed.

“Unified communications is critical to the overall productivity and success of our customers,” said Andrew Miller, executive vice president of global field operations, Polycom. “Polycom UC Professional Services provide the proper planning and deployment to help our customers maximize the benefits and value of their investments and deliver an accelerated return.” Continue reading Polycom Unified Communications Professional Services

Mitel Demonstrates Continued Momentum with Microsoft in Unified Communications

Mitel, the trusted provider of unified communications solutions, today joined other industry leaders at the worldwide Microsoft Unified Communications Launch 2007 in San Francisco. Mitel announced it will use the Microsoft Office Communications Server 2007 platform including its call management capabilities for a future generation of solutions. Mitel optimizes Office Communications Server 2007 today to deliver a rich unified communications experience to businesses. Mitel is building solutions today on Office Communications Server 2007 to focus both on specific vertical markets and small and medium businesses, a historical stronghold for Mitel.

Mitel has a long-standing commitment to build on the Microsoft platform and is extending that with Office Communications Server 2007. Microsoft and Mitel share a long-term vision of software-powered communications. With the announced availability of Office Communications Server 2007, Mitel will feature its unified communications solutions with Microsoft to provide new and existing customers, including over 100,000 users already addressed by the Mitel unified communications solution that integrates with the Microsoft software, a paced, easy and rewarding migration roadmap with a seamless software upgrade.