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Is Microsoft the Voice of Choice for WebRTC?

I’m sitting here scratching my head trying to understand what’s Microsoft’s strategy with respect to WebRTC. I suspect many of you are doing the same.Yesterday, Microsoft demoed Skype-like videochat app built using its proposed CU-RTC-Web framework. CU-RTC-Web is a competitor to the emerging WebRTC framework. Both would allow Web developers to literally
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Getting to know our DevConnect Tech Partners

Many of our DevConnect Technology Partners are well known to the Avaya customer and channel partner community. Other names are not as familiar. To help our online community to get to know our DevConnect Technology Partners more personally, we recently launched a “Meet the Partner” interview series on Facebook. Starting with those
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Bringing "No Bullet Point" Presentations to IAUG Converge

Let’s face it… While conferences can be fun, there’s only so many presentations you can sit through before you start to see bullet points floating before your eyes, even when you look at the dinner menu for your evening meal.So we’re gonna try to change that at the IAUG Converge 2013 conference,
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Tablets and Smartphones and Data, oh my!

Last month I introduced you to the “Meet the Partners” interview series on our DevConnect Facebook page. These one-on-one interviews with the leaders of our Technology Partner companies give our online community an opportunity to become better acquainted with our DevConnect partners; beyond the products to the people behind the business.In April,
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Another Developer's Experience with Avaya Aura Collaboration Environment

Earlier this week, I wrote about leading communications software maker Esna Technologies and their positive experience porting their popular OfficeLinx application to Avaya using our just-announced Avaya Aura Collaboration Environment.For Esna, Avaya Aura CE saved them development time, allowed them to build a simpler app, and opened up huge new markets for
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How to Give Your Business Apps Better People Skills

Silos. Every businessperson claims to hate them, yet most businesses continue to operate in them, even in this communications-rich age.One of the biggest reasons? The applications that we use for work haven’t caught up to the collaboration technology available all around us.”You can’t have an agile business without agile IT, and you
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Five For Friday: The Coolest Things About This University's Collaboration Hackathon

Developers at Michigan State University are getting their hands on the new Avaya Aura Collaboration Environment platform this weekend, during a one-day hackathon where they’ll be encouraged to build communication-enabled apps. We’re big fans of hackathons as incredible collaboration spaces. I interviewed Nicholas Kwiatkowski, an instructor in the telecoms, information studies and
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Five For Friday: 5 Reasons Why Android KitKat Is Awesome For Enterprise

With the latest version of Android (4.4 KitKat) just barely over the horizon, businesses may be wondering what’s to come. While KitKat is currently only available on Google’s new Nexus 5 smartphone, it’s expected to roll out to other devices in the upcoming weeks.Photo credit:Google Android owns an 81 percent share of
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