Many organizations are trying to cut operating costs and control the travel expenses by leveraging a wide range of technology-enabled enhancements, especially during an economic downturn. But conventional voice-only conference calls are ubiquitous, and chat and social media are increasingly pervasive. In a digital, global economy where businesses operate across vast distances and many locations, you can no longer assume that all attendees will travel around the world for an event.
Avaya Inc., a privately owned telecommunications company, has launched a new cloud-based, on-demand purchasing options and features for Avaya web.alive. Avaya web.alive enables you to meet “face to face” with co-workers, customers and suppliers anytime you want – no matter where they live or work – without the hassles and cost of travel, without the expenses or resources required for videoconferencing and with capabilities beyond traditional voice and online communications.
"Meetings, seminars, classes, and even hallway conversations over the web can now be more social and truly engaging with Avaya web.alive," said Brett Shockley, vice president, Emerging Products and Technologies. "The cutting edge spatial audio and immersive collaboration technology allows our customers to achieve new levels effectiveness in remote collaboration. Avaya web.alive continues Avaya's innovative 'people-first' approach to delivering business collaboration solutions." Read more...