Tag Archives: Avaya Government Solutions

Avaya to Support NORAD Santa Tracking Program With Contact Center Tech; Jerry Dotson Comments

Avaya will deploy its contact center technology platform to support the North American Aerospace Defense Command’s annual Tracks Santa program that will kick off Dec. 24. The Avaya Customer Engagement platform works to help volunteers at the NORAD operations center at Peterson Air Force Base in Colorado track the flight of …

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Avaya’s Govt Arm, collab9 Form Cloud Unified Comms Partnership; Jerry Dotson Comments

Avaya‘s government solutions business and collab9 have signed a partnership agreement to offer unified communications services to federal agencies. Avaya said Wednesday its Aura Communication Manager product suite is part of collab9’s unified communications-as-a-service platform certified through the Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program. Jerry Dotson, vice president of Avaya Government Solutions, …

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Avaya, collab9 Partner to Offer FedRAMP-Compliant Unified Comms Products; Jerry Dotson Comments

Avaya‘s government solutions business has achieved Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program certification for its unified communications product line through a partnership with collab9. The Avaya Aura Communication Manager product portfolio is now available to government agencies as a FedRAMP-compliant offering with an authority to operate at the moderate level, Avaya said Thursday. Jerry …

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Avaya Government Solutions, DHA Sign Unified Communication & Contact Center Services Pact

Avaya Government Solutions has signed an agreement with the Defense Health Agency to provide unified communications, contact center and SIP technologies in support of the DHA’s modernization efforts. The company will deliver services to help manage DHA’s enterprise conference premise technology, adapt SIP trunks at its headquarters and help maintain …

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Avaya to Help Update McConnell Air Base Network Infrastructure; Susan Keys Comments

Avaya‘s government solutions business will deploy its Fabric Connect technology at McConnell Air Force Base in Kansas in support of that military facility’s efforts to modernize its network architecture. The company said Tuesday Fabric Connect utilizes IEEE-standard shortest-path bridging protocols as it operates in response to changing conditions and network traffic. Susan Keys, a …

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Susan Keys on Avaya’s Unified Collaboration Portfolio for Gov’t and Networking Tech Market Demand

Susan Keys started the current chapter of her GovCon and information technology career last year when she took a vice president role at Avaya‘s federal business organization — Avaya Government Solutions. Her career includes stops at commercial and GovCon firms such as Cisco, Lockheed Martin, Oracle and more recently Riverbed Technology. …

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Executive Profile: Stephen Szeremeta, Avaya Government Solutions General Counsel

Stephen Szeremeta serves as general counsel for Avaya Government Solutions, where he is responsible for the operation of the legal and contracts departments. He joined Avaya in 2010 after time as chief legal officer at Nortel Government Solutions. Before Nortel Government, Szeremeta was responsible for Nortel’s North American customer contracts team and was Nortel’s lead enterprise sales attorney …

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Executive Profile: Cheryl Ragland-Baxter, Avaya Government Solutions’ Director of Marketing and Sales Enablement

Cheryl Ragland-Baxter serves as the director for marketing and sales enablement at Avaya‘s government solutions business. She leads a channel sales team and works with strategic partners to create multimedia campaigns for enterprise communications and collaboration technology offerings in the federal sector. Ragland-Baxter oversaw the rebranding of the company’s federal …

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Executive Profile: Greg Pelton, Avaya Government Solutions CTO

Greg Pelton serves as chief technology officer at Avaya Government Solutions, where he oversees the business division’s technical assets for serving federal government clients. Pelton developed the unit’s sales engineering organization and works to apply government standards to Avaya’s offerings, as well as to create go-to-market products and collateral. He started his career at …

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Executive Profile: Gary Garber, Avaya Government Solutions VP of HR

Gary Garber is the Vice President of Human Resources for Avaya Government Solutions.  He is directly accountable for leading all global human resource activities in support of the business which includes driving the overall talent strategy; workforce planning, talent sourcing, and recruiting; maximizing organizational effectiveness and employee engagement; improving leadership …

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Executive Spotlight: Chuck Owlett Executive VP for Avaya Government Solutions Information Technology

Chuck Owlett is executive vice president for Information Technology, Avaya Government Solutions. He oversees business development, sales engineering, internal IT systems, business development and IT services units in the company while also coordinating with Avaya corporate IT. Owlett’s career in the industry began at CSC working on analytical modeling. From …

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