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Avaya is Recognized as an April 2019 Gartner Peer Insights Customers’ Choice for Unified Communications

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Avaya Holdings Corp. (NYSE: AVYA), a global leader in solutions to
enhance and simplify communications and collaboration, today announced
it has been named an April
2019 Gartner Peer Insights Customers’ Choice for Unified Communications
Gartner defines Unified
 (UC) solutions — equipment, software and services
— as offerings that facilitate the use of multiple enterprise
communications methods to achieve those aims. UC solutions integrate
communications channels (media), networks and systems, as well as IT
business applications, and, in some cases, consumer applications and

“We believe that being named a Gartner Peer Insights Customers’ Choice
for Unified Communications once again is indicative of the progress we
continue to make in customer-led innovation,” said Jim Chirico,
President and CEO, Avaya. “We’re extremely grateful for the recognition
by customers and partners that we are exceeding their needs for unified
communications, and for the feedback they share with us on Gartner Peer

Avaya IX Workplace unified communication solutions take collaboration
and productivity to new levels, designed to incorporate calling,
messaging, meetings, and team collaboration all into one, easy-to-use
platform. Reducing complexity also reduces the security risks and
productivity drain from having multiple solutions in the workplace.
Teams are better connected and enabled, becoming stronger customer
advocates and driving improved brand loyalty. Avaya IX Workplace can be
delivered in whatever way customers prefer—on premise or private,
public or hybrid cloud.

Avaya is also positioned as a Leader in the 2018
Gartner Magic Quadrant for Unified Communications
by Gartner
analysts, marking the 9th time that Avaya has been in the Leaders
quadrant. More than 130,000 customers around the globe rely on Avaya to
reliably deliver secure, intelligent connections for their customers and
employees, including 95% of the Fortune 500.

Gartner defines the Gartner Peer Insights Customers’ Choice as “a
recognition of vendors in this market by verified end-user
professionals.” To ensure fair evaluation, Gartner maintains rigorous
 for recognizing vendors.

Avaya’s award-winning solutions were praised by customers from a wide
range of industries, including Financial Services, Manufacturing,
Technology, Hospitality, Healthcare and more1:

  • “Avaya demonstrates true partnership, delivering excellent service.”
  • “Satisfaction at its best! Avaya has come a long way to deliver
    excellent customer satisfaction. With innovation and new technology,
    Avaya continues to strive to be a better industry leader.”
  • “Excellent business partners…excellent products.”
  • “On a single platform, it was possible to manage voice, video, email
    and fast messaging communications. In addition, customer experience
    gained a more dynamic and objective perspective.”
  • “A very good collaboration solution for small office, has some
    remarkable features…and above all the mobility through the cloud.”
  • “Avaya is a great partner.”
  • “Great communications manager that adds value to the business. I have
    unified communications, flexibility and good performance.”
  • “Our switch from legacy systems went very well thanks to the
    experienced pro services group we engaged.”
  • “Customer support is great and timely. The platform is easy to
    troubleshoot and the administration is easy and simple.”

About the Gartner Magic Quadrant

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for a particular purpose.

About Peer Insights

Peer Insights is an online platform of ratings and reviews of IT
software and services that are written and read by IT professionals and
technology decision-makers. The goal is to help IT leaders make more
insightful purchase decisions and help technology providers improve
their products by receiving objective, unbiased feedback from their
customers. Gartner Peer Insights includes more than 215,000 verified
reviews in more than 340 markets. For more information, please visit

Gartner Peer Insights Customers’ Choice constitute the subjective
opinions of individual end-user reviews, ratings, and data applied
against a documented methodology; they neither represent the views of,
nor constitute an endorsement by, Gartner or its affiliates.

1Customer quotes published in 2019 Gartner Peer Reviews

About Avaya

Businesses are built on the experiences they provide, and every day
millions of those experiences are built by Avaya (NYSE: AVYA). For over
one hundred years, we’ve enabled organizations around the globe to win –
by creating intelligent communications experiences for customers and
employees. Avaya builds open, converged and innovative solutions to
enhance and simplify communications and collaboration – in the cloud,
on-premise or a hybrid of both. To grow your business, we’re committed
to innovation, partnership, and a relentless focus on what’s next. We’re
the technology company you trust to help you deliver Experiences that
Matter. Visit us at

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Source: Avaya Newsroom