Thursday, January 21, 2010
12:00 - 1:00, Room B214/215
Free for all ITEXPO, 4GWE, Smart Grid Summit, Digium|Asterisk World attendees
Avaya Purchases Nortel
Product Roadmap Implications for Users
A can’t miss enterprise/SMB/channel panel discussing the important questions of how this major acquisition will affect the current communications landscape and implications for users’ assets and plans.
After a brief intro from Avaya, prominent analysts and Rich Tehrani will discuss the implications of this acquisition. All attendees are welcome to attend - lunch will be served to participants with paid conference registrations.
This is truly exciting news for the industry and the people at Nortel and Avaya have been toiling for some months to put this new company together - come and see the result of all this work and its implications for resellers, the enterprise, partners and SMBs. Moreover, what new product lines may or may not come out of this news? What are the implications for UC, video, FMC, IP PBXs, HD voice, virtual worlds, SIP, collaboration, Contact centers? It will be exciting indeed.
Rich Tehrani, CEO, TMC
Steve Hardy, Director of Products and Solutions Marketing, Avaya
David Yedwab, Partner, Market Strategy and Analytics Partners
Frank Stinson, Partner & Sr. Analyst, IntelliCom Analytics