SOURCE: Avaya Inc.

Avaya Inc.

July 05, 2012 09:00 ET

Niger Dock Seeks Strength and Reliability With Avaya Networking

Upgrade to Avaya Improves Reliability of Communications and Data

LAGOS, NIGERIA--(Marketwire - Jul 5, 2012) -  Avaya, a global provider of business collaboration and communications solutions and services, today announced that Niger Dock, West Nigeria's leading oil and gas construction and major marine services company, has chosen Avaya to provide a fully unified communications and networking infrastructure at its headquarters in Snake Island, Lagos.

Replacing its existing legacy technology, Niger Dock will deploy the Avaya Aura Solution for Mid Size Enterprise, in addition to Avaya ERS 4000 and ERS 5000 Networking solutions at the core and edge of its communications network.

Avaya Aura for Midsize Enterprise will deliver a complete UC solution to Niger Dock including messaging, conferencing and communications access to mobile and remote workers. The SIP-enabled, single server communications platform will enable Niger Dock to centrally manage all applications, controlling cost and reducing administration time.

Avaya Networking switching products will be deployed to ensure Niger Dock has a highly reliable and fully optimized network able to support its mission critical communications.

This is the latest win for Avaya in Nigeria, where Avaya's multi-national offerings are helping to garner new cross-border, multi-country deals.

"Quality and value are two watchwords that define our approach to business. We recognized in Avaya and its business partners these same qualities and they have given us a solution that fulfills this criteria."
- Ekundayo Temidayo, ICT Manager, Niger Dock

"In deploying a secure, robust and future proofed communications infrastructure we can be sure that we are operating as efficiently and cost effectively as possible. The Avaya suite of products gives us the right combination of cutting edge technology, security and reliance we need to get our job done."
- Steve Davey, Information Manager, Niger Dock

"This announcement highlights Avaya's commitment to bringing The Power of We™ to every Avaya customer to help drive faster collaboration, smarter decisions and better business results."
- Hatem Hariri, Managing Director, North, West, East and Central Africa, Avaya

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