Avaya launches Flare Communicator for iPad
Software is designed to allow users to communicate on the go
Avaya has launched its Avaya Flare Communicator for iPad tablets, the software is designed to broaden the users experience from desktop devices to the iPad tablet and provide mobile workers with secure, next-generation, unified communications and collaboration capabilities over both Wi-fi and 3G networks.
The Avaya Flare Communicator for iPad is now available to download free from the Apple App Store.
"With Avaya Flare Communicator on iPad, enterprise users have a seamless mobile collaboration experience that integrates various methods of communication all at their fingertips. As the mobile workforce continues to grow, applications like Flare Communicator ensure that the tools they use simultaneously provide the consistency and flexibility needed for these workers to be truly effective," said Nidal Abou-Ltaif, vice president Emerging Markets, Avaya.
Avaya Flare Communicator for iPad tablets is enabled by the Avaya Aura unified communications architecture, which is designed to deliver integrated applications to a broad range of fixed and mobile devices.
The updated Avaya Flare Communicator allows employees and enterprises to view the availability of enterprise associates from the contacts card and tap a single location to launch an instant message (IM), voice call or email; manage two simultaneous voice calls using the iPad while mobile; multi-task on the iPad tablet while communicating, for example read email, attend a web conference and use the iPad browser; search the corporate directory and add associates to the Avaya Flare Communicator contacts fan for easy access; engage in secure communication and collaboration remotely using Wi-Fi hotspots or 3G connectivity; and reduce mobile expenses by using the data channel and avoiding roaming charges while traveling across different cellular networks
Customers with Avaya Aura 6.1+ can take advantage of a new Executive User Add-on promotion that is designed to enable power mobile collaborators to have consistent access to all of their real-time communications as their day-to-day needs change.
Avaya said that the promotion offers 60% savings on the regular US list price and includes: Avaya Aura, Avaya Aura Conferencing, Avaya Flare Experience on the Avaya Desktop Video Device, Avaya Flare Communicator for iPad and services. The promotion is available from 6th February through 30th September.