Avaya Widens Lead in Worldwide Enterprise IP Telephony Market in Revenues for Second Quarter of 2007

Avaya widened its lead in worldwide enterprise Internet protocol telephony revenues, according to Synergy Research Group's 2Q 2007 Enterprise Voice Market Shares Report.

The report shows Avaya as the #1 vendor in IP telephony revenues (as defined by Synergy), with 25.4 percent of the global market for the second quarter of 2007. In addition, the report shows that Avaya retained its leadership position in the worldwide overall enterprise telephony market in revenue, with nearly 19 percent of the market in 2Q, more than 2 percentage points over its nearest competitor.

IP telephony is software-based technology that uses Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) to transmit voice over a data network. IP telephony enables companies to find new levels of productivity through mobility and greater efficiency through cost savings all of which can lead to improved business results. Embedding IP communications capabilities into business applications can drive new communications models for organizations, and make a significant impact on customer service, revenue generation and business continuity.

Avaya's portfolio of converged solutions includes the industry's leading IP telephony software Avaya Communication Manager as well as a host of IP end points within the Avaya one-X family of deskphones, mobile devices and mobile applications.

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