Tag Archives: Avaya

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Top Five Picks in a Year of Communications Richness

An optimist stays up until midnight to see the new year in. A pessimist stays up to make sure the old year leaves. –Bill Vaughan The older I get, the quicker the years seem to go by.  I blinked during my freshman English final and all of a sudden I’m a 58-year-old man with three […]

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Avaya Breeze — Up Close and Personal

I recently presented a one-hour webinar that walked folks through the basics of creating Avaya Breeze Snap-Ins.  It’s similar to my Introductory and Advanced YouTube videos, but it’s different enough to warrant a look even if you did wade though all ten lessons.  The user questions at the end may be worth the price of […]

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Web Services for Beginners

“Rest and be thankful.” ― William Wordsworth On a number of occasions, my unified communications articles have used terms such as web services, SOAP, REST, and RESTful.  Without providing much explanation, I’ve stated that these are methodologies and tools that allow a client application to access a remote service. For example, Avaya SIP telephones use […]

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Adding JavaScript Functions to Breeze Snap-Ins

Welcome to the fourth in my series of Advanced Breeze videos.  Here, I discuss how to add JavaScript functions to Breeze Snap-Ins.  This is really important stuff to know and not intuitively obvious.  🙂

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The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly of Always On

Technology can be our best friend, and technology can also be the biggest party pooper of our lives. It interrupts our own story, interrupts our ability to have a thought or a daydream, to imagine something wonderful, because we’re too busy bridging the walk from the cafeteria back to the office on the cell phone. […]

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Arizona Breeze Workshop

I am giving a Breeze workshop in Tempe, Arizona this Thursday.  I plan on lots of show and tell.  If you are in the area and want to see Breeze up front and in person, register here.

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Adding Text and Email to Breeze Snap-Ins

My latest Advanced Breeze Techniques tackles SMS Text, Email, and Parallel Gateways.  Like every one of my Breeze videos (Introductory and Advanced), you can find this new one on the Avaya Blog. Adding Text and Email to Breeze Snap-Ins

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Avaya Breeze Connectors

Welcome to the second in my series of videos addressing some of the more advanced Avaya Breeze techniques.  In Part One, I showed you how to catch and process errors inside a Breeze Snap-in. Here in Part Two, I discuss Breeze Connectors and how they are used to extend the communications capabilities of Avaya Aura.  […]

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SIP: Less is the New More

It’s easy to get sidetracked with technology, and that is the danger, but ultimately you have to see what works with the music and what doesn’t. In a lot of cases, less is more. In most cases, less is more. — Herbie Hancock Hello, my name is Andrew Prokop and I am a public radio […]

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Catching Errors in Breeze Snap-Ins

Welcome to the first in my series of videos addressing some of the more advanced ideas surrounding Avaya Breeze.  It picks up where my introductory series ended while placing a greater emphasis on important, but lesser understood tasks and programming techniques. Here in Part One, I present a method to catch and process runtime errors […]