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Lawrence Byrd

Lawrence Byrd is Director of Unified Communications Architecture and helps define and communicate Avaya's intelligent communications strategy. Lawrence has eighteen years of communications, CRM and contact center experience, and thirty years of advanced software and Internet experience. Lawrence was co-founder of Quintus Corporation in 1984, where he held executive positions in software development, marketing and strategy. Quintus was a leading provider of multimedia contact center software and was acquired by Avaya in 2001. Lawrence has a B.A. in Philosophy from Durham, England, and was a research associate in the Department of Artificial Intelligence at the University of Edinburgh, Scotland. He now lives with his family in California.
 
Recent posts by Lawrence


June 22, 2016
The obvious benefits of unified communications -- user connectivity and collaboration from any location along with significant cost savings -- are impossible to ignore. However, if you're in the proce...
May 11, 2016
Companies are increasingly migrating from premises-based telephony to cloud-based, whether to achieve greater scale, boost flexibility, or cut costs. Even those businesses that are choosing to stay wi...
April 27, 2016
Today's business conditions are forcing organizations to find dynamic and flexible communications solutions that can unify co-workers and deliver actionable metrics to solve the issues that matter mos...