ABOUT THE AUTHOR


Eric Krapf
Eric Krapf is the Program Co-Chair of the Enterprise Connect events, helping to set program content and direction for the...
Read Full Bio >>
SHARE



Eric Krapf | February 16, 2012 |

 
   

Report: Avaya IPO May Be in April

Report: Avaya IPO May Be in April Bloomberg reports the intial public offering could come soon.

Bloomberg reports the intial public offering could come soon.

Bloomberg is reporting that Avaya's much-awaited IPO could take place in April.

Avaya filed for the IPO in June of last year, but has not officially said when it plans to actually do the offering. The delay has been widely attributed to a slow IPO market overall and the shaky economy.

Avaya has said it plans to raise $1 billion in the IPO, which would leave private equity owners Silver Lake Partners and TCG in retention of majority control of the company.

Here's our earlier coverage of the IPO filing:

--Avaya Files for $1 Billion IPO (Updated w/Filing)

--A Perspective on Avaya's Public Stock Offering

And here's Brian Riggs' amazing infographic chock-full of Avaya history and data



COMMENTS



August 26, 2015
Turning the current flood of available data into meaningful intelligence requires business leaders to look beyond the traditional data center toward technologies like cloud, automation, virtualization...
July 29, 2015
Sponsored by ConnectSolutions :: Every enterprise faces unique challenges when it deploys Skype for Business (formerly Lync), so a thorough understanding of Microsoft's Unified Communications platform...
July 15, 2015
What's most important to your organization to drive meaningful business outcomes?

Security - Compliance - Control - Availability - Consolidation - Growth - Functionality - Customization - ...