16 August 2017
Find out more

Merrill Lynch selects Avaya IP telephony systems

25 July 2003  |  3761 views  |  0 Merrill Lynch selects Avaya IP telephony systems

Merrill Lynch has contracted with voice and data network provider Avaya for the supply of mutlimedia-enabled Internet Protocol (IP) telephony solutions for its corporate campus in New Jersey and its new regional headquarters building in Tokyo, Japan.

The new solutions will be based on Avaya's Communication Manager IP telephony software and media servers.

The media servers will distribute Communication Manager applications across each of the two networks and provide access to more than 600 distinct telephony features - from meet-me conferencing to malicious call tracing and emergency call override capabilities.

Merrill Lynch will use a mix of IP and digital handsets to serve its 5800 employees in New Jersey and 1800 employees in Japan, routing IP calls over its data network and digital calls over its new voice network.

Avaya says the bank's mobile employees will be able to make and receive calls remotely from a laptop or PC using its IP Softphone application, or can use its 'Extension to Cellular' feature to divert incoming calls to mobile phones.
KeywordsTELECOMMS

Comments: (0)

Comment on this story (membership required)

Finextra news in your inbox

For Finextra's free daily newsletter, breaking news flashes and weekly jobs board: sign up now

Related stories

Merrill Lynch moves to MortgageRamp

Merrill Lynch moves to MortgageRamp

04 June 2003  |  3219 views  |  0 comments

Related company news

 

Related blogs

Create a blog about this story (membership required)
visit www.worldpaymentsreport.comvisit www.dorsum.eudownload the paper now

Top topics

Most viewed Most shared
hands typing furiouslyBI and Analytics - A New Perspective
10872 views 0 | 2 tweets | 12 linkedin
Coinbase raises $100mCoinbase raises $100m
9942 views comments | 14 tweets | 14 linkedin
DBS Bank launches online car selling marketplaceDBS Bank launches online car selling marke...
9261 views comments | 13 tweets | 11 linkedin
China preps central clearing house for mobile payments providersChina preps central clearing house for mob...
8984 views comments | 8 tweets | 15 linkedin
HSBC automates documentary trade processing with IBMHSBC automates documentary trade processin...
8163 views comments | 6 tweets | 21 linkedin