Vice President of S&T is in Pune for 3 days. He has planned one on one skip level meetings with senior managers and managers avoiding site leads and directors. Lot of changes are expected. Following are not just rumours but news based on ongoing... read more
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Anybody knows how many people were laid off total today? We know Santa Clara and New Jersey were hit today, anywhere else? And which departments were the focus? There is so little information about this, that this board seems like the only place... read more
So in New York Gca 105 there are NO technicians. The company is illegally forcing Gca 104 technicians into this region. This is a huge deal because their was a technician laid off in that area recently and given way more compensation than deserved to... read more
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Can Amazon Connect disrupt Avaya's Enterprise Communication market? What is Avaya doing about it?
Would someone let the president know about the outsourcing happening on his watch.
Now that Christmas is over, anybody wants to venture a guess on when the next round of layoffs at Avaya will take place? I'm going to assume January will be really bad as we move further into the restructuring, I'm just not sure if it's going to... read more
I've been reading these threads for quite some time now and there is a lot of truth on this site, and of course a lot BS as well. What I can tell you from my time at Avaya, what used to be a great company, is no more. This company has been dismantled... read more
Is this true?
It's time for India r&d sites. The India operations will be revamped. The product closures will impact development and testing organisation's. There's gonna be some impact at Galway as well. Keep watching this space for further updates.
Avaya is looking to get rid of 2,000 - 2,500 people. Everyone with a minimum 2 years service will be asked to leave with a few weeks salary. This is definitely a sinking ship. Sad part is Kevin Kennedy, Jim Chirico, and others are still sucking... read more
Everything at Avaya is coming up sunshine, rainbows and unicorns! / Jan. 11, 2018 – Avaya Holdings Corp. (OTCQX: AVYA) announced today that it has requested the U.S... read more
Prepare yourself, gear up with the new technology and leave Avaya. This company will surely die in 1-2 years. Share holders already got equity. Debt burden is reduced. Employee's with hefty salary package are already asked to leave. The financial... read more
From what I've heard, the rest of the year will be focused on European headcount. Apparently they have basically the same HC as the US, but bringing in half the revenue. The balance is way out of wack. Some of my German friends have told me about a... read more
Happy Christmas and all the best for Avaya's Chapter 1. Let's make Avaya GREAT again. I believe in Avaya and I am proud to be Avaya's employee.
Big layoffs coming, I feel bad for a lot of families. In the US, expect a call on the 15th or last day of the month. Next few month will be brutal for most... So, since everybody kept announcing the 15th as the big day for Avaya layoffs and nothing... read more
One of the two Sr. Director at Pune Raman is leaving Avaya. Not sure if he has resigned or if he has been asked to leave. So it seems the other one will be the new site lead.
I have not taken a lunch in 23 years. Legally our time sheets on TWB is all the state cares about. Guess what once bankruptcy is over this company gets sued. They owe each technician 1 hour overtime a day for how long you haven't coded. They deny us... read more
Today is the Day! Looks like all the votes are in and the exit plan is approved.
Time to stop your incessant cackling. Hope you're enjoying the egg on all of your faces.
Avaya or Zang is not even listed as Niche player in cCaaS Gartner Magic Quadrant. / Same is the case for uCaaS. If cloud is the future business, Where is Avaya... read more
I was notified on Friday with 2 Months of notice. I was in quality team Pune. Was there more Layoffs? Please keep updating this forum.
Technicians the VTP being offered now will be the last package of its kind. We here at CWA bargained this last offer as a sign of good faith and gratitude to the men and women who have worked here for 30+ years. The union contract as we know it ends... read more
notices go out in a few weeks
I need salary info for Avaya India - do you think that the numbers they show on Glassdoor are reliable?
Kevin has violated the basic principles of leadership by firing so many people just to safe guard and protect his own interest. Let's hope the new CEO is better........
How do you see your future at Avaya with the new leadership team? How is the new vision and strategy? Does it make sense to stay in Avaya?
Is it true Breeze/EDP/Zephyr or whatever it's latest name is, has been taken out back with a shotgun to put it (and everyone else) out if its misery?
As part of reorganization, lot of non revenue generating products will be gone along with the people working on development and testing. Focus will only be on top 10 products. Avaya Aura testing will be completely outsourced. Expect reorganization... read more
/ Well that’s another nail in Avaya’s coffin. Cisco will now be seen as more agile and cloud ready than ever before, whilst Avaya tries to figure out how to make two VMs talk... read more
Now we have partners telling us they cant install the new version of Aura because it doesnt allow remote staging. Anyone have an ear into T4 who can confirm? 3rd time Ive heard this ...
Noticed that all of the journos who have been critical of Avaya are now acting neutral / favourable of Avaya since GITEX? Can’t be a coincidence surely! Also the Blockchain announcement: BS at its finest - tell us Avaya, can we buy it, is it cloud... read more
Nothing from management but whispers "great new coming", "reorganisation coming", "increasing revenue" etc etc.... all crap! Real should be saying we haven't a clue what's going on or what will happen please don't resign and get better jobs.
Law360, New York (September 14, 2017, 9:38 PM EDT) -- A creditor quarrel over proposed payouts in Avaya Inc.'s Chapter 11 restructuring plan is headed to mediation after a New York bankruptcy judge on Wednesday ordered the telecom giant and its... read more
Atlast I am leaving Avaya. I am very happy. In Pune I was working with the worst management and so called leadership team. Seriously, change the leadership at Pune if Avaya needs to increase the productivity of engineers. The best ones have already... read more
The U.S. Bankruptcy Court issued an order assigning and appointing the U.S. Bankruptcy Court Judge Cecelia G. Morris as to conduct non-binding mediation concerning objections to Avaya’s Plan. The order states, “The Mediation conference(s) shall occur... read more