Westcon named ‘master agent’ for Avaya UCaaS offering

Westcon has signed up as one of the first European master agents for Avaya’s new unified communications as a service (UCaaS) offering in partnership with RingCentral.

Avaya Cloud Office was launched in the US in March and will become commercially available in the UK channel on 30 June. The agreement with Westcon covers the UK, Ireland, France and the Netherlands.

Marianne Nickenig, vice-president of collaboration and networking in Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA) at Westcon, said the firm was looking forward to being able to provide its partners with an all-in-one cloud solution for voice, team messaging, meetings, video conferencing, collaboration and more.

“With Westcon’s specialised go-to-market approach in collaboration and networking, we are confident that the strong relationships we have across Europe will play an important role in the expansion of Avaya Cloud Office,” said Nickenig. […]