Avaya joins iCERT Industry Council

Avaya Holdings Corp (NYSE: AVYA), a global provider of solutions to enhance and simplify communications and collaboration, has announced its membership in the Industry Council for Emergency Response Technologies (iCERT), an organization that brings together companies involved in emergency communications and response technology, the company said.

Avaya brings new innovation to the critical emergency communications solutions market segment as part of its ongoing commitment and focus on public safety communications and collaboration. The company has demonstrated a long-term commitment to this space as evidenced through its advocacy of “The Kari´s Law Act of 2017” which requires direct dial access to 9-1-1 services from all devices.

iCERT remains the exclusive provider-only trade association championing commercial response technology organizations. iCERT improves the public safety ecosystem through continuous new funding advocacy, ensuring that the needs and views of commercial technology providers are recognized and accommodated by all levels of government, driving continuous technology improvements, education, and helping our members reach their organic and marketplace growth objectives.