Resiliency, Disaster Recovery & Emergency Communications: New Threats, New Ways to Prepare


Michelle Burbick (Associate Editor / Program Coordinator, No Jitter / Enterprise Connect)

Irwin Lazar (Vice President and Service Director, Nemertes Research)


Jean Turgeon (VP & Chief Technologist, Digital Transformation & Evangelist, Avaya)

Michael Musselman (Vice President, Global Sales Engineering, Fuze)

Sam Safa (Sr. Business Development Manager, NEC)

Marcus Schmidt (Senior Director of Product Management, West)

Location: Sun A

Date: Thursday, March 15

Time: 10:15am - 11:15am

Pass type: Entire Event, Tue-Thu Conference - Get your pass now!

Track: Keynotes & General Sessions

Hot Topic: Decision Support

Vault Recording: TBD

Learn how cloud, mobility, and other technologies can help you be prepared for moments of crisis.

The past year has seen natural and man-made disasters and emergencies on an unprecedented scale. The nature and scope of challenges to your communications systems’ resiliency is constantly evolving, growing more complex and unpredictable all the time. The good news is that you have new options for ensuring the resiliency of your networks and continuity of service to your end users. The maturing of various cloud-based services; the ubiquity of mobile devices among end users; and the growing sophistication of communications tools offer enterprises the opportunity to enhance their resiliency and disaster recovery strategies. In this session, a panel of experts will discuss how disasters like we’ve seen of late can threaten your enterprise’s communications, and what you can do to be prepared to deal with such crises when they hit. You’ll come away better able to take your resiliency and disaster recovery to the new level that is required to meet the new environment.