Configuring Cisco AVVID will give IT professionals, ISPs, and engineers the first insight into how each piece of hardware and each software application function independently, as well as how they interoperate, forming a completely converged solution. It covers the hardware and software components of AVVID, including Cisco Router, Cisco Catalyst Switch, Cisco IP Telephones, Cisco Call Manager Server (MCS 7800), Analog and Digital Gateways, Voice Trunks, Voice Modules, Call Manager 3.0, Soft Phone, Web Attendant, and Active Voice.
About the Author
Wayne A. Lawson II (CCIE # 5244) is a Systems Engineer with Cisco Systems in Southfield, Michigan. With over 9 years of experience in the IT industry, his certifications include the Cisco CCIE, CCNA, & CCDA, Nortel Networks NNCSE, Certified Network Expert (CNX) Ethernet, Microsoft MCSE, Novell CNE, and Banyan Systems CBE. His core area of expertise is in the Routed Wide Area Network (WAN) arena as well as the Campus Switching arena.
Erik Rozell, is a Sr. Systems Design Consultant with accreditation in a broad spectrum of computer and network systems professional specializations. Accredited by Cisco Systems, Microsoft Corp, Novell Inc, and Citrix, Erik has over 12 years networking experience in computer systems, systems management and architecture and Internet related networking. Among his more than 15 professional training certifications, he is a Certified NetWare Engineer (CNE), Master CNE Integration, Infrastructure & Advanced Access, a Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE), Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP), Cisco Certified Design Professional (CCDP). With a degree in Management Information Systems, Erik has implemented many solutions at several Fortune 500 companies and continues to be a widely sought-after authority on information technology throughout the industry. He has authored numerous books on subjects ranging from TCP/IP, System Optimization and Routers to Proxy Servers, as wel! l as authoring dozens of technical articles. He continues to consult on cutting-edge infrastructure and systems issues, as well as to implement systems strategies and deployment for numerous hi-tech companies. He also maintains a full schedule of lectures, presentations and project management assignments with leading companies on all-things related to network systems and Internet-based technologies.
Sandy C. Kronenberg (CCDA, CCNA, CIPT) is the Chief Executive Officer of Netarx, Inc. and is the inventor of Netarx NMS, a patented system for remote monitoring of client networks. As a technologist, he spends much of his time improving the design of client systems and integrating best-of-breed technologies into Netarx practice. Sandy holds a Masters Degree from Georgetown University and a Bachelor of Science from the University of Michigan.