ATLANTA, GA. — BellSouth is teaming up with telephony solutions provider Avaya to expand its Internet Protocol based phone service offerings.

BellSouth will act as a reseller for Avaya’s IP business solutions.

Avaya offers a variety of telephony, messaging and contact center services.

“With Avaya, BellSouth can deliver standards-based business IP solutions that provide the resiliency, security, mobility and emergency services support that customers demand,” said Ralph Nimergood, vice president ?of the Systems Integrator/Service Provider Channel for Avaya. “BellSouth has a broad portfolio of Avaya solutions that enable them to meet the needs of any size business and deliver IP telephony in the way customers feel is right for them.”

For details, see: www.bellsouthlargebusiness.com