Avaya Orchestration Designer

Latest Release: 8.1.2 (October 2022)

Release 7.1

Avaya Orchestration Designer Release 7.1 was made generally available in May 2016. The Release 7.1 ISO image is available under the Downloads - Product Software tab. This is not the latest release of Orchestration Designer; the latest release is recommended for new development.

Important The following end of sale and end of support dates have been announced:
  • End of sale: December 8, 2020
  • End of support: December 8, 2021
Additional information about the end of sale and end of support dates can be found here. For all new development, Avaya recommends that developers use the latest Avaya Orchestration Designer release.

Features in the new release

Avaya Orchestration Designer Release 7.1 includes the following new and enhanced features:

  • Avaya Engagement Designer workflow integration:
    • The new Workflow pluggable data connector (PDC) enables interaction between Orchestration Designer and Avaya Engagement Designer workflows deployed on the Avaya Breeze™ platform.
    • Orchestration Designer can initiate an Engagement Designer workflow instance, or be summoned by an existing workflow instance to provide voice capabilities to an inbound or outbound audio call.
    • Orchestration Designer can be included in Engagement Designer workflows to provide two-way SMS and email capabilities.
    • The Orchestration Designer 7.1 software download includes a set of Avaya Engagement Designer workflow sample applications.
    For detailed information about the Workflow PDC, see the chapter on Workflow Integration in the Avaya Orchestration Designer Developer's Guide.
  • HTML5-based Web applications:
    • The new Web Channel supports the hosting of HTML5-based Web applications created using Orchestration Designer.
    • Web applications interact with users via the Web browser on their mobile devices. The applications define a flow sequence that collects input from users, performs logic on the input data and displays the results to the users.
    • The Orchestration Designer 7.1 software download includes a set of sample Web applications.
    For detailed information see the chapter on Web Applications in the Avaya Orchestration Designer Developer's Guide.
  • The Conversations PDC has been enhanced to better manage multi-turn applications.
  • Currency with third party products:
    • Tomcat 8.0
    • Eclipse 4.4
    • Web Channel
    • Java 8

For more information about what is new in these releases, see the Release Notes available under the Downloads - Release Information tab and the Developer's Guide available under the Downloads - Speech & Call Control tab.

Release history

Orchestration Designer is available free of charge to all DevConnect members. Be aware that the download is very large at over 2.1 GB:

The download includes:

  • Orchestration Designer software
  • Prerequisite software, including:
    • J2SE Development Kit
    • Tomcat
    • Eclipse and GEF
    • Microsoft Speech SDK
    • Stormcodec
  • Optional CCXML plug-in
  • Localization bundle files and documentation
  • Sample applications and documentation

Developer Documentation