Polycom brings updated video conferencing solution

Polycom unveiled its new video conferencing solution with an enhanced video software, services and hardware solutions for enterprises.

These new solutions focus on simplified video delivery and new or updated video environment options.

Enterprises can choose from new, flexible video delivery options, including hybrid and on-premises video, depending on the option that works best for their business models and budgets. This means, organizations can select Polycom solutions based on their budget.

Polycom said the new RealPresence Platform options include virtualized collaboration through a subscription, virtual editions of individual RealPresence Platform components and value-added services that provide system performance and utilization analytics.

Polycom brings updated video conferencing solution

Polycom RealPresence One includes RealPresence Platform software and services for video, voice and content collaboration, available on an annual subscription basis. This is an ideal solution for customers who want to implement voice, video and content collaboration solutions in their organizations for the first time.

RealPresence Platform are now available as virtualized software that runs on industry-standard servers in existing data centers. Polycom RealPresence, Virtual Editions are ideal for organizations who want to optimize, streamline or expand their existing video networks, and will work alongside hardware appliances, for a seamless, hybrid network.

Polycom now offers new, value-added services that provide system performance and utilization analytics, new user adoption assistance to drive higher levels of video collaboration usage, and preferred access to expert technical support.

The New Polycom RealPresence Immersive Studio is the next-generation of immersive collaboration environments and makes an ideal think-tank for the meetings that matter the most, including creative brainstorms or crisis management sessions.

The flexible configuration lets users see content on any of the large displays in the studio, and support for BYOD lets users share content from mobile devices like tablets and laptops. Support for the Polycom VisualBoard virtual whiteboard lets users engage in interactive note taking on critical content such as business documents, CAD drawings, blueprints or maps.

Laptop, desktop, tablet and smartphone video users gain more features and capabilities such as Polycom VisualBoard content sharing and document annotation from the iPad on Polycom RealPresence Mobile v3.1. Polycom RealPresence Desktop v3.1 now includes IM, presence Polycom SmartPairing for room system control and content sharing.

Polycom RealPresence Media Manager is an automated software solution that lets organizations capture, manage, deliver and access video content, like lectures and seminars, from any source to any device. Polycom developed the open integration approach for media analytics solutions and services through documented APIs in Polycom RealPresence Media Manager.

“We know that video collaboration makes organizations more successful and productive, and that it is a critical tool in getting work done together better and faster. Today’s solutions and offerings deliver the value of video to more people through the easiest and most accessible methods for buying, implementing and using video collaboration,” said AE Natarajan, executive vice president of Worldwide Engineering, Polycom.

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