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LifeSize Extends Enterprise-Class Video Collaboration to iOS 5.1, New iPad
March 8, 2012 | Hogan Keyser
AUSTIN, Texas, March 7, 2012 - LifeSize, a division of Logitech (NASDAQ: LOGI) (SIX: LOGN), today announced that LifeSize(R) ClearSea(TM), the indisputable leader in enterprise-class mobile video conferencing solutions, now supports iOS 5.1 and is ready for the new iPad. With the addition of the new iPad to its list of supported devices, LifeSize continues to enable video calling on the broadest range of smartphones and tablets in the industry.
LifeSize is committed to providing open, interoperable video collaboration solutions on any device in order to extend video calling to the widest range of users. LifeSize has continued to solidify itself as a pioneer in the video conferencing industry by driving adoption on the desktop, in the conference room and on a wealth of mobile devices, including iOS and Android-based mobile devices from Apple, Dell, Google, HTC, Motorola and Samsung. Following today's announcement, users will be able to instantly connect from any Apple smartphone or tablet, including the new iPad, to any standards-based video conferencing system.
Additionally, LifeSize ClearSea enables users to be connected via multiple devices simultaneously and reached with a single number, an exclusive capability that only LifeSize currently provides.
"Demand for extending video conferencing to mobile devices is exploding," said Colin Buechler, chief executive officer of LifeSize Communications. "Mobility is enabling companies to get closer to their customers, partners and employees, and LifeSize is helping them connect through enterprise-class visual communication. Mobility is a critical trend in visual communication, and LifeSize continues to lead the way through relentless innovation and the broadest support of mobile devices in the industry."
LifeSize ClearSea is an enterprise-class client/server solution for desktop and mobile video collaboration. Because it's open and interoperable, users can seamlessly connect from their desktops or mobile devices to any H.323 or SIP-based video conferencing system or infrastructure solution in seconds. LifeSize ClearSea Server is available as virtual machine software and includes a state-of-the-art HD desktop client for PC/Mac and Android/iOS mobile devices as well as NAT/firewall traversal and multi-party conferencing capability.
Pricing and Availability
- LifeSize ClearSea is available globally starting at approximately $8,000 (U.S.)
- LifeSize ClearSea supports iOS 5.1 today and is ready for support of Apple's new iPad
- A free trial of LifeSize ClearSea can be downloaded at: http://csdemo.lifesize.com
About LifeSize Communications
LifeSize is a pioneer and world leader in high-definition video collaboration. Designed to make video conferencing truly universal, our full range of open standards-based systems offer enterprise-class, IT-friendly technologies that enable genuine human interaction over any distance. Founded in 2003 and acquired by Logitech in 2009, LifeSize, with its commitment to relentless innovation, continues to extend the highest-quality video conferencing capabilities to anyone, anywhere. For more information, visit www.lifesize.com.
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