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Polycom to Showcase Polycom(R) RealPresence(R) Video Solutions at InfoComm 2012, Booth #N1527

June 12, 2012 | William Zimmerman
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Polycom video and voice solutions allow customers to collaborate across any environment, whether on the go with mobile video solutions or in a conference room with a life-like, immersive system


LAS VEGAS, Jun 12, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Polycom, Inc.:

When/Where: InfoComm 2012
                     Las Vegas Convention Center (LVCC)
                     3150 Paradise Rd., Las Vegas, NV 89109
                     Exhibits June 13-15, 2012
                     Booth #N1527
    What:        At InfoComm 2012, Polycom, Inc., the global leader in open standards-based
                     unified communications (UC), will demonstrate enterprise-grade
                     Polycom(R) RealPresence(R) video and voice solutions that extend video
                     collaboration to any work environment (immersive theater,
                     conference room, work office, home office, or on the go). See
                     first-hand how Polycom solutions, powered by the Polycom(R)
                     RealPresence(R) Platform, are changing the face of
                     communications and how businesses and industries collaborate
                     worldwide.

                     In addition, Polycom is participating in six industry
                     presentations and panels, talking to the company's vision of video
                     collaboration ubiquity, as well as delivering video collaboration
                     for mobile, social, and cloud platforms (details below).
                     Polycom this week also announced that the Company (along with
                     partners Microsoft and HP) is bringing UC and video collaboration
                     solutions to the University of West England (UWE). The
                     high-definition global video network will connect the UWE campus
                     in Bristol with its partner universities and colleges located
                     throughout Europe, Vietnam, Malaysia, and the USA. See the related press
                     release.

                     INDUSTRY PRESENTATIONS

                     Wednesday, June 13
                     - 10:30-12:00 pm - Visual Collaboration in the Cloud: Is this a
                     transformational moment?
                       Topic: "Video Conferencing as a Service" and virtualization of the
                       enterprise
                       Polycom panel participant: John Antanaitis, Vice President of
                       Product Marketing, Polycom
                       Location: Las Vegas Convention Center (LVCC) Room N223-N224
                     - 12:30-2:00 pm - IMCCA State-of-the-Industry Lunch & Learn
                       Topic: the latest issues in collaboration including mobility,
                       interoperability, and convergence
                       Polycom panel participant: John Antanaitis
                       Location: LVCC Room N219-N222
                     Thursday, June 14
                     - Telepresence Day: Keynote and Session
                       Topic: visual communication and video ubiquity including
                       availability, ease of use, mobility, and quality
                           Opening Keynote
                           9:00-10:00 am - The Emergence of Mobility
                           Presenter:
                           John Antanaitis
                           Location: LVCC Room N219-N222
                           Session
                           10:05-10:35 am - Telepresence and Mobile Video
                           Polycom
                           panel participant: Laura Marx, Senior Director of Mobility Go to
                           Market, Polycom
                           Location: LVCC Room N219-N222
                     - 12:30-2:00 pm - Unified Communications: Transforming the way
                     we meet and communicate in the enterprise
                       Topic: what makes a UC deployment successful and how to prepare an
                       organization for UC
                       Polycom panel participant: John Antanaitis
                       Location: LVCC Room N223-N224
                     - 2:30-4:30 pm - Mobility and Collaboration: Is it really
                     telepresence if it's on a tablet?
                       Topic: the trend of 'video anywhere,' and the impact of 'bring
                       your own device' policies
                       Polycom presenter and panel participant: Laura Marx
                       Location: LVCC Room N223-N224

                     NETWORKING EVENT

                     Tuesday, June 12
                     5:30-7:30 p.m. - Opening Reception
                     Location: Las Vegas Hotel and Casino, Paradise South ballroom
                     3000 Paradise Rd., Las Vegas, NV, 89109

                     DEMONSTRATIONS

                     To see Polycom RealPresence video and voice solutions, please
                     visit booth #N1527. Demos include:
                     - Polycom(R)
                     RealPresence(R) Mobile - a software app that extends secure,
                     enterprise-grade, video collaboration and content-sharing beyond
                     the conference room, allowing mobile device users to easily join
                     individual or multi-party video meetings with other
                     standards-based video systems including immersive video rooms,
                     group/desktop systems, laptops, tablets, and smartphones in HD
                     quality. RealPresence Mobile, winner of the 2012
                     Edison award for innovation is available as a free download on
                     a number of devices including the Apple iPad 2, various Android
                     tablets, and the Apple iPhone 4S. Similar to connecting a
                     smartphone to the corporate email server, RealPresence Mobile can
                     be registered to the RealPresence Platform, allowing customers to
                     enjoy advanced features including provisioning, management,
                     firewall traversal, and connectivity to multi-party calls.
                     - Polycom(R) RealPresence(R) Immersive, Room, and Desktop Solutions -
                     including the Polycom(R)
                     HDX(R) Series; Polycom(R)
                     EagleEye Director, which personalizes video collaboration by
                     enabling close-up views of every speaker with automated and
                     'directed' camera pan, tilt, and zoom; Polycom(R)
                     UC Board(TM), which transforms ordinary surfaces into virtual
                     whiteboards; Polycom(R)
                     CX7000 unified group video collaboration system, the first
                     room video solution purpose-built for full integration with
                     Microsoft(R) Lync(TM); Polycom(R)
                     VVX(R) business media phones; and Polycom
                     installed audio solutions including Polycom(R) SoundStructure(R)
                     and Polycom HDX Ceiling Microphones that ensure natural, clear
                     conversations.
                     - Polycom(R) RealPresence(R) Social - including Polycom video
                     collaboration integration with IBM
                     Sametime and IBM Connections, allowing IBM Sametime users to
                     join multi-party or one-on-one video calls that can be launched
                     within email and social business interfaces.
                     - Polycom(R)
                     RealPresence(R) Platform - Most comprehensive, open
                     standards-based software infrastructure for universal video
                     collaboration; demonstrations will highlight connectivity,
                     scalability, manageability, reliability, and security.
                     - Polycom(R)
                     Video Content Management - Polycom(R)
                     RealPresence(R) Media Manager allows users to manage all aspects
                     of live and on-demand video content including permissions-based
                     security, user tracking, usage reporting, and flexible content
                     distribution across diverse network environments and devices. Polycom(R)
                     RealPresence(R) Capture Station allows users to webcast and
                     record presentations that take place every day in meeting rooms,
                     classrooms and boardrooms. Polycom recently unveiled updates to
                     Polycom RealPresence Video Content Management solutions that
                     extend secure user access to video content beyond traditional PCs
                     and laptops to tablets and smartphones. For more information, see
                     the related press
                     release.
        
About Polycom

Polycom is the global leader in open standards-based unified communications (UC) solutions for telepresence, video, and voice powered by the Polycom(R) RealPresence(R) Platform. The RealPresence Platform interoperates with the broadest range of business, mobile, and social applications and devices. More than 400,000 organizations trust Polycom solutions to collaborate and meet face-to-face from any location for more productive and effective engagement with colleagues, partners, customers, specialists, and prospects. Polycom, together with its broad partner ecosystem, provides customers with the best total cost of ownership, interoperability, scalability, and security for video collaboration, whether on-premises, hosted, or cloud-delivered. Visit www.polycom.com or connect with Polycom on Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn.

(C) 2012 Polycom, Inc. All rights reserved. POLYCOM(R), the Polycom logo, and the names and marks associated with Polycom's products are trademarks and/or service marks of Polycom, Inc. and are registered and/or common law marks in the United States and various other countries. All other trademarks are property of their respective owners.

SOURCE: Polycom, Inc.



        
        Polycom, Inc. 
        Brianna Woon, +1-408-586-4072 
        brianna.woon@polycom.com






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