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Qumu Extends the Value of Unified Communications Platforms

March 2, 2016 | Telepresence Options

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Qumu's innovative, certified extension to the Pexip Infinity meeting platform makes recording meetings simple and scalable

SAN BRUNO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Qumu (NASDAQ: QUMU), the leader in enterprise video, today announced the availability of a certified extension to the Pexip Infinity meeting platform that simplifies the recording, management, distribution and replay of Pexip meetings to make these valuable content assets easily searchable and accessible to an organization. The Pexip add-on is the first of many planned integrations with UC solutions to be powered by the innovative Qumu UC Gateway.

Video is growing rapidly as an enterprise communication tool, greatly increasing the volume of video meetings. One Fortune 100 company recently reported conducting 40,000 video calls in a typical week. This higher volume of unified communications (UC) video is stressing legacy UC video platforms, while the increasing number of UC video solutions deployed within a single organization is fragmenting workflows, further limiting the ability of companies to record and share this valuable knowledge.

Qumu's industry-leading UC Gateway capability, a feature of the Qumu video platform, enables Qumu to integrate with a company's unified communications ecosystem - including video conferencing, web conferencing and scheduling applications - to make recording calls a seamless part of starting any meeting.

After the conference, the recordings are stored, distributed and managed centrally using enterprise-class content management capabilities such as security, search, and availability on all devices. The Qumu video platform can scale to archive millions of recordings from a company's multiple video conference and web conference solutions, providing a long-term video content platform that will remain constant as UC technologies evolve over time.

"Enterprises today are challenged by a diverse UC video portfolio, including legacy hardware-based UC installations, legacy web conferencing applications and the newest software or cloud-based solutions," said Vern Hanzlik, president and CEO of Qumu. "The Qumu platform gives organizations a way to capture and manage valuable knowledge assets from all of their UC platforms, both today and in the future."

Qumu now available for Pexip Infinity solutions

The Qumu Pexip extension is now available as an option to integrate with Pexip Infinity. Enterprises running Pexip Infinity solutions can thus easily record, store and play back Pexip conferences. With the Qumu option, Pexip conferences may also be live streamed to add hundreds or thousands of one-way viewers to the meeting.

"The ability to record, store, play back, and stream meetings and conferences is an essential feature for many of our enterprise customers," said Åsmund Fodstad, CEO of Pexip. "Seamlessly integrating with Qumu's recognized and market leading enterprise video content management platform makes all that easy for them, with a flexible solution that scales and adapts to their requirements."

"Working with a global video conferencing leader like Pexip is an honor for Qumu," said Mr. Hanzlik. "We believe Pexip's Infinity platform sets the standard for future UC and video infrastructure, and as a leader in enterprise video content management, we're very excited to add value for Pexip's customers through the addition of simple-to-use enterprise video content management capabilities."

Ask your Pexip representative for more information on the Qumu certified extension as part of a Pexip solution.

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About Qumu Corporation

Video is today's document. Qumu (NASDAQ: QUMU) provides the tools businesses need to create, manage, secure, deliver and measure the success of their videos. Qumu's innovative solutions release the power in video to engage and empower employees, partners and clients. Organizations around the world realize the greatest possible value from video they create and publish using Qumu. Whatever the audience size, viewer device or network configuration, Qumu solutions are how business does video. www.qumu.com

About Pexip

Since 2012, Pexip has worked towards enabling enterprises and organizations to provide every one of their users with video based communications and visual collaboration tools.

The company's award-winning virtualized meeting platform enables seamless joining of video, audio, and web conferencing across incompatible technologies such as traditional videoconferencing and Microsoft's Skype for Business. Whether running in an organization's data center, in a public, private or hybrid cloud, Pexip Infinity provides unmatched capacity and capabilities. The company's core product is used by several Fortune 500 organizations across a variety of industries. In addition, it powers a large number of the world's Videoconferencing as a Service (VCaaS) providers. The company experienced more than 300% growth in 2015, and now simplifies communications in thousands of organizations.

Pexip employs more than 80 people on five continents, and has main offices in Oslo, Norway (HQ), London, and New York.

Learn more at www.pexip.com

Contacts
Qumu Corporation
Pete Steege, +1-952-638-9084
Director of Marketing Communications
or
Pexip AS
Anders Løkke, +47 480 81 614
Marketing
anders.lokke@pexip.com







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