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IVCi Celebrates 20 Years in Business

May 6, 2015 | Telepresence Options


IVCi, LLC ( a leading provider of collaboration services and solutions, proudly announced today it has reached a significant milestone as a service provider: its 20th anniversary in the collaboration marketspace.

Pexip® Infinity 9 Breaks New Ground in Enterprise Visual Communications; Sees Tremendous Uptake

April 30, 2015 | Telepresence Options


OSLO, Norway -- April 30, 2015 -- Pexip®, a leading innovator in scalable, distributed videoconferencing software, recently made available Pexip Infinity 9, the latest version of the company's award-winning scalable meeting platform. Infinity 9 introduces more than 30 new and innovative features across user experience, platform, and administration enhancements. In just 10 days from its release, more than 55-percent of Infinity users have already upgraded to the new version, which is the fastest uptake ever for Pexip releases.

Mersive Adds Android Mirroring Capability to its Solstice Product Line

April 30, 2015 | Telepresence Options


Mersive, a leading provider of software-based collaboration solutions today announced it has introduced Android mirroring to its Solstice wireless presentation and collaboration product line, including the award-winning Solstice Software and the new Solstice Pod, which was announced last month and became generally available today.

Vidyo Technology Proves Pervasive in Telehealth Applications at ATA 2015

April 30, 2015 | Telepresence Options


ATA-LOS ANGELES, CA - April 30, 2015 - Vidyo Inc.'s innovative technology is preferred by a broad spectrum of healthcare companies to visually-enable next generation telehealth solutions, evidenced by numerous Vidyo-powered application demonstrations across the show floor during the 20th Annual Telemedicine Meeting & Trade Show (ATA) in Los Angeles, May 2-5, 2015. Leveraging the VidyoWorksTM platform the full patient continuum of care can be enhanced through telehealth applications including Vidyo-enabled prospective patient engagement from the hospital website, inclusive in-office patient visits, in-patient bedside engagement, support for virtual rounding, at-home patient monitoring and at-home video visits. These video-enabled healthcare solutions will be on display at the Vidyo Booth, #2502, during the conference.

Compass Business Solutions' Jules Trono to Speak on Workplace Transformation at Wainhouse Research Summit in Denver on May 27, 2015

April 29, 2015 | Telepresence Options


Jules Trono of Compass Business Solutions will be discussing Workplace Transformation at the Wainhouse Research Summit in Denver on May 27, 2015. As the leading provider of unified video and voice communications training, Compass has added extensive information about the changing nature of the workplace across its curriculum.

New PanaCast® Panoramic Camera Delivers Video with Natural Human Perspective to Debut at Microsoft Ignite 2015

April 28, 2015 | Telepresence Options


Altia Systems® - a Gartner®2015 Cool Vendor in Unified Communications - will debut its new industry-first PanaCast Panoramic video camera at Microsoft Ignite in Booth 362 May 4-8. The new camera makes major viewing experience and technology breakthroughs that will change video and web conferencing. Learn More.

New Polycom Services Help IT Expand the Power and Potential of Workplace Collaboration

April 28, 2015 | Telepresence Options


SAN JOSE, Calif. - April 28, 2015 - Where and how people work is changing, and IT departments must meet the demands of this workplace evolution. Dedicated to delivering high-quality experiences and customer success,Polycom, Inc. (Nasdaq: PLCM) announced today several new services offers designed to help IT administrators make smarter decisions, drive adoption and protect their unified communications and collaboration investments--now and into the future. One of the new unique innovations, Polycom® RealAccess™ services delivery platform, puts personalized and near-real-time data at their fingertips through a secure, cloud-based portal, giving them the power to analyze, manage and make evidence-based decisions about their collaboration environment.

AVMI Renews Audio Visual Services Contract With UBS

April 28, 2015 | Telepresence Options


LONDON, April 28, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of its on-going focus on service excellence and client focus, and in preparation for its move into a new landmark UK headquarters at Broadgate Circus, UBS has just completed the selection process for its key facilities service partners for the next five years.

AVMI has been chosen to provide audio visual, event and video conference support services to UBS. This will include the critical phase of migrating staff and audio visual services from a number of central London sites into UBS' prestigious new UK headquarters. AVMI will work together with UBS' other key partners to ensure delivery of world class client services.

KBZ and Netelligent Partner to Provide Enhanced Cloud Services Offering through Cisco Resellers

April 28, 2015 | Telepresence Options



DOYLESTOWN, Pa. and ST. LOUIS, April 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- KBZ, an award-winning Cisco Authorized Distributor and Cisco Cloud Aggregator specializing in Collaboration, Cloud, Unified Communications and TelePresence, and Netelligent Corporation, an elite Cisco Powered Cloud Provider, today announced that KBZ has expanded its ZCloud service offering to include key elements of Netelligent's product suite.

Compass Business Solutions Expands Collaboration Courses to Include Cisco CMR Collaboration Meeting Rooms

April 27, 2015 | Telepresence Options


Compass Business Solutions offers videoconferencing and collaboration training for every level, beginning to advanced, sales to technical to end user. Today Compass announced that it is expanding its video collaboration training curriculum to include courses for Cisco's Collaboration Meeting Rooms, known as CMR Premises and CMR Hybrid.

Value-Added Distributor Jenne, Inc. Builds its Cloud Solutions Portfolio

April 23, 2015 | Telepresence Options


AVON, Ohio--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jenne, Inc., a leading value-added distributor of business telephony, audio and video conferencing, unified communications, data networking and physical security and surveillance products, continues to build its cloud solutions portfolio by expanding and adding new partnerships with leading cloud vendors. Jenne has recently expanded its agreements with Digium and Plantronics and has signed a new agreement with RingCentral.

Alcatel-Lucent launches Rapport software to simplify communications and collaboration services delivery for enterprises and service providers

April 22, 2015 | Telepresence Options


Alcatel-Lucent has today launched Rapport, a software-based, open platform that gives large enterprises and service providers a new, and much more flexible way to deliver communications and collaboration services.

With Rapport, the communications network becomes a platform for innovation, enabling the creation of new 'contextual communications', where fundamental services such as voice, chat, video conferencing and sharing become functions available to any application, website or connected object. These services can then be accessed by application developers using open application programming interfaces (APIs) and simple software development kits (SDKs).

2015 North American Video Conferencing in Healthcare and Financial Services Customer Value Leadership Award

April 22, 2015 | Telepresence Options


Video conferencing adoption is undergoing rapid transition. Frost & Sullivan independent analysis confirms that this market has approached an inflection point driven by high quality and low-cost solutions, combined with an escalating need for rich video collaboration. While business adoption in the past took place as a high-end application (primarily deployed in conference rooms), the benefits of videoconferencing are now available to everyone, resulting in a rapid democratization of the technology. The ongoing shift from hardware to software and the impact of consumerization are not only overturning traditional business models, but have opened up new growth opportunities for vendors in this market.

Interop Las Vegas 2015 Previews New Products & First-Time Demos from more than 65 Exhibitors

April 21, 2015 | Telepresence Options


SAN FRANCISCO, April 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Interop Las Vegas, produced by UBM Tech, today previews announcements about new products and services exhibitors will launch and demonstrate from the event next week. As the industry's premier technology event, Interop Las Vegas highlights the present and future innovations driving the IT community forward. Interop Las Vegas 2015 takes place April 27-May 1 at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center. For more information, visit

"The Interop Expo features not only the proven technologies at the core of enterprise IT, but the next generation of solutions shaping the industry's future," said Interop General Manager Jennifer Jessup. "As an independent event, Interop is the perfect place for tech buyers to see a wide array of solutions and witness the unveiling of the newest products on the market. We're so excited for attendees to experience the 2015 Expo first-hand next week."

Tadiran Telecom to integrate Vidyo's video conferencing solutions with Aeonix platform

April 21, 2015 | Telepresence Options


Tadiran Telecom, an established global provider of unified communications, contact center and control room solutions, announced today that it has signed a global distributor agreement with Vidyo Inc., whereby Tadiran will integrate Vidyo´s video conferencing solution with Tadiran´s Aeonix Platform.

The Aeonix platform consolidates disparate business applications into a single powerful platform delivered on a fault tolerant and open architecture with intuitive management tools. Aeonix can be deployed in a private cloud environment or as an on-premises solution.

Pexip Infinity 9 delivers innovative features and puts user in focus

April 20, 2015 | Telepresence Options


Pexip Infinity 9 focuses on experience - both for the end user and the administrator, by greatly simplifying workflows and management. And, as is expected from Pexip, the platform gets a lot of feature additions too.

With Infinity 9, both the end user and the administrator will benefit from more than 30 new features and enhancements. In addition to interface and design additions and enhancements, Infinity 9 adds several under-the-hood enhancements to make the platform even more versatile for the enterprise.

Arkadin and Blue Jeans Network Join Forces to Take Cloud-Based Video Collaboration to New Global Heights

April 19, 2015 | Telepresence Options


LONDON, April 21, 2015 - Arkadin, an NTT Communications company and worldwide leader in Unified Communications and Collaboration solutions, and Blue Jeans Network, the global leader in cloud-based video collaboration and interactive event services, are joining forces to meet surging global demand for easy, accessible face-to-face communications. Blue Jeans provided by Arkadin® removes the most common obstacles to video conferencing, opening the technology to millions of businesses globally who consider it a vital workplace requirement. Through simple, one-click access anyone can meet virtually from any device, any location and any endpoint, without the need for expensive hardware.

OKI Develops Area Sound Enhancement System to Pick up Only Sounds in a Target Area

April 15, 2015 | Telepresence Options


OKI (TOKYO:6703) today announced that OKI has developed a technology called Area Sound Enhancement System that makes it possible to pick up sounds in a target area by positioning several directional microphones. The technology lets users hear speakers' voices in a specified area, even in acoustically cluttered environments in which several people are talking at the same time, like conference rooms or offices.

Revolve Robotics & JACO Expand Integration to Create New, Advanced Telemedicine Solutions; See it at JACO's HIMSS Booth #4712

April 13, 2015 | Telepresence Options


Revolve Robotics, a leading innovator in robotic telepresence, today announced seamless integration between its innovative Kubi robotic telepresence platform and JACO, a leading manufacturer of mobile computer carts for the healthcare industry. Together, their combined solutions deliver multiple new options for hospitals, physicians, psychiatrists, and other healthcare professionals looking for a mobile platform to deliver engaging, productive telemedicine.

Video Conferencing, Webinar & Webcasting Software Services - A Merging Technology

April 13, 2015 | Telepresence Options


United States - April 13, 2015 /PressCable/ --

With the ever growing speed of technological advancement and development, and the need to stay ahead of the competition, many webinar platforms are increasingly moving into areas once the exclusive preserve of live video conferencing and webcasts.

VisiInc PLC to Acquire VIA3

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