Conferencing & Collaboration

  • Polycom Certifies Glowpoint Telepresence VNOC Service
    Glowpoint Inc., a provider of managed services for telepresence and video conferencing, has announced it has been awarded Polycom Advanced Certified Immersive Telepresence VNOC Service Provider status. The designation, the highest awarded by Polycom for telepresence VNOC ...More
    October 22, 2009 Posted in News
  • LifeSize Debuts 220 Series Telepresence System
    LifeSize Communications has introduced the LifeSize 220 Series products. They include what the company says is the first embedded Full HD multipoint control unit supporting up to eight sites, the first HD video system with embedded Full HD MCU for under $12,000 and the ...More
    October 22, 2009 Posted in News
  • TANDBERG Expands HD Video Portfolio
    TANDBERG has unveiled its expanded Profile Series product line delivering an extended range of completely integrated high-definition interoperable solutions for team collaboration. New to the TANDBERG Profile Series are the entry-level Profile 42”, the Profile ...More
    October 21, 2009 Posted in News
  • SoundConnect, Manexa Partner
    SoundConnect, a Reston, Va.-based audio and Web conferencing service provider, announced it has partnered with Manexa to offer a complete solution for organizations that need to produce, manage and distribute accredited professional education online.In addition to the ...More
    October 19, 2009 Posted in News
  • Cisco‚Äôs TANDBERG Bid Hits a Snag
    Complicating a deal to unite the world’s largest vendor of enterprise network gear with the world’s largest videoconference equipment maker, a group of TANDBERG shareholders said it will not approve a $3 billion purchase by Cisco. Cisco announced on Oct. 1 it ...More
    October 15, 2009 By Richard Martin Posted in News
  • TANDBERG Debuts Immersive Telepresence T1
    TANDBERG has introduced the new immersive TANDBERG Telepresence T1. The company says the T1 provides the same rich experience and intuitive interface as Telepresence T3, only with a smaller footprint. With this announcement, TANDBERG is expanding its Total Telepresence ...More
    October 14, 2009 Posted in News
  • SoundConnect Partners With Retex
    Retex, a retail technology and business solutions buying consortium, has partnered with conferencing provider SoundConnect to offer SoundConnect’s suite of conferencing solutions to Retex Members. Working with SoundConnect, Retex now offers retailers of all sizes Web, ...More
    October 8, 2009 Posted in News
  • ACT Conferencing Expands Channel Program
    ACT Conferencing is expanding its channel program in both offerings and personnel. The company’s newest offerings include unlimited Web conferencing at a fixed monthly rate, video conferencing managed services and an online conferencing facilities scheduling system. ...More
    October 8, 2009 By Cara Sievers Posted in News
  • Takeover Rumors Bump Polycom Shares
    Will anyone who’s not interested in acquiring Polycom (PLCM) please raise your hand?The videoconferencing and desk phone provider has been rumored as a takeover target since Cisco (CSCO) said it would acquire Polycom rival Tandberg last week, and the list of ...More
    October 7, 2009 By Richard Martin Posted in News
  • RollCall Acquires VariView
    RollCall Business Conferencing Solutions announced it has completed the acquisition of rich media Webcasting company, VariView Technology Inc. Terms were not disclosed. RollCall, a division of ILD Telecommunications, first announced its intent to acquire Dallas-based ...More
    October 6, 2009 Posted in News