Avistar Communications Corp. has announced additions to its family of Avistar C3 software solutions. The Avistar C3 Unified – Microsoft OCS Edition and Avistar C3 Integrator – Citrix Edition solutions, engineered to deliver scalable, interoperable and business-class desktop videoconferencing to the Microsoft OCS and Citrix platforms.
The Avistar C3 Unified – Microsoft OCS Edition delivers commercial-grade desktop videoconferencing while addressing critical video features not found within the Microsoft OCS solution, the company said. The Avistar C3 Unified – Microsoft OCS Edition solution is built on industry standards providing direct interoperability between the desktop video experience and both SIP- and H.323-enabled room solutions. The Avistar solution also delivers rich desktop videoconferencing features such as continuous presence multiparty videoconferencing, HD (720p) video resolution and advanced call controls, all while leveraging Microsoft OCS presence and desktop integration features. Lastly, the Avistar solution delivers full bandwidth management and call admission control providing administrators control of their videoconferencing environment while ensuring solution scalability and quality of experience to the end user.
The Avistar C3 Integrator – Citrix Edition is designed specifically to run on the Citrix ICA protocol. The solution can be experienced through both the Citrix XenDesktop and XenApp solutions, in addition to the Wyse family of thin terminals. The Avistar C3 Integrator – Citrix Edition solution is the industry’s only desktop videoconferencing solution designed from the ground up to address the challenges presented when delivering communication solutions within VDI environment such as Citrix, while at the same time leveraging and extending their cost savings and benefits, the company said.