video conferencing


Video for SMBs Goes Beyond the Meeting

It used to be that video was a niche play, found in the homes of those with Web cams and the offices of those with leased lines (read: appropriate bandwidth). But video has come a long way, and is now fitting into more scenarios as it marches toward mainstream status. “Video fills a communication gap,” […]

CoroWare Joins Vidyo Partner Program

CoroWare Technologies, a subsidiary of CoroWare Inc. (CROE.OB) announced it has partnered with Vidyo Inc. as a reseller of the VidyoConferencing product line. CoroWare now is offering affordable, high-definition (HD) video conferencing solutions for enterprise customers. The VidyoConferencing solution is built around the most recent standard-H.264 Scalable Video Coding (SVC), which enables video streaming at […]

Polycom Releases Low-Cost Video Conferencing System

Polycom Inc. (PLCM) has introduced a new high-resolution video conferencing system with a list price of $3,999. Designed to deliver high-resolution, DVD-quality video at very low bandwidth, Polycom said the QDX 6000 delivers features and performance previously found only in more expensive, enterprise-class video solutions. The Polycom QDX 6000 video conferencing solution provides real-time, face-to-face interaction […]

Polycom Intros HD Voice Endpoint

Polycom Inc. (PLCM) has increased the number of HD Voice phones in its portfolio to five with the introduction of its newest HD Voice model, the SoundPoint IP 450 desktop phone. The SoundPoint IP 450 is a mid-range, standards-based SIP phone featuring three lines, Polycom HD Voice and a high-resolution graphical backlit display that supports multiple […]

Global Crossing Announces HD Video Conferencing

Global Crossing (GLBC) has announced high-definition enhancements to its flagship IP video conferencing service. The service was made possible through significant upgrades to the company’s next-generation video conferencing bridge platform. The latest enhancements support end-to-end high-definition video quality that is comparable to watching high-definition television programming, enriching the visual and auditory meeting experience, said the company. […]

Panelists Discuss the Next Phase of the Conferencing Market

As workforces become more globally dispersed, and as enterprises make moves toward “greener” operations, conferencing technologies become less of a luxury and more of a necessity. Today’s panel, “Conferencing 2.0,” will discuss some of the conferencing market’s cutting-edge solutions, describing their implementation processes, target markets and unique selling propositions. “In this session, sales partners will […]

Selling in a Slowdown: Conferencing Provides Travel Alternative for SMBs

Conferencing solutions might be a good service to pitch during poor economic times since travel is expensive and businesses, therefore, might be seeking ways to connect their workforces, customers and suppliers remotely. “Without question, conferencing in a down economy is like a communications ‘perfect storm’ – business must go on … it must survive,” says […]

InterCall Deal ‘Genesys’ of New Opportunity for Channel Partners?

West Corp. on Tuesday proposed to buy France’s Genesys Conferencing and pair it with its InterCall Inc. division to create the largest conferencing provider in North America and Europe. And by all indications, the deal looks good for channel partners. West, headquartered in Omaha, Neb., made a “friendly tender offer” of $268.8 million for Genesys, […]

You Will, but Not Like That

By Peter Radizeski, RAD-INFO YouTube has a set of commercials from AT&T from 1993 that are titled “You Will. It’s funny, but 14 years later, all that innovation is NOT from AT&T, but from a myriad collection of start-ups (or the giants that bought them like Yahoo, Google, eBay). We have most of the innovation […]

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