Polycom, Inc.(NASDAQ:PLCM) has unveiled the 360-degree, panoramic 1080p HD video collaboration solutions custom-built for Microsoft Lync2013. The new Polycom CX5500 and CX5100 Unified Conference Stations are designed to deliver a groundbreaking around-the-table experience for all participants, whether they are in the room or thousands of miles away.
At the Microsoft 2013 Worldwide Partner Conference, Polycom also announced that it has received Lync 2013 qualification for its full portfolio of Polycom VVX Business Media Phones. “The strategic alliance we have built with Microsoft over the past several years continues to deliver innovative collaboration solutions that provide Polycom and Lync customers with an unrivalled experience. Our custom-built solutions for Lync such as the new panoramic video collaboration experience, and our leading portfolio of Lync interoperable offerings, enable Polycom and Microsoft to win business from organization seeking unified communications and collaboration solutions that empower people to collaborate however, wherever and whenever they want,” said A. E. Natarajan, Senior Vice-President, Worldwide Engineering, Polycom.
The new Polycom CX5500 delivers enterprise-grade video and audio collaboration capabilities in an easy-to-use system that can be plugged into a USB port on a laptop, and it also doubles as a SIP audio conference phone providing the industry’s best audio quality. The Polycom CX5100 provides the same HD panoramic USB video experience for customers who don’t require standalone conference phone connectivity.
The Polycom CX5100 Unified Conference Station is scheduled to be available worldwide in September…….See More