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Polycom CloudAXIS Suite Achieves VMware Ready Status

June 11, 2013

VMware Ready signifies VMware’s highest level of endorsement for products created by the company’s partners. VMware Technology Alliance Partner members can develop their products to Cater to VMware standards. Products and solutions that complete VMware Ready requirements will have the VMware Ready logo.

Polycom has announced that the company’s Polycom RealPresence CloudAXIS Suite has achieved VMware Ready status. This means Polycom RealPresence CloudAXIS Suite has been well tested by VMware and it now supports VMware vSphere 5.0 for production environments.

Polycom RealPresence CloudAXIS Suite enhances the functions of Polycom RealPresence Platform. With the help of Polycom RealPresence Platform, any business (B2B) or consumer (B2C) can now get now get easy access to safe, enterprise-grade video collaboration facilities.

Video communication is simple and easy with Polycom RealPresence CloudAXIS Suite. The users of this service simply send a URL link in an email or calendar invitation to all the attendees. The attendee just needs to have a browser and camera and he/she is all set to go.

Polycom RealPresence Platform is ideal for both private and public environments as they facilitate universal access to enterprise-grade video conferencing. Users can join video conference meetings with mobile, desktop, room, and immersive theater participants.

“Businesses around the world are using video collaboration as a mission-critical application to increase productivity, and are looking to further scale this collaboration technology,” said A.E. Natarajan, Senior Vice President of Worldwide Engineering, Polycom. “By using Polycom RealPresence CloudAXIS Suite with VMware vSphere 5.0, enterprises can now deploy video collaboration in a virtualized VMware environment, in addition to an on-premises deployment running on custom-built systems. The VMware certification can help customers further scale their video collaboration environments, helping to reduce TCO and optimize performance.”

Recently in an event, the company showcases solutions that bring together Avaya unified communications solutions with the Polycom RealPresence Platform and video and voice solutions.

Edited by Frances Litvak