Tag Archives: Polycom

Report Names 10 Key Companies in Growing UCaaS Market

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 17, 2016 — Research and Markets predicts that the unified communications-as-a-service market will post a compound annual growth rate of 11.2 percent through 2022 due to increased investments, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The market research firm said May 26 the rise of business process outsourcing in the banking, financial services, insurance and …

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Polycom-Genband Unified Comms Offering Now JITC-Certified; Sean Berg Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 4, 2016 — The combined offering of Polycom‘s (Nasdaq: PLCM) VVX voice and video technology and Genband‘s Application Server has received certification under the Defense Information Systems Agency‘s Joint Interoperability Test Command, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. Genband said Monday the integrated offering will be available for deployment to Defense Department communication …

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Mitel to Buy Polycom in $1.96B Cash-and-Stock Deal

Mitel (Nasdaq: MITL) has agreed to purchase Polycom (Nasdaq: PLCM) for approximately $1.96 billion in cash and stock as both companies seek to establish a business that will offer communications and collaboration systems to enterprise customers. Both companies expect to close the acquisition in the third quarter of 2016 and create a …

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Polycom’s Sean Berg: Public Sector Agencies to Emerge as “Workplace of the Future”

TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 14, 2016 — Sean Berg, vice president of Polycom’s (Nasdaq: PLCM) public sector business, has said government agencies continue to evolve into the “workplace of the future” as they adopt video collaboration platforms, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. Berg said in an interview with Public Sector View posted Thursday that the growth in …

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Polycom-Genband’s Comms System Nears JITC Certification; Sean Berg Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 21, 2016 — The integrated Polycom (Nasdaq: PLCM) and Genband Local Session Controller technology has completed a certification test by the Joint Interoperability Test Command, ExecutiveBiz reported March 8. Genband said March 7 the two companies await the JITC final certification before their joint offering can be integrated into the Defense …

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NATO Deploys Polycom’s RealPresence Centro; Sean Berg Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, February 5, 2016 — Polycom’s (Nasdaq: PLCM) RealPresence Centro collaboration and communications tool has been deployed to operate with NATO’s restricted network, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. Sean Berg, vice president for Polycom’s public sector business, said in a statement issued Thursday the company works to support mission-critical programs through audio, content and …

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New NATO HQ to Use Polycom Unified Comms Platform; Sean Berg Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, December 16, 2015 — Polycom will provide a unified communications system at the future NATO headquarters in Brussels to facilitate collaboration between personnel and with military organizations, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Tuesday its RealPresence communications platform will support NATO’s Active Network Infrastructure with video, voice and data capabilities. “[Communications] plays an …

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SAIC to Install Polycom Tool in NATO Video Conference Platform; Mark Escobar Comments

Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAI) will install Polycom technology into a video collaboration environment intended to help NATO members centralize communications. The Polycom RealPresence platform will be installed in NATO locations across Europe and North America and will be built to hold resources for operations such as classified communications and resource …

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