Polycom Improves Collaboration, Boosts Public Safety for Southwest Missouri

Date Added: Dec 2009
Format: PDF

The mission of Missouri's Springfield-Greene County Office of Emergency Management (OEM) is to prepare the community for disastrous events and minimize loss of life and property. Real-time collaboration between these counties before, during, and after a disaster is often literally a matter of life or death, so enhancing the quality and speed of collaboration is an ongoing priority for the agency. Recently deploying Polycom telepresence and video collaboration solutions across the entire region has delivered a significant impact. "The compelling factor to invest in a video network