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  • White Papers // Nov 2014

    Basic Components and Considerations for Deploying Video Conferencing Solutions

    Video Conferencing as a fundamental tool for businesses to enhance communication and collaboration between employees, partners and customers. With video conferencing becoming a core component of IT infrastructure that enables communication and collaboration, businesses are looking to providers of telephony, business applications and network infrastructure services to include this capability...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2013

    Creating a collaboration culture throughout the enterprise: An adoption methodology

    The enterprise imperative: successful adoption. This paper introduces an adoption methodology developed by Polycom and built on proven best practices and years of experience. The methodology is designed to ensure an enduser experience that is reliable and intuitive, and that makes collaboration central to how organizations meet their day-today business...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2009

    ROI in Action: How Polycom's Global Collaboration Network Benefits the Bottom Line

    In late 2008, Polycom, Inc. took steps to ensure its competitiveness in a tough economy. Like many organizations, Polycom cut operating expenditures by targeting cost centers and eliminating any travel that wasn't absolutely necessary. The company realized an immediate return: The travel mandate, affecting all 2,600 Polycom employees, triggered a...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2013

    Frost & Sullivan Market Insight: How Unified Collaboration Transforms Education

    Read about the key trends to make the most of your enterprise video & unified communications initiatives. Education institutions are one of the top growing adopters of rich media collaboration and video solutions. The use of a video conferencing solution can enhance collaboration in the education network and extend e-learning...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2013

    IDC: Mobile Video Collaboration - The New Business Reality

    The powerful combination of mobility and real-time video communications is further enhanced by the bring-your-own-device (BYOD) trend in mobility. This consumerization of IT brings to bear a number of new concerns about liability, privacy, and security. As a result, enterprise IT stakeholders are rapidly building a strategy for BYOD through...

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  • White Papers // Jul 2009

    Best Practices Guide for Deploying SpectraLink 8020/8030 Wireless Telephones

    Wi-Fi telephony, also known as Voice over Wireless LAN (VoWLAN), delivers the capabilities and functionality of the enterprise telephone system in a mobile handset. The Wi-Fi handset is a WLAN client device, sharing the same wireless network as laptops and PDAs. For enterprise use, the handset is functionally equivalent to...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2013

    The Art of Teleworking

    There is a new class of workers out there - working from their homes nearly autonomously. Some call them teleworkers, some telecommuters. Armed with remote access to their corporate network, with toll-free numbers, VPNs and mobile phones, they escape traffic jams, bad weather, and high fuel prices, and are able...

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  • White Papers // May 2009

    Deploying Enterprise-Grade Wi-Fi Telephony

    Wi-Fi telephony, also known as Voice over wireless LAN (VoWLAN), delivers the all the capabilities and functionality of the enterprise telephone system in a mobile handset. The Wi-Fi phone is a WLAN client device, sharing the same wireless network as laptops and PDAs. The handset is functionally equivalent to a...

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  • White Papers // Apr 2009

    The Art of Teleworking

    There is a new class of workers out there - working from their homes nearly autonomously. Some call them teleworkers, some telecommuters. Armed with remote access to their organization's network, with tollfree numbers, VPN's and mobile phones, they escape traffic jams, bad weather, and high fuel prices, and are able...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2009

    Top 5 Benefits of Video Conferencing

    In today's globalized economy, travel is often a prerequisite for leveraging new market opportunities. Journeying to distant locales to engage in face-to-face interactions with customers, partners, and colleagues is a timehonored business ritual, and nothing will ever replace the immediacy and impact of live interactions. But a large percentage of...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2014

    Basic Components and Considerations for Deploying Video Conferencing Solution

    Video Conferencing as a fundamental tool for businesses to enhance communication and collaboration between employees, partners and customers. With video conferencing becoming a core component of IT infrastructure that enables communication and collaboration, businesses are looking to providers of telephony, business applications and network infrastructure services to include this capability...

    Provided By Polycom

  • White Papers // Nov 2009

    Scalable Infrastructure for Distributed Video

    Of late, video has become a standard communication tool and is used for this purpose on a daily basis. This has necessitated the need to enhance the scalability requirements of the visual communication system. This is so because unlike earlier when visual communication system had to support only several dozen...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2010

    Polycom UC Intelligent Core: Scalable Infrastructure for Distributed Video

    Video is leaving the dedicated video conference room and becoming a standard communication tool and part of the individual's daily workflow. The days of video conferencing as a nice-to-have substitute for the corporate jet are long gone. For thought leading organizations, video has transitioned away from its historic limitations to...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2010

    H.264 High Profile: The Next Big Thing in Visual Communication

    With the introduction of the first and only H.264 High Profile implementation for real-time video, Polycom continues the tradition of bringing leading-edge video technology to the visual communication market. While H.264 is a well-established and widely implemented standard for video compression, the much simpler and less efficient Baseline Profile is...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2013

    Collaborative Video: Delivering Better Care Coordination, Medical Education and Avoiding Unnecessary Re-hospitalizations

    From programs that support case management, dental hygiene, to smoking cessation programs and others such as those that support mental and emotional well-being, communication is key. Enabling the patient and the healthcare team to freely communicate through live collaborative video whenever needed is vital in keeping the community connected and...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2013

    Telestroke Solutions

    Telestroke is a form of telemedicine that enables emergency department physicians practicing in rural or remote areas to access and communicate with neurological stroke care experts. Stroke care experts can use video conferencing to visually assess the ability of a patient in performing specific tasks based on the NIH Stroke...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2013

    Frost & Sullivan Market Insight: How Business Video Transforms Tele-Health

    Key trends in Tele-Health to make the most of your enterprise video initiative. Tele-health ensures delivery of proper medical advice at the appropriate place and time. It is of immense help to a vast majority of population with inequitable distribution of resources. This is especially important, considering about 60 percent...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2013

    New Healthcare Vision: Collaborative video solutions improving care and reducing cost

    Telemedicine. You know the term. You have heard the buzz, you have marveled at its potential, and now you marvel at how it brings you the stroke services of a neurologist that is 100 miles away. A unique confluence of events, timing and technologies are making the successful implementation of...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2010

    H.264 High Profile: Polycom's Latest Breakthrough in Video Technology

    With the introduction of the first and only H.264 High Profile implementation for real-time video, Polycom continues the tradition of bringing leading-edge video technology to the visual communication market. While H.264 is a well-established and widely implemented standard for video compression, the much simpler and less efficient H.264 Baseline Profile...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2013

    Video Collaboration in Education: Building a Foundation for the Digital Age

    Video communication is becoming more common in education at all levels around the world, as the walls between classrooms disappear. This Center for Digital Education white paper shows how video collaboration is an essential part of the education environment that enables cost savings, engages students and creates a more productive...

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  • Downloads // May 2009

    Learn how you can cut costs, save time and minimize carbon emissions with Polycom's ROI calculator

    Polycom's innovative solutions give an almost immediate return on investment. In uncertain times and with pressure on travel budgets, companies are saving thousands by cutting down on travel for face-to-face meetings. Find out how much your organization could save now with the Polycom ROI calculator.

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  • White Papers // Feb 2013

    Music Performance and Instruction over High-Speed Networks

    High-speed IP networks are creating opportunities for new kinds of real-time applications that connect artists and audiences across the world. A new generation of audio-visual technology is required to deliver the exceptionally high quality required to enjoy remote performances. This paper describes how the Manhattan School of Music (MSM) uses...

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  • Case Studies // Apr 2010

    Nova Scotia Community College Realizing Its Mission With Polycom Telepresence

    More than 25,000 Canadians are building new futures at Nova Scotia Community College (NSCC), whose five academic schools offer more than 100 programs through a network of 13 campuses and six community learning centers. Its mission - to build the province's economy and quality of life through education and innovation...

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  • Case Studies // Sep 2009

    Alabama Department of Forensic Sciences Saves Money, Improves Productivity With Polycom HD Telepresence

    The State of Alabama Department of Forensic Sciences (ADFS) needed a solution for keeping its employees up-to-speed without the cost of travel and turned to Polycom's room telepresence solutions. They adopted Polycom HDX telepresence solutions that connect all of the agency's 225 employees as a solution. They used Polycom RSS...

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  • Case Studies // Aug 2010

    Androscoggin Valley Hospital Places Patient Emergencies in Nurses - Hands With Polycom Kirk Dect Handsets and Dalcon Alert! System

    Like small hospitals throughout North America, Androscoggin Valley Hospital (AVH) balances growing workloads against ever-tighter budgets and limited resources. The 25-bed facility is located in Berlin, N.H., a city of 10,000 at the edge of the White Mountains. But in many ways, AVH isn't at all like most small hospitals....

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  • Case Studies // Nov 2009

    Polycom Wireless Telephones Help Improve Patient Care at Anne Arundel Medical Center

    One of the most effective ways to improve care is by enhancing the communication between patients and their caregivers. They have to care for multiple patients, run samples to the lab, collect records check other patients and accomplish a hundred other daily tasks. Thankfully, the hospital patients at Anne Arundel...

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  • Case Studies // Nov 2009

    University Paris-Descartes Pushes Teaching Boundaries Using Polycom Video Conferencing Solutions

    The University of Paris-Descartes is a university which focuses on the humanities and health science. It is composed of nine Research and Training Units (UFR - Unit? de Formation ET de Recherche) or faculties, and a University Institute of Technology (IUT - Institut Universitaire de Technologie). The geographical distance between...

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  • Case Studies // Jul 2009

    Abbotsleigh School Delivers Global Learning Experiences to Students Using Polycom Telepresence

    Abbotsleigh's goal was to add a new dimension to classroom learning by supplementing traditional lectures with real-time lessons from specialists located around the world. With advances in communication technologies dramatically altering the experiences and expectations of students in the 21st century, it was critical that Abbotsleigh's pedagogical approach become more...

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  • Case Studies // Jul 2009

    NDS Cuts Costs, Gets Greener and Sees the Bigger Picture With Polycom RealPresence Experience (RPX)

    For global digital pay-TV solutions provider NDS, reducing the mounting costs of international travel coupled with the need to increase productivity, was a growing priority. With an ongoing essential requirement for management forums and meetings as well as collaborative IT sessions between geographically dispersed participants, NDS needed an interactive communications...

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  • Case Studies // Jun 2009

    Wesley Medical Center Boosts Patient Relations With Polycom SpectraLink Wireless Communication

    Located in Wichata, Kansas, Wesley Medical Center is a licensed 760-bed teaching hospital that serves much of Kansas and parts of Oklahoma. More than 240 of Wesley's medical staff have eliminated the limitations found with traditional wired communications, including wait time and inaccessibility. To master these limitations Wesley Medical Center...

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  • Case Studies // Nov 2009

    Lincoln School District Reaps Benefits With Polycom SpectraLink Wireless Telephones

    Phyillis Kahl, principal at Lincoln Unified School District (Lincoln USD) in Stockton, California, typically spends her school day juggling administrative and student issues. At the Sture Larsson High School and McCandless Center, two high schools where she shares her time, Principal Kahl has to stay in constant communication with administrators,...

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  • Case Studies // Jun 2010

    With Polycom, Targus Cuts Costs, Boosts Productivity and Streamlines Product Delivery

    It was the introduction of the laptop computer case 25 years ago that created the mobile accessory product category, and the company behind it all was Targus. Targus wanted to collaborate its own operations across time zones, continents, and cultures with High-Definition (HD) video communications solutions. To master these challenges...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    Vivid Solutions Demonstrates the Importance of Video Conferencing for Telehealth in New Zealand

    As a non-profit incorporated society, the New Zealand Vivid Solutions provided equitable access to specialist healthcare for children regardless of their location in New Zealand. As demand for its services widened and the popularity of tele health grew, healthcare professionals relied more and more on Vivid Solutions to erase distance...

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  • Case Studies // Sep 2009

    PSAV Turns Polycom High Definition Event Video Conferencing Into Competitive Edge

    PSAV Presentation Services of Long Beach, California, supplies audio/visual and technology event services to hotels, associations, producers, and meeting planners worldwide. PSAV wanted to develop new ways in which businesses can host events while keeping costs in check. To master this need PSAV chose Polycom. PSAV deployed Polycom RPX immersive...

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  • Case Studies // Nov 2009

    New Mexico Bernalillo County Metropolitan Court Beats Communications Limits With Wi-Fi

    The State of New Mexico Bernanillo County Metropolitan Court wanted to provide employees with the best productivity tools while maintaining a cost-effective, fully interoperable network that will serve them well into the future. To master these needs The New Mexico Bernalillo County Metropolitan Court chose Polycom. The New Mexico Bernalillo...

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  • Case Studies // Jun 2010

    Louisiana Superdome Enhances Efficiency, Safety and Security With an Integrated Solution From Polycom, Intech Studios and SMG

    The 13-acre Louisiana Superdome in New Orleans is the largest fixed dome structure in the world. SMG is the industry-leading venue management firm that operates the Superdome complex. SMG wanted a communication solution for the remote users. To master this challenge SMG chose Polycom. MSG deployed Automated,Wi-Fi solution, built around...

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  • Case Studies // Sep 2009

    T?ppeland Improves Customer Service and Sales Performance With Polycom Wireless Telephony Solution

    T?ppeland, Denmark's leading domestic and commercial flooring retailers. T?ppeland have very large premises throughout the country, where the staff was often under pressure to answer a ringing phone, while they were either far away from the phone, or engaged with a customer. As 40-50 percent of the incoming calls are...

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2009

    Manhattan Associates Optimizes Operations With Polycom Telepresence Solutions

    For 19 years, Atlanta-based Manhattan Associates has concentrated exclusively on helping companies streamline their supply chains to achieve lower costs, higher profits, and happier customers. Manhattan Associates wanted to collaborate workgroup as well as Manhattan wanted to provide Distance training. To master these needs Manhattan Associates chose Polycom. Manhattan Associates...

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  • Case Studies // Mar 2010

    The Climate Group Collaborates Globally With Minimal Environmental Impact

    The Climate Group, a globally dispersed organization working to advance climate change solutions and accelerate a low carbon economy, were facing increased pressure to reduce their carbon emissions. The Climate Group wanted to facilitate and improve collaboration across different countries using videoconferencing, at their quarterly board meeting. To meet these...

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  • Case Studies // Dec 2009

    Toshiba and Polycom Provide Kings Toyota With a Mobile - And Reliable - Voice Solution

    Kings Toyota wanted to increase the mobility and capabilities of its voice communication system. For the right solution, Kings Toyota turned to Authorized Toshiba Dealer Digital & Analog Design, also of Cincinnati, which has been its Toshiba dealer for more than 20 years. Kings Toyota adopted Polycom SpectraLink 8000 Wireless...

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