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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 // 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...

    Provided By Polycom

  • 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...

    Provided By Polycom

  • 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...

    Provided By Polycom

  • 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...

    Provided By Polycom

  • 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...

    Provided By Polycom

  • 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...

    Provided By Polycom

  • 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 // 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...

    Provided By Polycom

  • 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 // 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 // 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...

    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 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...

    Provided By Polycom

  • 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 // 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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  • 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 // 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...

    Provided By Polycom

  • 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...

    Provided By Polycom

  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Video Conferencing - Fact Vs. Myth

    Video Conferencing is only for boardroom meetings - it's too much for the requirements MYTH - From YouTube to video iPods to HD broadcast television, the quality and ubiquity of visual communication is transforming the ways people learn, live, and work - and video conferencing is no exception. With the...

    Provided By Polycom

  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Designing Polycom SpectraLink VoWLAN Solutions to Comply With Payment Card Industry (PCI) Data Security Standard (DSS)

    The focus of this white paper is to provide guidance on achieving PCI DSS compliance for wireless LANs (WLANs) using Polycom SpectraLink handsets to run VoWLAN. VoWLAN is defined as "The use of a wireless broadband network for the purpose of vocal conversation, using Wi-Fi or the IEEE 802.11 standard...

    Provided By Polycom

  • White Papers // Nov 2008

    The Power of Collaboration Within Unified Communications: Business Case Considerations for Improving Enterprise Performance

    Historians of communications technologies will likely refer to the era from 1997 to 2007 as the Decade of Infrastructure Readiness. Beginning with a select group of global enterprises who sought to decrease operating costs by merging their telephony and data infrastructures, the migration into the 21 century has seen companies...

    Provided By Polycom

  • White Papers // Nov 2008

    The Power of Collaboration Within Unified Communications

    Historians of communications technologies will likely refer to the era from 1997 to 2007 as the Decade of Infrastructure Readiness. Beginning with a select group of global enterprises who sought to decrease operating costs by merging their telephony and data infrastructures, the migration into the 21st century has seen companies...

    Provided By Polycom

  • White Papers // Oct 2008

    The Future of Visual Communications: Applications for Government and Their Impact on the It Infrastructure

    The emergence of e-Government which involves the use of data networks to exchange information, provide services, and enable interaction with citizens, businesses, and other government agencies is having a powerful impact. Driven by the need for government agencies to increase the quality of training and information sharing, reduce budgets and...

    Provided By Polycom

  • 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...

    Provided By Polycom

  • 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...

    Provided By Polycom

  • 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...

    Provided By Polycom

  • 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...

    Provided By Polycom

  • 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...

    Provided By Polycom

  • 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...

    Provided By Polycom

  • 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...

    Provided By Polycom

  • 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...

    Provided By Polycom

  • 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...

    Provided By Polycom

  • 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...

    Provided By Polycom

  • 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.

    Provided By Polycom

  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Designing Polycom SpectraLink VoWLAN Solutions to Comply With Payment Card Industry (PCI) Data Security Standard (DSS)

    The focus of this white paper is to provide guidance on achieving PCI DSS compliance for wireless LANs (WLANs) using Polycom SpectraLink handsets to run VoWLAN. VoWLAN is defined as "The use of a wireless broadband network for the purpose of vocal conversation, using Wi-Fi or the IEEE 802.11 standard...

    Provided By Polycom

  • 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...

    Provided By Polycom

  • 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...

    Provided By Polycom

  • 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...

    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...

    Provided By Polycom

  • White Papers // Nov 2008

    The Power of Collaboration Within Unified Communications: Business Case Considerations for Improving Enterprise Performance

    Historians of communications technologies will likely refer to the era from 1997 to 2007 as the Decade of Infrastructure Readiness. Beginning with a select group of global enterprises who sought to decrease operating costs by merging their telephony and data infrastructures, the migration into the 21 century has seen companies...

    Provided By Polycom

  • 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...

    Provided By Polycom

  • 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...

    Provided By Polycom

  • 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...

    Provided By Polycom

  • 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...

    Provided By Polycom

  • 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...

    Provided By Polycom

  • White Papers // Nov 2008

    The Power of Collaboration Within Unified Communications

    Historians of communications technologies will likely refer to the era from 1997 to 2007 as the Decade of Infrastructure Readiness. Beginning with a select group of global enterprises who sought to decrease operating costs by merging their telephony and data infrastructures, the migration into the 21st century has seen companies...

    Provided By Polycom

  • White Papers // Oct 2008

    The Future of Visual Communications: Applications for Government and Their Impact on the It Infrastructure

    The emergence of e-Government which involves the use of data networks to exchange information, provide services, and enable interaction with citizens, businesses, and other government agencies is having a powerful impact. Driven by the need for government agencies to increase the quality of training and information sharing, reduce budgets and...

    Provided By Polycom

  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Video Conferencing - Fact Vs. Myth

    Video Conferencing is only for boardroom meetings - it's too much for the requirements MYTH - From YouTube to video iPods to HD broadcast television, the quality and ubiquity of visual communication is transforming the ways people learn, live, and work - and video conferencing is no exception. With the...

    Provided By Polycom