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  • Case Studies // Jul 2014

    A Forrester Total Economic Impact Case Study

    Forrester Research conducted a Total Economic Impactâ„¢ (TEI) study to examine the potential return on investment (ROI) enterprises may realize by deploying Polycom voice solutions for Microsoft Lync. Download this case study to understand the framework for evaluating the potential financial impact of Polycom voice solutions within their organizations....

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  • White Papers // Jul 2014

    2014 Survey Report - Remote Collaboration Challenges & Strategies to Overcome

    Polycom surveyed 5,000 business professionals from all job levels around the world that focused on collaboration challenges to support a mobile and flexible working environment. Download this survey to learn what these Senior IT professionals say are their biggest remote collaboration challenges and discover the strategies they deploy to...

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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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  • 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 // 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 // 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 // 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...

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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 // 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

    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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  • 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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  • 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 // 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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  • Case Studies // May 2010

    Pracclinicians Telemed - California's Largest Multi-Specialty Telemedicine Provider-Chooses Polycom

    Clinicians Telemed (Clinicians) is a multi-specialty telemedicine group developed because of the need to provide expanded access to specialty medical care. Clinicians is comprised of physicians and healthcare professionals who can assist healthcare organizations expand access to medical specialty care and achieve the kinds of operational efficiencies that often prove...

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  • Case Studies // May 2010

    Polycom Global Services Helps Colorado Department of Transportation Ensure Successful Video Conferencing Implementation

    For the Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT), responsible for a 9,134-mile highway system handling more than 48 billion vehicle miles of travel annually, the budget impact of travel can be substantial, particularly for offices located far from Denver. Faced with those costs in an uncertain economy, CDOT began exploring the...

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  • Case Studies // Apr 2010

    Colt Group Creates Sustainable, Cost-Saving Communications Environment With Polycom Solutions

    Two Colt Group engineers and a project manager board a plane at Heathrow Airport in the UK to fly to Singapore for a five day visit to a customer site. Colt had a pressing need to reduce their travel overhead and improve communications across the global operation at the same...

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  • Case Studies // Aug 2009

    Covington Elementary School Uses Polycom SpectraLink Wireless Communications

    Teacher communication just got faster, stronger, and more direct at Covington Elementary School in Fort Wayne, Indiana. Parents are no longer subject to an arduous game of phone tag to exchange information about their children with teachers and administrators. Parents are benefiting from open communication channels with the elementary school...

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2009

    CyraCom Helps Healthcare Providers Cut Costs and Improve ADA Compliance

    An industry innovator since its founding in 1995, CyraCom revolutionized the delivery of interpretation services in healthcare settings by patenting the first dual-handset phone. Now, a growing number of healthcare providers rely on CyraCom for live access to nationally certified American Sign Language (ASL) interpreters to facilitate their communication with...

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  • Case Studies // Sep 2009

    Polycom Telepresence Helps Defense Acquisition University Extend Its Reach

    Defense Acquisition University (DAU) educates and certifies acquisition, technology and logistics (ATL) professionals in the Department of Defense (DOD), along with other government agencies and defense-related private industry. DAU students manage acquisition and logistics for all military systems - from surveillance to weapons - and administer contracts worth up to...

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  • Case Studies // Apr 2010

    With Polycom, Dr. Phil and the Doctors Gain Reliability and Flexibility - And Save $250,000 a Year

    Despite spending weeks working directly with senior executives from various videoconferencing providers, the show's producers never managed to land on a reliable video communications solution. "It always seemed to work great in rehearsal, and then as soon as they got ready to roll tape, it fell apart," Then in 2009,...

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  • Case Studies // Feb 2010

    Edgewater Systems Leverages JEP-Hosted Polycom VoIP Solution for Cost Savings, Business Continuity, and Productivity Gains

    Reliable phone service is key to the organization for communicating with current and potential clients, whether scheduling routine appointments or use in an emergency situation. The existing Edgewater phone system was frequently down due to bad weather, lacked even the simplest productivity enhancing features, and cost the organization a considerable...

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  • Case Studies // Dec 2009

    Polycom Improves Collaboration, Boosts Public Safety for Southwest Missouri

    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...

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  • Case Studies // Sep 2009

    Polycom VoIP Solutions, TMC, and Adaption Technologies Drive Down Retail Costs for Incredible Pizza

    With stores ranging in size from 22,000 to 90,000 square feet, opening a new Incredible Pizza Company location represents a significant investment. To reduce its costs - and to help offset the expense of a new call center hired to more efficiently staff most incoming calls - Incredible Pizza Company...

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  • Case Studies // May 2010

    INPEX Improves Communication and Productivity, Realising ROI in Nine Months

    INPEX is a worldwide oil and gas exploration and production company. They needed a solution for effective communication and also lengthy meetings between the Australian offices in Darwin and Perth, London, and the Japan offices in Yokohama and Tokyo, traditionally involved significant travel for busy executives. Recognizing the value of...

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  • Case Studies // Sep 2010

    Together Internet2 and Polycom Help Extend the Reach of Education & Research With Video Communications

    Internet2 wanted to develop video conferencing infrastructure that members use daily for distance learning, remote fine arts performances, video-enriched special events, and collaborative research among Internet2 members and industry partners Polycom's infrastructure solutions power a range of Internet2 Commons services, including multipoint bridging and video conference recording and streaming. Internet2...

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  • Case Studies // Apr 2010

    Jefferson County Public Schools Delivers Collaboration on Demand

    iJeffco Public Schools wanted to integrate their video and Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) networks into a Unified Communications (UC) environment and further streamlining their teaching and administrative processes. For this they adopted 6 Polycom HDX 7000 room telepresence solution and 2 Polycom RMX 2000 conference platforms as the solution.

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  • Case Studies // Jul 2010

    Polycom Solution Helps Ethiopian University Deliver Enhanced Educational Services

    Ethiopia's Jimma University was faced with a staff recruitment problem exacerbated by a critical scarcity of skilled resources. decided to implement a cost-effective video conferencing solution that would enable it to connect with geographically-remote students and lecturers, other universities and relevant government departments. They adopted a Polycom solution based on...

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  • Case Studies // Jul 2009

    Voice Rises Above the Noise in Manufacturing

    Kaindl Flooring's was on the lookout for a new voice communications system that would relieve employees of the time-consuming and difficult communications inherent in a demanding manufacturing environment. They decided to install Polycom SpectraLink 8000 Wireless Telephones for improved voice communications which resulted into improved communications between managers and employees...

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  • Case Studies // Dec 2009

    Ems Sky Connect Keeps Customers Flying With Polycom Wireless Voice Solutions

    The Takoma Park, Maryland-based company provides satellite-based tracking and voice systems for commercial and government customers. Sky Connect's solutions tap into the Iridium global satellite communications network - the only network offering coverage of the entire Earth. That means Sky Connect customers are never out of reach. The Takoma Park,...

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  • Case Studies // Aug 2009

    Audio Industry Giant Euphonix Achieves Harmony With Polycom and 3CX

    Tasked with the modernization of the Euphonix phone system, Euphonix Director of Information Technology Andor Izsak initially found the offerings to be cost prohibitive and, due to budget constraints, was forced to put the project on hold. A move to a new, larger headquarters facility a year later put the...

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  • Case Studies // Jul 2009

    Exelon's Peach Bottom Power Plant Chooses Polycom Wireless Communication

    Exelon's Peach Bottom power plant wanted a good Wireless communication coverage to the campus' ten buildings to help technicians coordinate detailed operations with colleagues that can be acres away which is Compliant with government regulated frequency requirements. They adopted Polycom SpectraLink 6000 Wireless Telephone System as a solution which resulted...

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2009

    Frantschach Heightens Warehouse Efficiency by Deploying SpectraLink Wireless Telephones

    Frantschach Heightens Warehouse needed 30 key Frantschach personnel carry Polycom SpectraLink Wireless Telephones to better communicate with their peers and keep production running smoothly. They adopted Polycom SpectraLink 8000 Wireless Telephones as a solution for the betterment of the company. Frantschach found its answer in Polycom's 802.11 wirelesses LAN-based SpectraLink...

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  • Case Studies // Apr 2010

    Easynet Global Services and Polycom

    This was the first time ever that such an ambitious installation had been planned at a European event. With no margin for error, it was crucial that the telepresence suite and network support systems were installed and operational within a short space of time. The suite had to be set...

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  • Case Studies // Mar 2010

    Giant Food Stores Improves Customer Service With Polycom Spectralink Wireless Telephones

    Grocery shoppers are walking up and down supermarket aisles, listening to music on the overhead speakers while casually picking out their items. Then comes a noisy barrage of store employees, "Price check on aisle 12," "Cleanup on aisle 4," and "Manager needed at checkout 8." These overhead disturbances interrupt the...

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  • Case Studies // Sep 2009

    Polycom KIRK Wireless Solution Is Music to Bang & Olufsen's Ears

    The old, wired telephone system restricting them and the cost of running it was increasing. The technology had long since moved on and they were keen to find a flexible, lowcost, low-maintenance, flexible replacement. They deployed A Polycom KIRK DECT wireless telephony solution which is supporting mobile staff at Bang...

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  • Case Studies // Nov 2009

    Bigg's Hypermarket Improves Employee Productivity and Customer Service With Polycom

    The last thing a customer wants to do when calling a store is wait on hold to get an answer to a question. Bigg's Hypermarket Shoppes installed the Polycom SpectraLink 6000 Wireless Telephone System in its Mason and Harrison, Ohio facilities to speed up response to customers, improve employee productivity,...

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  • Case Studies // Jul 2009

    SpectraLink Wireless Telephones Flex Voice and Data Muscle at Bridgestone/Firestone

    The ubiquitous telephone has become a more important tool for Bridgestone/Firestone South Carolina than what the world's largest tire manufacturing company ever envisioned. Bridgestone/Firestone is using Polycom SpectraLink 6000 Wireless Telephone System for instant voice communications among its workforce. The company has also benefited from using messaging applications through utilizing...

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