Polycom Integrates Skype, GoogleTalk and Facebook into UC

Polycom this week issued its biggest update ever of new Unified Communications products.

At the top of the list is the new RealPresence CloudAXIS suite. The 

  Polycom Ramakrishna

CloudAXIS suite is an integration platform that is build on top of Polycom’s RealPresence technology. CloudAXIS enables Skype, Facebook and GoogleTalk conversations and users

“What is unique is that we’re terminating the calls on the RealPresense platform,” Sudhakar Ramakrishna, President of Products and Services at Polycom said during the event.

Ramakrishna noted that there are a lot of Skype, Facebook and Google Talk users out in the market today. Polycom’s challenge was to bring them all together onto the same common platform.

“Every user deserves to get a superior Polycom experience and the CloudAXIS suite enables us to make that reality,” Ramakrishna said.

With the RealPresence CloudAXIS Suite, there is a user interface that lets users drag and drop participants from across the different technologies, into a single unified collaboration session.

Read the full story at EnterpriseNetworkingPlanet:
Polycom Launches New Wave of Unified Communications Solutions

Sean Michael Kerner is a senior editor at InternetNews.com, the news service of the IT Business Edge Network, the network for technology professionals Follow him on Twitter @TechJournalist.

News Around the Web