Videoconferencing

Face-to-face meetings that sound and look like you’re in the same room? Money- and time-saving opportunities? Better collaboration? Who wouldn’t want that? In this section of blogs, you’ll discover the value of high-quality videoconferencing solutions and what they can do for your organization, including enhanced performance and efficiency.

How to access the Web GUI on Polycom legacy video endpoints.

by Matthew Brungardt January 30, 2015 ScanSource Communications

One of the issues we face when trying to access the Polycom VSX endpoints is browser compatibility. The Polycom VSX 9.0.6.2 release notes list Internet Explorer 6.x and Java 1.2 or later as the supported browser for viewing the Web GUI. Most of our customers have no access to a browser this old and are […]

WebRTC and the Enterprise

by Jeremy Burton January 29, 2015 Cloud Computing

I was reading an article titled, “How WebRTC can serve the Enterprise” but when I originally saw the headline I thought it read “How WebRTC can SAVE the Enterprise.” So I was like “wow, that’s an interesting thought” because I didn’t know the Enterprise needed to be saved. The enterprise though has always been about […]

Polycom RealPresence Desktop Network Connectivity Test

by Mike Hubble January 6, 2015 Enterprise

Polycom RealPresence Desktop Network Connectivity Test When making a video call outside the LAN to the public network (WAN), it may be necessary to first test the Group Series using a secondary system with H.323 call functionality. If a second H.323 endpoint isn’t available we suggest using Polycom’s RealPresense Desktop. Polycom offers a 30-day trial […]

When is a session license used on the EdgeProtect 7300/4555 Series?

by Mike Hubble January 6, 2015 Enterprise
Edgewater Polycom

Edgewater Networks offers licensing options for the EdgeProtect 7300 in packages of 5, 10, 25, 50, and 100, including upgrade options of +5 and +10. Please note, the 4555 Series is limited to five video sessions. Also, video sessions are different then Gatekeeper registrations. So what constitutes a “Video Session” on the EdgeProtect 7300/4555? A concurrent […]

The Savings are Multiplying!!

by Beth Dameron November 25, 2014 ScanSource Catalyst

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Distance Doesn’t Have to Be the Enemy

by Alex Britt September 10, 2014 Management

Every company with multiple locations knows that distance is the enemy. Whether you are trying to contact employees in the next state, opposite coast, or across the world, distance causes some major issues. A CEO will likely struggle to grow the company, drive business value, reduce costs, and attract and retain top talent if he […]

Say Yes to an Office Refresh

by Alex Britt September 8, 2014 ScanSource Communications

Win $48,000 worth of Pro AV products with ScanSource Communications! ScanSource Communications is giving one lucky reseller over $48,000 in equipment for their office on October 1, 2014. Sponsored by Polycom, this promotion runs through the end of September.

Top Ten Remote Collaboration Challenges

by Alex Britt August 26, 2014 ScanSource Communications
Polycom

In late 2013, independent consultants AMPG Research were hired by Polycom to analyze a survey on collaboration challenges. The 5,000 business professionals surveyed concluded distance is the enemy. Here are the top 10 challenges: