Polycom recently announced new and enhanced solutions that improve the quality and simplicity of visual communications in small businesses, satellite and branch offices of larger organizations, and home office environments for teleworkers.
The company have introduced the Video Border Proxy (VBP™) 4350W and 200 EW appliances, the first network appliances of their kind for small office and home office environments that combine NAT/Firewall traversal, wired and wireless routing, gatekeeping, traffic shaping, and bandwidth allocation capabilities that together can dramatically improve the quality and security of, and simplify the connections of, visual communications between different organizations and networks.
Polycom also announced new software for its popular Polycom VSX® and V-series group and desktop video conferencing endpoints that delivers breakthrough Lost Packet Recovery™ (LPR) technology to minimize the impact of common network congestion and packet loss, providing more consistent, high-quality video calls over IP networks. First introduced on Polycom HDX high definition telepresence solutions, the patent-pending LPR, which masks up to 10 percent of network degradation, is now extended throughout Polycom’s portfolio of video endpoints.
The Polycom VBP 4350W appliance is designed for small office environments, offering 3 Mbps throughput for video calls. The VBP 200 EW appliance is designed for home office environments, offering 1 Mbps throughput for video calls.
To find out more about Polycom video conferencing solutions for your office, contact Advanced Presentation Solutions.