VideoGAMESCanada.ca:
 


 
NEWSLETTER:
Email:

News

Cisco Introduces Personal TelePresence

Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO) unveiled the next evolution in virtual communications with the introduction of two new environments: a personal Cisco TelePresence system for use in individual offices and a large Cisco TelePresence room ideal for group training and cross-functional team meetings. A collaborative technology, Cisco TelePresence integrates advanced audio, high-definition video and interactive elements with the power of the underlying network to deliver an immersive meeting experience.

Cisco TelePresence can help companies shorten sales and product-development cycles while improving operational efficiencies and supporting environmentally responsible business practices.

The two additions to the Cisco TelePresence portfolio are the Cisco TelePresence System 500 and Cisco TelePresence System 3200. They join the existing Cisco TelePresence System 1000 and 3000 endpoints, offering a portfolio that provides intercompany, multipoint and video conferencing interoperability capabilities to help customers scale virtual meetings across their organizations, simply, over a converged network.

With the introduction of the Cisco TelePresence System 500, the immersive power of Cisco TelePresence is extended into the personal office. This smaller form factor retains all the same qualities of the life-size, face-to-face Cisco TelePresence interaction while giving organizations the flexibility to support intimate, one-on-one meetings or enable employees to join larger group meetings from personal workspaces. The Cisco TelePresence System 500 also provides a lower-cost entry point for medium-sized businesses to experience telepresence in communication with partners, customers or suppliers.

The Cisco TelePresence System 500 integrates a 37-inch display, camera, an innovative microphone array, speakers and specially-designed lighting in a complete solution that can be placed on a desk, mounted on the wall or stand on a pedestal in a private office, creating one of the first high-definition telepresence experiences for personal use. Maintaining the Cisco TelePresence experience, it allows users to participate in virtual meetings as an equal participant, appearing life-size to participants in other Cisco TelePresence rooms. The Cisco TelePresence 500 can also be used as a second monitor in a personal office or as a digital sign through integration with the Cisco Digital Media System video technology for digital signage and desktop video streaming.

The Cisco TelePresence System 3200 builds on the success of the six-person Cisco TelePresence System 3000 by tripling the room capacity and augmenting the virtual table with a second row of seating for larger venues. Ideal for headquarters sites or large regional offices, the system allows large teams to meet and collaborate virtually with remote participants when much of the team is in one physical location, or conduct training or classroom applications easily with remote participants or presenters.

The Cisco TelePresence System 3200 is designed to provide the same high-quality audio and video experience to meeting participants in both rows, without requiring a raised row of second seating. With table configurations for either 12 or 18 participants, new camera lenses, microphones for back-row participants, and a new codec that supports data sharing at 30 fps, the Cisco TelePresence System 3200 embodies the sophisticated innovation that has become the standard for Cisco TelePresence.

"SAP is commited to delivering products and services that help accelerate business innovation for our customers," said Dietmar Bruder, vice president, SAP IT Infrastructure Services. "As a leading provider of business software solutions, we are constantly rethinking success and what it takes to be agile, integrated, and flexible to respond to change and complex pressures — to do more, and deliver more effectively to our customers. With Cisco TelePresence, we can work faster without sacrificing any of the face-to-face interaction that is so crucial to gaining consensus across teams. The CTS 3200 especially helps us scale training and handle larger meetings, it’s a key addition to our Cisco TelePresence portfolio."

The recent introduction of intercompany Cisco TelePresence services will enable companies to meet in-person with partners, customers or suppliers with the same simplicity, security and experience as they can internally today. This breakthrough in video communications, combined with today’s introduction of additional Cisco TelePresence endpoints, will help extend the power of the technology into a broader range of companies and meeting environments.

"Video is rapidly becoming the most effective way to communicate and share information," said Charles Stucki, vice president and general manager, TelePresence Systems business unit, Cisco. "TelePresence is much more than video. TelePresence puts you into the meeting in every important sense. With our recent developments in intercompany and interoperability with video conferencing and an expanded portfolio of solutions, we’ve dramatically increased the uses for and value of TelePresence. This will help accelerate the proliferation across organizations of all sizes."

Critical to delivering the innovative Cisco TelePresence experience are integrated services from certified partners and Cisco. Cisco offers new specific enhanced and streamlined services for Cisco TelePresence System 500 installation and configuration to rapidly and cost-effectively scale deployments.

Cisco also recently enhanced Cisco TelePresence multipoint capabilities with the ability to scale in a single meeting up to 48 sites, and has released interoperability with standards-based videoconferencing systems to help organizations scale Cisco TelePresence deployments.

List Pricing and Availability
The Cisco TelePresence System 500 has a list price of $33,900 USD; the Cisco TelePresence 3200 has a list price of $340,000 USD. Both ship in the third calendar quarter of 2008. A $90,000 USD list Cisco TelePresence System 3200 upgrade kit is also available for Cisco TelePresence System 3000 customers.

 [May 13, 2008]


Send this IT news to a friend
Recipient :
(enter the e-mail address of the recipient)

From 
(enter your name)

(enter your e-mail address)

 

Other IT news about Cisco

  • Finalists Announced in 2014 Ingenious Awards Program (September 5, 2014)
  • Streetline and Cisco Introduce Camera-Based Smart Parking Sensing and Integrated Network Solution (May 23, 2014)
  • Cisco Delivers Advanced Traffic Visibility and Control With New WAN Automation Engine (May 20, 2014)
  • OneAccess Goes Head to Head with Cisco in Mid-Range Router Market (March 20, 2014)
  • Cisco Videoscape Enables Industry Firsts for Hrvatski Telekom With Cloud Video Deployment (March 17, 2014)
  • Cisco Expands Virtualization Offerings for Service Providers (February 18, 2014)
  • Cisco and AGT Form a Smart City Global Strategic (February 6, 2014)
  • VMware and Technology Partners Expand Leading Analytics Capabilities for Machine Data with New Content Packs for VMware vCenter Log Insight (August 15, 2013)
  • Toothpaste, Toilet Paper and Texting-Say Good Morning to Gen Y (December 17, 2012)
  • Nordic Telecom and Cisco Begin Cooperation (November 26, 2012)
  • Teradici to Showcase Latest VDI Solutions at Cisco Live 2012 (June 11, 2012)
  • Cisco and EMC Deliver Premier Infrastructure Solution Running SAP HANA for Big Data (June 8, 2012)
  • Increasing Demand for Video Solutions Prompts IP Phone Warehouse to Expand Offerings (April 13, 2012)
  • NextiraOne Recognised as Cisco TelePresence Video Master Authorized Technology Provider Partner in UK (November 29, 2011)
  • Cisco Wins National Cybersecurity Innovation Award in Meeting the Need for Critical Cybersecurity Skills (November 4, 2011)
  • Cisco Names Marvell 2011 Supplier of the Year (September 27, 2011)
  • Cisco Cius Features Leading Mobile CRM Solution From SugarCRM (July 13, 2011)
  • Cisco, Huawei, and Juniper Lead Network Infrastructure Sales Across Asia-Pac Region (June 23, 2011)
  • Cisco and Partners Extend Reach of Social Collaboration (June 21, 2011)
  • Cisco and Red Bee Media Align to Bring Advanced Online Video Services to Media Companies (June 17, 2011)
  • TELUS introduces Future Friendly Office to simplify communications for Canadian SMBs (May 31, 2011)
  • New business and governance models for ICT hold key to ‘smart and connected’ cities (May 19, 2011)
  • Cisco Announces New Data Center Solutions to Support Microsoft SQL Server (May 16, 2011)
  • Cisco Intends to Acquire newScale (March 30, 2011)
  • Infonetics Research: Cisco propels SAN equipment market (March 16, 2011)
  • Cisco Completes Acquisition of Inlet Technologies (March 15, 2011)
  • Cisco Announces Unified Communications Platforms for Small and Mid-sized Businesses and New Sales Productivity Initiatives (March 3, 2011)
  • Cisco Names Gary Moore Chief Operating Officer (February 23, 2011)
  • Cisco Demonstrates Leadership in Scalable, Cloud-Ready Virtualized Data Centers With Customer and Technology Milestones (February 22, 2011)
  • The Mobile Network in 2015, according to Cisco VIN (February 3, 2011)
  • The Mobile Network in 2010 and 2011 according to Cisco VNI (February 3, 2011)
  • Cisco Visual Networking Index Forecast Projects 26-Fold Growth in Global Mobile Data Traffic From 2010 to 2015 (February 2, 2011)
  • Cisco and the Holmes Group Collaborate to Develop Community of the Future (January 14, 2011)
  • Cisco Celebrates 25 Canadians over the past 25 years (January 5, 2011)
  • Cisco Completes Acquisition of LineSider (December 14, 2010)
  • Cisco Drives Video in the Enterprise With ’Video on All Endpoints’ (November 16, 2010)
  • Cisco Debuts All-New Flip Video Lineup in Canada (November 11, 2010)
  • Cisco Introduces In-Line Service to Help Accelerate Mobile Video and Downloads From Service Provider Networks (October 21, 2010)
  • Backed by Cisco, Comcast and Time Warner Cable, BNI Video Launches Video Platform (October 14, 2010)
  • Cisco Advances Smart+Connected Communities Vision With Innovations in Urban Safety and Security (October 13, 2010)
  • Telemedicine Made Possible With Cisco Video Solutions on Valaam Island in Northern Russia (September 8, 2010)
  • Cisco Announces Intent to Acquire Arch Rock (September 3, 2010)
  • Cisco Announces Intent to Acquire ExtendMedia (August 31, 2010)
  • Cisco Announces Intent to Acquire ExtendMedia (August 27, 2010)
  • Is Your Home Wireless Network Ready for Guests This Summer? (August 2, 2010)
  • Cisco, Cooper Power Systems, Tropos Networks, Grid Net, and U-SNAP Alliance Join Smart Grid Coalition (July 30, 2010)
  • Cisco and NetApp Unveil End-to-End FCoE Solution with VMware for the Dynamic Data Center (July 29, 2010)
  • BT and Cisco Extend Hosted Unified Communications Service to U.S. Market (July 2, 2010)
  • Verizon Business Customers to Trial Cloud-Based Unified Communications and Collaboration ’as a Service’ (July 2, 2010)
  • Cisco Delivers Data Center Architectural Flexibility to Support Virtualization and Cloud-Based Environments (July 1, 2010)
  • Cisco Speeds Highly Secure Business Productivity With Enterprise Collaboration Software Solutions (June 14, 2010)
  • Ingram Micro Wins Worldwide Distributor of the Year Award at Cisco Partner Summit (May 3, 2010)
  • BT Delivers Virtual Fitting Rooms to Tommy Hilfiger (April 30, 2010)
  • Cisco Delivers the Borderless Mobility Experience With Latest Wireless Innovation: CleanAir Technology (April 28, 2010)
  • New Cisco Mobile Collaboration Application for BlackBerry Offers Millions of Users Access to WebEx Online Meetings (April 23, 2010)
  • Cisco Canada donates comprehensive network security solution to Concordia University (April 8, 2010)
  • Cisco Receives Antitrust Approvals From European Commission and US Department of Justice for Pending Acquisition of TANDBERG (March 30, 2010)
  • Cisco: 87% of respondents surveyed across Europe that have wireless internet at home have enabled security (February 3, 2010)
  • Cisco, NetApp and VMware Collaborate to Deliver New Capabilities for the Dynamic Data Center (January 27, 2010)
  • Cisco Completes Acquisition of ScanSafe, Leading SaaS Web Security Provider (December 8, 2009)
  • Global Security Information Now On-the-Go With Cisco iPhone Application (November 20, 2009)
  • Cisco Announces Agreement to Acquire DVN Set-Top Box Business (November 4, 2009)
  • Moodlerooms and Cisco Entrepreneur Institute Partner to Extend Collaboration in Moodle (October 30, 2009)
  • New Cisco Study Reveals Peak Internet Traffic Increases Due to Social Networking and Broadband Video Usage (October 23, 2009)
  • Cisco Announces Agreement to Acquire Starent Networks (October 15, 2009)
  • Britain’s Broadband Infrastructure Lags Behind the Rest of the World (October 7, 2009)
  • Cisco Expands Developers Program (October 6, 2009)
  • Cisco and Vsys to Develop Advanced Unified Communications Services for Latin American Companies (September 4, 2009)
  • Cisco DOCSIS 3.0 Technologies Help Cox Deliver Ultimate High-Speed Broadband (July 30, 2009)
  • New Cisco Data Center Capabilities Help to Secure Data and Improve Disaster Recovery (July 28, 2009)
  • Recovery expected in 2010 for telecom/datacom equipment market; Cisco, Alcatel-Lucent, Ericsson lead market (July 20, 2009)
  • Cisco Report Shows Security Threats ’Are Getting Down to Business’ (July 15, 2009)
  • Cisco Appoints Ned Hooper as Chief Strategy Officer (July 9, 2009)
  • Cisco Announces Major Collaborative Initiatives With Moroccan Government at Cisco Expo Morocco 2009 (July 7, 2009)
  • True Internet Prepares for Next-Generation Cloud Services With Cisco Nexus 7000 Platform (July 3, 2009)
  • AT&T, BT and Tata Demonstrate Industry’s First Cisco TelePresence Call Across Multiple Carrier Networks (July 2, 2009)
  • Cisco Study Finds Telecommuting Significantly Increases Employee Productivity, Work-Life Flexibility and Job Satisfaction (June 30, 2009)
  • Cisco Outlines Strategy for Highly Secure, ’Smart Grid’ Infrastructure (May 19, 2009)
  • Cisco and Openet Sign First Customer for OEM Policy Solution (May 8, 2009)
  • Cisco Hosts IT Innovations Forum to Help Businesses Make the Most of IT Resources (May 1, 2009)
  • Cisco Invests in Education and Talent Development in Mexico (April 27, 2009)
  • IT Organizations Cut Costs and Improve Efficiency With Cisco Data Center 3.0 Architecture (April 23, 2009)
  • Cisco Expands Security Services Into the Cloud to Help Businesses Collaborate With Confidence (April 22, 2009)
  • Cisco Launches Knowledge Competition in Latin America to Award and Identify the Best Talents in the Region (April 21, 2009)
  • Cardiometabolic Support Network Uses Cisco WebEx Online Meetings to Deliver Advice and Support to Patients Across the United States (April 14, 2009)
  • i-CABLE Selects Cisco Set-Top Boxes and Highly Secure End-to-End Video Solution to Combat TV Piracy (March 23, 2009)
  • Cisco Announces Intent to Acquire Pure Digital Technologies, Makers of Flip Video (March 20, 2009)
  • Cisco Builds Open Partner Ecosystem to Accelerate Industry Transition to Unified Computing (March 18, 2009)
  • Cisco Adds to Media-Enabled Home with New Linksys by Cisco Dual-Band Wireless-N Products (March 10, 2009)
  • Cisco Breaks New Ground in E-mail Security (March 4, 2009)
  • Cisco Showcases Newest Additions to WebEx Mobile Business Collaboration Offering (February 18, 2009)
  • Cisco Powers First 4G Network in Moscow and St. Petersburg (February 10, 2009)
  • Yahoo! JAPAN Adopts Cisco Nexus 7000 Series as Core Switch for New Data Center (January 29, 2009)
  • Cisco Delivers Ethernet-Based High Performance Software to Help Accelerate Financial Services Applications (January 27, 2009)
  • Cisco Enables NHL to Super-Serve Avid Fans With Digital Video Content (January 26, 2009)
  • Cisco Simplifies Digital Media Access for Consumers (January 22, 2009)
  • Cisco Multiroom Home Audio Solution Enhances and Extends the Listening Experience for Consumers (January 21, 2009)
  • Cisco’s Latest Wireless Innovation — New 802.11n Access Point Packs Performance and Power Efficiency in a Sleek Design (January 14, 2009)
  • Top Retailers Using Cisco Video Technology to Improve Business Operations During Challenging Economy (January 13, 2009)
  • Cisco Visual Networking Index Survey Finds U.S. Consumers Watch More TV, Mobile Video Than Germans, Swedes or Urban Chinese (January 9, 2009)
  • Cisco Eos Platform Delivers Online Social Experience for Consumers, Powerful Web 2.0 Platform for Media & Entertainment Companies (January 8, 2009)
  • Whirlpool Corporation, Cisco, HP, Microsoft, Direct Energy, Bell Canada and Others Announce Results of The 2008 State of the Connected Home Market Study (January 7, 2009)
  • Infonetics Research: Cisco on Motorola’s heels in IP set-top-box market; 3Q IPTV/SDV equipment up 6% (December 29, 2008)
  • Cisco Launches Dedicated Channel With green.tv (December 19, 2008)
  • Enbridge Deploys Cisco TelePresence to Reduce Travel Costs and Carbon Footprint (December 17, 2008)
  • Cisco Launches Innovation Centre to Build Next Generation Services in Singapore (December 15, 2008)
  • Cisco Introduces Technologies and Solutions to Drive New Generation Medianets Optimized for Video and Rich Media Experiences (December 9, 2008)
  • Cisco and Filmaka Announce Winners of the Digital Cribs Video Contest for Aspiring Filmmakers (November 25, 2008)
  • Service Providers Boost Managed Services Opportunities With Cisco Integrated Services Router (November 19, 2008)
  • VoIP Managed Service from Bell provides advanced toolkits, 24/7 expertise (November 18, 2008)
  • Cisco Data Leakage Study Assesses the ’Insider Threat’ (November 13, 2008)
  • Cisco Releases Latest Solutions for Public Safety (November 10, 2008)
  • Cisco Aims to Energize Small-Business Productivity With $100 Million Investment (November 7, 2008)
  • Cisco Aggregation Services Routers Accelerate Video and Collaboration Across Hundreds of Enterprises (November 6, 2008)
  • Linksys Added to Comstor UK Portfolio as Part of Cisco SMB Solution (November 4, 2008)
  • Cisco TelePresence Supports Next-Generation Commercial Services From NTT East and NTT West (October 27, 2008)
  • Cisco Research Spotlights Common Corporate Data Leakage Risks, Mistakes (October 22, 2008)
  • Broadcast Service Danmark Selects Cisco Technology to Launch Digital TV Services Across Denmark (October 20, 2008)
  • Tata Communications First to Launch Cisco TelePresence Rooms for Public Use (October 16, 2008)
  • Cisco Introduces Storage Optimization Solution, Showcases Data Center Solutions at Storage Networking World (October 15, 2008)
  • Cisco Introduces Linksys by Cisco Wireless Internet Camera WVC210 and Video Monitoring Software for Small Businesses (October 7, 2008)
  • Cisco Survey Reveals Consumers Trust Online Payment Providers More Than Traditional Banks (October 1, 2008)
  • Telecom Italia Selects Cisco and Adobe for Delivery of Next-Generation ’Web TV’ Services (October 1, 2008)
  • Ericsson to provide mobile broadband for LG Electronics next-generation notebooks and netbooks (September 30, 2008)
  • Verizon Teams With Cisco to Offer New Productivity-Enhancing Services Using Cisco Collaboration Portfolio (September 25, 2008)
  • Cisco’s Connected Urban Development Program Signposts the Future Era of Sustainable Work (September 25, 2008)
  • Cisco Completes Acquisition of PostPath (September 22, 2008)
  • Cisco Announces Definitive Agreement to Acquire Jabber (September 19, 2008)
  • Cisco Introduces New Video Solutions for Physical Security (September 17, 2008)
  • Cisco Takes Consumers Into Celebrity Homes With ’Digital Cribs’ Web Series (September 10, 2008)
  • Epic Games Develops Cross-Platform Games and Game Engine at Full Throttle With Cisco Catalyst 6500 Virtual Switching System (September 4, 2008)
  • Sify Selects Cisco to Pioneer IP - NGN Adoption in India (September 2, 2008)
  • Cisco Acquires PostPath (September 1, 2008)
  • Linksys Helps Make Home Networking Greener (August 26, 2008)
  • Softchoice Achieves Cisco Silver Partner Status in Canada (August 19, 2008)
  • Cisco Announces Definitive Agreement to Acquire Pure Networks (July 24, 2008)
  • Cisco Survey Identifies Key Factors Redefining Global Exchanges and Billions of Trades Daily (July 22, 2008)
  • Infonetics Research: Cisco scores highest in new NAC user ratings; competition is close (July 17, 2008)
  • SINA Works Wth Cisco to Offer New Online Video Interview Experience (July 7, 2008)
  • Cisco Says Radical Shift in Education Systems Required to Sustain Global Competitiveness (July 1, 2008)
  • Deloitte and Cisco Enter Agreement to Enhance Business Process (June 20, 2008)
  • Cisco Announces Definitive Agreement to Acquire DiviTech (June 12, 2008)
  • Cisco Introduces New Innovations in Digital Media (June 11, 2008)
  • Game Developer CCP to Improve Services for Players of the World’s Largest Multiplayer Online Game With Cisco Data Center Virtualization Technology (June 4, 2008)
  • Cisco Transforms International Network for Orange Business Services (June 2, 2008)
  • Ascom Wireless Solutions and Cisco Systems Extend Interoperability (May 27, 2008)
  • TELUS Unified Communications make business easier for Canada’s small and medium-sized companies (May 22, 2008)
  • TELE Greenland and Cisco Bring IP Next-Generation Network to World’s Largest Island (May 9, 2008)
  • Cisco Networking Solutions Provide 21st-Century Learning Environment for K-12 Students (May 6, 2008)
  • Infonetics Research: Cisco, Microsoft locked in battle for unified communications market (April 25, 2008)
  • Cisco ’Empowered Branch’ Delivers More Applications and New Business Models; Opens Routers to Customers and Third-Party Applications (April 14, 2008)
  • Cisco Expands Physical Security Solution Portfolio (April 8, 2008)
  • Study Reveals Video and Web 2.0 Are Helping Companies Increase Collaboration in Today’s More Interactive and Global Workforce (March 31, 2008)
  • Bell and Cisco to deliver enhanced Managed Services to Canadian business, create a Network of Knowledge Centres (February 20, 2008)
  • TELUS Enhances Short Messaging Service With Innovative Cisco IP NGN Technology (February 8, 2008)
  • Concordia University Installs Canada’s First 802.11n Wireless Network on College Campus (January 31, 2008)
  • Cisco to Launch Mediterranean Youth Technology Club and the Digital Cities Project (January 31, 2008)
  • Cisco Enables End-to-End Application Delivery Networks With New Products and Services (January 24, 2008)
  • Cisco Completes the Acquisition of Navini Networks (December 20, 2007)
  • AT&T Deploys Cisco Carrier Routing System (CRS-1) to Support Advanced Residential and Business Services (December 12, 2007)
  • Cisco Enables Intercompany Communications for Cisco TelePresence (December 10, 2007)
  • Cisco Completes the Acquisition of Securent (November 19, 2007)
  • Cisco Announces Definitive Agreement to Acquire Securent (November 2, 2007)
  • Cisco Teams With the NBA to Enhance the League’s Technology (November 1, 2007)
  • Cisco and Satyam Announce Global Collaboration for Integrated Health Solutions (October 30, 2007)
  • Cisco Completes the Acquisition of Cognio (October 10, 2007)
  • Cisco Announces Definitive Agreement to Acquire Latigent (September 28, 2007)
  • Cisco Boosts IP Next-Generation Network Carrier Ethernet Design to Enable the Connected Life (September 25, 2007)
  • Cisco To Take Lead Role at Virtual Worlds Conference and Expo (September 19, 2007)
  • Time Warner Cable and Cisco Launch ’HD Clear & Simple’ Web Site (August 24, 2007)
  • Cisco Brings IP Interoperability to Public Safety ’Project 25’ Radio Systems (August 9, 2007)
  • Cisco Updates Professional Network Design Certification (August 1, 2007)
  • Cisco Passes Light Reading’s IPTV Test (June 18, 2007)
  • SaskTel Achieves Top Innovation Award From Cisco Canada (May 22, 2007)
  • Cisco Announces Termination of Hart-Scott-Rodino Waiting Period for Acquisition of WebEx (April 10, 2007)
  • Sierra Wireless modules integrate into Cisco 3G Wireless WAN HWIC solution (March 29, 2007)
  • Computer Services, Inc. Achieves Advanced Unified Communications Specialization From Cisco (March 16, 2007)
  • Cisco and Apple Reach Agreement on iPhone Trademark (February 22, 2007)
  • Videotron/Cisco: Wideband Technology Provides Capacity to Handle Explosive Downloading Capabilities (February 2, 2007)
  • Cisco and Microsoft Unveil Joint Architecture for NAC-NAP Interoperability (September 6, 2006)
  • Scientific-Atlanta Shareholders Approve Acquisition by Cisco Systems (February 2, 2006)
  •  

    Website based on SPIP, an Open Source program under GNU/GPL licence
    GADGETS: