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Video Solutions

Skype for Business

By combining the flexibility of Microsoft’s UC products and the power of Polycom’s audio, video and content solutions, the business value is unmatched.

The power of a 10-year partnership.

Rest assured that Polycom solutions will work with your Microsoft environment, now and in the future. Polycom is the only Microsoft partner that provides direct integration with over 40 voice, video, and content solutions that integrate with Skype for Business, Microsoft Lync, SharePoint, Exchange and Office 365.

Learn more about Polycom’s strategic partnership with Microsoft

An end-to-end collaboration solution.

Working together with Microsoft, we’ve developed a market leading portfolio of 40+ compelling, complete collaboration solutions that help you drive a culture of collaboration to address the most pressing challenges facing your business. Now you can foster collaboration across your organization with solutions built to maximize the power of products like Microsoft Lync video conferencing and Skype for Business.

 

Room Video Solutions for Skype for Business.

Innovative room video solutions that fit the needs for small huddle rooms to large boardrooms for Skype for Business/Lync environments.

Modern workforces are dynamic and mobile, and demand high productivity regardless of locations or devices they are on at the time.

Skype for Business provides users with instant collaboration on their personal devices, and users demand the same easy access to high quality collaboration in group meeting environments.

Polycom room video solutions for Skype for Business turn meeting spaces of all sizes, including huddle rooms, open workspaces, and traditional conference rooms into highly collaborative modern workspaces that extend and multiple the power of Skype for Business.

Overview

Familiar Lync experience in a conference room setting

Polycom CX8000 for Skype for Business is purpose-built for Lync 2013 and Skype for Business and designed to extend the familiar Microsoft collaboration experience that people love into conference room environment. The Polycom CX8000 combines the powerful Microsoft software and the intuitive touch control system so that anyone can start face-to-face conversation with interactive content sharing in no time.

Unique 360-Degree Audio and Video Experience

When you choose Polycom CX5100 camera, you get astounding voice quality and entire 360-degree view of the conference room, as well as automatic tracking of the active speaker, making the visual collaboration over distance more engaging.

Control System for Room Automation

Partnering with Crestron’s leading room control solution, the CX8000 tabletop console can also control room AV, lighting, climate, and room scheduling from the same touch screen.

Technical Overview

Polycom CX8000 for Skype for Business extends the rich collaboration features of Skype for Business that you are familiar with in a conference room environment and offers optimized group meeting experience for near and remote sites.

Product Highlight

  • Powered by Microsoft Lync Room System software for optimized conference room experience
  • Featuring Crestron’s market-leading appliance that includes the table top touch screen that controls the system as well as for a complete room control*1
  • Most engaging Lync Room System experience through Polycom CX5100 for unique 360 degree panoramic video and audio capture*2
  • Choose single or dual monitor configuration from 60″, 70″, and 80″ displays, or no displays to integrate into existing touch displays*3

Features and functionality

  • Rich collaboration applications including virtual whiteboard and annotation on shared documents directly on touch displays
  • Easy access to Skype for Business meetings from the tabletop touch screen
  • Support 1080p30 video
  • Registers to Microsoft Skype for Business Server and Lync Server 2013 for both on-premises server as well as Office 365 hosted environment.
  • Microsoft Exchange Calendar integration and simple calendar view
  • Remote Admin Portal and System Center Operations Manager support for management and monitoring

*1: A Crestron control system can be added for total room control and remote network management

*2: Included in the CX8000 center-of-table camera version

*3: Monitor bundle option is available in North America and EU/EFTA markets only

Overview

Experience 1080p “around-the-table” video with Microsoft Skype for Business

The Polycom CX5500 Unified Conference Station delivers a unique HD voice and video collaboration experience in Skype for Business environments.

The CX5500 provides remote participants with 1080p HD active-speaker video that automatically tracks the flow of conversation. It also adds a unique 360-degree panoramic view of the conference room. Meetings are more productive and participants are clearly heard with Polycom’s legendary HD Voice technology, now featuring a dynamic audio range of 160Hz to 22,000Hz. The CX5500 can also be used to place voice-only calls as an IP conference phone.

  • Reduce training costs with simple USB plug-and-play functionality that requires little or no training
  • Users connect a USB cable to their laptop and use the Skype for Business client they already know—no remote required
  • Lower support costs and realize a better ROI with increased room usage for collaboration
  • No need to provision a second conference phone in the room—the CX5500 also doubles as an IP conference phone when not used for Skype for Business video calls

Customers who do not need stand-alone SIP conference phone capability should consider the CX5100 (USB-only).

Technical Overview

  • 360° HD1080p USB camera with active speaker detection
  • Active speaker and panoramic video stream output
  • 6m (20 foot) microphone pickup range
  • 160 Hz – 22kHz audio processing
  • SIP conference phone operation through Skype for Business or an IP PBX
  • Optimized for use with Skype for Business clients (PC and Mac)
  • Add “around-the-table” video conferencing and VoIP calls to Office 365 Skype for Business Online
  • Backward compatible with Lync 2013 and Lync 2010 (720p)

Optional extension microphones are available. Customers who do not need stand-alone SIP conference phone capability or who wish to use in Office 365 environments may also consider the CX5100 (USB-only).

Overview

Experience 1080p “around-the-table” video with Skype for Business

The Polycom CX5100 Unified Conference Station delivers a unique HD voice and video collaboration experience in Microsoft environments.

The CX5100 provides remote participants with 1080p HD active-speaker video that automatically tracks the flow of conversation. It also adds a unique 360-degree panoramic view of the conference room. Meetings are more productive and participants are clearly heard with Polycom’s legendary HD Voice technology, now featuring a dynamic audio range of 160Hz to 22,000Hz.

  • Reduce training costs with simple USB plug-and-play functionality that requires little or no training
  • Users connect a USB cable to their laptop and use the UC client they already know—no remote required
  • Lower support costs and realize a better ROI with increased room usage for collaboration

Technical Overview

  • 360° HD 1080p USB camera with active speaker detection
  • Active speaker and panoramic video stream output
  • 6m (20 foot) microphone pickup range
  • 160 Hz – 22kHz audio processing
  • Optimized for use with Skype for Business clients and Polycom MSR series
  • Supports PC and Mac Skype for Business clients
  • Backward compatible with Lync 2013 and Lync 2010 (720p)
  • Add “around-the-table” video conferencing to Office 365 Skype for Business Online

Optional extension microphones are available. The CX5100 is a “USB only” solution. Customers who desire stand-alone SIP conference phone capability in addition to USB camera and audio connectivity should consider the CX5500.

Technical Overview

The world’s first smart hub for group collaboration – simple content sharing and tight integration of familiar business tools including Skype for Business, Microsoft Lync and RealPresence Desktop Standards-based business-grade video when used with the optional Polycom RealPresence Trio Visual+ accessory

  • Exceptional audio capabilities including: Enhanced HD Voice and automatic elimination of background noise with Polycom’s exclusive NoiseBlock
  • Advanced call handing, security, and provisioning features (H.264 AVC, High Profile, Lync Basic SVC)
  • Effortless pairing for audio over USB (wired), Bluetooth, NFC (wireless) and IP using PC-based soft clients, personal contacts or joining calendared events
  • One-step-to-join meeting experience through calendar integration
  • Broad Open SIP call platform for interoperability with most major platforms including Skype for Business, Microsoft Office 365 Cloud PBX, Microsoft Lync 2013 and RealPresence Platform
  • The industry’s only bass reflex port in a group audio conferencing solution , preserving the ability to hear lower frequency sound and rich multi-media audio
  • 360 ° microphone coverage and up to 20-foot (6-meters) microphone pickup. Easily extend the reach with optional expansion microphones
  • Local 5-way HD Voice conference
  • 5” LCD, color touch screen display, smooth, responsive and intuitive
  • Secure Wi-Fi network connectivity or Gigabit Ethernet network connectivity
  • Built-in Power over Ethernet (PoE)