Polycom RealConnect for Office 365
Extend the video and content sharing experience of Skype for Business into your existing video technologies. As a Polycom Platinum Solutions Advisor, we are excited to bring you the only Microsoft-approved video interoperability solution that connects your existing video solutions into a Skype for Business call– seamlessly. Polycom RealConnect for Office 365 is here.
The Power of Polycom and Microsoft Together
RealConnect™ for Office 365
Cloud-based video interoperability solution built for Office 365. End users will enjoy the simple meeting workflow and natural Skype online meeting experience. While IT admins will enjoy protecting their video investments and the simplicity of license management and provisioning from within their Office 365 portal.
- Simple meeting workflow and natural Skype online meeting experience
- Easy scheduling — leverage Skype for Business scheduling workflow in Outlook
- Click-to-join functionality-Single click-to-join for both Skype for Business clients and Polycom and Cisco endpoints or easy dial strings
- Familiar meeting experience-Skype meeting layout including participant roster, content and video sharing, and panoramic video strip.
- Content sharing– bi-directional content sharing
- Protect existing video investments – Bring existing standards-based video systems into Skype for Business meetings
- Flexible deployment options-Polycom® RealConnect™ is available for Skype for Business on-premises, hybrid and Office 365 cloud deployments
- Best end-to-end video interoperability solution centered around Skype for Business.
Easy to schedule. Simple to join
- Schedule meeting in Outlook and simply invite users or devices into the meeting
- Click to Join meetings from personal devices or room video systems (One Touch Dial option available)
- Skype for Business users see existing video systems in the same familiar Skype for Business call layout, in the participant roster, and can share content bidirectionally
Protects your existing video investments
- Protect your video investments by connecting Cisco, Polycom or other video endpoints into a Skype for Business call.
- Bring immersive telepresence systems into a Skype for Business call with RealConnect™
Easy to manage and provision
- Easy initial activation via the Polycom app on the Office 365 marketplace.
- License provisioning and management through the Office 365 Admin Portal.
- Works with existing video infrastructure for call control and firewall traversal.
- Service is monitored and supported by Polycom
- Skype Operation Framework Certified Partner–Additional services available to ensure a successful Skype deployment.