The Polycom® RealPresence CloudAXIS™ Suite is a first-of-its-kind, video collaboration software solution that brings contacts from all your presence-based applications into a global directory. Polycom RealPresence CloudAXIS™ Suite lets you easily add anyone on Skype, Facebook, Google Talk and other business video applications to your video conferences from their browser. Available early 2013.
The Polycom RealPresence CloudAXIS Suite is a first-of-its-kind software solution that brings contacts from all your presence-based apps into a global directory of participants that you can drag and drop into a Polycom, business-class video collaboration session, allowing others outside your organization to securely join the conference via a browser with one click.
It is an innovative software extension of the Polycom RealPresence Platform designed for private and public cloud deployments – available in both an enterprise and partner/service provider edition – that enables universal access to enterprise-grade video collaboration to any business (B2B) or consumer (B2C) at the highest quality, reliability, and security.
Host view: Global Directory brings contacts from all your presence based apps together in one window
RealPresence CloudAXIS Suite delivers an intuitive web user interface that makes it easier for you to safely and securely connect with anyone outside your organization and firewall. As the host, you easily drag and drop all actively online participants into your videoconference from the collected presence information in your global directory. Once you start the call, your invited participants receive a hyperlink in their chat window of their social or video application and, in one click, are immediately placed into your Polycom enterprise-grade video collaboration session through their browser.
The Polycom RealPresence CloudAXIS runs on standard web browsers. The client supports:
The Polycom RealPresence CloudAXIS interoperates with all existing Polycom room, desktop and mobile solutions at general availability including:
The Polycom RealPresence CloudAXIS also supports standard-based SIP and H.323 devices.
Included in CloudAXIS Suite
1. Client - software plugin for host PC that enables a user to connect with others
2. Global Directory - collects presence information from all participants who are actively online from the hosts social and video apps including Skype, Facebook and Google Talk and then imports those contacts into the CloudAXIS global directory using standards based XMPP technology or API integration.
3. Flexible Resource Broker - an extension to the RealPresence Platform , a cloud orchestration software stack that dynamically and automatically allocates and brokers crucial resources such as bandwidth, databases, sessions, and media, to ensure an optimal user experience and to deliver cloud economics.
4. Cloud System Manager - an extension to the RealPresence Platform, the front end of the CloudAXIS that interfaces via self-service Web portals and APIs with end-users, enterprise administrators, and operators’ OSS/BSS systems for comprehensive management.