Consult and Collaborate using Videoconferencing

What's new and happening with Videoconferencing


Mar 2016:..

Lifesize release version 2.9.0 for the ICON series. This release adds quick gestures for Lifesize Phone HD, provides an enhancement to the Lifesize Icon on-screen menu, and eliminates several irksome bugs.

Lifesize software update

Feb 2016:..

Polycom have released RealPresence Group series 5.1.0 software that includes escalation fixes and support for the touch-enabled user interface. Auto Wakeup feature enables an EagleEye Producer to automatically wake up when it detects the presence of people or faces.

Polycom RealPresence Group software updates

Jan 2016:..

Lifesize release Version 5.0.9 software for Lifesize 220 series that resolves a problem with third party automation call failures and directories getting loaded with the local UVC LDAP configurations. It also eliminates some pesky bugs. Also release Version 2.8.3 for the ICON systems that resolves a UVC Video Center failure to record issue, updates German and Swedish language translations and fixes various bugs.

Lifesize software update

Dec 2015:..

Lifesize release Version 2.8.2 for the ICON systems that adds support for the new Lifesize Phone HD accessory, includes a bandwidth default configuration of 50/50 for content sharing in Lifesize Cloud calls, supports direct calls from Skype for Business 2016 clients to Lifesize Icon systems that are paired with Lifesize Cloud, and quashes a number of vexing bugs.

Lifesize software update

Nov 2015:..

We have released a series of papers which specifically look at Microsoft® Skype® for Business 2015 (Lync® 2013) and the challenges and solutions for integrating Skype for Business 2015 (Lync 2013) with SIP or H.323 standards compliant videoconferencing systems. These include endpoints from Polycom, Lifesize and Vidyo.

Microsoft® Skype® for Business 2015

Sep 2015:..

Polycom have released RealPresence Group series 5.0.0 software that includes support for additional Lync 2013 (Skype for Business 2015) enhancements such as the ability to receive RDP based content from Lync 2013 (SfB 2015) clients as well as other improvements and fixes.

Polycom RealPresence Group software updates

May 2015:..

Lifesize introduce Cloud Premium and Cloud Enterprise editions that add the ability to integrate with Microsoft Skype for Business 2015 (SfB) and Lync 2013. This integration enables Cloud Users to make and receive calls with SfB 2015 and Lync 2013 clients, including the ability to receive the clients RDP based content. This integration supports all Lync clients, including Lync Online clients.

Lifesize Cloud