Nov 12 2019
Plantronics introduced video conferencing devices with a Microsoft Teams experience built into Microsoft Ignite 2019. The Poly Studio X series, all-in-one video bars specially designed for Microsoft Teams, will deliver a native Teams meeting and calling experience and are part of a multitude of Poly solutions designed for the teams that the company presented at the show.
The Poly Studio X series consists of two new video bars designed for small rooms, the Poly Studio X30 and the Poly Studio X50. The Poly Studio X series are purpose-built appliances that will run the Teams application natively.
The Studio X series supports 4K Ultra High Definition (UHD), advanced noise cancellation and unmatched video production rules to enhance all aspects of the meeting experience. Configuration requires only one power cable over Ethernet. Users can choose to control the Studio X series with the new Poly TC8 touchscreen.
The award-winning Poly Studio, a plug-and-play USB video bar for small meeting rooms, is now certified for Microsoft Teams. The Poly Studio USB Video Bar features room-filling sound, a 4K HD camera with built-in speaker tracking and framing, plus support for remote cloud management for updates and on-line configuration. Classes. The Poly Studio is currently available worldwide.
“When and wherever people connect to Microsoft Teams, we’ll be there to provide the best audio, video and voice terminals to make the experience even better,” said Joe Burton, President and CEO of Poly. “We provide everything you need to move to Teams. “
Ilya Bukshteyn, Director of Partners, Teams Devices, Microsoft Corp. said, “We are excited to partner with Poly on a range of Microsoft Teams solutions – from video conferencing and headsets, to desk and conference phones and services. Poly is a one-stop-shop for Teams users who need to communicate and collaborate from anywhere and with anyone.
Poly also showcased its leading voice, headset and service offerings to support Microsoft Ignite teams.
- The Poly CCX series – Poly’s native Teams phones, are stylish business desk phones that combine a native Teams solution with superior voice quality. Three models, the CCX 400, CCX 500, and CCX 600, integrate Teams Contact Lists, Calendar, and Meetings. The CCX 400 delivers a cost-effective native Teams experience for the cost-conscious end user, while the higher-end models CCX 500 and CCX 600 maximize productivity with Poly HD Voice, Bluetooth, intuitive color touchscreens. The CCX 600 has a larger seven-inch display and built-in 802.11 Wi-Fi support. The CCX 500 is available in December 2019 and the CCX 400 and CCX 600 will be available in January 2020.
- Poly Calisto 3200 Optimized for Teams – Poly’s first native personal speakerphone allows users to take conference calls anywhere. This plug-and-play portable speaker delivers 360-degree sound for great sound no matter where users are working. One push of a button calls up the Teams app on a PC and makes communication and collaboration easy. Available in December 2019.
- Poly Voyager Office Series Optimized for Teams – Poly has previewed a new version of its popular Voyager 4200 and Voyager 5200 products for mobile professionals in the office looking for versatile connectivity options for a desk phone, a smartphone or a computer. Available in December 2019.
- Poly Managed Service for Teams – Poly introduced Poly Managed Service for Teams. The hosted service aims to accelerate Teams adoption in businesses around the world with a range of managed services to support businesses along their Teams journey. These services include identifying the most efficient way for customers to migrate from legacy platforms to Teams, provision of endpoints and licenses, end-to-end deployment of Teams, adoption, training and change management, as part of the ongoing managed service. . This managed service can work in conjunction with Microsoft’s calling plan or any direct routing service offering. Available now.