The CSC-Polycom alliance helps enterprises overcome some of their most pressing collaboration challenges by bringing rich, secure and scalable UCC solutions to an increasingly mobile workforce across any network, protocol, application or device.
Polycom is the global leader in open, standards-based unified communications and collaboration (UCC) solutions for voice and video collaboration, trusted by more than 415,000 customers around the world. Polycom solutions are powered by the Polycom RealPresence Platform, comprehensive software infrastructure and rich APIs that interoperate with the broadest set of communication, business, mobile and cloud applications and devices to deliver secure face-to-face video collaboration in any environment.
CSC-Polycom UCC solutions, based on the RealPresence Platform, address an array of issues that are inhibiting worker productivity and causing operational headaches for both management and users:
- An increasingly mobile workforce
- The rise of BYOD/BYOT
- The need for tighter connection and collaboration amongst the workforce
- The desire for more uniform application and service delivery
- The importance of safeguarding corporate assets
- Legacy networks that lack scale and accessibility
Unifying Hub for UCC Environments
Polycom’s RealPresence Platform is the cornerstone of our combined UCC offering, creating a true end-to-end solution. The RealPresence Platform acts as the unifying hub in a UCC environment and works via open, standards-based interoperability with communications and business applications from hundreds of vendors. CSC expertise in consulting, managed desktop and managed services is coupled with Polycom’s best-in-class voice, video, telepresence and video content management solutions to enable seamless, high performance workplaces, from the boardroom to the home office and on the go, with enterprise-grade quality, reliability, flexibility and security.
- Polycom technologies are embedded into CSC UCC offerings, creating a tightly coupled multi-vendor solution to protect the customer’s investment.
- CSC fully supports the complete lifecycle of video content management with Polycom’s RealPresence Media Management solution - content capture, approval, transcoding, publishing and distribution over the network.
- Polycom solutions for Microsoft Lync will allow millions of CSC enterprise users to benefit from next generation communications technologies. Enterprises themselves will benefit from an open-standards approach, facilitating integration in heterogeneous environments.
- A founding principle of the CSC-Polycom alliance is to stimulate innovation on the shared UCC platform and to deliver additional features and benefits beyond the capabilities of each individual partner.