SOURCE: Wire One Communications

May 14, 2008 14:33 ET

Wire One Communications Partners With Polycom to Offer HD Promotion

SLOUGH, UNITED KINGDOM--(Marketwire - May 14, 2008) - Wire One Communications, an industry leader in providing video conferencing services, announced today HDXtra, its High Definition (HD) equipment and services bundle. The programme promotes special pricing for HD video conferencing applications, inclusive of Polycom equipment and Wire One's full range of HD conferencing solutions, inclusive of network, bandwidth, and support services.

The promotion features Polycom HDX Media Centre solutions, which provides video users with all of the hardware they need to get started with HD collaboration, from the cart and monitor to the HD conferencing unit. HDXtra also includes Wire One's tools, maintenance and monitoring services that provide easy to use, reliable, and cost-effective solutions that promote worry-free conferencing and increased adoption with users.

"The increasing implementation of High Definition conferencing solutions fits perfectly with the simple and effective HDXtra bundle," states Ben Hobby, International Regional Vice President of Sales for Wire One. "With HDXtra, our customers are assured of a high performance communication experience, supported by Wire One's industry leading dependable and easy to use conferencing services platform."

Wire One services ensure the continued operation of the HDXtra equipment through 24x7 Help Desk support and proactive troubleshooting. With this, users can focus on the content of their meetings and leave the operation or infrastructure monitoring and maintenance to Wire One.

"The Wire One HDXtra offering gives customers a complete solution for HD video collaboration that combines Polycom's leading standards-based HDX portfolio with the Wire One managed service offering," said Paul Louden, vice president sales, UK & Ireland, Polycom. "HD visual communications is a very effective collaboration tool that can help organisations bridge their geographically dispersed workgroups, customers, partners, etc., improve productivity and accelerate decision making among teams, and reduce carbon emissions while also lowering associated travel costs by reducing the need for non-essential business travel."

Wire One's industry-recognised conferencing services include producer-assisted and automated call launching and on-demand solutions, dedicated network options, facility design and readiness, expert installation, Remote Equipment Monitoring (REM), and 24x7x365 Help Desk support. Wire One delivers unparalleled maintenance and support services enabling customers to enjoy a maximum benefit from their investment in conferencing technology.

About Wire One Communications, Inc.

Wire One Communications, with over 20 years of conferencing support expertise, is the recognised leader in providing easy to use, reliable, and cost effective video communication solutions to customers. The company services over 10,000 customers and 25,000 endpoints globally, and manages over 60,000 conferences a year. Whether the need is for video, audio or web conferencing, streaming or a strategic mix of all media, Wire One is defining the new face of communication, and allowing customers to connect, collaborate, and innovate.

Wire One is a trademark of Wire One Communications, Inc.

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