To make video conferencing in professional environment simple, intuitive and convenient, just like your smartphone experience, Lifesize, a division of Logitech, has introduced Lifesize Icon 400 and Lifesize Icon Flex.
“Customers tell us that they want video conferencing that simply works: no hassle or complexity, without lengthy installs and IT involvement. They use video on their phones and they want that exact same simple-to-connect-to-anyone-from-anywhere experience in the office,” said Gagan Verma, Regional Director for India and SAARC Region. “Lifesize is the first to deliver an option for every scenario – whether you are new to video and looking for a complete enterprise solution for every person and every room, have a video application running within your environment but need a better conference room experience, or you are looking for a service that slides right into how you work without friction – we make video calling a remarkable and compelling experience.”
Lifesize Cloud makes an ongoing video conference accessible on all devices using cloud services. You can connect directly using browser of your choice. It can also integrate with workspace tools using outlook plugin and Chrome extension. You can invite people over simply using Google Calendar or Outlook.
With Microsoft Lync integration, more than 100 million users of the platform can seamlessly join ongoing conference on lifesize.
Lifesize Icon 400 offers an interactive and simple to operate interface for all lifesize users who wish to use small footprint, like smartphone display. The Icon 400 can be designed in 4 simple steps. The Lifesize Icon 400 pairs with Lifesize cloud and allow users to engage in all kinds of communications. You can also do group calling with up to 25 individuals involved.
Lifesize Icon Flex is a hardware video conferencing system which offers a complete conference room solution anywhere and is especially designed for businesses. Users need to connect their PCs or laptops via USB port and then Icon Flex can easily process all videos and audio so that everyone can easily see and hear all content in a better quality . To configure Icon Flex, all u need is a table top microphone or a lifesize enabled phone.
Lifesize Cloud is expected to be available in February 2015 with all new updates and annual subscription for the same will be available starting from USD$25 per user per month. Lifesize Icon 400 is available today and Icon Flex will be available starting March 2015. All these solutions will be available through Lifesize Worldwide Partner Network.