Friday, February 17, 2012

Polycom RealPresence Mobile has been named a “Best New Product” award

Polycom RealPresence Mobile has been named a “Best New Product” award winner in the 2012 Edison Awards in the Media/Visual Communication: Business/Communications category. The level of award—gold, silver, or bronze—will be unveiled at an awards gala to be held April 26 in New York City.

Now in its 25th year, the Edison Awards honors innovation and innovators across an array of categories. Building on the heritage of American inventor and businessman Thomas Edison, the awards program evaluates all nominated products based on concept, value, delivery, and impact.

This year’s award finalists were chosen by a steering committee and 3,000+ professionals from the fields of product development, design, engineering, science, marketing, and education. Polycom’s entry is in good company, with award submissions from IBM, Apple, Logitech, Amazon, VIZIO, YouTube, and more. 

See the full listing of award finalists >>

Past winners include the Apple iPad, Microsoft Kinect, Coca-Cola Freestyle, and the Chevy Volt.

Polycom Realpresence Mobile:

Polycom® RealPresence™ Mobile is a new, free-to-download software solution that extends our legendary HD video collaboration technology, built on the Polycom RealPresence Platform, beyond the office and conference room to your Apple® iPad® 2, Motorola XOOM™ and Samsung Galaxy Tab™ tablet PCs.

In a UC perspective, RealPresence Mobile is key as a new channel of access. (link)