Wednesday, April 11, 2012

Leveraging Polycom Video technology within IBM Connections

In a previous blog entry (here), I have introduced "IBM Sametime Video Chat Plug-in for IBM Connections".
We just did first tests this afternoon with Fabrice Duband (IBM La Gaude UC² CoE), Karl Lawall (IBM WW Social Business Sales) and John-Pierre Campitelli (IBM Collaboration Solutions Solution Representative in Italy).

With that integration, directly from an IBM Connections platform, you can start a Polycom video session with all community members.


By leveraging Polycom Realpresence RMX, you can see, at the same time, all attendees.

First, 3 members:


And then, 5 members:


Everything is delivered through a simple Web interface via IBM Sametime WebPlayer.
That's fantastic !!! A good example of Social Communications & Video ubiquity...