Lync to Skype video

The announcement that Lync to Skype video is now available is an exciting piece of news in the Lync world. The functionality is live although as ever the devil is in the detail and there are a few simple considerations to keep in mind if you want to start using or...

‘Skype for business’ to Replace Lync

Yesterday Microsoft announced that a new version of Lync will be released in 2015 along with a new name – ‘Skype for Business’. Microsoft bought Skype in 2011 for $8.5 billion and since then have been working on merging it with their unified communication platform,...

New Addition to our Demo Room!

We are very excited to announce that we have taken delivery of the Polycom Group Series 300 video conference unit – with seamless Lync interoperability  it makes a great addition to our demo room! Benefits Polycom® VisualBoard™  technology for simple, real-time...

Polycom Group Series – Camera comparison

We recently took delivery of a Polycom Group 300 series device to add to the 1plex demo room. The system is currently licenced for 720p video but we are expecting the 1080p licence soon so will run additional comparisons when it arrives. Our main interest in this...