Polycom’s iconic conference phone is perhaps one of the most familiar images in the business world. If you have been inside an office building anytime in the past quarter of a century, you’ve seen one and likely used one… or at least been a part of a conference call where one was in use. Inspired by a vision to fill a need, Jeff Rodman gives a glimpse of the world before Polycom and the company’s early days asa pioneer in making unique end points. We learn about Polycom’s new conference room phones, Trio 8500, Trio 8800 and we hear about the Polycom VoxBox, a compact and portable speakerphone for team and personal spaces. Rodman discusses how the newest products carries on the DNA of Polycom’s commitment to open standards and ease of use.