Combines Audio, Video And Content On Mobile Devices, SCOPIA Mobile V3 Is First Enterprise-grade, Fully Interoperable Video Application to Support Standards-based Video, Audio and Data on Mobile Platforms
TEL AVIV, Israel and FAIR LAWN, N.J., Oct. 3, 2011 – RADVISION Ltd. (NASDAQ: RVSN), a leading technology and end-to-end solution provider for unified visual communications, today announced general availability for its SCOPIA Mobile V3 application in the Apple App Store. RADVISION SCOPIA Mobile V3 is the first standards-based mobile video application to enable video conferencing, data collaboration with review capabilities, conference call control, moderation, and administration all through an intuitive user interface.
Mobile Video, BYOD – A Growing Trend
In a recent study, Nemertes Research reported that 86 percent of enterprises report an increase in the number of telecommuters. Additionally, while IT budgets remain flat or increase only marginally, more than 43 percent of organizations report a double-digit increase in mobility budgets. “Mobility is a key consideration for any unified communications strategy, and the demand for mobile video is rapidly growing as well,” said Irwin Lazar, vice president and service director at Nemertes.” IT buyers continually cite interoperability as their primary challenge in delivering an integrated voice, video, and content solution.” “SCOPIA Mobile takes advantage of the extensive video expertise we have developed over many years and extends it to personal devices, which are becoming an increasingly important component of any enterprise’s communications strategy,” said Roberto Giamagli, general manager for RADVISION’s video business unit. “We’re delighted to deliver this innovative, fully interoperable and user-friendly application to iOS and other platforms, allowing our customers to take advantage of the ‘bring your own device’ phenomenon and participate in effective video meetings regardless of their location.”
Effective Video Conferencing from Anywhere Life Takes You
With click-to-participate capabilities, users can join standards-based video conferences with full two-way video and see up to 28 participants simultaneously. Through SCOPIA video infrastructure, SCOPIA Mobile can connect to telepresence systems, standards-based HD video conferencing systems and unified communications applications such as Microsoft Lync for unmatched interoperability. Additional highlights include:
“Our customers have fully embraced video collaboration as a means to achieving better and faster results,” said Michael Brandofino, AVI-SPL executive vice president of video and unified communications. “SCOPIA Mobile V3 enables them to participate in video calls from nearly anywhere – over 3G or Wi-Fi – with a high-quality video experience. Additionally, tools like the unique slider feature for content review and call moderation from the mobile device mean participants never miss a beat.”
SCOPIA Mobile V3 is available now for download in the Apple App Store. To experience a demonstration of SCOPIA Mobile V3, please go to http://www.radvision.com/TryMobile for a free trial.