GREENVILLE, SC – ScanSource Communications, a leading value-added distributor of communications products and a sales unit of ScanSource Inc., [Nasdaq: SCSC], is pleased to announce its new Executive Briefing Center, which will showcase solutions by Polycom, Inc., (Nasdaq: PLCM), the global leader in open standards-based unified communications (UC). The new Executive Briefing Center will showcase UC solutions for voice and video collaboration running on the Polycom® RealPresence® Platform. The ScanSource Executive Briefing Center, located in ScanSource’s Lenexa, Kansas office, will feature, among other things, Polycom® Open Telepresence Experience™ (OTX™) solutions – which provide a life-like, fully immersive video collaboration experience.
At the Executive Briefing Center, ScanSource Communications reseller partners can schedule live demonstrations to experience the innovative features and benefits of the award-winning Polycom RealPresence video collaboration solutions, including a great user experience, high multi-vendor integration, and low TCO. What’s more, resellers can bring their end-user customers to the Executive Briefing Center to see first-hand how Polycom’s video solutions and the power of collaborating face-to-face, over multiple devices, help lower costs, speed time to market, and boost productivity.
“We are thrilled to be able to offer our resellers this innovative Executive Briefing Center so that they can see, touch and feel the solutions and provide their end-user customers with a true presentation of the benefits video collaboration and telepresence solutions can bring to their business,” said Buck Baker, president, ScanSource Communications. “The money and time savings realized through Polycom’s solutions are significant. In many cases, the investment is returned in less than a year.”
“Polycom is passionate about delivering the best user experience in the industry, while providing the highest quality, best TCO and interoperability,” said Ron Myers, Senior Vice President, Worldwide Channels at Polycom. “ScanSource shares that passion and is demonstrating it with the launch of their new Executive Briefing Center. For people to truly grasp the power of video collaboration, they have to experience it for themselves. That’s why Polycom has invested in Experience Centers around the world, and why we’re thrilled ScanSource is making this commitment to its customers and partners.”
For more information on ScanSource Communications and Polycom, please visit http://www.scansourcecommunications.com/polycom.
About ScanSource, Inc.
ScanSource, Inc. (NASDAQ: SCSC) is the leading international distributor of specialty technology products for resellers in North America, Latin America and Europe.
ScanSource POS & Barcoding delivers AIDC and POS solutions; Catalyst Telecom and ScanSource Communications provide voice, video and converged communications equipment; and ScanSource Security offers physical security solutions. Founded in 1992, the company ranks #760 on the Fortune 1000. For more information, call the toll-free sales telephone number at 800.944.2432 or visit www.scansourceinc.com.
SOURCE: ScanSource, Inc.