NEC selects Vidyo Cloud to video-enable NEC applications

NEC Corporation of America (NEC), a provider and integrator of advanced IT, communications, networking and biometric solutions, and Vidyo Inc., a provider of embedded video communication, has announced a strategic agreement to leverage Vidyo´s high quality video conferencing technology in NEC´s communications solutions, the company said.

The two companies have aligned strategically to bring embedded video to NEC´s cloud-based offerings in North America, including endpoints and vertical solutions, and to enable emerging biometric security and other use cases. NEC also announced general availability of its UNIVERGE BLUE ONDemand Collaboration offering based on Vidyo.

Under the agreement, NEC will resell VidyoCloudTM integrated with NEC´s UNIVERGE BLUE cloud platform. Vidyo´s market-leading technology will enable real-time, HD quality, face-to-face collaboration to deliver greater efficiency, a better user experience and increased productivity.

Cloud-hosted, interoperable with existing infrastructure and highly scalable, the Vidyo-enabled offering, NEC ONDemand Collaboration, is designed to address the needs of enterprises large and small. The offering supports as many as 100 video conferencing participants per room and includes full collaboration features such as content sharing, integration with third-party legacy video conferencing systems and recording capabilities.

NEC Corporation of America (NEC) is a technology integrator providing solutions that improve the way people work and communicate. NEC delivers integrated Solutions for Society that are aligned with our customers´ priorities to create new value for people, businesses and society, with a special focus on safety, security and efficiency.

Vidyo is the provider of integrated video collaboration for businesses that require the highest quality real-time video communications available to directly embed into their business processes. Millions of users around the world visually connect every day with Vidyo´s secure, scalable technology and cloud-based services.