Printed from http://www.electronista.com

Cisco connects Umi to business telepresence systems

updated 12:35 am EST, Tue March 8, 2011

Entry price now dropped to $399

Cisco has announced that its HDTV-based ūmi video conferencing system is now compatible with the company's range of TelePresence systems for businesses. The interoperability is claimed to enable businesses to take advantage of video communication for services such as distance learning, healthcare, and community services.

Aside from the improved support, the ūmi lineup has also been expanded and adjusted for different price points. The 1080p variant has been reduced from $599 down to $499, while a new entry-level edition, with a maximum 720p resolution, can be purchased for $399. More importantly, Cisco decided to drop the monthly service charge from $25 to $10.




By Electronista Staff
toggle

Comments

Login Here

Not a member of the MacNN forums? Register now for free.

toggle

Network Headlines

toggle

Most Popular

Sponsor

Recent Reviews

Asus Chromebook C300

When Chromebooks hit the market back in 2011, consumers didn't know what to do with them. The low-cost laptops, powered by Google's Ch ...

Plantronics BackBeat Pro Bluetooth headphones

Looking for a pair of headphones that can do everything a user requires is a task that can take some study. Trying to decide on in-ear ...

Lemur BlueDriver

"Oh no, the check engine light is on…again! What one of the hundreds of reasons could it be this time? Probably going to cost a fort ...

Sponsor

toggle

Most Commented

 
toggle

Popular News