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

Adesso Xtream S3B Bluetooth speaker

Finding a speaker purpose build for a specific need is challenging. Even when a Bluetooth speaker can be paired with a mobile device, ...

JBL Synchros E40BT headphones

For all the different configurations of headphones on the market, it's always a tough choice for buyers to get something that is just ...

Razer Taipan mouse

The list of gaming devices is growing larger with each passing day. A large number of companies have entered the gaming input arena, a ...

Sponsor

toggle

Most Commented

 
toggle

Popular News