Polycom RealConnect Overview
Polycom RealConnect provides the video interoperability between Skype for Business and standards-based endpoints.
Familiar Scheduling Experience
- RealConnect retains the familiar Outlook meeting schedule workflow, so there is no learning curve required.
- No third-party add-ins required.
Easy to Join
- Skype for Business clients join the meeting via single click.
- Select Polycom and Cisco endpoints join the meeting with one touch (One Touch Dial)
Familiar Meeting Experience
- Skype for Business clients join the Skype for Business conferencing server and receive familiar video layout
- Standards-based video endpoints connect to Polycom conferencing server for the familiar multipoint video layout
- Content sharing is supported across Skype and non-Skype for Business endpoints
Throughout Skype for Business Journey
- Skype for Business on-premises, hybrid with on-premises and online, and online (Office 365)
- RealConnect makes it easy to plan the migration to the Skype for Business Online
- Microsoft Teams meeting support is planned in 2018 (RealConnect Service)
- No disruptions when users are moved from on-premises to online