The Polycom-Ribbon solution provides military-grade resiliency with open SIP-based session control that can easily meet the needs of the largest enterprise deployments. Organizations can migrate at their own pace, maintaining essential legacy infrastructure until they have the resources to migrate to an all IP solution. Deliver better communication access to every member of the organization, regardless of their role, easily integrating desktop phones and mobile clients. Whether an enterprise deploys equipment in their own network or migrates to Ribbon’s Kandy Business Cloud UC they can expect seamless performance from their Polycom solutions.
Enterprise-wide Nortel Migrations - SL-100, CS 2100 and CS 1000 / Meridian 1
Ribbon’s Nortel heritage makes its solutions an obvious choice for Nortel enterprise customers (Nortel SL-100, CS 2100 or CS 1000) that need to upgrade to new UC technology without getting locked into another proprietary solution. Polycom VVX phones deliver best in-class HD voice and video that integrated into Ribbon solutions. Together, Polycom and Ribbon have successfully migrated some of the world’s largest government municipalities and agencies, medical facilities, financial institutions and universities. The combined Polycom-Ribbon solution is also ideal for government deployments that require JITC certification.
Ribbon Application Server (Standalone or attached to C20 or CS 2100)
Easily bring together voice and video solutions from Polycom and combine them with the Ribbon Application Server platform. Deliver sophisticated UC services from a standalone Application Server or attached to a C20 or CS 2100 PBX. Whether deployed in a large enterprise network or private Cloud, users get a rich set of UC features including presence, video calling, HD audio and group calling services. Employees can choose a combination of Polycom devices and Ribbon soft clients to fit their work environment. The Ribbon Application Server and Polycom VVX phones can also be deployed in secure environments. The companies’ combined solution has passed certification for both Local Session Controller (LSC) and Enterprise Session Controller (ESC) deployments in the United States Department of Defense (DoD) communications network.
Kandy Business Solutions - Cloud UC
Polycom and Kandy Business Solutions (Ribbon’s UCaaS solution) keep employees connected and more productive wherever they work; in the office, on the manufacturing floor, in a home office, a hotel room, an airport or a coffee shop. Employees can choose a combination of Polycom devices and Kandy Business soft clients to fit their work environment. Kandy Business provides one number access across multiple devices so it’s always easy to stay connected and be responsive to co-workers and customers. Kandy Business’ Call Grabber feature users seamlessly move calls from one Polycom device to another. Start a call at your desk and move the live voice or video call to a conference table or cordless phone without disrupting the other party.
Organizations of all sizes are moving to hosted solutions because Cloud economics make sense. But not all cloud solutions are created equal, how do you know who you can trust? Ribbon and Polycom already deliver IP communication services to millions of desktops and conference rooms worldwide. And you can count on more than just our products with hundreds of professional services staff and trained partners across the globe. Our engineers and support teams work together to deliver a more reliable and productive experience.
Kandy Business Solution advantages include:
- Peace of Mind – backed by two market leaders in communication solutions
- Faster Deployment & Ubiquitous Access – Zero Touch Provision (ZTP) instantly enables communication services for an entire office or a remote employee
- Lower Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) – no expensive boxes to purchase and maintain
- Business Continuity – Served from geographically redundant and secure data centers
- Proven Performance – Polycom and Ribbon have worked together to migrate some of the world’s largest government, education and medical organizations
- Tight Integration – Our teams work together from design through implementation & support
- Open – Both organizations are committed to standards-based deployments that save our customers money and preclude proprietary lock-ins