HACKENSACK, NJ and TORONTO, ONTARIO – March 30, 2011 – Vidyo®, Inc., the first company to deliver personal telepresence, and BCS Global Networks Limited, a leading worldwide provider of managed video conferencing, telepresence and visual collaboration services, today announced that BCS Global is using Vidyo’s next-generation video communication and collaboration platform to launch a new set of visual communication services that address mass deployments at the desktop. Vidyo’s highlyscalable, multipoint, telepresence-quality solution enables service providers, unified communications vendors and carriers to offer an affordable Scalable Video Coding (SVC)-based video conferencing solution easily accessed over the Internet or general purpose IP networks.
“Our customers continue to value BCS Global as their trusted advisor in delivering leading edge services that accelerate the adoption of visual communication within their businesses,” said Clive Sawkins, CEO of BCS Global. “Deploying Vidyo’s revolutionary Vidyo platform allows us to offer our customers a robust desktop video solution with unmatched quality, flexibility and a range of end-to-end capabilities. The Vidyo platform is scalable and adaptive with very open APIs enabling us to enter markets with innovative applications faster than ever before. In addition to this, our customers and partners see tremendous value in certifying Vidyo on our global PSVN (Public Switched Video Network) architecture, putting us in a great position to deliver on two strategic growth areas – mobility and business to business visual communications.”