Gartner and IDC recognise Polycom as a market leader
WORLD: Polycom has been named a leader of the videoconferencing market by technology industry analysis firm Gartner in its July 2016 Group Video Systems Magic Quadrant, marking the second consecutive year that it has received the honour. Similarly, the company were also named an industry leader in the IDC MarketScape Worldwide Enterprise Videoconferencing Equipment Vendor Assessment report for the third successive year.
‘Polycom has often been recognised for its best-of-breed approach in the video collaboration market,’ IDC MarketScape noted. ‘Its solutions integrate directly with Microsoft Skype for Business/Lync without gateways, resulting in reduced complexity, lower costs, and a single workflow for a better user experience.’
‘We believe the recognition of two of the industry’s most influential analyst firms provides validation of our vision, strategy and solutions in the video collaboration market,’ commented Jim Kruger, chief marketing officer at Polycom.