Polycom Gets Smart with the Cone of Silence (aka Acoustic Fence)

A new Polycom feature called Acoustic Fence reminds me of one of my favorite childhood TV shows, a Mel Brooks comedy from the 60’s called Get Smart.  The show featured a plethora of futuristic gadgets including telephones that were built-in to almost everything.  Anyone that has seen the show will remember the shoe-phone, a device  that required…

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Polycom’s 2015 Predictions for the Workplace

As enthusiastic Polycom supporters, the SkySwitch team aways pays attention to the device maker’s prognostications.  This year is no different.  The seven predictions for 2015 below, unveiled in a press release by Polycom yesterday, are closely aligned with our own vision about the near-term future of unified communications and collaboration (UCC). 1.Globalizing companies will rapidly adopt and use…

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