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Polycom develops and markets a line of voice, video, web and data collaboration services for healthcare, finance and education industries.

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Polycom Revenue, Funding, Number of Employees, Competitors and Acquisitions

POLYCOM CEO

Mary T. McDowell

CEO

Mary T. McDowell

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Founded:

1990

Headquarters:

San JoseCalifornia

Status:

PublicNASDAQPLCM

Industry Sector:

Wireless Telecommunication Services

Telecommunications Equipment

Completeness:

100%

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Polycom was founded in 1990 and its headquarters is located in San Jose, California, USA. Polycom has $1.2B in revenue and 3451 employees. Polycom's top competitors are Avaya, Logitech and BlueJeans.

Polycom Competitive Set

COMPANYLEADERSHIPCEO SCORE

EMPLOYEES
(ESTIMATED IF PRIVATE)

TOTAL FUNDING

REVENUE
(ESTIMATED IF PRIVATE)

LIKELY OUTCOME
PolycomPolycom ceo

Mary T. McDowell

CEO

73/100
1Avaya ceoAvaya

Jim Chirico

President & CEO

71/100
$1.4B$3.8B
2Logitech ceoLogitech

Bracken P. Darrell

President & CEO

80/1006,400
$2.5B
3BlueJeans ceoBlueJeans

Quentin Gallivan

CEO

70/100513$175M$88.3M
4Genesys ceoGenesys

Donald E. Brown

Chairman & CEO

53/1002,309$34.7M$415.8M
5Lifesize ceoLifesize

Craig B. Malloy

CEO

55/100441$98.5M$142.3M
6Snom ceoSnom

Gernot Sagl

CEO

78/100497
$103.7M
7Pexip ceoPexip

Asmund O. Fodstad

CEO

84/10077
$23M
8Acano ceoAcano

159
$47.3M

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Polycom Leadership

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Polycom Acquisitions

COMPANY ACQUIRED ACQUISITION DATEAMOUNTDESCRIPTION
Obihai Technology, Inc.Obihai Technology, Inc.Jan 2018undisclosedObihai is a designer and developer of software and hardware for VoIP endpoints to deliver human-to-human experience in audio and video systems.
immixGroup, Inc.immixGroup, Inc.Oct 2011immixGroup is a digital marketing agency that delivers lead generation, channel development and business infrastructure solutions.
AccordentAccordentMar 201150MPolycom provides standards-based unified communications (UC) solutions and telepresence, video, voice, and infrastructure solutions.
Spectralink CorporationSpectralink CorporationFeb 2007$220MSpectralink is a provider of on-site enterprise mobile communication solutions.
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Accord NetworkAccord NetworkDec 2000$
Atlas Communications Technology, Inc.Atlas Communications Technology, Inc.Nov 1999$

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Polycom has acquired 11 companies.Polycom's latest acquisition was Obihai Technology, Inc. in Jan 2018. Obihai is a designer and developer of software and hardware for VoIP endpoints to deliver human-to-human experience in audio and video systems.

Polycom Funding History

Since Polycom was founded in 1990, it has participated in 1 round of funding. In total Polycom has raised $0. Polycom's funding round was on Apr 1996 for a total of $0

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Polycom News

Polycom posted a video "RealPresence Clariti: Dynamically Managing Endpoints" on YOUTUBEPolycom Youtube Channel
Polycom posted a video "RealPresence Clariti: Basic Call Troubleshooting" on YOUTUBEPolycom Youtube Channel
Polycom posted a video "RealPresence Clariti: Creating Provisioning Profiles" on YOUTUBEPolycom Youtube Channel
Polycom posted a video "Gould Academy and Manhattan School of Music partner for world-class instruction" on YOUTUBEPolycom Youtube Channel
Polycom posted a video "Introducing Polycom® VoxBox Bluetooth/USB Speakerphone" on YOUTUBEPolycom Youtube Channel
Polycom: CRN Recognizes Polycom's Nick Tidd as 2018 CRN� Channel Chief(4-traders.com) Polycom's VP, Global Partners, Heralded as a Leader and Advocate for Channel Partners as Part of Company's Ecosystem Strategy ...http://www.4-traders.com/news/CRN-Recognizes-Polycom-rsquo-s-Nick-Tidd-as-2018-CRN-Channel-Chief--25978662/?utm_medium=RSS&utm_content=201802124-traders
Polycom posted a video "WHY USE A PURPOSE-BUILT CONFERENCE PHONE INSTEAD OF BUIL-IN SPEAKERPHONE" on YOUTUBEPolycom Youtube Channel
Polycom posted a video "Polycom® VoxBox IP64 Water Resistance" on YOUTUBEPolycom Youtube Channel
Polycom posted a video "Polycom® VoxBox Touch Controls and Status Indicators" on YOUTUBEPolycom Youtube Channel
Polycom: Nimans and Polycom Box Clever with VoxBoxNimans is now stocking a new USB/Bluetooth speakerphone from Polycom is also dust and water resistance. The Polycom VoxBox innovation has a quartet of directional microphones with a three metre pick up range for flexible communication in a host of locations - from a board room to a hotel room. A lightweight and compact portable [...]Comms Business

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Polycom Headquarters

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6001 America Center Dr

San Jose, California 95002

1-408-586-6000

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Polycom Summary Information

Polycom (NASDAQ, PLCM) provides voice and video conferencing solutions over long distances. Founded in 1990, the company has its headquarters in San Jose, California. It has offices in 5 regions and 15 in the United States. It is designed to help organizations unleash the power of human collaboration. Polycom has already worked with over 400,000 companies and institutions worldwide by providing them with secure video, voice, and content solutions. With its wide array of solutions, customers can look forward to getting the best user experience as well as the widest multi-vendor interoperability and unmatched investment protection. Backed by over two decades of innovation, the company has received more than 950 technology patents. Polycom first marketed audio conferencing speakerphones before expanding to content sharing, video conferencing, and video network and bridging products. It entered the video conferencing market in 1998 by introducing ViewStation which comes with embedded multipoint capabilities, content sharing features, and support for the emerging H.322 IP network protocol. In 2000, it launched ViaVideo, a personal desktop video conferencing equipment. This was a simple web cam that had inboard processing capabilities. As the computer processing power increased, Polycom switched its desktop solution to a software-based client called Polycom PVX. In 2006, the company introduced the first high definition video conferencing system. Polycom has worked with companies like the South Carolina Department of Mental Health, Prologis, China Daily, and Oak Lawn Marketing. Polycom offers solutions to help customers adapt to a changing workplace. Polycom also offers solutions depending on the industry. So whether you are in the education or government sector, Polycom has the right solution for your field. The platform also has solutions for every business function. Whether you are the CEO of a company or handles customer service, you can look forward to getting the best results for your team and company. Polycom is an award-winning company and has been recognized in the industry by different organizations. In 2015, Poiycom bagged the 2015 Technology Innovation Award Real Presence Centro Real Presence Trio handed out by Aragon Research. Its Polycom CX5500 Unified Conference Station was adjudged Product of the Year during the 2015 Internet Telephony. Also in 2015, the Polycom VVX Business Media Phones; Office 365 Cloud PBX Integration was hailed as a Skype for Business Pioneer by Internet Telephony. Among its major competitors are Yealink, Avaya, and InterCall. The company CEO is Peter Leav with an Owler approval rating of 56%.

Polycom's CEO, Mary T. McDowell, currently has an approval rating of 73%. Polycom's primary competitors are  Avaya Logitech BlueJeans.

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