Poly

Polycom provides unified communication, video conferencing and workplace collaboration solutions for healthcare, finance and education industries. Read more

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Poly

Polycom provides unified communication, video conferencing and workplace collaboration solutions for healthcare, finance and education industries. Read more

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Zoom is seen as one of Poly's top competitors. Zoom's headquarters is in San Jose, California, and was founded in 2011. Zoom competes in the Internet Software industry. Zoom generates 155% of Poly's revenue.

BlueJeans is one of Poly's top rivals. BlueJeans was founded in 2009, and its headquarters is in San Jose, California. BlueJeans competes in the Video Conferencing field. BlueJeans has 2,951 fewer employees than Poly.

PGi is Poly's #3 rival. PGi is a Private company that was founded in 1991 in Alpharetta, Georgia. PGi operates in the Collaboration Software industry. Compared to Poly, PGi has 1,351 fewer employees.

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Poly Acquisitions

COMPANY ACQUIRED
ACQUISITION DATE
AMOUNT
DESCRIPTION
Obihai Technology, Inc.

Jan 2018

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undisclosed
Obihai 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.

Oct 2011

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$undefined
immixGroup is a digital marketing agency that delivers lead generation, channel development and business infrastructure solutions.

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Mar 2011

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$50M
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Spectralink Corporation

Feb 2007

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$220M
Spectralink is a provider of on-site enterprise mobile communication solutions.

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Destiny Conferencing

Jan 2007

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$47.6M
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These are all the companies that Poly has acquired. Poly has acquired 13 companies and its 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.

Poly Funding History

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

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These are all the companies that Poly has invested in. Poly has invested 13 companies and its latest investment 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.

Poly News

February 13, 2020Santa Cruz Tech Beat

Poly Introduces Poly Lens for Cloud-based Insights and Video Endpoint Management

(Contributed) February 11, 2020 - Amsterdam, Plantronics, Inc. ("Poly" - formerly Plantronics and Pol... See more »
November 6, 2019Telecompaper

Poly to cut inventory as demand weakens in Q3

(Telecompaper) Poly reported results for its fiscal second quarter at the low end of its guidance...... See more »
October 16, 2019Installation International

Poly unveils new series of meeting room solutions

Poly's reimagined video portfolio, including new Poly Studio X Series of video bars, supports native ... See more »
October 16, 2019Telecompaper

Poly unveils new video devices at Zoomtopia 2019

(Telecompaper) Poly unveiled a full range of video endpoints that simplify the video conferencing exp... See more »
October 16, 2019Techpinions

Poly Extends Collaboration Options

As simple as it may sound, one of the hottest topics in the modern workplace is figuring out how to b... See more »
September 11, 2019IT Web

New Poly G7500 puts content at the centre of your video conferencing experience

Poly G7500's dynamic system is a premium video conferencing tool, allows wireless content-sharing fro... See more »
September 6, 2019CRN

Poly introduces G7500, a meeting room solution designed for modern Indian workplaces

Plantronics, Inc. ("Poly" - formerly Plantronics and Polycom) has announced that the Poly G7500, a vi... See more »

Poly Blogs

March 24, 2018Polycom Blog

Universities Leverage Live Video to Save Time, Costs for Students and Staff

Universities face significant challenges to operate more efficiently and deliver programs that attrac... See more »
March 12, 2018Polycom Blog

How to Make Group Collaboration Work (for Real!) in 2018

Video is going mainstream. You might have heard that before, in other years, but as I walk the... Rea... See more »
March 5, 2018Polycom Blog

Unleash the power of your teams!

Come and see what's new! Visit Polycom at booth #819 at Enterprise Connect 2018.Experience it for you... See more »
January 10, 2018Polycom Blog

Telemedicine: Putting Young Patients at the Center of Care

When you are stressed about being late for work or missing work altogether because your child is sick... See more »
January 4, 2018Polycom Blog

A Smarter, Better, Faster Polycom: Obihai Joins the Team

This week, Polycom is welcoming more than just 2018-we are also welcoming a new team of developers an... See more »
December 21, 2017Polycom Blog

How You Are Working is Flawed

The generally accepted norm for being productive is based on a broken concept. We wear 80-hour work w... See more »
December 20, 2017Polycom Blog

The Demise of the Button

Rather than slow down, the evolution of technology seems to be speeding up. Case in point: In just...... See more »

Poly Press Releases

July 3, 2018PRWeb

Former Polycom CEO Andy Miller Applauds Students Who Raised $20,000 for Others With Spinal Injuries

Despite their own injuries, two Danville, CA students organized a June 24 Swim-a-Thon to fund college... See more »
April 16, 2018PRWeb

Former Polycom CEO Andy Miller Contributes to the Latest Moment by Moment Foundation's Fundraiser

March 21 event raised enough for Moment by Moment to create memorable photo portraits of more than 70... See more »
February 22, 2018PRWeb

Syn-Apps Announces its Revolution Notification Platform is Polycom-Ready

Transform Polycom VVX Business Media IP Phones into a Powerful Emergency Mass Notification System wit... See more »
January 12, 2018PRWIRE

Polycom Reveals Five Collaboration Drivers Set to Transform Business in 2018

SYDNEY & AUCKLAND (ANZ) -- 12 January 2018 - According to Polycom's The Changing World of Work[1] res... See more »
October 24, 2017Business Wire

Edgewater Networks and Polycom Employ Two-Way Active Measurement Protocol for Enhanced UC Analytics

SAN JOSE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Edgewater Networks, in partnership with Polycom, employ Two-Way Ac... See more »
September 21, 2017Business Wire

Shift Towards Cloud-Based Video Conferencing Solutions - Research and Markets

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Global Video Conferencing Market Size, Market Share, Application Analys... See more »
September 4, 2017Business Wire India

Polycom Makes it Easier for Work to Get Done Regardless of Location

Business Wire IndiaIn today's modern workplace, 91% per cent of Indian companies are offering employe... See more »

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Poly Summary

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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 orga...

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Frequently Asked Questions about Poly

  1. When was Poly founded?

    Poly was founded in 1990
  2. How much revenue does Poly generate?

    Poly generates $1.7B in revenue
  3. How much funding does Poly have?

    Poly has historically raised $0 in funding
  4. Where is Poly's headquarters?

    Poly's headquarters is in San Jose California, USA
  1. How many employees does Poly have?

    Poly has 3,451 employees
  2. What sector does Poly operate in?

    Poly is in Telecommunication Services, Telecommunications Equipment
  3. Who are Poly's competitors?

    Poly's top competitors are Zoom, BlueJeans, PGi