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Damaka Delivers Enterprise Video Conferencing to Smartphones and Tablets
By Calvin Azuri, TMCnet Contributor
Damaka, a technology pioneer in Mobile Unified Communications and Collaboration (UCC), recently unveiled Enterprise Mobile Video, which delivers enterprise video conferencing to smartphones and tablets.
Based on the 2010 Cisco (News - Alert) Visual Networking Index, mobile video is projected to represent 66 percent of all mobile data traffic by 2014, which is a 66-fold from 2009 to 2014. With the industry's first mobile endpoint integration with enterprise video systems, Damaka Enterprise Mobile Video will now be able to deliver an unrivaled video communication experience for mobile users, including seamless interoperability with Tandberg and Polycom (News - Alert) endpoints from Damaka mobile clients.
In a press release, Satish Gundabathula, CTO of Damaka, said, "According to IDC (News - Alert), there will be more than one billion mobile workers by the end of 2010. Today's workforce is increasingly required to join video conferences and collaborate with colleagues, customers and partners while on the go. Damaka Enterprise Mobile Video is designed to help businesses achieve higher corporate productivity by empowering the mobile workforce to stay 'visually' connected."
Enterprises that have deployed enterprise video conferencing solutions will now be able to maximize their existing investments by extending the face-to-face conferencing experience to their mobile workforce which will increase collaboration, efficiency and productivity. Innovative capabilities including support for H.263 and H.264 video codecs, interoperability with VCS-E via SIP/TLS and media recording functionalities enable the mobile workforce to participate in video conferences securely and reliably from any device, including the iPad, BlackBerry, Symbian (News - Alert), Android, iPhone and Windows Mobile.
Damaka is an innovator in mobile UCC solutions and is currently changing the landscape of mobile UCC by providing secure, real-time mobile video calling and mobile collaboration solutions on all major smartphones and PC/MAC platforms, enabling collaboration on any device, any network, anytime and anywhere. The company’s managed peer-to-peer SIP based software solutions features Sweeping technology, allowing users to seamlessly transfer in progress collaboration sessions to and from various devices, including laptops, netbooks, tablets and smartphones. Damaka was founded in 2004 and is headquartered in Richardson (News - Alert), TX, with additional offices in Chennai, India.
Calvin Azuri is a contributing editor for TMCnet. To read more of Calvin’s articles, please visit his columnist page.
Edited by Jaclyn Allard