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Ipanema Technologies Launches Partnership with Polycom over Operational Network Performance

January 08, 2013

Ipanema Technologies recently partnered with Polycom to help companies gain valuable insight and control of business critical applications over their networks. Ipanema is also offering a Polycom-ready unified communications and collaboration (UCC) network performance and optimization solution.


Béatrice Piquer-Durand, vice-president of marketing for Ipanema Technologies, commented, “We are pleased to work with Polycom to provide Application Performance Guarantee solutions. As the importance of unified communications and collaboration continues to grow, companies need assurance that they’ll receive consistently high-quality video and voice. We’re excited that this partnership will fully ensure that UC&C will be delivered smoothly and appropriately over the customer’s network, helping to enhance business success and ensure a consistent user experience.”

Ipanema is able to guarantee application performance by thoroughly understanding applications activity over any type of traffic situation. It then dynamically allocates priorities and resources for each flow over the corporate network to guarantee the performance delivered to each user of business critical applications. Automated application visibility, QoS and control, WAN optimization and dynamic WAN selection are done over a company’s entire network.

Ipanema Polycom’s extensive interoperability requirements and has been certified as Polycom-ready. The Polycom-ready network performance and optimization solution from Ipanema should be able to help a company’s IT service desk understand the effects of UCC data streams and easily establish simple metrics, comprehensive KPIs and easy-to-understand quality scores. IT departments can also leverage the solution to allot more priority to real-time data inside UCC-like voice and make sure critical applications are functioning within the SLA at any time.

Steve Pattison, vice president of business development at Polycom, added, “Innovators like Ipanema Technologies enhance Polycom’s UCC solutions by delivering real value and reliable interoperability – and because of that, Ipanema Technologies has earned Polycom-ready certification. Ipanema’s Application Performance Guarantee solution provides real-time data streams that are critical to increasing network efficiency as customers scale their collaboration solutions.”

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Edited by Rachel Ramsey

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