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TMCNet:  Research and Markets Adds Report: Telepresence Market Shares, Strategies, Forecast, Worldwide 2010-2016

[December 23, 2010]

Research and Markets Adds Report: Telepresence Market Shares, Strategies, Forecast, Worldwide 2010-2016

Dec 24, 2010 (Close-Up Media via COMTEX) -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of WinterGreen Research, Inc.'s new report "Telepresence Market Shares, Strategies, Forecast, Worldwide 2010-2016" to its offerings.

In a release, Research and Markets noted that report highlights include: Telepresence is useful as a system to support unified communications systems. Telepresence is used to create collaboration a cross geographical boundaries. The study has 602 pages and 182 tables and figures. Telepresence is considered to be any video communication system that leverages HD, high definition.


Virtually every video collaboration system does leverage HD these days. Telepresence supports consistent contact with a group f distributors or customers. Telepresence provides a way to keep in touch with clients and the line of business. It is HD TV that provides the essence of telepresence. Broadcast quality images are available from a lot of different technologies. It is the life size screen that is so compelling.

Telepresence provides a consistency in the remote relationships. Significant sales calls need to be done face to face. Telepresence provides a way to supplement the face to face calls, to provide a continuity to marketing and management efforts that is not replicable in any other way. Telepresence is like a drum beat, it is regular. Major drivers include increased productivity as well as cost savings. Video conferencing market drivers are indicative of significant, changing ways of implementing presence communications capability. Technology has improved working relationships, it reduces costs of doing business, and it improves responsiveness.

Telepresence is next generation high definition TV videoconferencing. Telepresence leverages high definition video and high definition audio to support collaboration across distance. People located remotely can communicate effectively because of the compelling experience provided by HD TV.

According to the author of the study, The bigger screens, the audio clarity, the visual clarity of telepresence are compelling. The technology components are positioned to work together to provide a more lifelike communication experience. Enabling sharing of documents and power point presentations as if people were in the same room facilitates collaboration. Telepresence is an emerging market segment driven by the need for geographically dispersed groups to communicate as if they are all in the same room. The telepresence solutions provide an immersive collaboration experience where remote participants are lifelike in size and voice and visual clarity. Telepresence solutions are standards-based and are available in a wide array of configurations that include full eight or 16-foot high definition cinematic views, high definition sound, and eye connect technology that places the camera at eye level for more natural face-to-face interaction.

Key Topics Covered: 1. Telepresence Market Description And Market Dynamics 2. Telepresence Market Shares And Market Forecasts 3. Telepresence Product Description 4. Telepresence Technology 5. Telepresence Company Profiles Companies Mentioned: Telepresence Market Leaders: -Polycom -Cisco -Hewlett Packard (HP) -BrightCom -D-Link -Logitech -Sony -Teliris -Vidyo Telepresence Market Participants: -Microsoft Operating Segments -Mitel -Musion Systems -NEC -Panasonic -Skype / eBay -Telanetix -Radvision -Telepresence Tech -VTEL -ZTE -Aethra -Avistar -Coroware -Dimdim -Digital Video Enterprises (DVE) -Emblaze-VCON -Forterra -Fujitsu -Google -Exovision -IBM -Huawei -LG-Ericsson -LG Nortel Report information: http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/e519ff/telepresence_marke ((Comments on this story may be sent to newsdesk@closeupmedia.com))

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