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Cisco Collaboration Meeting Rooms Hybrid

High Definition, Intuitive Video and Web Conferencing

Cisco Collaboration Meeting Rooms (CMR) brings together our industry-leading video conferencing infrastructure and proven, scalable, WebEx cloud conferencing services to deliver an exceptional meeting experience. With our technology, you can host video-optimized meetings that are available to anyone, anywhere, on any device, with cloud, hybrid, and premises deployment options.

Cisco CMR Premises offers business quality, scalable, and cost efficient on-premises video conferencing. WebEx Meeting Center provides easy-to-use, highly secure web conferencing for millions of users across different platforms. Cisco CMR Hybrid combines the video and web conferencing solutions for an exceptional meeting experience.

Features and Capabilities

Cisco CMR Hybrid is:

  • Simple - Provides easy-to-use controls to create, launch, and join meetings
  • Scalable - Host over 500 video participants, plus an additional 500 on audio in a single meeting
  • Flexible – Offers options to deploy as a single architecture, on virtualized or dedicated hardware platforms, and extend scale and reach with WebEx Meeting Center
  • Proven – Uses Cisco CMR Premises, our industry leading on-premises video conferencing architecture and WebEx Meeting Center web conferencing

With Cisco CMR Hybrid, organizations can:

Make decisions faster, and gain a competitive advantage.

  • Enhance productivity, accelerate sales cycles, and reduce time to market.
  • Make it easier for everyone to join meetings, no matter the location or technology, using any WebEx desktop or mobile client, or any standards-based video device or Lync client.
  • Build strong business relationships with high-quality video collaboration
  • Respond quickly to market demands and address business objectives

Provide video for everyone and enhance collaboration adoption.

  • Join video meetings from mobile devices as a full participant (video, audio, content)
  • Scale meeting capacity from one to hundreds of concurrent participants.
  • Offer  video for all with simple, user-based consumption models
  • Deploy as a scalable virtualized or dedicated hardware solution combined with the flexibility of cloud-based web conferencing

Optimize cost savings and return on your investment.

  • Protect your investment with software-upgradable solutions
  • Reduce travel costs and time.

Cisco Collaboration Meeting Rooms (CMR)

With Cisco Collaboration Meeting Rooms (CMR), anyone can join with video, voice, and content sharing. Join from almost any endpoint-video, voice, mobile, or immersive-to collaborate. The following endpoints are supported with Cisco CMR Hybrid:

  • CiscoCollaboration video endpoints
  • Cisco Jabber clients on PC, Mac, or mobile devices
  • Cisco WebEx on Windows,or Mac through common browsers, including Internet Explorer, Firefox,and Chrome
  • Cisco WebEx on Windows or Mac, and mobile devices, including Android, Apple iOS, and Windows Mobile
  • Microsoft Lync 2010 and 2013 clients

It also supports:

  • Third-party standards-based H.264 AVC video endpoints and soft clients
  • Any telephone from any location

How to Get Cisco CMR Hybrid

For customers with a subscription to WebEx Meeting Center and licensing for their on-premises infrastructure, CMR Hybrid is included. Partners should complete this simple questionnaire.

In Brief

  • Improve business relationships, business agility, and collaboration throughout your entire organization.
  • Enhance decision making. Everyone can see, hear, and share information and work together quickly and easily, with high-quality video and intuitive meeting controls.
  • Respond quickly and effectively to your customers, and improve customer satisfaction and loyalty.

You can also:

  • Join video meetings from mobile devices as a full participant (video, audio, content).
  • Easily schedule TelePresence and WebEx meetings with the click of a button from within Outlook, using WebEx's Productivity Tools.
  • Offer video throughout your organization easily and effectively, with highly scalable solutions.
  • Protect your IT investment with software-upgradeable solutions that support your business growth.
  • Underpin your IT strategy with the flexibility to choose virtualized or dedicated hardware deployment for video conferencing, combined with cloud-based WebEx Meeting Center.


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