Next-Generation Meeting Experience

Provide a Next-Generation Meeting Experience

Cisco Spark Hybrid Media Service offer a simple, secure, powerful way to connect on-premises and cloud services, delivering superior audio, video, and content sharing.

Hybrid Media Services gives you industry-leading media experiences by providing a local instance of the media processing for lower latency and Internet bandwidth savings.

At the heart of Cisco Spark Hybrid Media Service is the Hybrid Media node, which is installed on a Cisco UCS server in your network. The Media Node registers-to and is managed-by Cisco Spark in the cloud. With this, Cisco Spark meetings can be run from the local Hybrid Media node, delivering local processing of the media to deliver a better quality audio, video, and content sharing experience in the meeting. It provides a better use of resources and a high quality experience for users. The Cisco Collaboration Cloud Management portal provides visibility to usage, and delivers automatic software updates so you are always running the current version.

Cisco Hybrid Media Services provide:

  • An enhanced user experience, as the traffic stays local
  • Stronger security, as the data stays the corporate network .
  • The flexible capacity you need today to grow as your business demands
  • Overflow capacity delivered by Hybrid Media Services to take advantage of cloud resources
  • The ability to manage all your resources in real time from the Cisco Collaboration Cloud

Features and Capabilities

Cisco Hybrid Media Service lets you place some of the Spark Meetings engine onto your network. Features include:

  • Local Media Processing
    • Improved quality audio, video, and data sharing
    • Reduced network bandwidth consumption
    • Improved privacy by keeping local meeting content on net
  • Transparent Overflow to the Cloud
    • Simplifies resource planning and solution sizing
    • No resource limitations for your meetings, even very large ones
  • Cloud Based Provisioning, Usage Metrics, and Automated Delivery of Software Updates
    • Relieves the IT burden
    • Provides IT with ability to view resource usage
    • One seamless meeting experience for users
    • Ensures you

More Benefits

  • Simplified licensing with Cisco Spark entitlement.
  • Automatic software update and automatic delivery of optimum resources
  • Easy installation and configuration

Find out about our other Cisco Spark Hybrid Services.