LG and LifeSize Collaborate on All-In-One HD Video and Voice Communications Solution
LG's Executive Video Conferencing System, Powered by LifeSize, Unifies HD Video Communications and Collaboration Technologies within a Single, Integrated Solution Designed to Streamline Business
AUSTIN, Texas--(LadyDragon) 01/07/10--LifeSize Communications, a division of Logitech (Nasdaq: LOGI) (SIX: LOGN), has collaborated with LG Electronics to introduce an integrated communications solution to combine HD video and voice communications, housed within a 24-inch HD display. LGs Executive Video Conferencing System, powered by LifeSize, is easy to deploy and fully interoperable with industry standards, enabling executives, remote office employees and teleworkers to connect face to face with anyone, anywhere.
"Our guiding principle with LG Executive, powered by LifeSize, was to develop an attractive solution that makes communicating with other video users simple, said Jeff Dowell, VP of Digital Signage, LG Electronics. The integration of LG HD display technology with LifeSizes innovative HD video communications technology results in a natural extension of the high-quality, immersive experience of LifeSize room-based and telepresence systems.
LGs Executive Video Conferencing system boasts a sleek form factor that is powered by LifeSize HD video communications technology, which has been seamlessly integrated into the 24-inch HD display to deliver:
Not only does LGs Executive Video Conferencing System, powered by LifeSize, deliver unrivaled HD video communications functionality and performance, but the system is amazingly easy to use. Setting up the system takes minutes and only requires the connection of two cables. Designed to fit into the natural desktop-based workflow, the intuitive LifeSize graphical interface allows users to easily switch the system between HD video conferencing and PC monitor functionality.
As more people recognize the value of video communications to improve collaboration and productivity, audio conference calls are becoming a thing of the past, said Craig Malloy, CEO of LifeSize Communications. LGs Executive Video Conferencing System is more than a solution that streamlines the HD video communications experience it is one leap closer to our vision of a world where HD video communication is as mainstream and seamless as a telephone call.
Pricing and Availability
LGs Executive Video Conferencing System, powered by LifeSize, is priced at USD $2,999 with global availability expected in the third quarter of 2010.
About LifeSize Communications
LifeSize Communications is a world leader in high definition video communications and telepresence. Founded by industry veterans in 2003, LifeSize pioneered high definition video communications to make communicating at a distance as natural and effective as being in the same room, for anyone, anywhere. LifeSize became a division of Logitech in December 2009, sharing a vision of everywhere there is voice there should be video. More information about LifeSize can be found at www.lifesize.com.