Polycom recently awarded its top performing channel partners during 2010 TEAM Polycom, the company's annual partner conference. TEAM Polycom was host to networking and communications industry leaders from around the globe.
Polycom teams with its solutions partners to deliver on the company's Open Collaboration Network strategy, which enables Polycom partners to deliver best-of-breed, UC solutions while ensuring flexibility and investment protection.
"This is an exciting time in the communications industry, and Polycom sits squarely in the middle of this ever-changing, rapidly growing market," said Ron Myers, Polycom vice president of Channels. "Our partners are absolutely critical to our success, and we're proud to be represented by the best, most experienced partners in this industry. We're also excited to recognize our top-performance partners for continued excellence in meeting customer needs."
Award recipients included:
EMEA Partner Awards
Video Distribution Partner: Imago
Video Reseller: Croq
Voice Distribution: Nimans Ltd
Voice Distributor: VCOMM
Innovation: Videra Oy
Global Service Provider: Cable and Wireless
APAC Partner Awards
Video Distribution: Digital China Technology Ltd. and Nanjing Southern Telecom Co. (Joint Winners)
Innovation: Princeton Technologies and Softbank Corp. (Joint Winners)
Global Service Provider: Telstra Corp. Ltd.
CALA Partner Awards
Video Distribution: ANIXTER
Video Reseller: Axede Colombia
Voice Distribution: ANIXTER
Voice Reseller: Electronica Santana
Innovation: Colaboración Virtual
Global Service Provider: Telemex
North America Partner Awards
Video Distribution: ScanSource, Inc.
Video Reseller: SKC Communication Products
Voice Distribution: NETXUSA, Inc.
Voice Reseller: Interactive Intelligence, Inc.
Innovation: Applied Global Technologies, Inc.
Global Service Provider: Verizon
About the Polycom Open Collaboration Network
Polycom's integration efforts with its partners supports Polycom's Open Collaboration Network strategy, providing an open and interoperable collaboration solution that gives customers greater flexibility and investment protection for their UC environment. By working with leading unified communications platform providers, Polycom is able to deliver its productivity-enhancing and cost-saving telepresence, video and voice collaboration products as an integrated part of core unified communication environments, making the technologies easily accessible as part of the everyday workflow within a comprehensive solution that is easy to deploy and manage.