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Actis’s video conferencing partner Lifesize is known for its ability to fit with established workflows and systems in the collaboration space. Most business users want to remain with their current app and UI they are familiar with. Very few businesses are willing to drastically change their way of working just to accommodate a new tool.

Lifesize Apps are designed to blend smoothly with other productivity applications that enterprises prefer. Numerous businesses have standardised on Microsoft’s Skype for Business 2016 applications for communication and collaboration, due to its seamlessness while working with remote colleagues and other Microsoft customers. Here’s how Lifesize significantly enhances the Skype for Business experience by bringing users and other participants a superior video experience in meeting rooms and group calls.


Broader Devices and People Connectivity

Lifesize connects Skype for Business with conference room systems and participants outside of your organisation. It lets users Make and receive video and voice calls directly with Lifesize conference room systems or call into a virtual meeting room and connect with guests outside of your organisation on voice or video.

It also allows users to call into a virtual meeting room and connect with any third-party standards-based (H.323/SIP) conference room system along with screen sharing to and from Skype for Business with the conference room and external participants on Lifesize. The Lifesize App is available on desktops (Windows & Mac), browsers (Chrome & Internet Explorer 11), and mobile devices (iOS & Android), allowing access to even participants not using Skype for Business.


Seamless Integration in Existing Workflows

Lifesize complements and enhances Skype for Business and easily fits into current workflows. Lifesize is designed to reduce complexity and making it a lot easier to connect with colleagues and partners. With the Lifesize Outlook Add-in, users can synchronise meeting room calendars such as Microsoft Office 365 or Microsoft Exchange Server 2013 with the Lifesize Icon conference room systems easily.


Superior Conference Room Meetings

Lifesize cloud video conference room systems are powerful and easy to use making it ideal for huddle rooms and boardrooms. The Lifesize platform is fully interoperable and standards-based, protecting your investment against redundancy. Lifesize delivers a superior video and audio experience with Skype for Business

Lifesize’s software developers have worked tirelessly to ensure seamless interoperability with Skype for Business 2016. This collaboration between the two pioneers of their segment brings exciting news and opportunities in enterprise communication.


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