Cairo, Egypt, 1 June 2011: LINKdotNET, the leading Internet services provider, announced the launch of LINK Conferencing, the first managed audio and video conferencing service in Egypt, in cooperation with FVC, the regional distributor for Polycom, the industry leader in unified collaboration solutions. Through this cooperation, customers now will be able to conduct online conferences and international meetings.
The service, launched at Cairo ICT 2011, will provide enterprises in Egypt with the possibility of conducting meetings, allowing multiple parties in different locations to conference in a fully immersive experience through Polycom’s wide range of video conferencing solutions. The service comes with a web interface to schedule meetings and send requests. It also comes with flexible offerings that suit needs including a free trail package for LINKdotNet’s corporate customers.
“LINK Conferencing is an addition to other well known services including LINK2School and LINK2Work,” stated Karim Beshara, CEO of LINKdotNET. “Both services gained a lot of success and acceptance by our customers. The provision of conferencing services is part of our ongoing strategy to provide a complete portfolio of managed services to address all our corporate customers’ needs.”
Ahmed Youssef, General Manager for FVC North East Africa, added, “We are delighted to partner with LINKdotNET. We are now seeing audio and visual communications go mainstream. The service (with LINKdotNET) offers enterprises in Egypt the next-generation open collaboration technology with flexible commercial models, enabling them to compete globally as well as locally.”
This agreement follows a similar partnership signed with UAE’s du at Gitex 2010.
- FVC hosts Annual Polycom Partner Summit for Middle East & North Africa in Dubai & Riyadh (themarketbuzz.net)
- FVC voted Networking Value Added Distributor of the Year at Network World Middle East Awards (themarketbuzz.net)