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John Chambers: Cisco wants 40% market share for future WebEx

Reassuring members of the Cisco faithful last week that his company's in the collaboration business as something more than a hobby, the CEO outlined his goals for ending remote conferencing as we know it.

Cisco's idea of '3 screens and a cloud': TelePresence with 3 thinner screens

Ever since science-fiction first envisioned what "telepresence" conferencing would look like, it used multiple thin screens stretched out along one side of a table. Now that vision is finally real.

Dedicated videoconferening system sales decline 26% in Q1, says Infonetics

Worldwide revenue for enterprise videoconferencing and telepresence equipment and software declined 3.5 percent year-over-year and 20 percent sequentially to $661 million in the first quarter, according to the latest stats from Infonetics Research.

IDC: Cisco, Polycom post double-digit declines in videoconferencing revenues

Cisco and Polycom posted double-digit declines in enterprise videoconferencing and telepresence equipment revenues in the first quarter of 2013, according to the latest stats from IDC.

Cisco exec predicts 50 billion connected devices by 2020

ORLANDO, Fla.-- There will be 50 billion connected devices by 2020, generating $14.4 trillion in value, said Robert Lloyd, president of development and sales at Cisco, here at Enterprise Connect Orlando 2013.

Cisco and Polycom dominate declining immersive telepresence market, says IDC

Cisco and Polycom are the two dominant vendors in the declining immersive telepresence market, with Huawei, Teleris, Radvision and Vidyo tagged as major players, according to IDC's first MarketScape report on immersive telepresence.

Polycom gets chilly reception in enterprise videoconferencing market

Polycom received a chilly reception in the enterprise videoconferencing and telepresence market in the third quarter, posting a 15.2 percent year-over-year revenue decline, according to the latest data from IDC.

China's Huawei throws down telepresence gear gauntlet to Cisco

A price war over telepresence equipment could be in the offing after Chinese telecom equipment maker Huawei Technologies threw down the gauntlet this week to Cisco.

Videoconferencing and telepresence market takes revenue hit, finds firm

Revenues generated by the enterprise videoconferencing and telepresence market dropped to $644 million in the second quarter of 2012, a 6 percent decline from the same quarter last year, according to market research firm Infonetics Research.

Vidyo partners with GTS Central Europe, Microsoft, Barco

Videoconferencing company Vidyo recently proclaimed 2011 as a big year for videoconferencing advancements, and coming off of a year in which Vidyo raised new finding and debuted its solution for the Apple iPad, its celebration of 2011 may be no surprise.