HACKENSACK, NJ, Jul 21, 2016 – Vidyo, Inc., today announced that it has been recognized by Gartner, Inc. as a Leader in the Magic Quadrant for Group Video Systems.* Vidyo developed the first software-based architecture for video collaboration and offers a broad range of B2B and B2C solutions including Video as a Service (VidyoCloud™), on-premises and hybrid customer offerings. The company was moved up in execution, and to the right on vision this year. Vidyo has rich APIs to integrate video collaboration into applications, workflow and IoT devices, and to allow customizing and branding to its offerings, and is the only private company featured in this year’s “Leaders” quadrant. The company is also positioned as a Visionary in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for WebConferencing, 2015.*
“Software video infrastructure, video as a service and innovative form factors are reshaping video collaboration,” according to the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Group Video Systems, July 14, 2016, by Mike Fasciani, Robert F. Mason and Tom Eagle.
“Vidyo continues to innovate and has again been positioned as a Leader in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Group Video Systems and is the leading choice for enterprises of all sizes who desire an alternative approach to the incumbent providers,” said Eran Westman, CEO, Vidyo. “The VidyoWorks™ platform enables the most innovative customer engagement and we have seen a tremendous response to VidyoCloud from some of the largest healthcare, financial services, government and technology companies, including Fortune 100 companies. Our VaaS offering has already been selected for broad use cases requiring video integrated into smart glasses for field services, messaging platforms offered by global telcos, and workgroup and UC collaboration.”
Vidyo technology is deployed by market leaders including Bloomberg, Alibaba, NCR and the largest telemedicine and financial service providers who want to customize and brand their video offering or to embed video directly into their Electronic Health Record(EHR) system or contact center. The company’s rich APIs and SDK allow enterprises to build communications solutions based on Vidyo’s core technology that delivers maximum flexibility and customizability. Vidyo powers the #1 healthcare app on the Apple App Store, video-enables the leading ATM provider, the leading Electronic Health Record (EHR) provider in healthcare, the leading contact center, the fastest growing smart phone manufacturer and the messaging platform at the largest ecommerce marketplace in the world.
Vidyo offers VidyoCloud, a cloud collaboration solution, ideal for any organization large and small, which complements and extends Vidyo’s room systems with innovative features such as support for 4K resolution and traffic optimization through hybrid deployments. The company has also announced VidyoIOTM a next generation developer-focused platform-as-a-service (PaaS). With the company’s APIs, Vidyo is able to extend its video capabilities to business and web applications using Communications- Enabled Business Processes (CEBP) techniques.
More information on the Magic Quadrant for Group Video Systems, 2016 is available here.
* Source: Gartner, Inc., Magic Quadrant for Group Video Systems, by Mike Fasciani, Robert F. Mason and Tom Eagle, July 14, 2016
* Gartner, Magic Quadrant for Web Conferencing, Adam Preset, Whit Andrews, 28 December 2015
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