Lifesize Recognized as a Visionary in 2020 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Meeting Solutions
Lifesize®, a global innovator of immersive enterprise communication solutions, today announced it has been named a Visionary in Gartner (News - Alert), Inc.'s 2020 Magic Quadrant for Meeting Solutions1. Vendors placed in the Magic Quadrant report are evaluated based on completeness of vision and ability to execute. This marks the third consecutive year Lifesize has been included and the company's second consecutive year positioned as a Visionary.
"We consider Gartner's recognition of Lifesize as a 2020 Visionary in the Magic Quadrant for Meeting Solutions to be confirmation of meeting solutions' role as a steadfast anchor for our growing unified communications business," said Craig Malloy, CEO of Lifesize. "As meeting solutions have become imperative tools for every knowledge worker on earth, we are proud to be an innovative partner and guide for customer organizations of all types and sizes as well as the industry at large."
According to the 2020 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Meeting Solutions, "In the typical business context, meeting solutions are collaboration tools that support interactions between participants for daily teamwork, presentations, training and webinars. Gartner sees demand for meeting solutions rising for new use cases such as online city council meetings, virtual courtrooms and remote banking scenarios (to name a few). As the use cases expand, meeting solution vendors will need to expand their feature sets or establish technology partnerships to accommodate the workflows and data sharing for these sessions."
Lifesize provides an integrated, globally scalable meeting solutions platform highlighted by the industry's first 4K video conferencing architecture, reliable and secure cloud service, digital collaboration through whiteboarding and screen-sharing, and cloud-connected meeting room systems. The company maintains a strong worldwide partner ecosystem, including notable additions of SYNNEX Corporation as a U.S. master agent as well as Tech Data, Tradewinds Technology Brokerage and Dicker Data as key partners in Australia and New Zealand over the past year.
Contributions to Lifesize's suite of meeting solutions over the last 12 months include corporate milestones and product launches such as:
1 "Gartner Magic Quadrant for Meeting Solutions." Mike Fasciani, Tom Eagle, Adam Preset and Brian Doherty. October 12, 2020.
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Lifesize delivers immersive communication experiences for the global enterprise. Our complementary suite of award-winning cloud video conferencing, advanced collaboration and cloud contact center solutions empowers organizations to elevate workplace collaboration, boost employee productivity and improve customer experiences from anywhere and from any device. To learn more about our analyst-recognized solutions and see why tens of thousands of leading organizations like RBC, Yale University, Pearson, Salvation Army, Shell Energy and NASA rely on Lifesize for mission-critical business communications, visit www.lifesize.com, www.serenova.com or www.kaptivo.com.
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