Pexip’s enhanced Room Connector functionality enables organizations to equip any meeting room with Google Meet interoperability, including content sharing and dual-screen functionality.
Oslo, Norway, November 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — pexipone of the world’s leading video technology companies, today announced that its Room Connector feature now allows Google Meet guests to join meetings with their existing video conferencing systems, even if the meeting host’s organization did not enable Pexip interoperability.
Users will benefit from full interoperability with Google Meet, including content sharing between all users and support for dual screens. Interoperability was previously only available if the host organization enabled this feature for guests.
“Our goal is to create trusted connections between people and technology, which means helping users connect to other systems with a full video calling experience,” said Trond Johannessen, CEO of Pexip. “We see Pexip’s Google Meet functionality as a way to connect to Meet from third-party video conferencing devices, ensuring that you can use the equipment you already have in your meeting room and give everyone the same experience. high-quality meeting experience, from the device of your choice,” adds Johannessen.
A Google Meet experience for guests, regardless of device
All endpoints compatible with Pexip’s Enterprise Meeting Room Connector (ERC) can take advantage of Google Meet interoperability, including legacy video conferencing systems, thanks to Pexip’s powerful transcoding engine that adapts the meeting experience to every device. This includes, but is not limited to, Cisco, Tandberg, Logitech, Polycom, and other video conferencing systems that support Session Initiation Protocol (SIP).
Customers using the Pexip One-Touch Join calendar integration can enable this feature automatically, allowing users to invite a “meeting room” to the Google Meet meeting. This triggers the login button to automatically appear on the room touch controller, creating an easy, stress-free login experience and ensuring better utilization of meeting rooms and hardware.
“Pexip’s Room Connector not only improves the availability of Google Meet, but also helps provide users with a high-quality, engaging, and easy-to-join meeting experience, regardless of the meeting device used. In addition , the meeting experience has also recently been enhanced with Google Meet’s denoising technology,” says David LemonSenior Director, Product Management, Google Workspace.
Pexip customers using the Microsoft Teams ERC Solution can also take advantage of this new feature, using it to easily join Google Meet meetings in addition to Teams meetings, from their existing video conferencing system.
Existing Pexip ERC customers can be the first to try this feature by contacting their Pexip representative or distribution partner, or by contacting us at www.pexip.com.
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Pexip is a video communications platform that enables large enterprises and public sector organizations to transform their interactions with video. Pexip’s unique core technology delivers simplified collaboration for connected spaces, privacy and business continuity for secure spaces, and personalized connections for innovative video applications. The solution is sold by more than 300 distribution partners in 75 countries and used in 190 countries. Pexip was listed on the Oslo purse May 2020.