Polycom RealPresence Clariti for Microsoft Ecosystem Solution Overview

The purpose of this guide is to explain a number of deployment models, architectures, and limitations of the solution and assist administrators deploying Polycom products in a Microsoft environment.

Integrating Microsoft Skype for Business Server 2015 with Polycom products, enables the following:

  • Support for Exchange Online and Microsoft Skype for Business
  • Support for Microsoft Remote Desktop protocol and Video-based Screen Sharing (VbSS)
  • Support for Microsoft application and desktop sharing with the Skype for Business clients
  • Support for Microsoft Real-Time Video (RTV) and Microsoft Scalable Video Coding (MSSVC)
  • Support for scheduling a meeting through Microsoft Office 365
  • Easily join Skype for Business meetings from standards-based endpoints using Click to Join functionality
  • Point-to-point calls among Polycom HDX systems, RealPresence Group Series systems and Microsoft Skype for Business clients
  • Real-time presence information between Polycom devices and Microsoft Skype for Business clients
  • Support for remote and federated endpoints to participate in point-to-point calls and video conference calls
  • High-quality video (720p for RTV and 1080p for SVC) between Skype for Business clients and Polycom endpoints
  • Participation in Skype for Business-hosted multipoint conferences using Polycom endpoints
  • Optional use of Microsoft Skype for Business clients to view the presence status of Polycom RealPresence meeting rooms and to start one-click conferences