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Headset
Poly releases wireless headset for hybrid workers with 50m roaming capability
Poly has announced a new addition to its Voyager wireless Bluetooth headsets family, the Voyager 4300 UC Series. 
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Microsoft Teams
Poly announces new Trio device and new personal speaker
The Trio C60 smart conferencing device and the Calisto 5300 personal speaker are bot Teams-enabled out of the box.
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Plantronics
Poly products become first Zoom Rooms Appliances to receive certification
Several of Poly's audio and video devices have become the first Android-based appliances to offer native Zoom Rooms functionality, and are now fully managed via Zoom Device Management (ZDM).
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Unified Communications
Video: How to make remote work, work for the channel
Two Ingram Micro NZ business development managers explain how to make work from home benefit any business and its employees.
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Partner Programme
Poly updates partner programme
The company is combining the Polycom and Plantronics partner programmes together to reach a wider range of partners.
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Headphones
Hands-on review: BackBeat FIT 6100 Wireless Sport
This is definitely a hot headset that accentuates your cool factor.
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Unified Communications
8x8, Poly and ScanSource join forces for cloud UC
The joint programme, CloudFuel, will help organisations move to cloud technology for unified communications, collaboration and contact centre.
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Polycom
New Savi wireless headsets range announced
Poly is the first enterprise headset company to offer a DECT Headset with active noise cancelling.
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Polycom
New Poly device combines content sharing and video conferencing
The G5700 for mid to large conference rooms integrates the sharing of digital content with audio and video conference features in a single device.
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Plantronics
81% of A/NZ workers believe open plan is important to productivity and engagement
“Workforces in Australia and New Zealand know that collaboration is a key component to success."
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Unified Communications
Poly appoints new A/NZ managing director, Andy Hurt
“We’re excited to be bringing together two established pioneers in audio and video technology to be moving forward and one business – Poly."
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Unified Communications
Polycom & Plantronics rebrand to Poly, a new UC powerhouse
The name change comes after last year’s Plantronics acquisition of Polycom, a deal that was worth US $2 billion.
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Microsoft Teams
Plantronics and HP’s new Teams conferencing solution
The solution for large and mid-sized rooms combines HP Elite Slice with Polycom Trio and EagleEye IV video conferencing.
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Microsoft Teams
Spark creates enhanced Teams solution for business
Spark has combined the Microsoft Teams product suite with a number of other unique benefits to create Spark Enhanced Teams (SET).
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Dicker Data
Dicker Data NZ and Plantronics’ out of this world experience
The vendor and distie got together to take six reseller partners on a once in a lifetime trip to the US that included a tour of NASA facilities.
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Headphones
Plantronics adds five new products across the BackBeat FIT and BackBeat GO lines
Those of you who need your tunes whether you’re working out or waiting for the next flight will be pricking your ears with interest right now.
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Polycom
Polycom recognises success at first ever A/NZ Partner Awards
Telstra, Spark, Ingram Micro NZ, Dimension Data, and Data#3 among winners.
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Plantronics
Blast off: Dicker Data announces winners of Houston Space Center trip
Winners will get to have lunch with an astronaut and take an in-depth Level 9 VIP tour of the Houston Space Center.
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Headphones
Hands-on review: Plantronics BackBeat GO 605 headphones
Plantronics have entered the Goldilocks zone of headphone construction.
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Microsoft Teams
Polycom goes 'all in' on Microsoft Teams at Inspire 2018
Polycom says it’s going ‘all in’ on Microsoft Teams to create the best experiences across a range of different communications devices and solutions.
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Unified Communications
Plantronics completes US$2 billion acquisition of Polycom
The acquisition of Polycom will supposedly accelerate and expand Plantronics’ UC vision.
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Unified Communications
Plantronics brings management software to iOS and Android
IT managers can now see, manage and gather insights from the entire line of Plantronics enterprise devices, from desktop to tablets and mobile phones.
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Unified Communications
Plantronics will acquire Polycom for US$2b
With the acquisition, Plantronics hopes to enlarge their footprint on the unified communications ecosystem considerably.
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Dicker Data
COMPETITION: Win an exclusive trip to the Houston Space Center courtesy of Dicker Data and Plantronics
The two companies are looking to reward their local resellers with a trip to 'Space City'.