Compact Plug-and-Play Camera adds Immersive “Being There” Video Experience to Popular Collaboration Apps like Skype, Skype for Business, WebEx and Google Hangouts
September 29, 2015, Cupertino, CA — Altia Systems – a Gartner Inc. 2015 Cool Vendor in Unified Communications – today announced that it will demonstrate its PanaCast 2 real time video camera in Booth 46 of the Emerging Technology Pavilion at The Gartner Symposium/ITxpo 2015 at Walt Disney World, Orlando, Florida from October 4 – 8.
PanaCast 2 is the world’s first Panoramic-4K Plug-and-Play USB video camera. With its 180° wide, 54° tall field of view and Panoramic-4K resolution (3840 x 1080), PanaCast 2 delivers exceptionally clear video with a human visual perspective. It helps people in web meetings collaborate more effectively, improving productivity. The new product simply plugs into a computer’s USB port and works with popular collaboration applications like Microsoft Skype for Business, Skype, Cisco WebEx, Google Hangouts, Citrix GoToMeeting, Vidyo, Zoom, etc., without requiring installation of any drivers or software. When PanaCast 2 is used with Altia Systems’ PanaCast Experience service, each participant has full and individual control of camera selection, pan and zoom independent of other users.
In addition, Aurangzeb Khan, Altia Systems co-founder and CEO will make a presentation titled “Immersive Panoramic Video Makes Web Collaboration More Productive” in the Emerging Technology Pavilion Theater at 2:20pm on Wednesday, October 7.
“PanaCast 2 helps transform how people see and connect electronically, by providing a natural human perspective that enhances popular collaboration services with industry-leading resolution, clarity and speed, in a small, personal, go-anywhere, Plug-and-Play device.” said Aurangzeb Khan, President and CEO of Altia Systems. “We invite Gartner Symposium/ITxpo attendees to experience PanaCast® for themselves in booth 46 in the Emerging Technology Pavilion.”
About Altia Systems, Inc.
Altia Systems (altiasystems.com) is a venture-backed company based in Cupertino, California, and creator of the PanaCast cameras and PanaCast Experience service. The award-winning PanaCast solution is the first and only video and desktop collaboration system that enables anyone with a desktop or mobile device to communicate interactively, in real-time, through a panoramic field-of-view video which replicates the natural human visual perspective.
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