|By Business Wire||
|October 23, 2012 05:00 PM EDT||
InterCall®, a subsidiary of West Corporation and the world's largest conferencing and collaboration services provider, today announced a new internal video content management solution called InterCall CorporateTube developed through a new partnership with Kaltura.
InterCall CorporateTube leverages Kaltura’s industry-leading open source video technology, making it easier for users to store, manage and distribute all of their rich-media content, including InterCall webcast and virtual environment products. New capabilities include:
- Central channel-based video portal, with full support for employee-generated content
- Seamless integration with the InterCall Webcast Studio and InterCall Virtual Environment platforms for instant archiving, eliminating the need to store that content separately from other enterprise video and rich media content
- One-click publishing from any video-capable applications
- Advanced video analytics and measurement/tracking to help organizations determine the effectiveness of their internal video strategies
- A single platform for storing and managing all video and rich media the organization produces, including education/training, corporate communications, employee engagement and knowledge sharing, regardless of application used
- Private enterprise social networking tools to collaborate securely across departments, geographies, content and business applications
“Cisco predicts that 90 percent of all Internet traffic will be video by 2014,” said Mike Nessler, Executive Vice President of Event Services at InterCall. “InterCall CorporateTube makes it much easier for organizations to build video sharing environments for training and knowledge sharing, as well as exchanging product information, tutorials, testimonials and other videos.”
For InterCall Webcast Studio users, the addition of CorporateTube will offer organizations far greater control over their webcast content, including who can see it and what messages are delivered.
“While the use of video on the Internet is still in the growth phase for many organizations, it won’t be long before it is the dominant method of information delivery,” said Ron Yekutiel, Chairman and CEO at Kaltura. “InterCall CorporateTube, which is powered by Kaltura’s video platform, is an important addition to InterCall’s robust product line and positions the company to become a leading provider of social enterprise technologies.”
Kaltura provides the world’s first Open Source Online Video Platform, transforming the way people work, learn and entertain, using video. Kaltura’s platform engages hundreds of millions of viewers, offers next generation learning for millions of students and teachers, and improves productivity and interaction among millions of employees across the globe. Kaltura’s features and products enable to easily deploy video in any website or any web platform. Kaltura’s free community-supported open source software is available for download at www.kaltura.org. Kaltura’s commercial software and applications can be ordered and obtained at www.kaltura.com along with Kaltura services such as streaming, hosting, transcoding, analytics, ad serving, support and maintenance packages, and professional development. For more information, visit: www.kaltura.com, www.kaltura.org and http://exchange.kaltura.com/.
InterCall, a subsidiary of West Corporation, is the largest conferencing and collaboration services provider in the world. Founded in 1991, InterCall offers telephony, messaging, webcasting, virtual environment, and conferencing and collaboration tools for businesses of all sizes, from large global enterprises to small or regional companies. With a global footprint and broad service capabilities, InterCall’s flexible models for hosted, managed and on-premises communication services help companies get the most out of their business processes.
InterCall's strong U.S. presence, including four call centers and 26 sales offices, is bolstered by operations in Canada, Mexico, Latin America, the Caribbean, the United Kingdom, Ireland, France, Germany, Australia, New Zealand, China, India, Hong Kong, Singapore and Japan. For more information, please visit InterCall.
About West Corporation
West Corporation is a leading provider of technology-driven communication services. West offers its clients a broad range of communications and network infrastructure solutions that help them manage or support critical communications. West’s customer contact solutions and conferencing services are designed to improve its clients’ cost structure and provide reliable, high-quality services. West also provides mission-critical services, such as public safety and emergency communications.
Founded in 1986 and headquartered in Omaha, Nebraska, West serves Fortune 1000 companies and other clients in a variety of industries, including telecommunications, retail, financial services, public safety, technology and healthcare. West has sales and operations in the United States, Canada, Europe, the Middle East, Asia Pacific and Latin America. For more information on West Corporation, please call 1-800-841-9000 or visit www.west.com.
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