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									2008
Global Education
Segment
Education Team

   Russ Colbert, Austin, TX, Global
   Education Market Director, Chair
   USDLA/EDEN/LTUG, JeLA GAC
   Elaine Shuck, Sturgis, SD
   Global Director- K-12 Education
   Marci Powell, San Antonio, TX
   Global Director – Higher Education,
   USDLA President
   PUG SIG and +50 customer/relationship
   partners as references and advisory
   guides
Technology in Education History
    2000s      “Virtual Classrooms, Online, Blended, Hybrid
               Classrooms, Web 2.0, Blogs, LMS, Podcasts,
               Streaming, Wiki, HD interactive
               videoconferencing, cell phones, Internet2”
    1990s      Standard Interactive Videoconferencing


    1980s      2-way video/2-way audio

    1970s      1-way video/2-way audio
               Business TV

    1960s      1-way video/videotape

    1950s      Audio & Correspondence Courses
Education Challenges in 2008

  State and local funding is low. Federal grant resources
  are at all-time high! How to take advantage?
  Institutions desire continuous improvement to
  curriculum and make learning engaging and relevant
  Districts need to create higher equity
  A new breed of socially networked students are
  physically and virtually entering institutions
  Global Studies, collaboration and more research is
  desired
  Manage schedules
  Achieve Professional Development                     4
Industry Trends

  HD desired due to increased quality
  HD desired due to I2 bandwidth
  availability
  More complete solutions desired,
  eg…HD end point w/POC, RMX, RSS
  2000 to Video Media Center (content
  management)
  Content Database with more CP
  Course Collaborations on Demand
  Integration with online and e-learning
  LMS                                      5
Technology + Programs = Success


                                                          National
 Students   Teachers      K-12    Higher Ed   Districts
                                                          Networks




                       Teaching Technology

                         Global Content

    Education Applications, Services, and Programs

                             Funding
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                             Training
Teaching Technology Example




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1   Classroom Endpoints                                   Workflow Integration
                                                         MS Outlook, IBM Sametime
2   Conference Bridge


    Management &          Video Recording, Streaming &
3   Scheduling                Content Management
                                                               NAT/Firewall
                          4                               5     Traversal
Key Applications with Polycom Solutions
 Virtual Field Trips
 Access to Content Experts              Dual Enrollment
 Student Collaboration projects         Global Studies
 Resource Sharing                       Teacher Collaboration
 Professional Development               Distance/Blended Learning
 Technical Training                     courses
 Administrative and curriculum design   Project management
 Advanced Placement                     Research
 Corporate Training                     Interactive meetings with authors
 Continuing Education units             Digital libraries
 Remote Student Services                Campus Extensions
 Streaming and Podcasting courses       Cultural Exchanges
Key Programs
    Honors Program
      Provides price reduction, training and memberships
    Polycom Collaborations Around the Planet
      Helps you find content partners
    Content Access Program
      Content Database
    Content Provider Program/Special Events
      Provides the best content directly to you
    Grant Assistance Program
      Helps you find needed resources
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              www.polycom.com/education
Segment Web Site www.polycom.com/education
Key Resources




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Polycom Collaborations Around the Planet
 The first large scale global directory and professional
 network of educators for videoconferencing project
 collaboration

  Benefits:

  Increase videoconferencing utilization
  Expand and enhance curriculum
  Access to global collaboration
  Increase educational equity


              http://www.polycom.com/education/PCATP
Polycom Content Database




                   http://www.polycom.com/education/content
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Art History Search
Small Videoconferencing Classroom

                                      Room
                                     CenterLine
            Motion Receive Display                Confidence & Graphics Display
            (People)                              (Content)



   Educational
                                                               Student Camera
   cabinet/cart
                                                              Camera view angle
Videoconference
Platform
                                                              Ceiling or Room
                                                              microphone array




                               18 or less students
   Large Classroom Example


                                          Student Camera



Instructor Podium                         Interactive Whiteboard
Document Camera


                                          Ceiling or Room
                                          microphone array


                                           Instructor Camera

                                           Motion Receive Display
                                           Mounted atop educational
                                           cabinet
                    18 or more students
Day in the Life of a Teacher/Professor

                                         Develop                 Polycom
                                         Content                HDX/VSX
                      Teacher               for                 Multipoint
                    Professional         Blended                  P on C
                    Developmen           Learning                RSS2000
                         t                                        VMC
                                                                recording


  Desired                             Global
Performance
Assessment                         Classrooms         Student/Teacher
 Standards                                               interactivity
 Achieved                                            Polycom PowerCam
                                                          Presenter
                                         Access
                  Access                Content
              Collaboration            Database to
              s Around the              support
                Planet to               subject
                 support
                 subject
CASE STUDY: GLOBAL NOMADS GROUP


      Challenge
       Connect youth all over the world to foster greater
       understanding and tolerance.
      Solution
       Polycom VSX™ 7000 video conferencing systems
      Result
       Over the past several years, thousands of kids
       connected globally to discuss topics ranging from the             “Not only does video
       war in Iraq to the natural habitats of the Mountain     conferencing provide the high-
       Gorilla in Rwanda, resulting in increased                  quality voice and video the
       understanding and tolerance for the world’s diverse       Internet can’t… participants
       cultures.                                                  don’t have to have to worry
                                                               about the technology, they can
                                                                        interact naturally and
                                                                 concentrate on what they’re
                                                                 getting out of the program.”


RESULT: Fostering cross-cultural dialog for K-12
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                                                                            Jonathon Giesen
                                                                                 Co-Founder
                                                                        Global Nomads Group
CASE STUDY: BERRIEN COUNTY ISD

    Challenge
     Provide educational equity for both rural and urban students in
     Southwestern Michigan.
     Serve mix of 300-1000 student rural districts to urban 5000 student districts
     and provide exposure outside their respective environs.
    Solution                                                                             “I think the value of video
     Polycom video conferencing solutions, including the award winning VSX™               speaks for itself.” “Video
     7000 and RSS 2000.                                                              conferencing allows teachers
    Result                                                                           to access traditional field trip
     Vastly expanded educational opportunities for region’s students from               content without the loss of
     kindergarten through high school.                                               instructional time associated
     Start with video conference field trips integrated with curriculum.                    with transportation to a
                                                                                                          museum.”
     Expand to extended project collaborations with other classes in other
     schools or geographies.
     Enhanced teacher training opportunities.
                                                                                                         Janine Lim
                                                                                            Instructional Technology
                                                                                                           Consultant
                                                                                                 Berrien County ISD
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RESULT: Engaging standards focused education
 Case Study
CENTRAL ARIZONA COLLEGE

      Challenge
        Deliver world-class educational opportunities
        to students in a large Arizona county with a
        dispersed and rural population
      Solution
        Polycom VSX™ video conferencing systems,
        Polycom PVX™ desktop video software,
        Polycom ClassStation™ education solution,
        Polycom Vortex® installed voice products;         “We were just amazed at the
        Polycom MGC™ bridge                                video quality, it was hard to
                                                           believe we were connecting
      Result                                              with people half way around
        Improved ability to serve rural residents and                        the world.”
        help them achieve their educational goals,
        costs savings of up to $11,000 per month
RESULT: Remove disparity of breadth of course offerings
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                                                                              Rich King
                                                                Director of Instructional
        between main and remote campuses                                     Technology
                                                                Central Arizona College
Review: What Polycom provides in Education
    A comprehensive portfolio of distance learning solutions for the 21Century
    Classroom

    Technological freedom to teach the way educators want to teach

    Real-time interactive communications for responsive learning

    Ease-of-use – transparent technology

    Classroom configuration and curriculum development

    Application training and professional memberships

    Content and cultural exchanges, Programs and Services

    Grant writing and funding assistance

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    Reference Solutions




1    Classroom Endpoints




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      Polycom Education Reference Solutions
1


Desktop           Small/Medium Group         Performance      Professional
                                  HDX 8000
                 HDX 4000                                    HDX 9000 Series
                                                 VSX 8000
      VSX 3000

                                              VSX 7000e


                                                            Large Class room
                                 VSX 7000s
PVX
                      VSX 5000




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                                                                               3
      Polycom Education Reference Solutions
1


Desktop           Small/Medium Group          Performance                 Professional
                                  HDX 8000
                 HDX 4000                                                HDX 9000 Series
                                                    VSX 8000
      VSX 3000

                                                VSX 7000e


                                                                        Large Class room
                                 VSX 7000s
PVX                                          Higher Education Meeting
                      VSX 5000               Rooms




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Reference Solutions




1   Classroom Endpoints


2   Conference Bridge




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      Polycom Conference Bridges
  2
RMX 2000                          MGC Series
  Advanced, open IP platform      • Ideal for full-fledged audio-only
  optimized for high definition
                                    conferencing
  videoconferencing
  Advanced integration into IT    • Best choice for heavy ISDN
  environments and applications     requirements
  Simple to use and manage        • Fulfills specialty/legacy
                                    requirements, e.g. V.35/MPI, H.261




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Reference Solutions




1   Classroom Endpoints


2   Conference Bridge


    Management &
3   Scheduling




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      ReadiManager SE200
3
    Centralized Management Application for IP video
     Conferences: Add users, change layouts, mute users real time
     Manages and monitors end point devices (video cameras and codecs)
     Acts as gatekeeper for different endpoints
     Web- or Outlook-based conference scheduling


     Polycom High Definition Ecosystem
     SE200 Management and Scheduling
     RMX 2000 Conference Platform
     HDX High Definition Endpoints

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Reference Solutions




1   Classroom Endpoints


2   Conference Bridge


    Management &          Video Recording, Streaming &
3   Scheduling                Content Management
                          4

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     RSS 2000
4

    Basic recording and streaming of video conferences (both people
    and content) up to and including High Definition
    Record any type of conference including single point, point-to-point,
    and multipoint
    Fundamental Archiving, Streaming, and Search capabilities




                            Polycom RSS 2000



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    VMC 1000
4
Manage, protect, leverage all educational content
Live or on-demand streaming to thousands of viewers
Archive content in dedicated and secure repository
Leverage existing video infrastructure



           Interactive                    Web Streaming
          Participants                     to Thousands
                                            of Non-active
                                             Participants



        RMX 2000
         Class in
                                Video Media Center          31
                                   + RSS 2000
         Progress
Reference Solutions




1   Classroom Endpoints


2   Conference Bridge


    Management &          Video Recording, Streaming &
3   Scheduling                Content Management
                                                             NAT/Firewall
                          4                              5    Traversal



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    V2IU - NAT/Firewall Traversal
5
Secure route through any firewall
Allows anyone, anywhere to join a multipoint conference
Optimizes video quality by prioritizing video packets

            Main Campus




                               IP
                                                     Content Provider


                                                    Coffee Shop/Home
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                                                    (H.460 endpoint)
Reference Solutions




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1   Classroom Endpoints                                   Presence Integration
                                                         MS Outlook, IBM Sametime
2   Conference Bridge


    Management &          Video Recording, Streaming &
3   Scheduling                Content Management
                                                               NAT/Firewall
                          4                               5     Traversal



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    Partner Integration
                                                               Microsoft LCS

6
    Scalable, proven videoconferencing
    solutions
    Integration via open API’s with industry-
    leading IP telephony vendors                               IBM SameTime

    Proven interoperability across devices,
    infrastructures, and applications



                                       Mission Critical     Desktop and
                                         Applications     Mobile Devices




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Complete Education Solution




                                                                              6
1   Classroom Endpoints                                   Workflow Integration
                                                         MS Outlook, IBM Sametime
2   Conference Bridge


    Management &          Video Recording, Streaming &
3   Scheduling                Content Management
                                                               NAT/Firewall
                          4                               5     Traversal



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Example Education Network
                              PSTN                IP/H.323/I2             ISDN/H.320




                                                                                       Remote Locations &
                                                                                        Mobile Students
      Professor’s Office


                                                                                                               Board or Meeting
                                         Multipoint Infrastructure Solutions                                        Room




    University Lecture Hall



                                      Gatekeeper, Scheduling & Management
       K-12 Classroom
                                                                                                              Content Provider


                                     Recording, Streaming & Content Management




                                           Alliance Partner Integration
                                                                                                            Student Dorm/Study room/
                                                                                                               Homebound Student
Summary and Contacts




                       Russ.colbert@polycom.com
                       Elaine.shuck@polycom.com
                       Marci.powell@polycom.com
                       Regional Staff/Partners


 Any Questions?
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