Alcatel-Lucent vs Polycom

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Alcatel-Lucent
Based on 3 reviews.
Polycom
Overview
Alcatel-Lucent S.A. is a French global telecommunications equipment company, headquartered in Boulogne-Billancourt, France. The company focuses on fixed, mobile, and converged networking hardware, IP technologies, software and services, with operations in more than 130 countries. It had been named Industry Group Leader for Technology Hardware & Equipment sector in the 2014 Dow Jones Sustainability Indices review Alcatel-Lucent also owns Bell Laboratories, one of the largest research and development facilities in the communications industry, whose employees have been awarded eight Nobel Prizes and the company holds in excess of 29,000 patents.Polycom is a multinational corporation that develops video, voice and content collaboration and communication technology. Polycom employs approximately 3,800 employees Polycom was co-founded in 1990 by Brian L Hinman and Jeffrey Rodman, who were colleagues at PictureTel Corp. Polycom's development occurred both by internal means, and by the acquisition of other companies. Note : 1 June 2011 HP and Polycom, announced they have entered into a definitive agreement under which Polycom will acquire the assets of HP's Visual Collaboration business, including the Halo Products and Managed Services business of HPVC.
Sample Customers
Alcatel-Lucent OpenTouch: Bank of Africa (BOA) Group, Battistella S.p.A., Catholic Education Office, Centre National de la Danse (CND), Iona College, Rockville Centre School District, Sahara Computers, University of Johannesburg, Ville de La Tronche
Polycom OTX: Merck
Polycom RPX: University Medical Center Utrecht, South Carolina Department of Mental Health, Prologis, Silver Chain, Oak Lawn Marketing, China Daily, Beth Melsky and Envision, AOL, Gosnold on Cape Cod
Polycom ATX: Catlin Group Limited
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