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August 28, 2015 4:26 PM ET

Communications Equipment

Company Overview of LifeSize Communications Inc.

Company Overview

LifeSize Communications Inc. manufactures video conferencing equipment and provides cloud and on-premise based high definition video conferencing solutions to small- and medium-sized businesses, and large enterprises. It offers cloud video conferencing services that connect users to video meetings in conference rooms or on their mobile devices; and on-premise equipment, such as video systems and accessories, and business-class video and audio conferencing systems. LifeSize Communications Inc. was formerly known as KMV Technologies, Inc. and changed its name to LifeSize Communications Inc. in May 2004. The company was founded in 2003 and is headquartered in Austin, Texas. As of December 11, 2...

1601 South MoPac Expressway

Suite 100

Austin, TX 78746

United States

Founded in 2003

Phone:

512-347-9300

Fax:

512-347-9301

Key Executives for LifeSize Communications Inc.

Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer
Chief Financial Officer
Senior Vice President of Operations
Senior Vice President of Corporate Development
Chief Product Officer
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2015.

LifeSize Communications Inc. Key Developments

Lifesize Introduces Lifesize® Cloud Amplify™

Lifesize announced its innovation, Lifesize® Cloud Amplify™, personal video library approach to recording and sharing video content within and across companies. Addressing the need for an easy way to record and play back video calls, Lifesize Cloud Amplify enables participants to effortlessly record Lifesize Cloud calls from any device with one click and share them via a simple-to-use, scalable personal video library. Key features of Lifesize Cloud Amplify include: One Click to Record and Auto-Publish: From any device, any participant in a call can record a meeting "including any content shared within the call" with a single click from within the Lifesize Cloud laptop, mobile apps or Lifesize video system. Personal Video Library for Playback and Sharing: Similar to the experience on YouTube, users can turn collaboration into content by saving video calls to their personal Lifesize Cloud Amplify video libraries, where they can also see what has been shared with them. Socialize Content across the Company: Users can tag all video and audio participants, which will then automatically extend the discussion by adding the recording to those participants’ personal video libraries. No-Hassle System Management: Lifesize Cloud Amplify removes the need for ongoing IT support, with automatic reports that monitor usage across the organization. The launch of Lifesize Cloud Amplify follows the availability of Lifesize Cloud in 15 languages, including: German, Italian, French, Spanish, Swedish, Norwegian, Finnish, Polish, Japanese, Traditional Chinese (Taiwan), Simplified Chinese (China), Korean, Russian, Brazilian Portuguese, and English.

Lifesize Expands Global Cloud Video Service to Support 15 Languages

Lifesize announced Lifesize® Cloud video conferencing service interface is now available in 15 languages, enabling even more collaboration for companies worldwide. In order to address the multilingual needs of the global economy and keep pace with strong customer demand internationally, both the user interface for Lifesize Cloud and out-bound meeting invitation emails for guest calling are available in 15 of the most widely spoken languages worldwide: German, Italian, French, Spanish, Swedish, Norwegian, Finnish, Polish, Japanese, Traditional Chinese (Taiwan), Simplified Chinese (China), Korean, Russian, Brazilian Portuguese, and English.

Lifesize Announces New Enhancements to its Lifesize® Cloud Video Conferencing Service and Introduces Lifesize® Icon 400TM and Lifesize® Icon FlexTM

Lifesize announced new enhancements to its Lifesize® Cloud video conferencing service and the introduction of Lifesize® Icon 400TM and Lifesize® Icon FlexTM. These innovations bring simple, reliable and effortlessly scalable video communications to every person and every conference room across devices, applications, browsers or Lifesize endpoints. In response, businesses are clamoring for similar applications to empower their entire workforce and connect every person and conference room without complication. Lifesize Cloud service lets everyone meet over video from everywhere on every device, seamlessly connecting them to any conference room or individual. The new updates to Lifesize Cloud include: Connect directly from web browser; Seamless integration into existing workflow tools; and Interoperability with Microsoft Lync. The Icon 400 brings the same brilliant video experience as the Lifesize Icon 600TM. Designed to be easily installed without IT support, the Icon 400 can be paired to Lifesize Cloud in four simple steps: connect to power, display (HDMI), any IP connection and then enter Lifesize Cloud username and password. When paired with Lifesize Cloud, the Icon 400 supports all of the ways people communicate – ad hoc calls from the presence-enabled directory, to scheduled or “meet me” meetings in virtual meeting rooms, with single and group calling with up to 25 participants – on laptops, tablets and smartphones. Icon 400 paired with Lifesize Cloud seamlessly bridges multiple callers together, provides secure firewall/NAT traversal, and automatically performs software updates to the device, thus reducing the burden on IT. Lifesize Icon Flex: Transform personal collaboration application into a stunning quality video conferencing solution. The Icon 400, Icon Flex and Lifesize Cloud are backed by Lifesize’s world-class customer support. The expanded capabilities of Lifesize Cloud are expected to be available in February 2015; annual subscription plans start at USD 25 per user per month. Lifesize Icon 400 is available starting at USD 2,499. Lifesize Icon Flex is expected to be available in March 2015, starting at USD 1,999. All solutions are sold through the Lifesize Worldwide Partner Network.

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