Friday, December 1, 2006

VideoCentric Expands its Video Conferencing Presence in Edinburgh Through a Merger with Gibson Videoconferencing

VideoCentric Expands its Video Conferencing Presence in Edinburgh Through a Merger with Gibson Videoconferencing

New facilities, increased product line, detailed technical knowledge and industry experience put VideoCentric amongst the leading suppliers in Scotland.

Edinburgh, Scotland (PRWEB) April 7, 2009

VideoCentric today announced a merger with another Central Edinburgh-based VC company, Gibson Videoconferencing. The combined Company will bring together their sales and technical support operations from 8th April and have employed 3 additional staff in order to fully serve their 2009 expansion plans. With new demonstration facilities at its EH1 location, customers will be able to assess the latest 720P and 1080P High-Definition conferencing systems from Tandberg, Polycom and Lifesize and can link through increased bandwidth to VideoCentric's new HD demonstration centre at Wokingham, near London, as well as through to it's Codian and RADVision infrastructure units, including MCU, ISDN Gateway, networked Video Conference Recorder (VCR) and Streaming Server.

David Shimell, MD of VideoCentric Ltd, said "This merger adds many years of VC industry experience to the company and allows us to serve our growing base of Scottish customers much better." Sandy Gibson of Gibson Videoconferencing added "Access to the latest Tandberg and Codian technologies, as well as the backing of a well-established technical support and operations team will allow us to maintain our existing customer base as well as freeing off time to deal with a raft of new opportunities. The current financial climate is right for video conferencing as Companies look to cut costs of travel and make themselves more efficient."

About VideoCentric:
VideoCentric is accredited to sell & support the world's leading videoconferencing & telepresence systems including Tandberg, Polycom, Lifesize, Sony, Emblaze-VCON, Codian & RADVision. Its solutions are complimented by plasmas, LCDs, projectors & cameras from Samsung, Panasonic, Sony, Canon, Sanyo, NEC, Epson, Hitachi & Elmo, interactive whiteboards from SMART and streaming servers from Exterity & Tandberg/Codian. Services include free demonstrations at customer sites, installation, training, maintenance, short-term hire as well as long-term financing. For those in need of suitable bandwidth, VideoCentric also supplies IP leased lines, uncontended SDSL, ADSL-Max, 10-100Mbps hosting services to ISO27001 quality standards and ISDN lines. For more information, please call Sales on 0118 979 8910 (England/Wales) or 0131 473 2351 (Scotland/Northern Ireland).

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