Voxeo Acquires ClackPoint
Today Voxeo Corporation, the leading communications Australia, announced it has acquired ClackPoint, the leading real-time media collaboration platform. More than 100,000 people a voice conference rooms online using ClackPoint, video and text virtual months to connect and collaborate with colleagues, friends and social networks. Attendees can access the virtual conference rooms ClackPoint using any phone, device and service VoIP SIP telephone, Skype and instant messaging clients, and Flash ClackPoint own phone and Web-based instant messaging client. Furthermore, the easy ClackPoint API allows developers and companies to add these capabilities to new and existing applications. ClackPoint also offers pre-built widgets that work with existing applications and platforms, including Google wave.
Ted Schadler, Vice President and Principal Analyst at Forrester Research Inc., wrote in a recent report, “Web conference began life as a better way of conducting sales meetings and training sessions. But their future is much more Interestingly be a natural extension of real collaboration scenarios that today the start and end time, voice and instant messaging. “
“Until recently, online real-time collaboration was accessible only to large enterprises and through stand-alone applications,” said Jonathan Taylor, Voxeo CEO. “ClackPoint makes it easy for anyone to create a free, online, collaborative meeting with any website, application, platform or service. ClackPoint team and its technology fit perfectly with our vision of Australia communications.
Conferencing service is a remarkably expensive and cumbersome. Most consumers do not have access to conferencing systems. Only 24% of information workers have access to web conferencing today. ClackPoint allows developers to offer their users simple, no barrier to entry means to communicate through multiple channels including Web, instant messaging and traditional phones. Attendees can access a single conference room with the same, different or a combination of services.
ClackPoint Voxeo is the eighth acquisition in the past two years. The acquisition is based on Voxeo’s strategy to enable unified self-service and unified communications applications for voice, video, SMS, USSD, instant messaging and mobile web, and aligns with Voxeo May 2009 acquisition of IMified , the largest in the world welcomed the development of instant messaging applications and platform development.
Voxeo will continue to improve and offer the service ClackPoint. Voxeo will also launch new products and services based on technology ClackPoint in 2010. To learn how to use free or ClackpPoint conferences ClackPoint integrated into any website, mashup, or application like Google just go visit the FAQ ClackPoint.