News | December 13, 2018

Sococo Partners With Vidyo To Enhance Its Online Office Solutions With Best-In-Class Video

HACKENSACK, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--

Sococo Virtual HQ -- Sococo, the leading online office provider, announced that it has partnered with Vidyo, a leader in embedded real-time video solutions, to provide a best-in-class online workplace for remote teams. The Sococo Office enables companies and teams to work side-by-side, regardless of employees’ geographic locations.

The solution brings high-quality video to Sococo’s online workplace, allowing remote teams to be visible, present, and collaborative on a real-time, continuous basis in their Sococo office with Vidyo’s video infrastructure.

Using vidyo.io, Vidyo’s API offering that allows developers to easily incorporate video communications, Sococo has integrated the VidyoCloud platform into the Sococo online office space. Vidyo’s market-leading, cloud-based technology brings real-time, HD-quality, face-to-face collaboration to the Sococo online office, delivering greater efficiency, clearer communication, and increased productivity to teams that come to work in Sococo.

The Vidyo-enabled Sococo online office allows remote and distributed teams to virtually co-locate from anywhere in the world. The unique Office Map provides a visual display of a team’s online office that simulates physical presence and provides a centralized online workplace where colleagues work together. With a single click, everyone can connect via the Vidyo platform for real-time audio and video, and spontaneous collaboration in any room of their organization’s Sococo Office. The integration allows teams to overcome barriers of physical location, empowering them to strengthen organizational alignment, increase employee satisfaction, and maintain culture.

"At Sococo, it is our mission to empower organizations to embrace the global trend of remote work and distributed teams without compromising the benefits of co-location,” said Marc Kirshbaum, CEO and Chairman, Sococo. “Distributed teams that come to work each day in their Sococo online office uniquely and measurably overcome distance to establish human connection, build trusting relationships, and get work done—all while having fun. HD-quality, reliable audio and video is an essential component of Sococo. We are pleased to announce our integration of Vidyo's flexible, cloud-based technology to provide our customers with resilient audio/video functionality. "

“Sococo’s selection of Vidyo as its embedded video provider validates the quality and reliability of the Vidyo platform,” said Michael Patsalos-Fox, CEO and Chairman, Vidyo. “It further demonstrates the ease with which developers can integrate Vidyo’s technology into their applications. Vidyo continues to simplify the way users access and interact over real-time video as a native experience over virtually any device. By embedding Vidyo within Sococo’s online office space, Sococo is revolutionizing the workplace as a driving force behind the future of work.”

The Vidyo-enabled Sococo online office is currently being deployed to existing customers and is available immediately to new customers upon moving into their Sococo office.

About Sococo

Sococo is the online workplace where distributed teams come to work each day, side-by-side, no matter where team members might be. The Sococo Office Map allows individuals to be visible and present with colleagues in their online office, bringing real-time collaboration to life in a way that is not available through traditional messaging and collaboration tools. Distributed teams that work in their Sococo online office uniquely and measurably overcome distance to establish human connection, build trusting relationships, and get work done. Work from anywhere while maintaining the benefits of co-location by coming to work in Sococo. Learn more at www.sococo.com and follow us on Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn.

About Vidyo

Vidyo enriches people's lives by embedding real-time video into digital communications in the moments that matter most. Millions of people around the world connect visually every day through Vidyo’s secure, scalable technology and cloud-based services. Its patented platform integrates with virtually any application environment, network, and device to deliver the highest quality experiences that strengthen teams, build trust, solidify relationships, and improve quality of life for everyone. Learn more at www.vidyo.com, read our blog, or follow us on Twitter at @vidyo, on LinkedIn, and on Facebook.

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Many of the products and features described herein remain in varying stages of development and will be offered on a when-and-if available basis. The product plans, specifications, and descriptions are provided for information only and are subject to change without notice, and are provided without warranty of any kind, express or implied. Vidyo reserves the right to modify future product plans at any time.


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