Polycom Inc Accordent Media Management System Product Details
Organizations seeking to capitalize on the productivity, cost-saving, and knowledge transfer benefits of an online video platform often face the daunting task of ensuring that they have the network infrastructure capable of supporting video delivery. Networking hardware requires significant up front CapEx investment, and lengthy, resource-intensive deployment cycles. Geographically dispersed organizations also often have multi-vendor, multi-platform network environments with many years of useful shelf life remaining, as well as varying network connectivity between headquarters and regional and remote offices.The Polycom Accordent Media Management System (Polycom AMMS) enables organizations to use a software middleware platform. The Polycom AMMS Media Services Agent solution is edge server software that runs as a service over WMS/IIS and is controlled by the Polycom AMMS media director. Polycom AMMS MSAs can serve as unification layers connecting edge locations, even across a hybrid, multicast/unicast environment.The Polycom AMMS Media Services Agent (MSA) software solution resides on an edge server that can be physical or virtual system. The MSA runs as a service on the server and controls how content is served over Windows media services and Internet Information Services (IIS).