IVCi Named Authorized Reseller of Mezzanine™ from Oblong Industries

Mezzanine™ is a multi-user, multi-screen, multi-device collaboration tool for next generation conference rooms and workspaces.

HAUPPAUGE, NY – February 21, 2013 – IVCi, LLC (www.ivci.com), a leading integrator and provider of unified communications (UC) solutions announced today it has become an authorized reseller of Oblong Industries Mezzanine™, a multi-user, multi-screen, multi-device collaboration tool for next generation conference rooms and workspaces.

Mezzanine bring together all of the evolving technologies of today’s enterprise into a single shared workspace which combines presentation design and delivery, application sharing, whiteboard capture, and video conferencing with multi-participant control.  Anyone connected to a Mezzanine session can share content or control applications creating an interactive workspace.

Mezzanine expands on existing technology by providing InfoPresence(SM), the incorporation of multiple users, multiple devices, and multiple streams of information in the collaboration environment.  End users can:

–          Share content across multiple locations and multiple devices such as a PC or tablet
–          Interact with remote users through a shared workspace with telepresence capabilities
–          Elevate collaboration by arranging, visualizing, and analyzing multiple streams of data

“We are extremely excited to add Mezzanine to our portfolio of collaboration solutions,” says IVCi President Charlie Macli.  “By combining Telepresence with InfoPresence, an effective way to view and organize data, teams will be able to engage in an interactive type of collaboration that facilitates creativity and drives innovation.”

“We couldn’t ask for a better partner than IVCI. They are a trusted resource for world-class audio-visual communications solutions and could immediately see the value that Mezzanine brings to the table for their current clients and prospective customers. We look forward to working with IVCI to bring our tools and technologies to market,” says Mike Brown, Vice President of Worldwide Sales at Oblong.

IVCi and Oblong will be hosting an event on Thursday, March 7 at 5PM at Oblong NYC.  Participants will be able to meet the team, grab a drink, and experience the future of collaboration. To learn more and register, visit http://www2.ivci.com/oblong.

Mezzanine is available for immediate purchase. For more information visit

About IVCi

IVCi, LLC is a leader in the design, installation, and support of audio video integrated rooms, unified communications (UC) solutions and cloud-based video services. Our mission is to provide the integrated multimedia tools our customers need to engage in meetings that effortlessly unify people and ideas and drive business innovation and profitability. We provide complete end-to-end solutions; from system design and installation to managed conferencing services and equipment support. Visit www.ivci.com or connect with IVCi on Twitter, Facebook, and Linkedin.

About Oblong Industries

Oblong Industries’ (www.oblong.com) innovative technologies and ideas are changing the way people work, play, and communicate. Oblong’s technology was the basis for the computers depicted in the film Minority Report® and has roots in more than two decades of research at the MIT Media Lab. Oblong’s products, including the g-speak™ spatial operating system and the Mezzanine™ collaboration appliance, define the next generation of multi-user, multi-screen, multi-device computing. Oblong is headquartered in Los Angeles and supplies g-speak and Mezzanine systems to Fortune 50 enterprise customers, reseller partners, and academic and research institutions.