Oblong’s New Collaboration System, Rumpus, Adds Webex (Still in Beta)

June 3, 2019

Oblong Industries has added support for Cisco Webex to its Rumpus meeting application for collaborative screen sharing. With the popularity of Cisco Webex solutions for businesses globally, more users can now enjoy a seamless Rumpus experience that brings multi-share capabilities to online meetings. Rumpus is the meeting solution letting virtual teams feel more connected and […]

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Oblong Announces EMEA-Wide Sales Partnership with TIG

February 6, 2019

Oblong Industries announced a strategic sales partnership with TIG which is expected to catapult the Oblong business in EMEA. Technological Innovation Group (TIG) is the experienced sales and marketing organization headed up by AV industry stalwart, Robin van Meeuwen, and his European team. Today, TIG will extend its services to one of the most influential […]

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Oblong and Cisco to Bridge the Aisle at ISE 2019

January 28, 2019

Oblong Industries is pleased to announce a first-ever initiative for its fifth year at ISE in Amsterdam. In coordination with Cisco, Oblong will show how organizations can improve workflows for distributed teams with a product demonstration that spans the aisle of Hall 11. In this unique demonstration, a Mezzanine 200 Series system for multi-stream collaboration […]

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Oblong Industries’ ISE 2019 Plans

December 18, 2018

Oblong Industries will take part in its fifth consecutive year at Integrated Systems Europe, from February 5-8 in Amsterdam. In Oblong Europe stand 11-B140 the Oblong Europe team will be showcasing latest updates to the company’s Mezzanine Room Series for enterprise meetings. All Mezzanine Room Series solutions will now benefit from the new Mezzanine application […]

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ScanSource Gets Bundle Pre-Packaged Systems from Cisco, Oblong and LG

July 24, 2018

Oblong Industries announced today a new distribution agreement with ScanSource that includes integrating Oblong’s Mezzanine immersive collaboration bundled with LG displays and Webex Room Kit Series products from Cisco. Mezzanine joins the ScanSource line card with its entire product family, including the Mezzanine 600 Series for larger conference rooms and briefing centers and the Mezzanine […]

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Oblong’s InfoComm Plans with Mezzanine

April 25, 2018

Oblong Industries invites visitors to InfoComm 2018 to experience next generation workflows with Mezzanine. By integrating Mezzanine with popular workstream collaboration products such as Cisco Webex Teams (formerly known as Spark), co-workers can move between the desktop workstream of a Webex Teams environment to a multi-user, multi-location, multi-stream Mezzanine meeting space with ease. Teams rely on enterprise collaboration platforms to […]

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Oblong Industries Accelerates Market Penetration Markedly in Q3

October 24, 2017

Oblong Industries, Inc today announced significant growth as the company’s innovative, gesture-enabled collaboration technology continues to expand as companies adopt innovative systems that best support the future of work. The strong third-quarter success is directly correlated to the market response to the new Mezzanine 200 Series, an innovative extension to the Mezzanine product family. Mezzanine 200 delivers a compact […]

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Oblong Announces New Features for Mezzanine

June 12, 2017

Oblong Industries will demonstrate this week at InfoComm 2017 new touch annotation capabilities for its Mezzanine 200 Series visual collaboration solution.  It’s another key step in the evolution of the Mezzanine meeting room experience from the technology firm that places human-centered design thinking at the core of its approach to product innovation and development. Touch annotation on the Mezzanine 200 Series […]

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Oblong Adds More Sub-$50K Mezzanine Systems

May 31, 2017

Oblong Industries today announced an expanded product range and series naming convention for its flagship immersive visual collaboration solution, Mezzanine. Along with hardware and software innovations that drive the entry price point for a full Mezzanine solution below $50,000, Oblong is adding seamless integrations with popular enterprise utilities including calendaring and Skype for Business. Mezzanine is now offered in […]

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Oblong and AVI-SPL Sign Preferred Partner Agreement

April 4, 2017

Oblong and AVI-SPL have increased the scope of their relationship to ‘preferred partner’ status. AVI-SPL designs, builds, integrates and supports systems and environments that enable communication and collaboration, partnering with manufacturers like Oblong to improve the way organizations get work done. Oblong is the developer of the Mezzanine range of solutions for immersive visual collaboration. Oblong’s Mezzanine transforms meetings into […]

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Oblong Just Launched a Collaboration Board System Too, in New Mezzanine Teamwork

April 3, 2017

Oblong Industries today announced the launch of Mezzanine Teamwork, a collaboration solution for huddle spaces and small meeting rooms. It’s a HUB that can be connected to any display – sort of like a cross between a Barco ClickShare and a Cisco Spark Board. Using a 3D tracking system, the Mezzanine Teamwork uses the Oblong Mezzanine Appliance with screen-mounted […]

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2017 Will Be the Year of The… My Predictions for the Upcoming Year in AV Technology

December 19, 2016

After years of a terrible world economy and very little innovation, 2016 was a boon for new technology — especially in the world of AV. And, some of it crossed both high-end residential as well as commercial. Let’s take a look at a little of what was 2016 and then I’ll tell you want to […]

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The Science Behind the Technology – Part 2: An Interview with John Underkoffler, Oblong Industries

July 20, 2016

Those who have read my Disruptive Top 10 at InfoComm blog know that this year I selected Oblong Industries Mezzanine as my number one choice: At InfoComm16, Oblong Industries demonstrated its ground-breaking immersive visual collaboration solution, Mezzanine™, featuring a dynamic and interactive experience across multiple devices, display surfaces, and locations.  Mezzanine is characterized by its […]

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Transforming the Industry at InfoComm 2016 : My Disruptive Top 10

June 17, 2016

For the third year at the show I picked my top 10 solutions, however this year I actually looked for a different angle – as in has disruptive become a worn out term in the industry? I asked around, on the verge of a social media game, to come up with that word to replace […]

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What’s To See At InfoComm 2016? Part 2: Some of the (Many) Exhibitors at the Show

June 5, 2016

Yes, over 1000 exhibitors for the first time at any InfoComm show. Where to begin? Here are some suggestions: Oblong (N2337) will unveil new capabilities of Mezzanine, the immersive visual collaboration solution for globally connected enterprises that is changing the way teams work at companies including IBM, Accenture, Fujitsu and Dentsu Aegis Network. Dubbed Mezz-In, this […]

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Millennials, Collaboration, Meetings and More in Today’s Workforce

May 13, 2016

We all talk about collaboration in the industry, in fact numerous manufacturers as well as integrators have put grand focus to it and that’s all well and good – collaboration is certainly an important element of every day progress in the business world. It may involve certain industry solutions, it may just focus on communication and […]

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Oblong’s Mezzanine 3 Will Debut at ISE 2016

January 7, 2016

Mezzanine 3, the latest release of the Oblong’s immersive visual collaboration solution, is making its European debut at ISE. The system offers 4K capabilities, the convenience of sharing data across multiple screen configurations and wall surfaces, and advanced remote participation capabilities to expand the boundaries experienced in standard conferencing solutions. “With Mezzanine, companies can experience […]

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Wainhouse Research at InfoComm 2015 (4 of 4)

June 26, 2015

By Ira Weinstein Sr. Analyst, Consultant and Partner, Wainhouse Research Collaboration Displays, Video Walls and Interactive White Boards While at the show, we spent a few minutes at the Microsoft booth where the star of the show was Microsoft Surface Hub.  While it doesn’t appear that Microsoft announced any new Surface Hub features at InfoComm, […]

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Oblong’s Collaborative Meeting Room Systems Are Big at ISE

February 13, 2015

In a way, ISE 2015 was an official launch for Oblong Industries as, although they were at InfoComm last June, now they have a shipping product called Mezzanine. Oblong’s Global VP of Sales Mike Brown talked with Gary in this one-on-one interview about the company’s strategy.

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