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Staff Pick WfH Collaboration Gadgets


It is October and just like many of you, we can’t wait for 2020 to be OVER! It has been a year full of uncertainties and challenges as we navigate through the COVID-19 pandemic. That said, we are forever grateful to our loyal customers, for allowing us to be their trusted advisor and for our dedicated team at Point Alliance.

In this month’s edition of the Point of View, we bring to you our staff pick WfH collaboration gadgets to give your team the freedom to work their way from anywhere. We are also very excited to introduce TeamsRover, our own Mobile Meeting Room.

Lastly, did you know that Point Alliance can be assisting you with your Microsoft 365 licensing? Please don’t hesitate to reach out to us for any new license requirements or if you would like a second opinion on whether the licenses you own match the entitlements that you need.

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Microsoft Surface Devices

The modern workplace starts with Surface for Business. Surface and Microsoft 365 gives your team the freedom to work their way from anywhere. From home office to kitchen table to living room couch, Surface delivers the power to get it done, hi-res touchscreens and crisp audio, HD cameras for best on-line meeting experince, and the Windows you know protected by Microsoft security and modern manageability.

  • Surface Laptop 3
  • Surface Pro 7
  • Surface Laptop Go
  • Surface Book 3
Let us help you choose your new Surface computer.

Poly Microsoft Teams Certified Devices

Poly and Microsoft are long-term partners committed to making your meetings work through voice solutions. The high-quality voice, video and video-interop solutions of Poly work seamlessly with Microsoft Teams, and are designed to allow your teams connect simply. Poly solutions protect your investments by enabling existing video and voice conferencing equipment to work easily with your current and future Microsoft collaboration platforms for complete communication.

  • Poly Voyager Headsets
  • Poly Blackwire Headsets
  • Poly CCX Series Desk Phones
  • Ploy Trio Series Smart Conference Phones
  • Poly Studio Family Video Bars
Let us help you choose your new Poly video and audio accesserioes

Microsoft Teams made better with Kuando Busylight

kuando Busylight is a presence display system designed to eliminate interruptions so you can stay focused without disturbances.

The simple but effective productivity device displays your presence status in real-time making it a natural addition to Microsoft Teams on macOS and Windows.

  • Improve office social distancing due to the visible presence light
  • Stay focused and work concentrated without disturbances
  • Better collaboration and teamwork due to less interruptions
  • Reduce stress and sick days with a better work environment
Let us help you with your test unit

Point Alliance TeamsRover

We are proud to introduce TeamsRover, our own Mobile Meeting Room powered by Microsoft Teams Room, Poly Studio X50 and Poly TC8 Touch Control. This mobile meeting room is equipted with two 50″ Ultra HD TV monitors assemble on Tripp Lite video wall with four large swivel casters, roll smoothly over any surface.

The Poly Studio X50 video bar along with Microsoft Teams Room deliver radical simplicity. Experience full boardroom-quality audio, advanced camera capabilities, and quick wireless content—all in one sleek design. And say goodbye to unnecessary pucks, cords, and cables, along with the PC or Mac to drive the meeting, since the Poly Video OS runs the show.

  • Ideal for rooms of up to 10 participants
  • Surround everyone with the rich, legendary sound with stereo speakers that deliverimmersive, room-filling audio
  • Be heard clearly with Poly next generation microphone array
Contact us for a demo of our TeamsRover

We hope you have found this month’s edition of Point of View to be helpful and informative. Look out for our next installment as we continue to deliver Point Alliance news, and explore additional IT opportunities.

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If you have any ideas, suggestions or any questions about our newsletter, please contact us at: info@pointalliance.com.

Warm regards,

Point Alliance Team

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