Polycom, Inc. develops, manufactures and markets a
full range of communication tools and network access
solutions. Polycom is internationally known for its
audio, video and data conferencing business. Polycom's
website is www.polycom.com.
The e-learning portal is located at http://learningcenter.polycom.com/plconline.
Polycom implemented e-learning because it allowed for
a more cost effective way to support their resellers
and a easier way to get consistent training to their
Polycom purchased WBT Manager in June of 2000
and went live with their e-learning solution in August
of the same year. They have approximately 5000 registered
students that include both resellers, distributors and
internal staff. Students access training over the Internet.
The courses were developed in Authorware as well as
Polycom proprietary StreamStation and contain various
combinations of text, graphics, sound, and quizzes.
Polycom, Inc chose WBT Manager for its ease of
implementation, price and its flexibility.