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UCS 5.6.0 is now available and includes exciting new features for Open SIP and Skype for Business Customers


Polycom UCS 5.6.0 is the telecommunications industry’s broadest and most feature rich software for IP-enabled devices running in Open SIP or Skype for Business environments. It enables our partners and customers to manage their communications easily and efficiently all via their Polycom desktop phones.


NEW! The latest release UCS 5.6.0 launched now includes several BroadSoft Integration features such as BroadSoft Server Based Call Waiting, Server Based Last Call Return, and Remote Party Disconnect Alert Tone to name just a few, all enabling the end users to further enhance their communications experience with optional features and benefits.


In addition, this release features several VVX D60 features such as: MAC address based base station pairing, active call handoff between VVX and D60, Manual Base Station pairing and maximum handset per base station limitations.


For Skype for Business deployments, UCS 5.6.0 delivers enhancements to Device Lock, as well as support for the Siren7 codec, Multiple Emergency Dial Plans, Dial Plan Normalization and Single Sign On with third party solutions, all of which enhance the Skype for Business Experience on VVX phones, while meeting the latest requirements from Microsoft for their 3rd Party Interop Program (3PIP).


If you have enjoyed this preview of the new UCS 5.6.0 capabilities and would like to read more details on the large number of new features please read the entire UCS Features Summary or visit us on the Polycom voice page!  You can also download the software now.


Polycom UC Software is the industry’s broadest and most feature rich software for IP-enabled devices

Running in Open SIP or Skype for Business environments. Built on SIP and open standards, UCS is proven interoperable with most of the industry's standard platforms and devices. It also includes features specifically designed for business and enterprise users. Upgrade now!


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