Today (3/28/18) the Unified Communications industry was wowed with the surprising announcement that Plantronics will acquire Polycom.  Both companies are headquartered in California and are world leaders in delivering high quality calls through their endpoints and UC solutions for business.

Read acquisition details in press release here.

Update 7/2/18: Plantronics has completed its acquisition of Polycom.  As one company, Plantronics and Polycom become one of the premier, comprehensive communications and collaboration experience providers for the UCC ecosystem. They offer a broad portfolio and integrated solutions that span headsets, software, desk phones, audio and video conferencing, analytics and services “ which allows you to choose the platforms and systems that work best for your environment. These human-to-human collaboration touchpoints put people’s needs at the center, boosting the power of communications and collaboration both today and in the future.