Oct 20, 2020

Barco Partners with Ingram Micro to enable a wider enterprise adoption of ClickShare Conference in Southeast Asia

Singapore – 22 October 2020: Barco, a global leader in professional visualization and networking technology, today announced that it has partnered with global technology distributor Ingram Micro to bring the ClickShare Conference solution to enterprise customers in Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, and Indonesia. The revolutionary, hybrid-enabled Unified Communication & Collaboration (UC&C) solution allows organisations to embrace hybrid working by connecting seamlessly with employees' preferred devices and software to create more intuitive meeting experiences in-person and remotely.

“Barco has always been committed to enabling bright outcomes for its customers and onboarding Ingram Micro strengthens our channel network in the region, especially in UC&C and AV domains,” said Ta Loong Gan, Managing Director, Barco South East Asia. “In the new normal, hybrid workplaces have become the norm and there is a strong focus on deploying conferencing solutions to enable seamless collaboration between employees in the office and working remotely.”

With Ingram Micro's expertise and track record in delivering technology to businesses, ClickShare Conference will be available to ensure complete engagement, outreach and service in the region.

Speaking on the partnership, Francis Choo, VP & CCE, ASEAN HK, Global Partner Engagement – APAC, Ingram Micro Asia Ltd said, “We recognise the need for robust, proven visualization and collaboration solutions that enable, equip companies in the region to transform to a hybrid and remote working environment. Together with our robust Unified Communication & Collaboration portfolio, Barco enhances the solution offering to help organisations adapt to the current environment. The ClickShare Conference solution will enable partners and their customers to seamlessly connect and meet from anywhere in the world, while optimising existing conferencing solutions.”

As a leading distributor in the region, Ingram Micro utilises its vast global infrastructure to deliver cloud, mobility, technology lifecycle, supply chain and technology solutions, to enable businesses to operate efficiently and successfully in the markets they serve.

ClickShare Conference works seamlessly with all videoconferencing software, camera brands, laptops, and most importantly, makes remote meeting as intuitive as having a face-to-face meeting. Meeting rooms equipped with ClickShare Conference enable IT managers to embrace BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) and BYOM (Bring Your Own Meeting) at the workplace. ClickShare Conference is known for its fully secure, easily accessible, manageable, and fully compatible design and the first wireless collaboration technology to obtain ISO 27001 Certification.

Barco has been focused on expanding its presence in the Asia Pacific region, especially in the UC&C space, as organisations seek to improve virtual meeting experiences and productivity in response to the pandemic.

About Barco

Barco designs technology to enable bright outcomes around the world. Seeing beyond the image, we develop visualization and collaboration solutions to help you work together, share insights, and wow audiences. Our focus is on three core markets: Enterprise (from meeting, classroom and control rooms to corporate spaces), Healthcare (from the radiology department to the operating room), and Entertainment (from movie theaters to live events and attractions). In 2019, we realized sales of 1.083 billion euro. We have a global team of 3,600 employees, whose passion for technology is captured in 400 granted patents.

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About Ingram Micro

Ingram Micro helps businesses Realize the Promise of Technology™. It delivers a full spectrum of global technology and supply chain services to businesses around the world. Deep expertise in technology solutions, mobility, cloud, and supply chain solutions enables its business partners to operate efficiently and successfully in the markets they serve. Unrivalled agility, deep market insights and the trust and dependability that come from decades of proven relationships, set Ingram Micro apart and ahead.

More at www.ingrammicro.com