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OPTiM Meeting, a simple collaboration service, has started 2015-07-14

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7/14/2015
OPTiM Corporation

OPTiM Meeting, a simple collaboration service, has started

With simple browser interface & no troublesome monitor/projector connection
Free 5 member meeting, or standard version provided only at 980 JPY/month

Tokyo (July 14, 2015) – OPTiM (TSE Mothers: 3694), a leading provider of business-related applications for smart devices, proudly announces that it is providing OPTiM Meeting, a simple collaboration service from July 14, 2015. This is one of the services supporting OPTiM’s idea of Remote Experience Sharing, an environment that allows everyone to remotely share experience (knowledge, know-how, and information) with individuals/groups in real-time.

■About OPTiM Meeting
OPTiM Meeting is a service that allows starting screen-sharing more simply than connecting to a monitor or a projector.  Participants can easily enjoy screen-sharing and collaboration just by entering the number pre-issued by the meeting sponsor.  This makes the complicated starting procedure of conventional Web conference system much simpler, and a Web meeting can be held conveniently without any registration or installation.  Moreover, because this service supports multiple OSes, it can be utilized in a cross OS environment with browsers not only for Windows® but also for iOS, Android™, Mac OS X etc.

■3 easy steps to start OPTiM Meeting
A meeting can be started by simple operations, just requiring the meeting sponsor to issue a meeting number and participants to enter it on browser.  You can start screen-sharing just like changing a display.

■Main features of OPTiM Meeting
  • Windows® screen-sharing:
    Views Windows® screen from other device
  • Quick start:
    Quickly starts screen-sharing via the Keyboard shortcut extending Windows® button+P (monitor switching shortcut).
  • Multi-browser viewer
    A function to view a shared screen by browsers of not only Windows® but also Android™, iOS, Mac OS X etc.

■Difference of OPTiM Meeting from conventional conference system
Because OPTiM Meeting supports extremely simple functions differentiated※1 from conventional Web conference systems or TV conference systems, it offers a service that allows convenient use for a meeting with people nearby as well as for a long distance meeting.

◆OPTiM Meeting usage scenarios

◆Comparison and classification of conventional conference systems and OPTiM Meeting

■OPTiM Meeting price/function table

Free version Standard version
Monthly license 0 JPY/month 980 JPY/month (tax excluded)
Yearly license - 9,800 JPY/month (tax excluded)
Simultaneous connections 5 10
Continual connection time limit Yes No
Screen-sharing Yes Yes
Quick start Yes Yes
Multi-browser viewer Yes Yes
Annotation※2
(Screen overwriting function)
No Yes

■Contact for OPTiM Meeting service
Please contact via contact form of OPTiM Meeting website for OPTiM Meeting service.

OPTiM Meeting Website(Japanese Only):
http://www.optim.co.jp/remote/meeting

■View towards the future
In order to realize the idea of Remote Experience Sharing, OPTiM will enforce its Collaboration Services that allow utilization in educational institutes like schools etc.  as well as in enterprises, and provide services that allow everyone to remotely share experience (knowledge, know-how, and information) with individuals/groups in real-time.

※1 As of July 14, 2015, based on OPTiM's research.
※2 Annotation function will be provided in August, 2015.

About OPTiM
Based in Tokyo, Japan, OPTiM provides internet-based services that improve its clients’ interactions with technology in all aspects of daily life, "We make the net as simple as breathing."

Our services include Optimal Biz, a cloud device management service; Optimal Remote, a remote management service; Optimal Support, a setup support service; and the Unlimited content and software suite series.

【Copyright/Trademark】

※The corporate names and product names mentioned above are registered trademarks or trademarks.

※Windows® is Microsoft Corporation's registered trademark in the United States and other countries.

※Android™ is a trademark of Google Inc.

※The Mac, Mac OS, and OS X name and logo are trademarks or registered trademarks of Apple Inc.  in the United States and other countries.

※IOS is a trademark or registered trademark of Cisco in the United States and other countries, and is used in accordance with Cisco's license policy.

※The information presented in this press release is subject to change without notice.

For inquiries, please contact:
OPTiM Corporation Marketing/Promotion Team
TEL: 03-6435-8570 FAX: 03-6435-8560
E- Mail : press@optim.co.jp
OPTiM Meeting Website : http://www.optim.co.jp/remote/meeting

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