Polycom is a multinational corporation that develops video, voice and content collaboration and communication technology. The Company offers secure video, voice and content solutions to increase productivity, speed time to market, provide better customer service, expand education and save lives. 

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TypeSubsidiary
Parent CompanyPoly
HQSan Jose, US
Founded1990
Websitepolycom.com
Polycom was founded in 1990 and is headquartered in San Jose, US

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Key People/Management at Polycom

Joe Burton

Joe Burton

President and Chief Executive Officer
Amy Barzdukas

Amy Barzdukas

Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer
Chuck Boynton

Chuck Boynton

Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Alex Bustamante

Alex Bustamante

Executive Vice President of Global Operations and President of Plamex
Anja Hamilton

Anja Hamilton

Executive Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer
Mary Huser

Mary Huser

Executive Vice President and Chief Legal and Compliance Officer
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Polycom Office Locations

Polycom has offices in San Jose, Andover, Austin, Burlington and in 53 other locations
San Jose, US (HQ)
6001 America Center Dr, Alviso
Andover, US
600 Federal St
Austin, US
7700 W Parmer Ln #100
Burlington, US
10 Burlington Mall Road #101
Herndon, US
13650 Dulles Technology Dr #500
New York, US
1 Pennsylvania Plaza #4800
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Polycom Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

1990

Investors

Polycom is a subsidiary of Poly

Polycom Revenue

Polycom's revenue was reported to be $1.14 b in FY, 2017 which is a 1.8% increase from the previous period.
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Revenue

1.4b1.3b1.3b1.1b1.1b

Revenue growth, %

(2%)(6%)(11%)2%

Cost of goods sold

575.6m560.1m528.5m501.9m496.0m

Gross profit

792.8m785.0m738.8m621.0m646.8m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016

Revenue

328.5m332.0m335.7m330.7m316.6m303.1m290.1m287.8m

Cost of goods sold

136.5m136.8m139.0m137.9m130.7m124.2m126.2m126.5m

Gross profit

192.0m195.2m196.7m192.8m185.9m178.9m163.8m161.3m

Gross profit Margin, %

58%59%59%58%59%59%56%56%
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015

Cash

392.6m443.1m435.1m

Accounts Receivable

183.4m169.4m187.9m

Inventories

103.3m100.3m89.4m

Current Assets

901.4m998.5m949.5m
Quarterly
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016

Cash

712.7m380.2m413.1m406.3m421.5m412.6m412.5m500.8m576.5m

Accounts Receivable

184.2m177.1m181.4m169.1m161.2m156.1m162.9m154.2m

Inventories

107.7m103.3m105.9m97.9m93.9m99.9m99.9m98.3m96.7m

Current Assets

1.3b913.7m925.8m937.5m999.7m967.9m952.7m983.9m1.0b
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015

Net Income

(18.1m)42.1m70.0m

Depreciation and Amortization

64.8m57.4m51.7m

Inventories

(10.7m)(3.6m)(1.7m)

Accounts Payable

(5.2m)19.0m(31.5m)
Quarterly
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016

Net Income

(16.1m)(4.0m)4.6m21.6m21.2m40.8m54.4m3.3m(6.7m)

Depreciation and Amortization

49.7m14.5m29.0m43.2m14.1m27.2m39.5m12.0m23.7m

Inventories

(13.3m)(1.8m)(4.8m)1.7m1.9m(6.8m)(9.7m)(11.2m)(12.9m)

Accounts Payable

(1.1m)6.8m6.1m8.9m(1.1m)(19.2m)(25.5m)13.3m4.1m
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Polycom Operating Metrics

FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015Jun, 2018

Customers

400 k400 k

Countries

31

Locations

64

Patents (US)

290 310 300
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Polycom Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
Obihai TechnologyJanuary 04, 2018
ViVuOctober 17, 2011
Accordent TechnologiesMarch 23, 2011$50 m
VoyantNovember 26, 2003
1414c Inc.
Accordent Technologies, Inc.
Accord Networks, Inc.
Accord Networks Management, Inc.
A.S.P.I Digital, Inc.
Destiny Conferencing Corporation
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Polycom Revenue Breakdown

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Polycom revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 48.7% from Americas, 26.6% from EMEA and 24.7% from APAC

Polycom Online and Social Media Presence

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Polycom News and Updates

Cloud-based Video Conferencing 2019 Global Market Key Players - Polycom, Cisco Systems, Blue Jeans Network-Analysis And Forecast To 2025

Wiseguyreports.Com Adds “Cloud-based Video Conferencing – Global Market Growth, Opportunities, Analysis Of Top Key Players And Forecast To 2025” To Its Research Database. Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

Arsenal-backed Meridian Adhesives buys PolyCom Industries, Eco Dispersions

Meridian Adhesives Group, a portfolio company of Arsenal Capital Partners, said July 2 that it acquired PolyCom Industries LLC and its affiliate Eco Dispersions LLC. Financial terms weren’t announced. PolyCom and Eco make industrial adhesives and coatings.

Meet Poly: Plantronics + Polycom Relaunches to Focus on Driving the Power of Many

Poly, which means “many,” leverages the legendary audio and video expertise of Plantronics and Polycom and its breadth of smart endpoints that connect across and between unified communications platforms to reduce the distractions, complexity, and distance in the modern workspace. Poly aims to be the…

Technology aspects on Push Telecommunications Market is Grow at +18 CAGR in 2023: Global Companies like Polycom, Huawei, Cisco, Logitech, Teledoc, InTouch

This research report on Push Telecommunications Market studied by focusing Top Key Players like Polycom, Huawei, Cisco, Logitech, Teledoc, InTouch, GlobalMed. It also outlines the market shares for key regions such as Europe, North America, APAC, and ROW Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twi…

Plantronics to pay $36 million to settle SEC investigation into Polycom

Headsets maker Plantronics Inc said on Wednesday it has entered an agreement with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission to settle an investigation into Polycom Inc, which it acquired in July.

Plantronics Announces Closure of Polycom FCPA Investigation

SANTA CRUZ, Calif., Dec. 26, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Plantronics, Inc. (NYSE:PLT), a market leader in the global headsets, voice, and video endpoint market, today announced that Polycom Inc. has entered into a settlement with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (the “SEC”) with r…
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Polycom Blogs

Poly Announces Second Quarter Fiscal Year 2020 Financial Results

Dateline City: SANTA CRUZ, Calif. Multimedia Contacts INVESTOR CONTACT: Mike Iburg Vice President, Investor Relations (831) 458-7533 ME…

Poly Introduces Poly Studio X Series for Microsoft Teams at Microsoft Ignite 2019

Dateline City: ORLANDO, Fla. Multimedia Contacts Poly Media Contact: Shannon Shamoon PR Manager +1 (831) 201-9142 Shannon.Shamoon@poly.com…

Poly Unveils Radically Simple Video Devices at Zoomtopia 2019 and Puts the Mojo Back into Meetings

Dateline City: SAN JOSE, Calif. Multimedia All Other Multimedia: Studio X50 (28.82 KB) …

Meet Poly at GITEX 2019

Dateline City: Dubai, UAE Contacts Sonal Bisht, +44 7528 705 069EMEA – Head of Corporate Communicationssonal.bisht@poly.com Powerful UC s…

Poly Introduces the Next Generation of Savi Wireless Headsets

Dateline City: SANTA CRUZ, Calif. Multimedia All Other Multimedia: Savi 7200 Office Series: Savi 7220 (126.93 KB) …

Service Providers Have One-Stop Shop, Financial Flexibility with New Poly Telephony Offerings

Dateline City: SANTA CRUZ, Calif. Multimedia All Other Multimedia: Poly Trio 8300 (201.84 KB) …
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Polycom Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Polycom founded?

    Polycom was founded in 1990.

  • Who are Polycom key executives?

    Polycom's key executives are Joe Burton, Amy Barzdukas and Chuck Boynton.

  • What is Polycom revenue?

    Latest Polycom annual revenue is $1.1 b.

  • Who are Polycom competitors?

    Competitors of Polycom include Yealink, LifeSize and Zoom.

  • Where is Polycom headquarters?

    Polycom headquarters is located at 6001 America Center Dr, Alviso, San Jose.

  • Where are Polycom offices?

    Polycom has offices in San Jose, Andover, Austin, Burlington and in 53 other locations.

  • How many offices does Polycom have?

    Polycom has 69 offices.