+300,000 meeting rooms worldwide are now stress-free with ClickShare wireless collaboration system

Barco - Kortrijk, Belgium - 12 September 2017

Five years ago, Barco introduced ClickShare to the market as an ideal solution to facilitate content sharing in the corporate environment. Barco now proudly confirms that more than 300,000 ClickShare wireless presentation systems have been shipped worldwide.
  • An active, growing distributor and reseller network is further expanding the potential of this BYOD meeting platform of the future.
  • Recent research emphasizes the pressing needs of IT and Facility managers for efficient, intuitive collaboration solutions like ClickShare.

  • Several awards attest to the versatility, high reliability and comprehensive nature of Barco’s wireless collaboration portfolio, which offers an optimal solution for every type of meeting room.

”With this new milestone, ClickShare establishes its market-leading position as the preferred solution for worry-free collaboration in every meeting room, huddle room and boardroom,” comments Lieven Bertier, Head of GTM Strategy & Services. “Since its launch, our patented wireless presentation system has steadily gained in popularity, with more than 40 % of Global Fortune 1000 companies using ClickShare technology today. ClickShare has secured an impressive, global market share on its promise of simplicity, zero-learning curve, and user-friendliness. With its large, patented portfolio and trusted partner network, ClickShare is strengthening its position as the meeting room platform of the future.”

Impressive go-to-market prospectsConnect logo

The Barco Connect! Partner program is the ideal key enabler to actively team up with ClickShare’s global distributor and reseller network and expanding the sales efforts. Mid 2017 we have an active reseller base of more than 5.000 resellers, with golden resellers strongly fueling sales growth. Sales are powered by a strong selection of golden resellers. The ClickShare range is well established in US and EMEA region, with 37% sales growth in EMEA compared to last year. What’s more, we are expanding distribution in countries like Japan and China to further fuel our growth.

Innovation that matters

Today ClickShare is more alive than ever, winning five awards so far in 2017, totaling 25 awards since its launch. In February Barco expanded the ClickShare offering with a new flagship model, the CSE-800: the perfect, high-end companion to current models for huddle rooms and corporate meeting rooms. The product was developed upon the request of customers to fulfil their need for smooth collaboration in boardrooms and conference rooms. The CSE-800 complements the top-range portfolio, making ClickShare one of the only players in the field to match the needs of every type of meeting room. 

Wainhouse research reviewed the brand new CSE-800 features immediately after its launch: “The CSE-800 offers a compelling combination of flexibility, usability, and performance. For those seeking an exceptional, enterprise-ready, wireless presentation experience, it will not disappoint.”

Powerful presentation technologyDigital Divide study

The ClickShare solution, well-known for its ease of use, reliability and intuitiveness, continues to address the needs of many companies struggling with meeting room technology. As the recent survey conducted by Vanson Bourne and Barco on ”The Workplace Digital” divide confirms, presentation issues can affect the reputation of a company, workforce productivity and employee morale. With 7 in 10 of IT respondents reporting that presentation tech issues cause disputes between colleagues over who is to blame, resulting in postponed or cancelled presentations (75 %), and potential damage to business reputations (50 %). By harnessing the power of a straightforward technology like ClickShare, presentation issues can be a thing of the past, enabling IT and Facility managers to drive efficiencies across the business in the brightest, simplest and most productive way.

About Barco

Barco designs technology to enable bright outcomes around the world. Seeing beyond the image, we develop sight, sound, and sharing solutions to help you work together, share insights, and wow audiences. Our focus is on three core markets: Enterprise (from meeting 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 2016, we realized sales of 1.102 billion euro. We have a team of 3,500 employees, located in 90 countries, whose passion for technology is captured in 400 granted patents.

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