Airtel BlueJeans is debuting Airtel’s reply to Jio’s newly launched video conferencing app JioMeet. While an official announcement is but to happen, a list highlighting the important thing options of the brand new providing has surfaced on the Airtel web site. The telco has apparently partnered with Verizon-owned BlueJeans to carry its JioMeet-rival to the Indian market. However, not like the Jio resolution that’s accessible for each enterprises and finish clients, Airtel seems to focus on its new growth to enterprise clients initially. Airtel BlueJeans may even be going in opposition to in style video conferencing options together with Zoom, Cisco Webex, Google Meet, and Microsoft Teams.
As per the official listing, Airtel BlueJeans is initially accessible at no cost trial. Customers have to register on the Airtel web site by submitting their particulars, and the trial will likely be activated inside 24 hours of registration, the operator famous. Notably, you will get BlueJeans subscription instantly from the corporate as effectively, with out going by way of Airtel, however it is going to be lacking just a few options that Airtel is bundling.
Airtel BlueJeans is touted to come back with enterprise-grade safety, together with options equivalent to real-time conferences analytics and reside assembly controls. Users may even get dial-in choices began at Re. 0.50 paise per name, as spotted by OnlyTech. Further, there’s an Airtel Audio Bridge integration to allow India and worldwide dial in assist on a pay-per-use mannequin.
Similar to different enterprise video conferencing options, Airtel BlueJeans is designed to work throughout desktop and cellular platforms. It additionally might be accessed by way of Web browsers and digital desktop infrastructures in addition to interoperable with Cisco, Poly, Lifesize, and different room system gears which can be primarily based on SIP or H.323 requirements.
Airtel is claiming to supply native assist alongside a devoted Command Center for directors to supply an “enterprise-grade management console” with insights on assembly efficiency, community circumstances, and user-focussed return on funding (RoI). Moreover, the brand new resolution comes with in-meeting analytics, real-time alerts, and reside assembly controls.
To appeal to Indian enterprises, Airtel claims that it’s internet hosting consumer knowledge domestically within the nation. The operator can be claimed to allow all video, audio, and content material transmission utilizing AES-256 GCM encryption. Additionally, conferences happening utilizing Airtel BlueJeans have two-step authentication.
US telecom large Verizon acquired BlueJeans Network in April. The cloud-based video conferencing service already has Facebook and Standard Chartered as a few of its key purchasers.
Strengthen enterprise enterprise
The addition of Airtel BlueJeans will bolster Airtel’s enterprise portfolio and make the competitors more durable for JioMeet that was officially launched earlier this month — after briefly surfacing in May. The Delhi-based operator already has its “Work@Home” plans for enterprise clients beneath which it’s providing instruments together with Cisco Webex, Google Meet, and Zoom.
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