Press Release – November 20, 2018
TeamViewer and BenQ cooperate for better support, control and collaboration on digital signage and interactive flat panels
Users can remotely access and control BenQ’s interactive flat panels and digital signage at any time, from anywhere via pre-installed TeamViewer QuickSupport agent for Android
TeamViewer®, a global leader in secure remote connectivity solutions, today announced its cooperation with BenQ, a leading technology and solutions provider, in order to provide better support, control and collaboration on displays and flat panels from BenQ’s product portfolio.
With the announcement of the partnership, both TeamViewer and Blizz by TeamViewer will become listed as recommended software on BenQ’s website, and be available pre-installed in BenQ devices through product bundling. In addition, the TeamViewer Quicksupport App can be downloaded onto the BenQ devices from the TeamViewer website.
Remote access, control and support on digital signage via TeamViewer
BenQ’s line of digital signage will now come with TeamViewer’s QuickSupport agent for Android pre-installed, enabling the administrator to remotely access the functionality of the displays from his/her workstation anywhere, at any time. Whether the displays are used for advertising messages, menus or signposts in restaurants or hotels, for special offers in retail, or as an information board in the corporate environment, with TeamViewer, admins receive remote access to an easy-to-use solution for monitoring, control and support of BenQ displays, to swiftly resolve device issues in a timely and cost-effective manner.
Conferencing & collaboration on interactive flat panels with Blizz by TeamViewer
In addition, BenQ’s interactive flat panels will be equipped with TeamViewer’s Blizz collaboration companion, giving users access to Blizz’s logged and indexed team messaging, face-to-face HD VoIP video and audio calling, instant or scheduled group meetings (for up to 300 people), and screen sharing capabilities — essential meeting tools that aeneeded to communicate and collaborate better with your teams and clients, from anywhere, at any time. (Please note: The use of Blizz audiovisual features requires the use of a special camera with microphone and a USB cable for connecting to your BenQ interactive flat panel.)
“We are excited to enter this partnership with BenQ, as this will enable our customers to remotely manage and reduce the downtime of their digital signage and help improve communication and collaboration through interactive flat panels – regardless of whether they are being used in a commercial, corporate or even educational environment,” says Oliver Steil, CEO at TeamViewer.
“Today’s evolving presentation and collaboration needs require visual tools that make participation simple and effective,” says Conway Lee, President of BenQ Corporation. “We are happy to combine our cutting-edge display expertise with TeamViewer’s remote support and collaboration capabilities in order to provide presentation and collaboration experiences that are fun, reliable and productive, right out of the box.”
A global connectivity powerhouse, TeamViewer empowers users to connect anything, anywhere, anytime. Its market-leading solutions offer secure remote access, support, control and collaboration capabilities for online endpoints of any kind. By innovating with cutting-edge yet easy-to-deploy Augmented Reality (AR) and Internet of Things (IoT) implementations, the company enables businesses of all sizes to tap into their full digital potential. TeamViewer has been activated on more than 2.5 billion devices and serves at least 40m concurrent connections at any time. Founded in 2005, the company employs more than 700 people in offices across Germany, the United States, Australia, Armenia and Japan. For more information, go to: www.teamviewer.com
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