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IIJ Global Launches Quick Start Pack for COLLABO de! World

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IIJ Global Solutions Inc.

TOKYO-June 3, 2014-Internet Initiative Japan Inc. (IIJ, NASDAQ: IIJI, TSE1: 3774), one of Japan's leading Internet access and comprehensive network solutions providers, and its 100% owned subsidiary IIJ Global Solutions Inc. (IIJ Global)-provider of WAN services for corporate clients-today announced the launch of Quick Start Pack, an option on high-quality video conferencing system COLLABO de! World that includes both video conferencing equipment and gateway service starting as low as JPY 25,000 per unit per month, an industry-low price, according to an IIJ survey of competing products.

COLLABO de! World is a cloud-based managed video-conferencing system offered over IIJ's cloud service, IIJ GIO Service. Quick Start Pack includes the video conferencing equipment and gateway functionality necessary for high quality, secure video conferencing at around the same price as Web conferencing solutions. Video conferencing system is managed over the cloud infrastructure. Clients only have to connect the equipment to the Internet, and it is automatically configured and ready to use. The service utilizes market-leading Cisco products that automatically adjust sound and picture quality to deliver clear audio and video even when lines are unstable.

Package components and fees

  Type 10 Type 20
Video conferencing equipment (rental) Cisco TelePresence SX10
Quick Set
Cisco TelePresence SX20
Quick Set (2.5x zoom)
Internet gateway
Address book management
Video conferencing equipment maintenance Device sent back for service
Failure support
User support
Multipoint connection function (MCU) NA Internal multipoint function, four sites
(including main site)
Dual display NA
Initial fee JPY 40,000
Monthly fee per JPY 25,000 JPY 44,800

(*) Displays and Internet connections are the responsibility of the customer. They can also be provided as an optional service.

(**) Prices shown do not include tax.

Uses cases

Between main site and 1 sub site:

Monthly fee Main site JPY 25,000
Sub site JPY 25,000

Between main site and two sub sites:

Monthly fee Main site JPY 44,800
Sub sites JPY 25,000 x 2 sub sites = JPY 50,000

With the launch of the Quick Start Pack, IIJ Global is offering a special promotion and free trial.

Special promotion:

The initial fee will be waived for those customers who apply for the service by the end of September 2014.

Free trial:

Customers can try out two Quick Start Pack (Type 10) sets for two weeks, free of charge.

The IIJ Group will continue to expand its COLLABO de! World services to support its customers' global business growth.

About COLLABO de! World

COLLABO de! World is a cloud-based managed video conferencing service that provides video conferencing systems over IIJ's cloud service, IIJ GIO Service. It can be used in over 50 countries around the world. Because COLLABO de! World is a fully managed, one-stop service that provides everything from video conferencing system design to procurement, installation, operation, and help desk services, customers are not required to make any investment in equipment.