Polycom RMX 4000 Conference Platform Unites

Polycom® RMX™ 4000
Ultimate Collaboration
Enabling life-like, highly reliable multipoint conferencing
with incredible scale.
The Polycom RMX 4000 Conference Platform allows organizations to unite
teams over distance in any media. From users in immersive telepresence
suites to remote audio callers, the RMX 4000 delivers high quality group
communication for increased knowledge sharing and faster team decision
making at large organizations.
Maximum scale – High capacity
for audio, conference room,
desktop video, and immersive
telepresence calls
The highest capacity platform in the RMX series, the RMX 4000 natively
supports multiple network types to extend the power of unified collaboration
within—and beyond—the enterprise. For managing wide-scale conference
deployments, the Polycom Distributed Media Application™ (DMA™) 7000
pairs with the RMX 4000 and Polycom RMX 2000® to deliver unmatched
redundancy, scale, flexibility, and control for conferencing
Built-in redundancy – Redundant
AC/DC power supplies, hot
swappable parts
Rapid Return on Investment
The RMX 4000 delivers protection for existing investments in video, audio,
and telepresence solutions via seamless migration to high definition (HD)
with enhanced support for non-HD systems. Flexible and fixed capacity modes
enable network managers to deliver the most efficient communications for
their particular environment.
Life-like performance –
Resolutions up to 1080p;
Video Clarity™ improves non-HD
video streams—meetings never
looked better!
The easy-to-manage RMX 4000 features a tiered-access, web-based
interface for administrative ease. The modular design of the RMX 4000 is
based on the Advanced Telecom Computing Architecture (AdvancedTCA®),
allowing a standards-based, build-as-you-grow approach to capacity and hot
swappable parts for fast field service.
Designed for the User
High quality interactions are achieved via life-like video (up to 1080p), audio,
and shared content. Conferences may be scheduled and closely managed
with operator assistance or run entirely on demand. Virtual meeting rooms may
be easily adjusted to fit unique personal or organizational requirements, and
also provide on demand access for end users to bridge resources. Meeting
participants may modify conference views while in session, maximizing their
unique experience.
Multi-network support –
IP (H.323, SIP), PSTN, and
ISDN on a single chassis
Anytime, on demand conferencing
– Always on virtual meeting rooms
High-touch management options
– Operator assistance, reservation
calendar, conference templates
Best per call value – Flexible and
Fixed performance capacities
Resilient multipoint conferencing
– Polycom Lost Packet Recovery™
Find Out More
Learn what the Polycom RMX 4000 can do for your organization.
Visit us at www.polycom.com or contact your Polycom representative.
Polycom Moscow
T +7 495 924-25-25
Polycom RMX 4000 Specifications
The Polycom RMX 4000 conference platform
is available in 40, 80, 160, 240, and 320
resource configurations.
Physical Dimensions
• 10.5" h. x 19" w. x 15" d., 6U
(26.56 x 48.26 x 40 cm)
• Weight: Up to 88 lbs (40 Kg)
• Four slot media processing modules
(MPM+ cards)
• Two slot application server
(one for MCU management)
• Power: 100-240 VAC ±10%, 47-63 Hz;
1200 W max power consumption
• AC option: Three AC power supplies with
three power cords (at least one redundant
and hot swappable)
• DC option: Two DC inputs (main and battery)
• High bandwidth backplane for seamless
connection between all cards
• Fan drawer
• AdvancedTCA®
Operating Environment
• Operating temperature:
10° to 40° C (50° to 104° F), 3400 BTU/hr
• Storage temperature:
-40° to 70° C (-40° to 158° F)
• Relative humidity: 15—90% noncondensing
• Operating altitude: 60 m (200 ft) below sea
level to 3,000 m (10,000 ft) above sea level
• Transit/Storage: 60 m (200 ft) below sea
level to 15,000 m (50,000 ft) above sea level
Video Support
• H.261, H.263 (H.263++), H.264
• Up to 60 frames per second
• From QCIF to HD1080p including wide
range of intermediate resolutions
• Up to HD1080p 30 fps and 720p 60fps in
continuous presence (CP) transcoding (TX)
• 16:9 and 4:3 aspect ratio
• H.239 content sharing resolution
(H.263/H.264): VGA, SVGA, XGA
• Video Clarity™ to sharpen and upscale video
Audio Support
• G.711a/u, G.722, G.722.1C, G.722.1,
G.723.1, G.729A, Polycom Siren™ 14
• IVR prompts for auto attendance
• User and managed mute control
• DTMF support
• Echo and keyboard noise suppression
• Up to 320 media resources and
1600 audio resources
• Flexible Resource Capacity support:
- 80 HD endpoints in continuous presence
- 120 Standard Definition (SD) endpoints
in CP (with max resolution of 1024x576)
- 320 CIF endpoints in CP & HD voice switch
- 1,600 VoIP endpoints/400 PSTN
• Fixed Resource Capacity sets resources for
constant capacity, no matter what the call type
• Integration with Polycom DMA™ 7000 for up
to 1200 active participants
Management Tools
• R MX Manager offers Web-based and
application-based access
• Administrator, operator, chairperson,
and auditor views
• Shelf management hardware monitor
• Complete XML API kit for 3rd party
application integration
• Up to 4000 address book entries
• Address book quick search
• Operator conference
• Scheduling options
- Internal reservation calendar
- Scheduling and gatekeeping functions via
Polycom Converged Management
Application™ (CMA™) 4000/5000
• External database access (LDAP/AD)
Language Support
• English, Simplified Chinese, Traditional Chinese,
Japanese, Russian, German, Korean, Spanish,
French, Italian, Portuguese, Norwegian
• Double Byte (Unicode) site names
Network Support
• IP H.323 and SIP
• PSTN and VoIP voice
• ISDN (H.320)
• IPV4 and IPV6
• 10/100/1000 Mb interface
• 64 kbps to 6 Mbps conference data rates
• Up to 768 kbps for content
• Gateway calls
• Direct dial-in from any network
• Audio algorithms
• Video algorithms
• Networks
• Resolution
• Frames rates
• Bit rates
• Polycom Lost Packet Recovery™ (LPR™)
• DiffServ
• IP Precedence
• Dynamic jitter buffer
• Voice and video error concealment
• Separation of management and media
• AES media encryption (IP and ISDN)
• Transport layer security (SIP)
• Strong password policy
• Tiered administrative access levels
• Secure conference mode
Approval and Compliance
• CE
• Safety: UL 60950-1, IEC 60950-1,
EN 60950-1
• RoHS 6
Conferencing Highlights
• Support for Polycom immersive telepresence
rooms (Polycom RPX™, Polycom TPX™)
• Integration with Polycom RSS™ Series
• Up to 24 different conference layouts
• Personal layout
• Auto layout
• Layout range: 1x1 to 4x4
• Advanced Polycom Click& View™
• Layout background (skins) options
• Lecture and presentation mode
• Roll call
• Closed caption
• Conference profiles
• Conference templates
• Far-end camera control (FECC) H.224/H.281,
H.323 annex Q and SIP FECC
• Conference dial-out and dial-in
• Up to 4000 meeting rooms
• Advanced IVR flow
• Transparent site names
• H.239 support over H.323 cascaded links
(between any Polycom bridges)
Polycom Moscow
T +7 495 924-25-25
© 2009, Polycom, Inc. All rights reserved. POLYCOM®, the Polycom “Triangles” logo and the names and marks associated with Polycom’s products are trademarks and/or service marks of Polycom, Inc. and are
registered and/or common law marks in the United States and various other countries. All other trademarks are property of their respective owners. No portion hereof may be reproduced or transmitted in any form
or by any means, for any purpose other than the recipient’s personal use, without the express written permission of Polycom.
Part No. 3726-47845-001 Rev 100709