LAS VEGAS, June 18 /PRNewswire/ --

- New Customers Include New York Stock Exchange, Aviva, Philip Morris and British American Tobacco

InfoComm 2008 -- Teliris (, the leading provider of immersive telepresence solutions, reaffirmed today its continuing lead in paying customer deployments by announcing seven additional Global 2000 customers.

The new Teliris Telepresence rooms will meet the demands of four new companies and three current customers that are adding fourth and fifth rounds of Teliris Telepresence rooms. New Teliris customers include the New York Stock Exchange, Aviva, Philip Morris International and British American Tobacco. Current customers increasing their telepresence capacity include Sony Ericsson and Merck, both on their fourth round of rooms, and GlaxoSmithKline, now on its fifth round of rooms.

These clients evaluated several other telepresence solutions including Cisco Telepresence, HP Halo, Polycom RPX/TPX and Tandberg Experia and selected Teliris' suite of fifth-generation solutions.

"Teliris' Telepresence continues to play a fundamental role in a wide range of companies, as evidenced by our new clients and from our longtime customers. This is proof of the value and ROI that telepresence provides," said Marc Trachtenberg, Teliris CEO and co-founder. "More and more companies are choosing Teliris for its natural, realistic and easy-to-use meeting experience. Now, existing and future clients can take advantage of the first-ever multi-touch surface computing capability solely for business use that allows users to extend the telepresence experience beyond simply video and audio by sharing, passing, editing and manipulating both digital and physical content."

"Whether it's increased collaborative decision making, accelerating product development cycles, closing deals or significantly cutting travel costs and reducing their carbon footprint, Teliris provides companies with a significant competitive advantage," said Martyn Lewis, CBE, Teliris European Chairman.

Teliris deploys a broad range of immersive virtual telepresence solutions including Teliris Personal Telepresence(TM), Teliris Express Telepresence(TM), Teliris Custom Telepresence(TM) as well as the renowned Teliris VirtuaLive(TM) Telepresence. All four are built on the core of Teliris' world-renowned Teliris Telepresence technology that provides the most natural, immersive, and intimate meeting environment available. The solutions are packaged with a fully managed service including a 99+ percent reliability guarantee.

About Teliris:

Founded in 2001, Teliris implements the world's most widely deployed fully managed telepresence solutions, realistically replicating the human dynamics of an in-person meeting. Teliris has deployments in over 26 countries with the largest installed base of Global 1000 companies, including Lazard, Pearson plc, GlaxoSmithKline, Qualcomm and Royal Bank of Scotland, XChanging and Merck among others. Headquartered in New York and London, the company delivers the most immersive and natural virtual meeting experience with end-to-end integration and an unparalleled 99%+ availability guarantee. For further information regarding Teliris, visit the company's web site at or email Teliris at

CONTACT: Shanley Stern Gravel Jasmine Lyons +1-917-515-4548 +1-917-692-4624


Shanley Stern Gravel of Teliris, +1-917-515-4548,, or Jasmine Lyons, +1-917-692-4624,, for Teliris