Tixeo’s 3D Web Conferencing for Virtual Tour

Guide potential customers inside an apartment, show him plans, discuss pricing; all this without having anyone to move, this is what is now possible with Tixeo’s WorkSpace3D, an innovative solution for 3D video / web conferencing over the Internet.

Montpellier, France, June 21, 2008 --(PR.com)-- When video conferencing meets virtual tour.

The new version of WorkSpace3D video / web conferencing solution, allows by subscribing to the "Virtual tour" option, to load panoramic images (360° images) or directly a Quicktime VR file (QTVR) as meeting space.

Highly effective for real estate agencies, property developers or architects, this feature now allows them to guide their customers, even the farthest, inside real estate goods.

After having visited several rooms of an existing apartment, the surrounding area of a building under construction, the garden of a house… and convinced the customer, they can discuss on the property plans shown on a white board or on pricing using a shared Excel sheet.

An innovation already recognized by the experts of this field

While the Gartner group publishes a study saying that “By the end of 2011, 80 percent of active Internet users (and Fortune 500 enterprises) will have a ’second life,’ but not necessarily in Second Life,” Tixeo is awarded for its innovation in this field and wins 3 awards at Intr@verse 2008 contest (in Paris, France), and the first place with a customer whose usage will partly be for virtual tours of real estate goods.

This first place was won in partnership with the CIT BNP Paribas and BNP Paribas immobilier. Indeed, BNP Paribas immobilier currently deploys to its users Tixeo’s technology, to enhance their internal communication and collaboration and have their customer’s benefit of virtual tours of real estate goods.

About Tixeo

Tixeo is a video and web conferencing solution editor since 2003.

The solution WorkSpace3D, currently available in its version 2.6, allows up to 30 people communicating with audio and video over Internet and without any phone. This solution is enriched with rich collaboration features like application sharing, document sharing, slides presentation or whiteboards.

One of the unique particularities of Tixeo's solutions is to make possible online meetings in 3D virtual environments. The third dimension sharply enhances communication and collaboration.

Tixeo has many SME and corporate customers as Airbus, Raytheon, Flagstar Bank, Conforama, Sogeti, DGAC.

For further information, please contact:

Renaud GHIA, CEO
Cap Omega – CS39521
Rond Point Benjamin Franklin
34960 Montpellier
Tel: +33 467 750 431
Fax: +33 467 130 010
E-mail: rghia@tixeo.com

Renaud Ghia