The MCU allows users without access to a hardware-based endpoint to join conferences using the ConferenceMe software endpoint if it is installed on a participant's computer.
ConferenceMe allows participants to access a conference without using a hardware-based endpoint. ConferenceMe works with MCU units and MSE media blades. Using ConferenceMe, there are two methods for entering conferences: through the web interface of your MCU, or by launching the program and entering the conference address.
Before your MCU is able to accept calls from ConferenceMe, a feature key must be installed on your MCU.
ConferenceMe is included in the Web conferencing option. If you have purchased the Web conferencing option for your MCU, you do not need to install an additional feature key. For more information about configuring the MCU to use ConferenceMe, refer to Configuring streaming and ConferenceMe settings.
From within the MCU interface there are three methods for join a conference using ConferenceMe: