Video conferencingThis page covers video conferencing at CSE. In particular, it details the school's Polycom HDX 7000 unit and provides instructions on how to connect to it, and how it can connect to other units.
Hardware specificationsThe following are the specifications of CSE's video conferencing unit: Make: Polycom
Model: HDX 7000 HD
Location: Building K17 (mobile unit)
IP address: 126.96.36.199
H.323 name: UNSW-CSE-K17-videoconf
E.164 number: 61293854199
Gatekeeper: AARNET's "Free Love" gatekeeper; configuration here
Connecting to CSEThe recommended method of connection would be via IP address. It will depend on what unit and/or software you are using, but there should be somewhere to enter an IP address to dial. The information is as above. Currently, connecting via H.323 and E.164 has not been fully tested.
Connecting from CSEOn the video conferencing unit, bring up the menu to dial a number and enter any of the following from the target unit: IP address, H.323 name, E.164 number. Please note that IP address dialling is the most tested and therefore the recommended method.
Booking the unit
The videoconferencing unit is managed by System Support; send us a mail or give us a call on 54199 to arrange to use it.