Sennheiser Communications

Press release


25.01.2013 - Copenhagen

Sennheiser showcases comprehensive range of headset solutions compatible with IBM Sametime at IBM Connect 2013

January 25th, 2013 – Sennheiser, a leading provider of premium headset solutions, is demonstrating its comprehensive headset portfolio compatible with IBM Sametime at IBM Connect 2013 in Orlando, Florida.

Sennheiser’s premium wired and wireless headsets enable organizations to take advantage of the new possibilities for real-time enterprise collaboration opened up by the IBM Sametime platform. Offering a natural HD-quality sound and all-day wearing comfort, Sennheiser’s portfolio of headset solutions can accommodate every need of contact centers, offices and Unified Communications professionals. Sennheiser will also introduce a call control plug-in for IBM Sametime running on Macintosh platform before the end of Q1, 2013.

Lars Riis Rasmussen, Sales & Marketing Director at Sennheiser, said, “Unified Communications are at the heart of new forms of social collaboration that are redefining the enterprise workplace. IBM Sametime customers seeking to exploit these new capabilities will find that our premium headset solutions will help them deliver an enriched communications experience.”

IBM Sametime users can control most call features directly from their Sennheiser headset. In addition, Sennheiser is offering an evaluation program allowing IBM Sametime customers to experience a range of headsets before deciding on the solution that suits them best. Overall, Sennheiser brings real choice and quality to existing and potential users of IBM Sametime around the world.

Sennheiser at IBM Connect 2013

IBM Connect combines technical content with educational programs that drive real business value from social and collaborative technologies. Sennheiser, a member of the IBM Partner World program, can be found at booth #B50 at IBM Connect 2013 in Orlando, Florida. For more information, please visit

About Sennheiser

The Sennheiser Group, with its headquarters in Wedemark near Hanover, Germany, is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of microphones, headphones and wireless transmission systems. The family-owned company, which was established in 1945, recorded sales of around €531 million in 2011. Sennheiser employs more than 2,100 people worldwide, and has manufacturing plants in Germany, Ireland and the USA. The company is represented worldwide by subsidiaries in France, Great Britain, Belgium, the Netherlands, Germany, Denmark (Nordic), Russia, Hong Kong, India, Singapore, Japan, China, Canada, Mexico and the USA, as well as by long-term trading partners in many other countries. Also part of the Sennheiser Group are Georg Neumann GmbH, Berlin (studio microphones and monitor loudspeakers), and the joint venture Sennheiser Communications A/S (headsets for PCs, offices and call centres).

You can find all the latest information on Sennheiser headset solutions by visiting

Sennheiser Communications A/S

Lars Riis Rasmussen

Sales & Marketing Director

Tel: +45 56 18 00 00