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Cisco Meeting Server Advanced 3.0 Lab v1

September 2020


This lab consists of a preconfigured standalone Cisco® Unified Communication Manager (Unified CM) and Cisco TelePresence® Management Suite (TMS), two cluster-combined Cisco Meeting Server (CMS), and a third CMS instance to be used for recording and streaming. Each CMS server has the core components preconfigured with self-signed certificates installed.

The goal of the lab is to configure the Unified CM, TMS, and CMS to demonstrate new features including Active Control, Callbridge groups, recording, and live streaming. Additionally, you will get a preview of upcoming enhancements including support for CMS edge service in Expressway™ (unified edge), and Cisco Meeting Management (CMM). CMM is a new tool that will initially allow control of active meetings but will ultimately grow to cover control, configuration, and management of the CMS system.

This demo allows you to use this new SIP recorder components, there are also a few other features that you can also try out, such as the Guest join by URI on Cisco Meeting Server web app.


What’s New

Here are some of the highlights of the Cisco Meeting Server 3.0 release:

  • Cisco Meeting Server web app (replaces Cisco Meeting App for WebRTC)
  • SIP Recorder and Stream (replace the XMPP recorder and streamer components
  • Customizing the web app sign-in page
  • Licensing Modes
  • Simplified API User Interface
  • Recording and Streaming indicators
  • Guest join by URI on Cisco Meeting Server web app
  • View and Edit Space Members
  • View full-screen mode
  • Mirror self-view



  • Scenario 1: Database Clustering
  • Scenario 2: CallBridge Clustering
  • Scenario 3: Cisco Expressway Web Proxy for Cisco Meeting Server
  • Scenario 4: Cisco Meeting Management
  • Scenario 5: Telepresence Management Suite (TMS) Integration
  • Scenario 6: Record Integration
  • Scenario 7: Streaming Integration
  • Scenario 8: Pane Placement and Labels
  • Scenario 9: Move Participants
  • Scenario 10: CMS Branding: Web App, IVR and Call Customization
  • Scenario 11: Customization Layouts


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