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What’s New with Lifesize Cloud: 7 Feature Enhancements

Announced on May 21, 2014, Lifesize Cloud is the only video solution on the market that delivers a connected experience to desktops, mobile devices and especially conference rooms. Since we launched in May, there have been a number of feature enhancements that we’ve added to make this offering even better for our customers. We’d like… Continue ReadingCloud, Features, LifeSize, Products, State of the Cloud, Tech Notes, Technology, Unified Communications

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What I Learned at Dell World 2013

Last week I attended Dell World 2013, an annual conference dedicated to mastering the changing IT landscape. Dell World helps customers engage with the technology innovations and trends reshaping businesses today.  As I got seated for the opening keynote and got my iPhone ready (I thought about calling my teammate back in the office and… Continue ReadingChanging the Way the World Communicates, Cloud, Features, Industry, LifeSize, Miscellaneous, People, Products, Tech Notes, Technology, Trends

Ellen J. Hawes Durbin, Product Marketing Manager

Top Five Reasons Why LifeSize Icon Series Is “Smart Video”

“Smart video™” simply means that video conferencing systems are as user-friendly and intuitive as smartphones. This week, LifeSize announced the LifeSize® Icon™ Series, and we believe this product exemplifies the smart video experience perfectly. But how? Keep reading for the top five reasons why we believe the LifeSize Icon Series is truly smart video. 1…. Continue ReadingChanging the Way the World Communicates, Features, LifeSize, People, Products, Technology, Trends, UVC, Virtualization

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Lync in Business: How this UC solution can help your company succeed

Many of you are familiar with the enterprise-ready UC (Unified Communications) platform, Microsoft Lync. For those of you who aren’t, Microsoft Lync connects people everywhere— desktop, mobile, meeting room – as part of their everyday productivity experience. Lync provides presence, instant messaging, voice, video and a great meeting experience. As more companies adopt Lync as… Continue ReadingFeatures, Industry, LifeSize, Microsoft, Partnership, Products, Technology, Trends, Unified Communications

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Top 5 Reasons the Cloud May Be the Answer for Your Business

It seems that CIOs all over the world are exclaiming, “We’re moving to the cloud!” But why? The idea of the cloud is not new, but it’s become increasingly more popular as companies look for ways to reduce costs, increase flexibility and provide simplicity for their workers. When it comes to video conferencing, the cloud… Continue ReadingCloud, Features, LifeSize, Miscellaneous, Products, Technology, Trends

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Top 5 Reasons to Fall in Love with Microsoft Lync

If you work at a tech-friendly mid-market company or enterprise, chances are good that you’ve heard of Microsoft Lync, the tech giant’s relatively new communications platform that’s designed with the unique needs of businesses in mind. What you might not be familiar with are the product’s ins and outs, and why more and more companies… Continue ReadingFeatures, LifeSize, Microsoft, Partnership, People, Products, Technology, Trends, UVC, Virtualization, vLog

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