Posts Categorized: Unified Communications

Your LifeSize Video Conferencing Cheat Sheet

Once you’ve decided that video conferencing could really help your company, it may be time to convince your boss (or your boss’s boss) that it’s time to invest in a system. How do you go sell him or her on this investment, especially if they are resistant to the idea? We’ve put together a little… Continue ReadingFeatures, LifeSize, Miscellaneous, People, Products, Technology, Travel, Unified Communications

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Subscribe to Video Evangelist Simon Dudley’s Podcasts – Free!

Our very own video evangelist Simon Dudley has put out a series of podcasts that are available for download absolutely free! Topics include: What Won’t Happen in the Video Conferencing Industry in 2014 What Will Happen in the Video Conferencing Industry in 2014 5 Things to Consider when Installing Video Conferencing Technology – with Forrester… Continue ReadingFeatures, Industry, LifeSize, Miscellaneous, Mobility, People, Products, Simon Says, Technology, Trends, Unified Communications, WebRTC

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Out with the Old, In with the New: Why Google Hangouts and Skype Can’t Cut it for Business

Professional-grade video conferencing and free web services like Microsoft’s Skype and Google’s Hangouts have about as much in common as a car does to a bicycle, but for some reason, many organizations continue to misunderstand the fundamental differences between the technologies. It’s time to set the record straight. In this blog post, we’ll take a… Continue ReadingCloud, Features, LifeSize, Microsoft, Miscellaneous, People, Products, Skype, Technology, Trends, Unified Communications


A Shoutout to Amazon Mayday: A Turning Point for Video-Enabled Customer Service

For those of you who have been tuning in to primetime television within the last two weeks, you have likely seen this Amazon Kindle Fire HDX commercial. (And if you haven’t, it’s worth a pause on your DVR): Amazon has announced a new support service available on its Kindle Fire HDX product called, “Mayday.” This… Continue ReadingChanging the Way the World Communicates, Features, Industry, Miscellaneous, Mobility, People, Products, Technology, Trends, Unified Communications, vLog, WebRTC


Your Most Baffling Video Conferencing Questions…Answered!

Once you have decided that your company could benefit from HD video collaboration technology, your journey has only just begun. What happens next is an array of baffling information from the many vendors who currently play in this space. Not to mention, if you do not come from an IT background, you may hear confusing… Continue ReadingFeatures, Industry, LifeSize, Miscellaneous, Mobility, Products, Simon Says, Skype, Technology, Trends, Unified Communications, Virtualization, WebRTC

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Everything You Need to Know About Web Conferencing vs. Video Conferencing

Look at the two opposing conferencing solutions listed in the title of this blog post, and then try to answer the following questions about them.  Are web conferencing and video conferencing the same thing?  If not, what are the differences?  Is one better than the other for use in business meetings? Chances are good that,… Continue ReadingFeatures, Industry, LifeSize, Miscellaneous, People, Products, Skype, Technology, Trends, Unified Communications