The Lifesize Blog

Filtering By Category: Industry

Show All Posts

Nonverbal Communication: How Body Language & Nonverbal Cues Are Key

by Dustin Smith in Industry, Lifesize, People
Man jestering with his hands as he speaks on a video conference call using his laptop Every day we communicate with our family, friends, colleagues and even strangers, but only a small percentage of what we communicate during each of these conversations is verbal. Research shows that the vast majority of what we convey through our interactions with others is innate and instinctual, nonverbal communication. Things like body movements and posture, facial expressions, eye contact,…

Let’s Do Video Recognizes Lifesize as Best Video Services Partner

by Erinn Wolfe in Industry, Partners
Multiple devices with people on videos calls and a Let’s Do Video award winner logo Let’s Do Video (LDV) recently announced the comprehensive list of winners for its Sixth Annual LDV Readers’ Choice Awards , and we’re thrilled that Lifesize was named “Best Video Services Partner,” a category identifying the top overall platform, software or service leveraged by video service providers.   Led by respected industry analyst David Maldow, LDV supplies its audience with informatio…

6 Video Conferencing Predictions for 2020

by Bobby Beckmann in Industry, Trends
Four Lifesize video conferencing cameras at the top of screen followed by large text that says 2020 Predictions Last year, AI became a proven technology in the video conferencing industry. Chatbots, dynamic assistants and cybersecurity were all areas where AI improved the meeting experience, helping workers become not only more productive but increasingly more secure and targeted in their output. AI will continue to evolve and improve in this space — AI is a given, not a prediction. January predictions…

4 Types of Video Conferencing and Their Industry Use Cases

by Dustin Smith in Best Practices, Industry, Meeting Room
4 People sitting in a conference room on a video call with 5 people Video conferencing technology has enabled us to seamlessly connect face to face with people all over the world. Its usage has exploded in recent years and become a fundamental tool for global companies. In fact, almost 50% of respondents in a recent survey cited an increase in video usage at work compared to just two years ago . Chances are you’ve used video conferencing at some point in the…

Lifesize Wins 2019 Aragon Research Innovation Award for Web and Video Conferencing

by John Yarbrough in Lifesize, Industry, Products
Lifesize awarded Aragon Research Innovation Award for 2019 Last night at Aragon Transform , Lifesize added another significant industry accolade by being recognized as the 2019 Aragon Research Innovation Award recipient for Web and Video Conferencing. Lifesize stood alone as the sole winner in the prominent category.  Aragon Research’s annual Innovation Awards “recognize providers leveraging visionary use of technology to not only adapt as markets…

Views from the Channel: Video Collaboration’s Promising Future

by Brittney Gillis in Events, Industry, Partners
The latest trends in the video conferencing and collaboration industry see Skype for Business transition to Teams and the continued rise of huddle rooms. Learn more from the Lifesize channel partner experts. As we gear up for our first-ever Connect: Lifesize Global Partner Summit  in a couple of weeks, we thought it’d be an opportune moment to tap some of the brightest and most experienced collaboration technology-focused minds in our partner ecosystem to get their latest takes on the trajectory for our shared industry and where they see business opportunities being driven by today’s trends.…

Pros and Cons of Build or Buy for Enterprise Environments

by Sam Bocetta in Industry, Trends
Man in front of whiteboard drawing for the pros and cons of build or buy solutions. When it comes to enterprise software, the eternal question for companies is whether to build or buy the platforms they need to use for their daily operations. This is true for businesses of all sizes as they weigh various cost, time and resource factors for new software investments. This decision affects all of the systems that companies rely on for their everyday operations. Whether building…

What is Interoperability? (And why it matters for video conferencing)

by Jasmine Kim in Cloud, Features, Industry, Lifesize, Mobility, Partners, People, Products, Technology, Trends, Unified Communications
Imagine if your iPhone® could communicate only with other iPhones and all of your friends, family members and colleagues with Android™ phones were totally unreachable unless you purchased an additional (expensive) product to talk to them. That type of scenario is unimaginable for mobile calling but all too common in the video conferencing industry. Your teams need to be equipped with data…

Video Conferencing Statistics for 2019

by Erinn Wolfe in Industry
Compiled list of relevant published video conferencing stats outlining the impact of video conferencing through survey results and real-world usage. Audio-only conference calls are being replaced en masse by more engaging and true-to-life video conferencing solutions. Numerous published articles equate video communication with increased productivity, better connected distributed teams, reduced travel expenses and a simpler way to meet, and this post brings those data points together for an easier way to see the impact of video conferencing…

Lifesize Recognized as a Visionary in Gartner’s 2019 Magic Quadrant for Meeting Solutions

by Craig Malloy in Industry
Teal background gartner magic quadrant We believe, Gartner, Inc.’s annual Magic Quadrant research reports serve as an important reference point for many enterprise technology decision-makers and are considered invaluable resources among business and IT leaders around the world. Today, we are excited to share that Lifesize has been named a Visionary in the 2019 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Meeting Solutions 1 which evaluates 16…
Page of 5