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Lifesize Icon 300 Joins Icon 700 as Good Design Awards Winner

by Aaron Motsinger in Products, Meeting Room
Lifesize Icon 300 camera system The Lifesize® Icon 300™  video conferencing system for huddle rooms had a banner year in 2019, beginning with its launch at Enterprise Connect  and capped by an impressive accolade from the Chicago Athenaeum Museum of Architecture and Design in cooperation with the European Centre for Architecture, Art, Design and Urban Studies — a Good Design Award. The Good Design Awards, one of the preemin…

The Best Video Conferencing Equipment of 2020

by Dustin Smith in Meeting Room, Products
Collage of video conferencing cameras, microphones and phones Businesses of every size rely on video conferencing technology to communicate effectively across their entire organization and to conduct business globally. But with new webcams and video systems released every year, it can be tricky to find the best video conferencing equipment for your company. Here are our top picks for the best video conferencing equipment for meeting spaces of all sizes…

Video Conferencing for Small Businesses: Free vs. Fee Checklist

by Dustin Smith in Meeting Room, Products, Best Practices
3 People in a conference room looking at a sales growth graphic on screen Traditional in-person meetings are out of the question for startups and other small businesses that employ remote teams — they’re expensive, impractical and just so easily replaceable with a reliable video conferencing solution. And while free consumer-grade apps such as Hangouts or Skype can be extremely useful in the beginning, you will need to figure out better options as you grow. In this…

Introducing Lifesize Rooms-as-a-Service: Purchasing Flexibility for the Meeting Room

by Michael Helmbrecht in Meeting Room, Products
6 people in a meeting room on a conference call with one person who is sharing a graphic on screen As video has become the expectation for business communication rather than the exception, we’ve seen delivery and consumption for all types of technology shift to subscription-based models. With this shift, enterprise buyers are increasingly gravitating away from capital expenditures toward more flexible operating expenses, particularly in times of economic uncertainty. Today, in response to…

Digital Signage Examples and Ideas to Transform Offices and Meeting Rooms

by Julian Fields in Products, Meeting Room
Digital Signage in Lobby Showing Lifesize's Aragon Award While businesses continue to rally around new goals for improving corporate communication, hundreds of thousands of screens throughout our offices go underutilized, just waiting to help out. And until the employee newsletter becomes retro enough to start being cool again or sentient enough to reverse the “send to trash” rules implemented by your employees, you might find more benefit in deployi…

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…

Outfitting the Perfect Huddle Room: Maximum Configurability, Control and Choice

by Robert Maloney in Products, Meeting Room
Extend configurability and customizability to your huddle room video conferencing solution with touch-enabled Micpod and Lifesize Room Controller tablet app. We’re seeing huddle rooms proliferate at a phenomenal rate across the enterprise, to the tune of 32.4 million huddle rooms worldwide that currently host 8.1% of all video meetings, according to Frost & Sullivan . Their future trajectory looks even brighter, as less than 2% of huddle rooms are currently video-enabled, yet they will represent almost 70% of all video conferencing room meetings…

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…

Latest Products, Features and Enhancements from Lifesize

by Elizabeth Hawes in Features, Products
Catch up with Lifesize on the latest products and enhancements from the past 12 months. At Lifesize, we are constantly innovating and developing new features and products to provide customers with a best-in-class video conferencing  experience. Lifesize has dedicated teams working on all aspects of our service from our web, desktop and mobile apps to our room systems and everything in between. Every month we release several improvements as a part of the Lifesize service, which…

5 Techniques for an Effective Whiteboarding Session

by Jason Pruett in Meeting Room, Products
Girl writing on a whiteboard video thumbnail Whiteboarding sessions are great for brainstorming and collaborating with team members. They promote creativity and make content visually appealing and easier to absorb and retain. Whiteboards are common in most office environments and everyone seemingly knows how to use them, but there are a few techniques that can greatly improve how you use whiteboards in meetings. Here are 5 tips for…
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