The Lifesize Blog

As Browsers Become First-Class UC Citizens, Lifesize Meetings Become Even Easier to Join

by Chiara Menesatti in Products, WebRTC
Laptop open in a coffee shop. On the laptop's screen is the Lifesize guest call experience With  global research indicating that the average person uses the Internet for 6 hours, 42 minutes every day – including 48 percent of that time spent on mobile – it isn’t a stretch to say that web experiences and the browsers that power them have an outsized influence on our work, digital relationships and tangential technology decisions. To improve Lifesize customers’ ability to use the web…

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…

What Your Admin Console Says about You and Your Company

by Matt Cook in Best Practices, Features, Products
Lifesize Admin Console featuring the average call size dashboard. The Lifesize Admin Console  can tell you a lot about your company and how you collaborate in the workplace. Not only does it give you a view into how your organization utilizes the Lifesize video conferencing solution, it also makes it easy to detect successful use cases and simplifies administration and troubleshooting. Here are some tips and tricks to help you read between the lines and…

New Lifesize Real-time Reporting and Live Meeting Statistics: Helping Admins Protect Video Conferencing Investments

by Michael Helmbrecht in Features, Products
Three screens of the Lifesize Admin Console with live meeting stats. At Lifesize, we have long understood that IT administrators are the stewards of not only the ideal meeting experience, but the success or failure of most technologies in the enterprise. They are often our greatest champions and are unceasingly one of our most important customer focal points. Today, we introduced significant enhancements to our Lifesize Admin Console  — mission control for…

How to Be the Most Prepared Person on a Video Conference Call

by Sam Bocetta in Best Practices, Meeting Room
Business man on a conference call using his laptop and writing down notes We all know what being unprepared during a meeting looks like — you know, that guy who doesn’t know how to use the technology in the meeting room to start his presentation or simply doesn’t know what’s happening during the meeting because he didn’t do his homework beforehand. Being well prepared for your video conferencing meetings not only saves you embarrassment during the meeting itself but…

Artificial Intelligence and Its Role in Collaborating Across Cultures

by Bobby Beckmann in Trends, Technology
Colleagues in a meeting room with presentation sharing from multiple devices At its core, technology is meant to make our lives easier and help connect us. The rise of the smartphone, mobile email, instant messaging, social media and countless other innovations have resulted in more instantaneous, always-on correspondence. That correspondence has, in turn, vaulted the business world into becoming ever more globalized. Whether the distance spans continents, countries or…

Intuitive Tools in The Workplace: Bringing Consistency to The Employee Experience

by Bobby Beckmann in Trends, Technology
Team at a long table on a video conference call The tech industry is dominated by buzzwords: actionable, cutting-edge, interoperable and, perhaps most popular of all, intuitive. Since its earliest days as a company, Apple (then Apple Computers) differentiated its products from competitors by focusing on intuitiveness, over time building one of the most influential brands in the world by creating devices that are beloved by technophiles and…

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…

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…

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…
Page of 27