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New Cisco WebEx Meetings Beta + Free Trial for Partners = More Effective Collaboration from Anywhere

January 13, 2012
at 10:05 am PST

The beach. An airport. The car. What do these places have in common? They’re all places you can hold a meeting.

As workforces become increasingly mobile, WebEx is the tool that more and more customers (and partners) use to ensure that productivity doesn’t decrease just because you’re not at the office.

And now, with a new beta version of Cisco WebEx Meetings and a free trial for partners, the possibilities are endless. By integrating all of the collaboration tools and tasks you need for your meetings, you can now host your team meetings from your car, attend a sales forecast presentation from the airport, or share slides from the beach. Having the flexibility to work with your colleagues, even when you can’t be at work, allows you to maintain productivity and collaborate more effectively.

Watch this video to see how Cisco WebEx Meetings can help you collaborate more effectively.

Learn more about how you can use Cisco WebEx Meetings to share, extend, and engage.

A convenient tool like this must come with a hefty price tag, right? Wrong! For a limited time only, Cisco WebEx Meetings beta is being offered to partners free of charge until the product becomes generally available.

Keep reading to find out how you can get Cisco WebEx Meetings beta for free and check out the great ways you can share ideas and materials before, during, and after your meeting.

  • Hold unlimited online meetings with up to 25 people in each meeting.
  • Access agenda, files, recordings, meetings notes, and comments from all your meetings in one place.
  • Share any document or application--even your desktop.
  • Try high-definition video in your meetings--it’s like having everyone in the same room!
  • See who’s online to chat and get quick updates.

Be among the first to use the new Cisco WebEx Meetings beta product
Head over to the Cisco WebEx Meetings beta page and click the Sign Up Now button. Fill out the short form and start holding your own Cisco WebEx Meetings.

After you’ve signed up, be sure to download Cisco WebEx Meeting Center for your iPhone, iPad, Android, or Cius device so that you can attend meetings when you’re on the go.

Now that you have access to Cisco WebEx Meetings, where will you be taking your meetings? Share with us in the comments below.

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8 Comments.


  1. Hi,
    currently we are using webex at our government department. and between the job seekers during interviews for posted jobs. what is this free trial. we wanted some more features to be introduced in the webEx. can we also use the free trial. what is the url ?

    thanks
    saveena

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    • January 13, 2012 at 11:40 am

      Hi Saveena,

      Yes, this free trial allows Cisco partners to be among the first to use the new Cisco WebEx Meetings beta product. You can sign up here: http://www.cisco.com/web/products/webex/webex_collab.html

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  2. Hi Anna,
    i registered myself for downloading the web trial. but there was no link. it just created a profile for me. i also verifed my mail address. but did n’t et any download link.

    can you please help.

    thanks
    saveena

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    • January 13, 2012 at 11:54 am

      Ah, I see. No need to download as it is web-based.

      You can begin using Cisco WebEx Meetings by logging in at this link with the email address and password you set up during registration. https://meetings.webex.com/collabs/auth

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  3. January 18, 2012 at 8:46 am

    Cisco WebEx, its a no brainer for all our conf calls, meetings and online technical support.

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  4. The iPad application doesn’t seem to work anymore after the upgrade.
    Anyone else with the same problem?

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  5. I can confirm that Ipad app doesn’t work at all.
    Any solution?

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    • Hi – Regarding the iPad WebEx app. Make sure you uninstall and reinstall. iPhone is direct upgrade but on the iPad there is the extra step

      “If you use WebEx on your iPad, please make sure to *REMOVE* the ‘WebEx for iPad’ app before you install this new universal app onto your iPad”

      Also note if you are trying to tie it to WebEx Meetings Beta mentioned above – that is not fully supported yet in this Beta and will be fully supporting in upcoming Beta code shortly.

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