video conferencing

July 7, 2016

COLLABORATION

Catching Up with Collaboration

Everything we do is about continual evolution. We’ve fundamentally changed our delivery models, the pace of development, and the ability to provide you with greater benefits. But our focus hasn’t changed: Everything we do comes together under simplifying communication, making it more intelligent and intuitive so that you can focus on your business. So in case you’ve missed anything in the flurry of new things over the past couple months, here’s a recap,

June 22, 2016

COLLABORATION

InfoComm 2016: Video in Vegas

My first InfoComm experience proved to be quite insightful, especially regarding the 100+ degree days we faced in Las Vegas! As a booth tour guide, it was interesting to see the parts of the Cisco booth that gained the most attraction. Here are some of my observations from the show: Integrators Provide Value-Added User Solutions Cisco’s […]

June 22, 2016

COLLABORATION

How BW Offshore Improves Collaboration with Video Conferencing

BW Offshore had deployed Cisco video conferencing in its main conference rooms and Microsoft Lync on employee desktops. To simplify communication between employees, BW Offshore deployed an Acano solution to seamlessly connect Lync and Cisco whilst retaining a great video experience.

June 15, 2016

COLLABORATION

Don’t Stress Over Tech – It’s Just a Meeting

Did you know that 37% of the average employee time is spent in meetings, according to the National Statistics Council?  No matter what you call it – powwow, touch base, huddle up, kick off, walkthrough or update – a meeting is people getting together to share ideas and get things done. It’s just a meeting. […]

June 1, 2016

COLLABORATION

How Video Helps Schools Reimagine Education

Imagine a school where students use mobile devices to learn from anywhere at any time. Students can interact face-to-face with classmates around the world. Where students and educators who can’t be present in a classroom can still be part of the class. Educators, superintendents, administrators and deans come together virtually to collaborate with video conferencing. […]

May 24, 2016

COLLABORATION

Video Collaboration & Business Growth: Winning Combination

Many small and midsize businesses are seeing real benefits using video conferencing to support their growth. A recent Techaisle study, “Video-Enabled Collaboration and Business Growth: The Winning Combination,” reports that 75% of high-growth businesses use video-enabled collaboration. That’s 1.3 times the use rate reported by low-growth businesses.

May 20, 2016

COLLABORATION

Is Video the New Voice for Customer Interactions?

Video is the best way to have a great customer interaction that helps to build trust and gain context. It also increases upsell and cross sell opportunities.

May 17, 2016

COLLABORATION

How to Improve Experiences – and Lower Costs — in Global Video Conferencing using Acano

Is video conferencing coming to your workplace? According to a recent survey from Nemertes Research, 32% of organizations plan to deploy video-conferencing in small meeting rooms. Much of this investment is driven by two key trends: Increased use of shared workspaces is driving a need for private areas that employees can use to meet with […]

May 9, 2016

COLLABORATION

Give Your Video Conference Room a “Stage” with Cisco PresenterTrack

About 18 months ago, members of my engineering team conducted customer site visits and came back with a most interesting challenge. They met a Spanish teacher who needed to teach a physical/virtual class over video, but current technology constrained her ability to move about the classroom. Any teacher will tell you that it’s an unnatural […]