Video

October 28, 2013

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Greasing the Video Collaboration Skids

I talk to customers virtually everyday as part of my job, and even though they thoroughly believe in the operational and transformative benefits of video collaboration, they tell me there’s still more we can do to help simplify the process for implementing video pervasively. So, at Cisco’s Collaboration Summit last week, we unveiled a host […]

October 18, 2013

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It’s Time for an Intelligent Approach to Video Collaboration

As we’ve been preparing for next week’s Collaboration Summit, I’ve been reflecting on the past 10 years in the video and communications industry. In today’s hyper-connected world, the bar has been raised and user expectations are higher than ever before, especially as it relates to video and its impact on efficiency and productivity.  Users want […]

September 27, 2013

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Flipped Learning – Transforming Education

To say the way students learn today has dramatically changed since I was in school would be an understatement. Not too long ago, technology played a limited role in education. Computers were not an active part of any discussion; it was a lab we went to for an hour a day.  Now students are fortunate to […]

September 24, 2013

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Exciting Medianet Enhancements in Cisco’s New VSM 7.2 Solution!

At ASIS 2013 in Chicago, Cisco and ActionPacked! Networks will be demonstrating new Cisco Medianet capabilities integrated into the VSM (Video Surveillance Manager) 7.2 solution and ActionPacked! networks’ LiveAction. With this release, an MSI-enabled management station such as LiveAction will be able to securely connect with the media server, IP cameras, and the client viewer […]

September 24, 2013

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ASIS 2013 – Dallas Area Rapid Transit Moves Safety and Security Forward with Cisco

In a surprising twist, more “things” are connecting to the Internet than people. At the current pace of connectivity, Cisco predicts some 25 billion devices will be connected by 2015, and 50 billion by 2020. The Internet of Things (IoT) presents an exciting opportunity to push connected safety and security forward through video protection, IP […]

September 23, 2013

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Realizing the Promise of Safety and Security for Businesses, Governments and People, Everywhere

The New York Times provides us with daily stories and often highlights insights and aspects of safety and security challenges that impact people, businesses, governments and the global economy. Our ability to provide for the safety and security of people, communities, businesses everywhere, across a nation or region, will impact to a very large degree, […]

September 3, 2013

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Mobile Video Collaboration

In today’s world, we are always on the go and want to communicate and collaborate wherever and however we choose to live, work, and play. We are seeing this mobility trend emerging with more of our customers, as they realize they need their employees to be able to effectively work across their different devices while […]

August 29, 2013

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Collaboration Solutions: Choose the Right Ones for Productive, Effective Teleworking

In one of my recent blog posts I discussed the value of video for teleworking. From this blog I received a lot of feedback from folks wanting examples of the type of technology to use for teleworking.  Many asked, “How do you know what the right technology is to use to support remote and traveling […]

August 21, 2013

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New Bills in U.S. Government Show Commitment to Video

Being effective in your job doesn’t always mean that you need to be there.  In fact, many would argue that their productivity increases drastically when they are given the flexibility to work wherever they want as long as they can stay connected.  If that means staying off of a plane for a business trip, even […]