In a recent interview, Eric Steimel of Pitney Bowes explained how his company found a solution in Polycom RealConnect for Office 365 to connect existing systems to Skype for Business.
A recent eBook released by Prysm teaches about 12 key habits to collaboration that successful organizations share. Jacob Morgan, the author of the eBook, and David Schweer give more insight into what these habits mean.
IT Admins are looking for ways to easily manage meeting rooms for a reason. It is estimated that 1.2 trillion dollars will be spend on digital transformation this year. Meanwhile, there are twice as many teams today as there were five years ago, four times as many devices per user, and by 2020 estimates say […]
If you’re a company that uses Google services for your practices, G Suite is going to make things much easier for you. “Productivity is a team sport,” says Scott Johnson, Director of Real Time Communications for G Suite by Google Cloud at a keynote at Enterprise Connect 2017. “What we’ve focused on is removing friction.” That […]
At its Enterprise Connect 2017 keynote, Cisco, no stranger to meeting room technology, unveiled its plans for Cisco Spark Room Kit and Cisco Spark Room Kit Plus meeting room solutions. They also announced plans to hold meeting in virtual reality by this summer.
It turns out that remote workers may be more empathetic and have better co-worker relationships, despite the remote working stigma of laziness and isolation. Polycom, a global leader in voice, video and content collaboration solutions, and Future Workplace – an HR executive network and research firm, preparing leaders for disruptions in recruiting, development, and employee […]
IBM and Ricoh have announced what it calls a ‘major shakeup’ in the corporate meeting room with Ricoh’s new cognitive-enabled interactive whiteboard. The whiteboard uses IBM’s Watson intelligence and voice technologies to actively support people in meetings by responding to commands, taking notes and actions and even translating into other languages. The Intelligent Workplace Solution leverages IBM Watson IoT […]
College football is one of the most watched, biggest money-making sports in the US, second only to NFL football. This year, NCAA college football is experimenting with collaborative replay review, which promises more accurate officiating and response to call challenges. In a high-stakes 12-game season where every call and yard count, the potential for increased […]
BMC Software recently completed a Unified Communications and Collaboration (UCC) deployment across 50 locations worldwide. The Tech Decision BMC CIO Scott Crowder was charged with restructuring his company’s communications architecture. Before 2013, BMC was spending $380,000 a month for 5-6 million minutes of conference calling with the previous conference provider. Associated expenses cost BMC an […]
Four years ago, Portland State University—in the heart of downtown Portland, OR—embarked on a mission to create a meeting and collaboration space for university researchers and regional stakeholders. The Tech Decision The university envisioned a place for local government and private companies to work alongside PSU researchers on a variety of projects that link data […]