IVCi grew up in the Video Conferencing industry retaining knowledge of legacy systems as well as state-of-the-art technologies, creating an unrivaled level of expertise. In 2015 IVCi will proudly celebrate 20 years in business with an established client base and mature business. Founder Bob Swing will continue to lead his company into the future of video conferencing with new services and software while creating unique and honest relationships with customers. IVCi is dedicated to searching for complimentary technology to enhance the end user experience and provide the industry with revolutionary advancements in communications and collaboration technology. Check out the IVCi Story!  

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Finding a name for your company conference room is more than just finding a name, but finding something that is a true representation of the company’s culture.  The name or theme is a reflection of the leadership, traditions and overall mood of the company.  For instance, comparing the set of conference room names; A, B & C and The Situation Room & Shark Tank, you can clearly see a difference in the company culture. Here are a few ideas to provide a little inspiration to your company’s conference room names. When the Google Kirkland office opened there was discussion about naming the …

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With many collaboration tools available today and people over-scheduled, virtual events are more popular than ever. However, there are many questions people have when hosting these events. The most common include; how to get people to attend, and how to keep their attention once they join. Here are some tips to help you host a successful virtual event. Build a great landing page When creating a landing page for your event, you first want to ensure that it looks professional. Good design and page layout will make landing page appealing to the eye, easy to navigate for prospective attendees and will increase the chance of registration. …

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As a manager of employees who work remote from company headquarters (where I am based), I am very aware of the challenges of managing remote teams. Perhaps most challenging is to ensure that remote employees are able to maintain the highest level of productivity possible. Maintaining remote employee productivity really begins with recruiting. If you are taking over a team that is already in place you don’t have this luxury but if you are recruiting, here are a few things to consider: Has the candidate previously worked as a remote employee? Does the candidate have an office space or area set aside for …

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No matter the size of the organization personal communication among remote employees is challenging.  How do you convey a set of unified messages corporate wide, how do you deliver remote training to ensure consistency, and how do you build stronger teams to boost efficiency?  Streaming video is how. Streaming video allows for real-time video to be viewed by any device such as a tablet, computer or mobile device, making it easy and accessible to watch video anywhere.  When talking about streaming video it can either refer to video on demand or live streaming.  Video on demand allows users to watch recorded …

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Welcome to our bi-weekly recap of the week’s best articles surrounding collaboration.  Cloud Implementations: How to Address the Gotchas CIOs are recognizing that cloud-based applications can be successfully implemented in the context of existing infrastructure and systems. In other words, while it’s certainly an innovative technology, cloud computing doesn’t mean an entirely new way of doing things.  This realization has driven a pragmatic and practical approach to cloud initiatives. Predictions for Unified Communications in 2015, Part 2 Part one of the predictions were around continued growth for IP Telephony and UC endpoints, softphones, VoLTE, and progress on replacing the PSTN with VoIP. Part two will …

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AV Trends for 2015

January 14, 2015, by Adam Kaiser in AV Integration

2014 has come and gone (wow that was fast!) and 2015 is upon us. Looking at the year ahead there are some exciting technology developments that began in 2014 for AV that should see rapid growth and expansion in 2015. Some of these appeared in our 2014 look ahead but either continues to be prevalent or is seeing even more explosive growth. Wireless Content/Casting The desire to drop wires and interact in AV environments wireless continues to be a major trend and desire for users. In 2014 consumers continue to make technologies like Apple AirPlay and Google Chromecast popular. The end of …

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With the evolution of green technologies and environmental challenges, we are becoming more conscious of the environment, and in some cases trending green.  The green trend is spreading from recycled material themed weddings to paper going digital and buildings being created with the environment in mind. When it comes to building green, LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) has taken the reigns in changing the way people think about how buildings and communities are being designed, constructed, maintained and operated around the world. LEED was developed by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC), as a green building certification that certifies the …

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As another whirlwind year has to a close and a new one has arrived, it is time to look back on what has been accomplished last year and set some goals for the new one! Here is a look at some of our top blog posts from 2014. We hope you enjoyed reading them as much as we enjoyed writing them! Web Conferencing vs. Video Conferencing Video conferencing and web conferencing are two commonly confused technologies. Traditionally, these two applications were very different. At a very basic level, web conferencing focused on content sharing while video conferencing focused on providing face-to-face interaction. However, …

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Collaboration technology continues to become more pervasive and more and more organizations are looking to implement these solutions across their enterprises. The motivation behind investing in these technologies range from a desire to reduce travel costs, connecting remote offices, increasing productivity and many others. In many case the technology is incredibly flashy and downright sexy! High resolution video, mobile access, and more; it just looks amazing! Sexy technology is great but an implementation will fall flat on its face it an organization is motivated purely by the pizazz of the tools or if the needs of the users within the organization …

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