What is VIDEO CONFERENCING?
Video conferencing, also known as telepresence, is two way interactive communication that is similar to a telephone call but over video. It allows geographically dispersed participants to connect in a live meeting environment without the time and costs associated with travel. Participants can see facial expressions and other non-verbal cues as if they were in the same room.
Why Use Video Conferencing?
Video conferencing provides face-to-face interaction between colleagues, business partners, and customers without the hassle of travel. This increased face time strengthens relationships which can help drive productivity and customers satisfaction. Other benefits include:
WHERE COLLABORATION HAPPENS
Video conferencing used to only be available through a dedicated video conferencing system called a codec. However, thanks to major advancements in technology you can now video conference virtually anywhere there’s an internet connection!
How Can I Use Video Conferencing?
Video conferencing clients and infrastructure are available in a myriad of different ways on myriad of different devices. This helps make deploying video solutions scalable, secure and cost effective.