Today, enterprise video is more powerful than ever, offering a direct route to greater engagement with customers, partners or employees. Producing broadcast quality video in-house is also easier – and more cost-effective – than non-video professionals may realize, says Chris Waddington, NewTek. With rapid changes in technology and regular updates to the product line, companies are looking for better ways to share important information with their staff and customers around the world.
There are four areas of consideration which should be top of mind for IT when designing, creating and supporting the workplace of the future. Research consistently shows that the top business objectives for IT center on enabling the workforce through the right tools and solutions. It is through this that IT is adding value to the enterprise; tools let people achieve 100% of their productivity, innovation and creativity potential. This has a large part to play in expanding the capabilities of an organization.
While collaboration relies on using the most flexible software solutions available, the right gear and its effective integration also has a profound implication for the ease of use, flexibility, and longevity of these meeting environments. At a basic level, understanding the room’s size and intended purpose, as well as the kinds of content that will typically be shared there, is fundamental to making the right choices.
The wind is roaring and howling at the entrance of a black hole into which you are about to descend. As you repel down into the cave, the opening of light disappears in the distance. Suddenly you’re at the end of your rope standing in pitch darkness, only able to see the 20-30 feet in front of you illuminated by your headlamp. It’s an experience few can have, but Dell helped make it possible for you to get a 360 degree view inside the world’s largest cave.
Andrew Graley, director of Healthcare, Government and Education, EMEA at Polycom, discusses collaboration in the classroom and providing a suitable platform for learning. In a post-modern age of ubiquitous all-day high speed connectivity, students are finding their own ways to make use of the tools they have access to in order to learn. They are regularly adapting platforms intended for social interaction such as Twitter, Facebook and Skype, and turning them into make-do collaboration tools.
NEC Display Solutions Adds 55-Inch Display with Ultra-Narrow Bezel to Video Wall Portfolio
July 8, 2015Audio/VisualComments Off on NEC Display Solutions Adds 55-Inch Display with Ultra-Narrow Bezel to Video Wall Portfolio
Forward-looking organizations continue to deploy video walls for strategic business advantage. According to market research firm DisplaySearch, the global large-screen display market is expected to grow 27 percent this year to more than 3-million units shipped, and video walls are contributing to that expansion.
Wow. I really don’t know how else to put it. InfoComm 2015 opened my eyes. If the movie Independence Day was Hollywood illustrating to us that when it comes to the universe, “we’re not alone,” then InfoComm positioned the A/V world in that light for us. Hundreds of companies were on the show floor, showing their most creative and high definition cameras and content sharing solutions.
Industry-Leading Polycom® RealPresence® Platform Further Revolutionizes Collaboration and User Experiences with Three New Solutions
June 16, 2015Audio/VisualComments Off on Industry-Leading Polycom® RealPresence® Platform Further Revolutionizes Collaboration and User Experiences with Three New Solutions
Polycom added advanced capabilities, extended benefits and cloud offers to the RealPresence Platform, making it today’s most complete, affordable and accessible method of building and harnessing the workplace of the future. “Polycom is creating new experiences that enhance the way people work, without changing the way they are used to working,” said Ashan Willy, Polycom Senior Vice President of Worldwide Systems Engineering and Product Management.
Here’s how to identify your needs, understand options, and ask the right questions. Need some help getting started on your broadcast video wall project? Whether you’re exploring video wall technology for the first time or looking to take your current system to the next level, this article will help you identify your needs, understand your options, and ask the right questions.
The latest product announcements from the Garden State company are its LS4T and LS6T AIR Landscape Speakers andIGS82T in-ground subwoofer. Designed to fulfill a variety of integrator requirements, Crestron’s newest audio solutions are engineered to produce wide areas of coverage in a variety of locations.