In response to the latest outbreak of COVID-19, our technology partners at Cisco have come forward to help those impacted by the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) by offering free 90-day Webex licenses to businesses who are not Webex customers, the company announced on March 2.
Industry Giants Join Together to Drive Open and Seamless Collaboration
Collaboration: The act of working with someone to produce or create something.
It’s a word we use all the time. But, have you thought about what it really means? “The act of working with someone to produce or create something.” That statement carries a lot of weight.
Begin with the End in Mind – A Successful Digital Transformation
Today’s large enterprises have invested in on-premises PBXs and VoIP calling systems over the years and expanded through growth or acquisitions. For any given enterprise, these systems now connect multiple PBXs at different sites with multiple PSTN interconnects and multinational deployments.
I want you to take a minute and think about how much of your day is actually consumed by meetings. Think about how many of those are in person vs. on the phone. How many of the participants are remote or traveling? How many actually involve a conferencing solution for content share or video? Did the meeting start on time? As obnoxious an exercise as this might appear, it’s not in vain and done to simply illustrate just how much of our time is consumed in meetings. While some meetings are better than others - simply put meetings are where we get things done, collaborate with our team, interface with our customers; you get the point.
Last month, Cisco introduced a range of new artificial intelligence (AI) features for Webex under the banner of Cognitive Collaboration. Together, these promise to elevate smart meetings to a whole new level.