Vidyo launches ‘soft’ videoconferencing platform

Videoconferencing is one of those applications that has a high glamour quotient, and yet for most enterprises it hasn't really caught on. In that respect it's a lot more like voice recognition than

Published on: June 9th, 2014 Andrew Brooks

SDN is like “a road trip without a map”

A good map is essential whenever you want to travel uncharted territory. But many network professionals compare their foray into software-defined networking (SDN) to going on a trip with no map at all.

Published on: May 13th, 2014 Andrew Brooks

Smart introduces new digital capture board

Calgary-based visual collaboration provider Smart Technologies, inventor of the Smart Board interactive whiteboard, has released its new “Smart kapp” digital capture board. The company says that Smart kapp allows users to write, draw

Published on: May 12th, 2014 Andrew Brooks

Vidyo releases contact centre reference design for developers

Video communications with partners and customers is increasingly being used  to enhance collaboration. But not all applications are video enabled. That's why Vidyo Inc., which makes on-premise and cloud video collaboration solutions has

Published on: March 18th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Cisco cuts price of videoconferencing to US$3,999 — or less

It isn't often that you hear Cisco Systems officials talk about going down market with a product. But that's what the company is doing with its latest video conferencing end points. One in

Published on: March 12th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Canadian video conferencing platform gets expanded

A Canadian videoconferencing company has enhanced its platform for service providers and system integrators with a new Windows desktop client and more cloud-based on-demand services. Magor Corp. of Ottawa said Tuesday that the

Published on: March 4th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Polycom blitzes customers with product announcements

On the eve of its Vancouver partner conference Polycom has announced more ways for organizations to get into video collaboration systems along with new products. The company said Tuesday that it is bringing

Published on: February 11th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Vidyo extends conferencing connectivity to Google Hangouts

Organizations looking for another way to leverage cloud-based videoconferencing through social media may be interested in checking out a new offering from Vidyo Inc. The provider says Vidyo H2O for Google+ Hangouts enables

Published on: February 7th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Videoconferencing provider adds WebRTC client

A maker of videoconferencing and collaboration software has added a WebRTC client to its arsenal of VC clients. IOCOM said Thursday that its WebRTC client -- which enables a browser to be used

Published on: January 24th, 2014 Howard Solomon