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12 May 2018
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Last week, President Barack Obama opened the international learning and talent development show, ATD 2018, in San Diego California. Most of the 13,000 attendees packed in to hear Obama share insights based on his experience as a candidate and president. Charles ties together Obama's comments to the challenge of measuring learning effectiveness and how vendors are addressing that challenge.
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7 May 2018
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In this edition of the “Frontiers of Business Streaming” video series, WR Senior Analyst Steve Vonder Haar discusses the multiple issues companies must address when tackling the challenges resulting from increased employee viewership of online video behind the corporate firewall.
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2 May 2018
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Steve explores the recent machinations surrounding AV1 (sponsored by the Alliance for Open Media) and SRT (an open-source initiative that originated with Haivision and Wowza). With some big names like Facebook, Microsoft, Google, Cisco, Amazon, and Mozilla involved, you can assume you might need a magnifying glass for the standards "eye chart."
In what will most likely be one of the biggest moves in the conferencing & collaboration industry in 2018, Plantronics announced its intention to acquire privately-held Polycom in a deal that they value at $2 billion. Alan and Andy take a look at this deal from two perspectives: product fit and organizational considerations.

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