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on Unified Communications & Collaboration


22 Jun 2015
Andrew gives his high-level take on InfoComm 2015, discussing trends in video conferencing, control systems, videophones, tracking cameras, and what these trends combined make apparent as elements for industry growth.
WR is evaluating startup Shindig and its beta-stage platform that aspires to offer organizations a fresh approach for weaving video collaboration into online events. Shindig combines the reach of a webcasting platform with the capabilities of a collaboration solution fostering small-group interaction (think breakout sessions). Come join us in the "sandbox" on June 24th to take a look.
11 Jun 2015
Microsoft Surface Hub, SMART, Avaya-Esna, Zoom, Collaboration Squared, Nureva, TrueConf, VDO360, Vaddio, Fuze-LiveMinutes-Hermes Growth Partners,, Discover Video, Brainshark, Videxio, Pexip, Masergy, Blue Sky Broadcast, AGT, Voxbone-Loopup-Arkadin. People & Places: 8x8, Avaya, Barracuda, CCS Presentation Systems, IVCI, Rally Labs, Sound Devices, & Synergy Sky.
Sonic Foundry last week continued its march into the markets of the Far East, inking a deal that guarantees expanded revenue from the potentially lucrative Chinese market. Historically, China has been a strong market for all things video – over ten years ago video conferencing began rapid adoption. How might the Neusoft Cloud Technology Co. agreement work out for Sonic Foundry?