Videoconferencing is quickly becoming a communication standard for many businesses because of its easy, collaborative use. Companies are putting their trust in video calls, even for sensitive business discussions.
But are your devices protected from uninvited guests?
Security vulnerabilities of video conferencing recently inspired a discussion on LinkedIn (PDF), [...]
Public reaction to Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer’s decision to ban telecommuting can largely be summed up by the title of Slate magazine writer Farhad Manjoo’s article: “Marissa Mayer Has Made a Terrible Mistake.”
Business analysts pointed to research documenting the benefits of working remotely. Parents waxed [...]
Video conferencing is everywhere you look these days and plenty of businesses use solutions such as Skype, Google Hangouts, FaceTime and WebEx. But are these really up to the job of providing a decent solution for enterprises, especially larger organisations who may want to hook up with offices around the globe?
Recent reports suggest they’re [...]
A recent Microsoft report says that remote working has gone from being a trendy perquisite, to being a “business imperative”. SmallBizTrends’ Rieva Lesonsky commented on the report this month. Whilst respondents did cite several pet peeves in regards to telecommuting, including the inability to speak face-to-face, lack of a quick response, and a [...]
Modern collaborative technologies allow companies to cast a much wider net, and work with other people and companies across great geographic distances. One oft-touted advantage of this business model is thafrt it allows for the occasional work-at-home-in-your-bathrobe session, but that benefit seems to be little more than a myth, especially with modern videoconferencing technology. It [...]
TagsCIO Cisco cloud computing cloud data centre cloud hosting cloud providers cloud security cloud services cloud strategy collaboration desktop virtualization dotcloud boom Freeform Dynamics Frost & Sullivan Gartner hosted solution hybrid approach ICT strategy Internet Speed iPad Metro Ethernet Microsoft Microsoft Sharepoint MPLS Network monitoring outsourcing Polycom private cloud public cloud remote working ROI analysis SaaS server virtualization small business SMB SME Tablet PC telecommuting Unified Communications videoconferencing Vidyo virtual company virtualisation virtualization strategy Webex