Video Conferencing

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Video conferencing can be used by many different businesses and organisations in order to improve communication between colleagues as well as between the business and their customers or suppliers. As well as being many different applications of video conferencing, which can also prove beneficial for businesses that operate mostly online as well as for schools and e-learning facilities, there are numerous advantages for anybody that requires improved communications in this way.

Improving Communication

The greatest benefit of video conferencing is that it brings people together and improves communication. Many companies rely on remote workers while more and more businesses have turned towards outsourcing a lot of their business processes. Combining all of these efforts into a single, cohesive unit can prove very difficult but with video conferencing it is possible to enjoy full communications.

Video Calling Versus Video Conferencing

A typical video conferencing setup will require the use of both hardware and software. Video conferencing is different to video calling. While the latter is aimed at conversations between two people, video conferencing is geared towards larger groups of people and may be used by several people in various different locations.

Hardware And Software Requirements

In terms of hardware, companies can use smartboards, display screens, and cameras. Software is usually Internet enabled so that communication can be conducted between anybody with an Internet connection with the appropriate access levels.

Security

Security is an important video conferencing consideration. Video conferencing is usually conducted online and this means ensuring the use of secure URLs while also ensuring that all users remain secure too.

Collaborative Tools

When it comes to collaboration, there are few better tools for improving brainstorming sessions than video conferencing suites. Conferencing can be established on desktops or for entire rooms. The software used can bring together all parties involved in a project so that they can communicate more effectively and efficiently.

Video Conferencing

Communication is critical to the success of businesses and, more specifically, to individual business projects. Video conferencing can also be a beneficial education tool that allows remote students from all over the world to attend lectures and seminars that they would not ordinarily be able to attend.
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This article was published on 2011/04/17