Microsoft to bolster Teams with Peer5 acquisition
Microsoft has acquired Peer5 for an undisclosed amount in a deal meant to use the WebRTC-based content-delivery network (eCDN) to boost live video streaming. Microsoft announced the Peer5 acquisition on August 10.
The technology acquired will be integrated with Microsoft teams according to a sta... Read more
Google Meet introduces 1-hour meeting limit
The move is an attempt to limit the impact of free users on their overall network.
When the COVID-19 pandemic drove everyone online the demand for videoconferencing skyrocketed. It was then that Google seemed to rise to the occasion as a good corporate citizen. Everyone with a Gmail account woul... Read more
Review: Bose Videobar VB1 – all-in-one videoconferencing
Bose is of course well-known for its audio products. With the Videobar VB1, however, the Professional branch of the company announced a videoconferencing product at last year's ISE (2020). A few months ago, news broke that the VB1 was actually coming to market. Bose sent us a sample of the Videobar... Read more
Asana introduces video integration to cut down on daily meetings
Asana, a provider of team management software, announced a new suite of features on Wednesday. The new suite is aimed at the elimination of distributed work distractions and helping employees stay focused on what they are tasked with.
The new capabilities have a live video communication integrat... Read more
EPOS announces webcam for conference rooms
EPOS has unveiled the Expand Vision 3T. It is a webcam intended for use in office spaces, certified for Microsoft Teams Rooms on Android.
The Expand Vision 3T is designed for small meeting rooms with up to seven attendees. It features a built-in camera and a set of microphones to enable beamform... Read more
Trust introduces webcam for meeting rooms
Trust has announced its IRIS webcam. It is a webcam intended for use in office spaces. The camera is plug & play and offers some smart features for video calls.
IRIS is equipped with a 4K camera with wide-angle lens and can automatically zoom in on the person who is talking. Furthermore, the... Read more
Avaya adds new AI features to Spaces
Telecommunications company Avaya has released a new update for its collaboration platform Spaces. The update brings improvements in image and sound quality and some AI features.
Avaya announced the changes in the new update in a press release. The company has made it easier to initiate phone cal... Read more
Ten ways to improve your Microsoft Teams experience
Many people with office jobs quickly had to learn to use Microsoft Teams when the lockdowns started. This process has been made easier in part by innovations from Microsoft. However, there is still a lot undiscovered about this collaboration tool. You can apply these ten tricks today for a better T... Read more
Bose introduces webcam for conference rooms
Bose Professional has announced the Videobar VB1. The webcam is suitable for making video calls in large spaces such as meeting rooms.
The Videobar consists of a 4K camera, six directional microphones and several speakers. The whole thing can be connected to a computer with a USB cable. The micr... Read more
Zoom preps for the post-pandemic world of hybrid workplaces
The platform will now offer contactless room controls and other tools to facilitate collaboration between in-office and remote workers.
Zoom this week announced the availability of Zoom Rooms ‘Everywhere Workforce’ Innovations. These new features aim to address the impending needs of the mod... Read more