Posted 08/12/2020 by
When the pandemic hit, global businesses with physical offices quickly had to redeploy their employees to work from home. By leveraging technologies such as videoconferencing and collaboration tools, many organizations saw increased profitability from their teams—proving telecommuting can be a viable option for businesses that previously didn’t offer work-from-home or remote-work options.
Posted 07/31/2020 by
The healthcare industry certainly is top of mind for many of us these days, as it’s been one of the hardest hit industries during the pandemic. As of this writing, in the US alone there have been more than 3.6 million cases of the coronavirus, and that number still is growing. Some hospitals are quite overwhelmed, and other primary-care practices have reported service reductions of up to 70 percent—as patients have postponed care that’s not deemed urgent.
Posted 06/19/2020 by
It was the simplest product requirement I have ever written. Just one sentence: “Bring Telepresence to the desktop and make it CEO-proof”. When we launched in March 2010 industry analyst Andrew Davies at Wainhouse Research wrote: “For most of my life I wanted a Porsche, now I think I want a Tandberg EX90 instead.” At a time where PC-based video was still pretty useless and the iPad was not even invented, it became very clear to us that we had totally nailed it.
Posted 06/12/2020 by
Technology can be a first line of defense for those working on the medical, retail, and manufacturing front lines. Let’s take a closer look at some of the solutions that can make life a bit easier for the healthcare, retail, and manufacturing/warehousing workforces.
Posted 06/09/2020 by
Thanks to recent events, working from home has become more of necessity than a privilege, and many say that it’s not likely we’ll ever make it back to the “business as usual” we had pre-pandemic. In fact, the entire channel has turned its head toward the remote workforce, enticing many experts to give it a nod as a hotbed of future growth. According to Matt Soseman, a Modern Workplace Architect from Microsoft, “I think #WorkFromHome is here to stay. The technology is here—let's take advantage of it.” And Scott Kinka, CTO and Founding Partner of EvolveIP, put it this way, “How do we position the business so the first strategy is the remote strategy?”