The Risks of Bring-Your-Own Device – Videocall Eagle

The Risks of Bring-Your-Own Device – Videocall Eagle


How can you ensure you are getting the most out of your video conferencing solution?
Deployed and implemented correctly, video conferencing drives user adoption, improves efficiency and delivers real ROI across your business.
But with the rise of BYOD (Bring-Your-Own-Device), employees are operating across a range of devices from disparate locations and networks and if an adequate BYOD policy is not in place this can create difficulties with scheduling, management and security of video conferences.
When employees start using their own devices, ensuring business functions and processes can operate as normal with the same standards of security can pose a challenge.

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Bring-Your-Own-Device Best Practices – Videocall ICE

Bring-Your-Own-Device Best Practices – Videocall ICE


How can you empower an increasingly remote workforce?
A growing number of employees are opting to work remotely from home or telecommute using mobile devices – more than 40% of employees are working from home a few hours a month or more, while 28% do so at least one day per week. (Forrester)
The ability to work from home or on the go from remote devices affords employees a much greater degree of freedom and flexibility since their ability to work is not restricted by their location. And the need to communicate face to face can be reduced by using a secure mobile video conferencing solution for collaboration that will enable remote workers to be connected to each other from anywhere and on any device.

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3 New Features of Skype for Business that Will Transform your Video Conferences

3 New Features of Skype for Business that Will Transform your Video Conferences


Microsoft is a company that is revolutionising the future of work. Their stated vision to bring unified communications from the living room to the boardroom was realised earlier this year when they rebranded Microsoft Lync under the name “Microsoft Skype for Business” in 2015 as part of the product’s next release with great success!
Skype for Business has been out for three months now and Microsoft are continuing to improve the service for its users, having just rolled out previews of three coming Skype for Business capabilities for Office 365 subscribers.

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Maximise ROI of your Video Conferencing Infrastructure – Videocall OUTREACH

Maximise ROI of your Video Conferencing Infrastructure – Videocall OUTREACH

Achieve the maximum return on investment by letting Videocall's OUTREACH service provide full lifecycle management of your telepresence and video conferencing infrastructure.
We have talked a lot recently about the growing trends of remote working, telecommuting and Bring-Your-Own-Device (BYOD). 38% of companies will stop providing devices to their employees by 2016 and 50% will demand their employees to bring their own devices to work by 2017.

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4 Technology Trends Shaping the Finance Sector

4 Technology Trends Shaping the Finance Sector

Many financial organisations are looking ahead to the future, driving forward innovative approaches to working and introducing new technologies to drive productivity. Over the next few years, we are likely to see significant changes in the finance industry with the rise of mobile banking, social networking, and video collaboration already beginning to reshape the finance sector. Financial institutions are looking to the latest technology not only to improve their business processes but to gain a competitive edge and to keep up to date with the latest trends in a constantly evolving industry.
We have compiled a list of the 4 biggest technology trends that executives, IT teams and HR leaders should pay attention to if they want to succeed now and in the future.

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Video Conferencing Security- 5 Best Practices

Video Conferencing Security- 5 Best Practices

How can you guarantee your video conferencing solution is as secure as possible?
With more than three quarters of businesses using video conferencing for collaboration, and 56% of business executives participating in at least one video call per week, it is more important than ever for businesses to ensure that their conferencing solution is secure, particularly for companies who regularly transmit sensitive data and personal information e.g. financial, legal and medical firms. (Polycom and Redshift Survey)
The need for optimising video security is growing as companies look for new and innovative ways to make employees more productive, and video collaboration and unified communications rapidly overtake the traditional face to face meeting.

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