When it comes to tackling responsibilities, mobility is the name of the game. Advances in mobile technology have given us the ability to handle responsibilities like never before. With new smartphone capabilities coming out every few weeks, more and more job functions can take place on the go.
Command Center is here, and now every Blue Jeans administrator can get insight into service utilization, performance and return on investment for their Blue Jeans deployment. What Is Command Center? Command Center provides service intelligence to the IT administrator to help them embrace the power of cloud-based collaboration. With this new feature, IT administrators won’t have to sacrifice the visibility, measurement and controls they crave through metrics tracking and interactive reporting on both historical and live meetings.
The world is watching the Ebola Crisis unfold; according to the World Health Organization the number of new Ebola cases outpaces the rate at which they can be treated. In addition, the CDC states the 2014 Ebola outbreak is the largest in history and the first in West Africa. Last week, Harvard University hosted a round table disccusion to address this crisis over Blue Jeans video conferencing.
Have you ever been guilty of checking your social sites during an audio conference? You are not the only one! Take our quiz to learn what people do in meetings when no one is watching. The results just might shock you!
Meetings have changed for the better: you no longer need to meet in person to get the job done, which helps companies like yours save time and money. But before you start patting yourself on the back for all the time and money you’ve already saved this year, consider this: even meeting experts need to brush up on their video conferencing skills and knowledge to hold effective meetings. Why? Keep reading…let’s just say you don’t want to be “that guy” in your next meeting.
Does your mind often wander down the road of “what if?” What if there was an app for this, a service for that. It’s an inescapable condition, this human tendency to wonder. We find ourselves making mental improvements to everyday items and circumstances all of the time.
At Blue Jeans Network, we’ve seen the good, the bad, and the ugly when it comes to video conferencing.
Did you know that meetings decreased by almost 20 percent when the U.S. played in World Cup games? And since soccer isn’t even America’s favorite sport, our bet is even more than 20 percent of meetings will decrease when it’s time to celebrate some of America’s favorite major events like the Super Bowl, the World Series or March Madness.
Businesses recently have been reevaluating the traditional business models. In the wake of the Great Recession, companies learned how to handle themselves with a smaller workforce. They started moving into smaller offices to save money, only to start wondering what they were going to do once they started growing again. The solution many of these companies have come up with in recent history is telecommuting.