For many citizens in need of government assistance, the process of applying and qualifying for services can be long and difficult. Could using technology like video collaboration improve the way…Continue
The flu is in full force this year. A recent article I saw on Forbes reports that over 2,000 people have already been hospitalized from the virus this year.This time of year often results in two…Continue
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Video teleconferencing can offer exceptional benefits to students in the classroom through virtual field trips and one-on-one interactions with experts and others around the world. While many administrators see video as the future of education, many teachers are reluctant to embrace the technology. A common fear is that incorporating VTC in the classroom would require a complete rewrite of lesson plans and an overhaul of teaching methods.
Do you have experience using VTC in the…
Last week, the entire east coast was rocked by Sandy. Now, a week later, life is starting to return to normal in some neighborhoods. Many, however, especially in New York and New Jersey, still remain without power, homes and in need of help.
Many key decision makers, however, are not geographically located in the areas that were hardest hit and are often not part of the team of first responders on the ground. For situations like these, unified communications (UC) like video…
Keeping the lines of communication and collaboration open between these nations and their militaries is a struggle under the best of conditions. However, the ongoing economic situation is impacting each and every member nation to some degree and at some level. This means that budgets need to be cut, every cent needs to be accounted for and physical face-to-face meetings between the military decision makers from multiple countries simply aren’t affordable.
It’s for this reason that…Continue
Cyber security is a hot topic among the private and public sector, especially as the consumerization of IT continues to grow as a trend and business tool. And although the Cybersecurity Act of 2012 failed to become a law, the need for strong cyber security measures, particularly within the federal government, has not diminished. If anything, the need has grown, particularly with the prevalence of the increasingly-mobile employee and BYOD.
This month kicks off the ninth year of…Continue