Tuesday September 22, 2020

Video Conferencing: Did video kill the travelling star?

Video conferencing has been hyped up as an efficient way to reduce your employee travel budget. But has the hype become a reality? Eamon McGrane investigates.

23rd February, 2014
Ciaran Duffy, collaboration sales specialist with Cisco: Our numbers have been off the chart'

Originally hyped as a cost-effective alternative to corporate travel, video conferencing (VC) has since seen many false dawns, so how popular is the technology today and who exactly is using it?

A few years ago, an IT company ran an ad campaign about collaboration tools. An excited IT guy was featured, explaining to a well-traveled employee that he would never again have to leave the office to attend meetings, because he had all the collaboration...

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