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Submission + - SPAM: Business Communications Made Easy With Software Video Conferencing:

seosrija writes: Video Conference is being the great platform for making the business communications more flexible and reliable. In the preceding years the choice for business communications was restricted for manual interactions, mobile interactions and online interactions through video calls. But all these mediums are proved to be in vain in the recent years, but all these mediums are proved to be in vain in the recent years.

International business most often makes video calls with various auxiliaries of their company which are located in various corners of the world. Perhaps making international call is always an expensive asset for the organizations. In order to get rid of the high expenses hat are incurred for business meetings and routine operational communications, most of the organizations are switching to adopt the software based video communication.

Before the era of video conferencing software the business meetings were just restricted to the boardroom (Hardware Video Conference), restricting all the business officials to gather in the room at the specified time. This solution also requires huge equipment and the assistance of the technical support.

In the fast business world, affording the huge equipment and conducting the meetings within the boardroom and within the restricted time frame is not a flexible way of performing the business operations. The advent of the software based video collaboration technology made businesses to find an effective path for making important conversations more flexibly by being anywhere around the world and at any time, without bearing high expenses.

Most of the software conferencing technologies are now coming with, inbuilt interactive features such as integrated digital whiteboard, desktop sharing, application sharing, co-browsing etc. Through all these features the conference members can perform high end business meetings, where the conference members can even share files and important documents by being within the conference and by making use of the same solution.

SIP (Session Initiation Protocol) is the most advantageous feature in Video Conferencing which enables the businesses to make international calls at a very affordable price. The H.323 gateway embedded in the solution will let the organizations to flexibly arrange a conference with the peers who are making use of the hardware based solution. Through this feature the businesses can connect to any of the video conferencing devices instantaneously without any prior arrangements. Unlike hardware solution the software solution consumes very low bandwidth, leaving the organizations to save a huge on internet expenses.

Through the above exemplifications it can be noticeably stated that the software based video communication is the best operational tools for the organizations for both internal and external communications.

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