Videoconferencing

Face-to-face meetings that sound and look like you’re in the same room? Money- and time-saving opportunities? Better collaboration? Who wouldn’t want that? In this section of blogs, you’ll discover the value of high-quality videoconferencing solutions and what they can do for your organization, including enhanced performance and efficiency.

InfoComm 2018 Takeaways

by Jennifer Clark June 29, 2018 Business

Whether you found yourself literally floating in the “clouds” at the C2 exhibit or just talking about cloud technology solutions, InfoComm 2018 was an innovative and mind-blowing experience for everyone from exhibitor to end user. We began our InfoComm 2018 week in typical fashion with a grand party at Top Golf Las Vegas. The neon […]

Polycom unveils the latest in Polycom Trio at InfoComm

by Elizabeth Tarry June 22, 2018 Business
Polycom

If you missed InfoComm this year then you missed a big week of announcements for Polycom – but don’t worry, I’m here to summarize the latest!

What’s Next for Cisco’s Collaboration Distributor of the Year?

by Ashlee Kittel May 24, 2018 Business

ScanSource was named Cisco Collaboration Distributor of the Year at Collaboration Summit. Here’s what that means for our team and our partners.

Alleviating conference room stress one content sharing device at a time

by Jessica Crocker May 22, 2018 Enterprise

The average resting heart rate is 60-100 beats per minute (bpm) and rises in the presence of stress. A recent study found that a person’s heart rate can climb upwards to 179 bpm when struggling with technology during a simulated meeting. In this simulation, participants rated the task of getting content shared onto the screen […]

Who to See at InfoComm 2018

by Angela Diamantis April 27, 2018 Business

Come visit ScanSource at the Las Vegas Convention Center during InfoCOMM (June 2-8). You’ll find us at Booth N1534. Visit our InfoCOMM website for more details on how you can network with ScanSource at the event. And don’t miss out on seeing all your favorite Pro AV suppliers at the show. Below is a quick […]

New Ideas on Display with USAV

by Ryan Puls April 3, 2018 ScanSource Communications

USAV, a group of integrators, manufacturers and service providers with a shared passion for the audio-visual industry, gives ScanSource the platform to collaborate with partners at events throughout the year. After being purchased by PSA Security Network in 2017, this year’s Spring Integrator Meeting offered a crossover and convergence of the audio-visual and security industries.

The Hidden Costs of Collaboration

by Lauren Eckstein March 13, 2018 Business

In 2018, chances are your company is going through an evaluation of their technologies to make sure they have what they need to maximize collaboration.  Those same chances apply to the possible lack of awareness your company’s IT department has on their true current collaboration expenses.

Vidiquette Series: TMI

by Gabby Giles January 9, 2018 Business
Polycom

In this episode, Polly Calm explains how to navigate content sharing while video conferencing. She reminds us that there is an option to share your entire desktop or just a file. Sharing your entire desktop could lead to embarrassment, as there could be personal content that does not need to be shared with your co-workers. […]

Vidiquette Series: Sour Cream and Onion Breath

by Gabby Giles December 29, 2017 Business
Polycom

In this episode, Polly Calm explains how to handle background noise. Background noise affects everyone’s ability to hear and be heard, which can be frustrating while video conferencing. Noise from sirens, dogs barking, and chewing can affect important meetings. Polycom makes video conferencing easy through Polycom® NoiseBlock™ technology that does the muting for you, and […]

Vidiquette Series: No Stripes, No Checks, No Service

by Gabby Giles December 28, 2017 Business
Polycom

In this episode, Polly Calm explains the value of wearing the right clothes while video conferencing. Pinstripes, complicated patterns, or check designs can distract the technology from focusing on your words and ideas. Don’t make a camera like the Polycom® EagleEye™ Director work overtime by wearing complicated patterns! Polly also stresses that it is important […]