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Tips for a Stress Free Webcasting Experience

Posted by on Jul 29, 2015 in MediaPlatform Blog | Comments Off

Tips for a Stress Free Webcasting Experience

Webcasting is an increasingly popular way of communicating to a targeted audience. If you are new to webcasting, or uncertain of what it really is, it is an online event which uses audio, video, and other interactive tools to allow the presenter and audience to communicate throughout the presentation. A webcast can be delivered in real-time or on-demand for viewing at a later date. But it is often the live presentation that causes the most anxiety and stress. Since webcasting is 90% dependent on technology, it can be a little scary when things don’t go exactly as planned. The good news is that it doesn’t have to be that way. When you have the right tools, tips, and support, webcasting can be an enjoyable and successful experience. Here are a few tips to ensure your webcast is stress-free:

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MediaPlatform Recognized as a Sample Vendor in Two Gartner Hype Cycles

Posted by on Jul 28, 2015 in MediaPlatform Blog, News and Events | Comments Off

MediaPlatform Recognized as a Sample Vendor in Two Gartner Hype Cycles

MediaPlatform, Inc. (www.mediaplatform.com), the leading enterprise video and webcasting solution, today announced that, Gartner, the world’s leading information technology research and advisory company, named MediaPlatform as a sample vendor in the Enterprise Video Content Management sections of the Hype Cycle for Content Management, 2015 and the Hype Cycle for Unified Communications and Collaboration, 2015.

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Enterprise Video Communications Visionary Joins MediaPlatform

Posted by on Jul 23, 2015 in MediaPlatform Blog, News and Events, Press Releases | Comments Off

MediaPlatform, Inc. (www.mediaplatform.com), the leading enterprise video and webcasting platform for corporate communications, training and collaboration, today announced an addition to its executive team with the hiring of a veteran of the video communications industry, Mike Newman.

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How to Successfully Optimize your Network for Video Deployment

Posted by on Jul 22, 2015 in MediaPlatform Blog | Comments Off

How to Successfully Optimize your Network for Video Deployment

You did it. You finally selected an enterprise video platform. All the hard work is done right? Well, not exactly. If you are an internal communications professional it might be easy to forget that there are a few things that need to be in place for your deployment. Like optimizing your network so everything runs smoothly. Don’t worry, it’s not that difficult. Here are a few tips to ensure you never have to second guess your enterprise video technology decision.

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How Government Can Benefit from Enterprise Video

Posted by on Jul 15, 2015 in MediaPlatform Blog | Comments Off

How Government Can Benefit from Enterprise Video

Keeping everyone connected and engaged can be tough work for government organizations. Unlike many traditional businesses, government institutions tend to be decentralized with many employees working outside of the office. There are also usually many external contributors ranging from external members on boards and committees, to associated services like police and fire, to outside city workers. Many of these employees lack government email addresses or direct access to a computer. To effectively unite and engage all government workers it’s important to invest in the right enterprise collaboration technology. An enterprise video platform is quickly becoming the tool of choice for many government organizations. Here’s why:

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How Secure is Your Video Content?

Posted by on Jul 8, 2015 in MediaPlatform Blog | Comments Off

How Secure is Your Video Content?

One of the most important concerns when adopting enterprise video technology revolves around the security of the platform. And with good reason too! Suffering a security breach can cause irreparable harm to both your business and your customers. But depending on your role, you might not always consider why security is crucial. Especially if you are an internal communicator, where your first priority is likely the functionality and feature set of the technology. However once IT gets involved (and they likely should) you are going to need to answer questions related to the security of the enterprise video platform.

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10 Questions to Ask when Selecting an Enterprise YouTube:

Posted by on Jul 1, 2015 in MediaPlatform Blog | Comments Off

10 Questions to Ask when Selecting an Enterprise YouTube:

Enterprise YouTubes have come a long way in the last ten years. However many companies are still hesitant to adopt this video technology. This is partly because a lot of us don’t understand what an enterprise YouTube is, or what business challenges it can solve. There are lots of technologies that allow us to upload and share video, but they don’t always have the feature set of a dedicated solution. Only a dedicated platform can help you and your company realize the full benefits of video in the enterprise.

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