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ALSO CALLED: Audioconferences, Telephone Conferences, Conference Calls
DEFINITION: A porta-person is a device-based representation of an individual for teleconference applications. A porta-person may be a robot or a device that combines a PC or terminal with peripherals such as cameras, microphones and stereo sound systems. There are a number of applications for porta-people. For example, if a certain member of a conference group cannot be physically present at a meeting, a PC  … 
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How Video Conferencing and Collaboration Could Transform the Retail Industry
sponsored by Arkadin
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses the use of integrated video and collaborative communications within the retail industry, describing how video technology could enhance and simplify the work that employees accomplish each day.
Posted: 25 Jul 2014 | Published: 30 Apr 2014

Arkadin

Innovative Uses of TelePresence: Beyond the Boardroom
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper showcases a variety of use cases in which telepresence is redefining collaboration in the real world, from film producer Jerry Bruckheimer to fashion designer Tommy Hilfiger. Read now to begin envisioning the many ways in which telepresence can infuse innovation into your company's current collaboration strategies.
Posted: 09 Jul 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2012

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Use Telepresence to Improve 5 Essential Areas of Your Organization
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper describes a video communications solution for organizations that need to collaborate from a distance, but still desire the benefits of in-person interaction. Read more to learn how telepresence can enhance your business's day-to-day operations.
Posted: 08 Jul 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2012

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Cisco Unified Communication Manager - Digit Manipulation
sponsored by Global Knowledge
WHITE PAPER: Review why we would need to modify either the calling-party or called-party number, or both, to accommodate the various dial-plans that a phone call might encounter. We will also reviewed the tools available to us, as well as the various locations the modifications can be performed.
Posted: 18 Jun 2013 | Published: 02 May 2013

Global Knowledge

Cisco Telepresence Zones
sponsored by Global Knowledge
WHITE PAPER: The concept of zones in Cisco TelePresence products is confusing to many people; but this white paper should clear up some of the confusion.
Posted: 01 Apr 2013 | Published: 01 Apr 2013

Global Knowledge

Executive Visions on Video in the Workplace
sponsored by UStream
WHITE PAPER: Access the following white paper to uncover how leading executives are leveraging the effectiveness of live video for higher sales and customer engagement. Discover the technology to consider and why a live video initiative should be implemented as soon as possible.
Posted: 20 Feb 2014 | Published: 20 Feb 2014

UStream

The Power of In-Person Meetings
sponsored by Cisco
WHITE PAPER: View this comprehensive white paper that breaks down the top benefits of in-person meetings, and how businesses can still achieve the effects even with global colleagues, customers, or partners.
Posted: 23 Jan 2014 | Published: 23 Jan 2014

Cisco

Beyond the Boardroom: Innovative Uses of TelePresence
sponsored by Cisco
WHITE PAPER: Access this brief resource to uncover a list of use cases for telepresence beyond the traditional boardroom setting.
Posted: 23 Jan 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2012

Cisco

Getting Mobile Collaboration Right
sponsored by Avaya
WHITE PAPER: This valuable guide offers information and advice to help you prepare and build an intelligent mobile collaboration strategy.
Posted: 19 Jun 2013 | Published: 19 Jun 2013

Avaya

What’s New with IP Office 8.1
sponsored by Avaya
WHITE PAPER: This brief guide details the new features and improvements of the communications system IP Office 8.1, explaining how this tool can help you support increased scalability, integrated video collaboration, increased mobility, and more.
Posted: 18 Jun 2013 | Published: 31 Dec 2012

Avaya

The Art of Teleworking
sponsored by Polycom, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This paper analyzes the teleworker's primary challenges and offers ideas for overcoming them. It highlights the advances of technology that make teleworking truly successful and of greater benefit to both teleworkers and their organizations.
Posted: 05 Sep 2012 | Published: 31 Oct 2011

Polycom, Inc.

Business Case for Integrated Unified Communications and Contact Center Solution
sponsored by ShoreTel - OLD
WHITE PAPER: In this whitepaper, discover how using unified communications (UC) in your contact center can help you increase effective communications between employees and clients, which will improve your customer satisfaction, retention, and loyalty rates.
Posted: 08 Jun 2012 | Published: 30 Jun 2010

ShoreTel - OLD

Managing a Remote Workforce: Proven Practices from Successful Leaders
sponsored by Citrix Online Go To Meeting
WHITE PAPER: Access this report from research and advisory firm Work Design Collaborative, LLC (WDC) to learn about the business benefits of a remote workforce and the best practices and technologies IT can implement to leverage them.
Posted: 16 Jan 2012 | Published: 16 Jan 2012

Citrix Online Go To Meeting

The Future of Business Collaboration
sponsored by Citrix Online Go To Meeting
WHITE PAPER: Gone are the days of cramming everyone into a stuffy conference room to work on a project. Today's mobile, dispersed workforce collaborates across distances.This white paper addresses the issues and challenges surrounding remote collaboration, exploring just how to succeed in this new world of work.
Posted: 16 Jan 2012 | Published: 16 Jan 2012

Citrix Online Go To Meeting

Cut Costs and Drive Efficiency of Virtual Teams
sponsored by Citrix Online Go To Meeting
WHITE PAPER: Examining results from a recently commissioned a survey of 2,318 respondents, this brief looks at the benefits of using audio conferencing combined Web conferencing to optimize team communication.
Posted: 11 Jan 2012 | Published: 06 Jan 2009

Citrix Online Go To Meeting

Five Tips for Better Virtual Meetings
sponsored by Citrix Online Go To Meeting
WHITE PAPER: Virtual meetings are becoming the standard communication platform for businesses but they require careful consideration and planning to offset issues that result from the distance.  Take a look at this brief resource to discover five easy tips to enhance your virtual meeting.
Posted: 01 Oct 2011 | Published: 01 Oct 2011

Citrix Online Go To Meeting

Top Ten Considerations When Evaluating Unified Communications Solutions
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Businesses of all sizes are taking advantage of the rapid advancements in unified communications.   Now you can download a Cisco white paper to help make the best unified communications decisions. The paper breaks down ten areas you should consider when evaluating an upgrade of unified communications solutions.
Posted: 17 Jun 2011 | Published: 17 Jun 2011

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Business Transformation Through Telepresence
sponsored by AT&T Corp
WHITE PAPER: Check out this research brief as it explores key findings to maximize business telepresence value by understanding how telepresence works as an enabler for business transformation. Learn how best-in-class organizations deploy telepresence to gain business value and see benefits that drive top-line growth.
Posted: 16 Jun 2011 | Published: 16 Jun 2011

AT&T Corp

Enterprise Mobility Guide 2011
sponsored by Sybase, an SAP company
WHITE PAPER: Mobile apps and tablets are transforming enterprises across the globe right now. How can you be sure you're staying ahead of the curve while increasing productivity and enhancing customer satisfaction? Get the The Enterprise Mobility Guide 2011.
Posted: 27 May 2011 | Published: 27 May 2011

Sybase, an SAP company

Top Ten Considerations When Evaluating Unified Communications Solutions: Learn the top solution differentiators to look for before deciding.
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Businesses of all sizes are taking advantage of the rapid advancements in unified communications.   Now you can download a Cisco white paper to help make the best unified communications decisions. The paper breaks down ten areas you should consider when evaluating an upgrade of unified communications solutions.
Posted: 26 May 2011 | Published: 26 May 2011

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Five Myths About Telepresence
sponsored by Polycom, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In this paper, uncover the top five myths surrounding telepresence technologies, and learn how visual communication is rapidly transforming the way people live, learn and work.
Posted: 13 May 2011 | Published: 13 May 2011

Polycom, Inc.

The Future of Business: Preparing to Meet its Challenges
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Cisco is addressing today's dominant trends and their implications for transforming IT architectures and critical business processes. This paper examines these trends, describes why the network is the logical starting point for transforming business, and offers insight into the most strategic IT investments that businesses should consider today.
Posted: 15 Mar 2011 | Published: 15 Mar 2011

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Ease of Use in Web Conferencing – The Cost Benefits Of Making Usability a Priority
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: The benefits of Web conferencing have motivated many to become proficient at its use. But the economic downturn has brought a new urgency to finding ways to cut costs and work together efficiently. This study examines the role of usability as the major issue that stands in the way of truly beneficial adoption of web conferencing by the mainstream.
Posted: 18 Jun 2010 | Published: 18 Feb 2009

IBM

Save with on-premise conferencing
sponsored by Dimension Data.
WHITE PAPER: In the current economic downturn, the business case for on-premise conferencing solutions is too compelling to ignore. Read this paper to learn more about the business case for on-premise conferencing, the historic challenges of conferencing, and how to save costs with unified conferencing.
Posted: 08 Jun 2010 | Published: 01 Apr 2009

Dimension Data.

Finding a Route to Recovery: Four Strategies
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Some small businesses are proactively finding roads to recovery, using network technology to reposition themselves. Their rules: Rethink the way business has been done, and accelerate recovery by investing in 21st-century technology that raises revenues, controls costs, and/or improves cash flow.
Posted: 19 Oct 2009 | Published: 19 Oct 2009

Cisco Systems, Inc.
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TELECONFERENCES DEFINITION (continued): …  or terminal takes that member's place. The PC or terminal may be set down on the conference table at the spot the member would normally occupy. Watch a brief porta-person demonstration.The porta-person employs a high-speed Internet connection in conjunction with voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) for transmitting the images and sound. At the member's actual location a panoramic display along with "surround sound" creates the virtual equivalent of the conference room. Some high-end porta-person systems employ mobile robots that move around the meeting room, along with remote-control … 
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