telepresence - face to face or virtual? #OBL12

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There's no doubt that meeting face to face is the best way to get down to real business with your colleagues, clients and partners.But costs, time and many other factors mean we can't always get up close and personal with the people we're doing business with. Bigger bandwidth and faster processors have made video conferencing a very usable technology in business. I took a ride on Polycom's telepresence system and came away very impressed.

Watch the telepresence demo here



Glenn Le Santo
Glenn Le Santo

Editor in Chief, International, at Orange Business. I'm in charge of our International website and the English language blogs at Orange Business. In my spare time I'm literally captain of my own ship, spending my time on the wonderful rivers and canals of England.