More Advantages of Live Event Webcasting

The Benefits & Advantages of Using Live Event Webcasting: Engage a global audience – make it easy for prospective customers to understand and retain your message with streaming audio, video and even PowerPoint slides. Remote Presenters – bring in presenters from anywhere in the world using our convenient Skype link… Now …

Do You Put Your Archived Webcasts to Good Use?

Webcasting tools & techniques have made a huge impact on forward-thinking organizations of all sorts, allowing them to leverage the technology to broaden their reach, spread their message and/or to share vital information. While enabling near-real-time collaboration, remote training and online meetings, some important side-benefits of this technology have also been an increase in …

So if You Insist on Webcasting in HD…

In certain instances, there are advantages to webcasting in High Def – but if you do, there are some things you need to know – namely, how to do so. You need to know about ABR or Adaptive Bitrate video streaming… Adaptive Bitrate (ABR) video streaming is a technology used …

More on Live HD Streaming

This article is an adjunct to a previous post on Live HD Streaming – “So You Want to Webcast in HD – Why” It is important for event managers to know the pros and cons of Streaming High Definition Video Live, if they are to provide a seamless user experience to …

8 Ways to Use Live Webcasting for Business

1. Corporate Messaging The perfect vehicle for getting information out to your entire company at the same time. Whether this is for introducing a new CEO, announcing a corporate buy-out or motivating the sales force with an end-of-quarter review, live webcasts let you reach all of your employees simultaneously without the expense and inconvenience of transporting them all …

The Increasing Business Use of Live Event Webcasting

  The Burgeoning Set of Use Cases for Live Video Streaming An extract from a whitepaper by Steve Vonder Haar of Wainhouse Research    – January 2015 Identifying Innovative Applications for One-to-Many Video Creativity Flourishes in Business Video. When it comes to business communications, live streaming video is no one-trick …

WHY WEBINARS DON’T WORK ANYMORE

[extracts from UStream’s white paper on Live Streaming Technology] For many years, Webinar solutions such as WebEx and Adobe Connect have been used to communicate with audiences. However, traditional webinars aren’t working as well as they once did. Webinar sign-up rates and attendance have slowly eroded, according to the Content Marketing Institute. And for companies that want to reach …

The Cost of Live Webcasting – Pricing

We did a small survey of how a range of companies are charging for their Live Webcasting services and in a nutshell, this is what we found… At the low end we typically got quotes from vendors for encoding services only, of around $1500 per day (on average) of encode, while one of …

So You Want to Webcast in HD – WHY???

I am constantly being asked by clients if I would be Webcasting their event in High Definition (HD). My question to them is – “WHY?” They assume that streaming in HD will somehow increase the visibility/clarity/prominence of their videocast, but what they don’t realize is that only a tiny percentage …