Why Video Communication is Poised for Explosive Growth in 2015

Written by Dave Tidler, Media Services Solutions Architect, Yorktel.

If you think video conferencing technology, streaming media, and webcast technologies aren’t changing as rapidly as other technologies, you need to think again. A 2013 survey conducted by Ragan Communications and Ignite Technologies involving 713 corporate communicators — including company …


New!! CityNext: Building the Cities of the Future

By the year 2050, approximately 70 percent of the planet’s human population will be living in cities. That is an astounding figure, and it’s now up to city and government leaders to properly equip our cities to not only efficiently manage the massive influx of inhabitants, but to simultaneously usher …


The history of CWOW: Passionate, proactive educators utilize VTC to overcome geographic challenges

Imagine being an instructor 12 years ago in the far reaches of Alaska, yearning for access to more educational opportunities for your students and more collaboration with your peers.

Now, imagine pulling dusty, slightly outdated videoconferencing equipment out of a closet, with the vague notion that the solution to your …


The trends, policies and technologies driving telemental health adoption – a Q&A with Dr. Marlene Maheu

In our last post on the Public Sector View, we featured part one of a two-part interview with Dr. Marlene M. Maheu, the Executive Director of the Telemental Health Institute, Inc. and a speaker in the upcoming Webinar entitled, “TeleMental Health and Healthcare Reform: Learn how telehealth extends