Cisco Enhances Its Collaboration Tools

Cisco on announced new enhancements to a range of its collaboration tools, together with WebEx and Jabber.

First up, Jabber currently has iPad and Windows purchasers additionally to its existing ones on alternative tablets. Jabber users will currently communicate via a large vary of devices furthermore as connect with the room-sized TelePresence merchandise, as we tend to hinted at in a piece last year here.

Speaking of these wonderful telepresence rooms, there’s a replacement model known as the TX9000 that may support 1080p at sixty frames per second, that makes for a really lifelike expertise. it’ll begin shipping next quarter, and base value is $300,000. Yes, you browse that properly. you’ve got to travel lots of airlines to urge a good ROI on that sort of value.

For reduced budgets, WebEx has conjointly been enhanced. The restructure introduces “meeting spaces” for your conferences, which can store recordings of the conference decision, any relevant files that were used as a part of the discussion and chat records. The beta that I used was still a little wonky however this guarantees to be a solid value-add to assist archive your conferences.