Monthly Archives: January 2011

Day 20: Why We Use Video Conferencing in K-12 Classrooms

This post continues our 20 Day Challenge to understand the technical aspects of videoconferencing, particularly the section on dialing. Each January, we write these 20 Day Video Conference Challenges to share our experiences with others. In the early days of … Continue reading

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Day 19: Information to Keep By the Video Conference Unit

This post continues our 20 Day Challenge to understand the technical aspects of videoconferencing, particularly the section on dialing. Being organized and having quick access to critical information is essential to successful connections for teachers and students. Some of the … Continue reading

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Day 18: Questions to Ask When Purchasing Video Conference Equipment

This post continues our 20 Day Challenge to understand the technical aspects of videoconferencing, particularly the section on dialing. First: Reseller Definition First, realize that Tandberg, Polycom and LifeSize generally do not sell directly to customers. They sell through resellers, … Continue reading

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Day 17: Top 5 Basic Network Troubleshooting Tips

This post continues our 20 Day Challenge to understand the technical aspects of videoconferencing. No Internet, No Videoconference. A phrase we often say to the teachers and educators we support. So in today’s post, let’s look at some basic things … Continue reading

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Day 16: Top 10 Basic Audio and Video Troubleshooting Tips for Video Conferencing

This post continues our 20 Day Challenge to understand the technical aspects of videoconferencing, particularly the section on dialing. Remember that there are four parts to a technically successful video conference: sending video, receiving video, sending audio, and receiving audio. … Continue reading

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Day 15: Dialing Tips for the Codian MCU

This post continues our 20 Day Challenge to understand the technical aspects of videoconferencing, particularly the section on dialing. If you have a Codian bridge, or need to dial into a Codian bridge, you may find these tips helpful. To … Continue reading

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Day 14: Dialing Tips for the Polycom RMX

This post continues our 20 Day Challenge to understand the technical aspects of videoconferencing, particularly the section on dialing. If you have a Polycom RMX, or need to dial into a Polycom RMX, you may find these tips helpful. To … Continue reading

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