Posted 08/12/2020 by
When the pandemic hit, global businesses with physical offices quickly had to redeploy their employees to work from home. By leveraging technologies such as videoconferencing and collaboration tools, many organizations saw increased profitability from their teams—proving telecommuting can be a viable option for businesses that previously didn’t offer work-from-home or remote-work options.
Posted 07/31/2020 by
The healthcare industry certainly is top of mind for many of us these days, as it’s been one of the hardest hit industries during the pandemic. As of this writing, in the US alone there have been more than 3.6 million cases of the coronavirus, and that number still is growing. Some hospitals are quite overwhelmed, and other primary-care practices have reported service reductions of up to 70 percent—as patients have postponed care that’s not deemed urgent.
Posted 07/27/2020 by
Schools across the nation are experiencing a staggering impact from COVID-19 to the way they support learning and engagement. As of March 2020, a report from UNESCO1 reported that some 1.3 billion learners (or 80 percent) around the world weren’t able to attend school or university due to the pandemic. With the start date of schools quickly approaching and, in some areas, infection rates still rising, many schools and parents are trying to plan their next steps while understanding what all of this means for students.
Posted 06/19/2020 by
It was the simplest product requirement I have ever written. Just one sentence: “Bring Telepresence to the desktop and make it CEO-proof”. When we launched in March 2010 industry analyst Andrew Davies at Wainhouse Research wrote: “For most of my life I wanted a Porsche, now I think I want a Tandberg EX90 instead.” At a time where PC-based video was still pretty useless and the iPad was not even invented, it became very clear to us that we had totally nailed it.
Posted 06/18/2020 by
ScanSource is proud to present PowerHours, a virtual learning series designed to power up your business now. Our partners spoke, and we listened. We acknowledge that we’re in unprecedented times, and businesses are facing new kinds of challenges. ScanSource is here to provide the most relevant and forward-focused knowledge to help our partners succeed.