Cisco video and collaboration solutions integrate with Web 2.0 technologies to reduce costs, avoid travel, and improve the meeting experience

This case study describes how Cisco IT supported a meeting of more than 3100 Cisco executives as a global virtual event using Cisco collaboration solutions and Web 2.0 technologies. Cisco products used to deliver the SLO meeting included Cisco TelePresence, Cisco TV, Cisco WebEx Meeting Center, and Cisco WebEx Event Center.

Benefits Cisco realized many from this virtual collaboration included:

  • Reduced meeting costs by nearly 75 percent
  • Increased employee productivity and reduced emissions by avoiding travel
  • Expanded meeting from two days to three days and served more participants
  • Increased meeting content and access to live and recorded sessions
  • Supported online interaction among presenters and participants

Read the Global Virtual Collaboration Case Study