Nine out of ten people do not work at corporate headquarters. HD video conferencing is for those that are looking for a life-like solution that encourages natural interaction, or businesses that need to easily connect a PC or use a white board that everyone can see clearly. Some may be looking for one-on-one solutions whereas others may need to interact with a large group.
HD video conferencing systems vary widely but a range would start at $3K-8K for a basic system and go up to tens or even hundreds of thousands of dollars per room depending on functionality and features.
How many different people can be on one call?
Depending on how your video communication system will be used, you may require multiple users to be on each call at once. Some systems may only support point-to-point (one-on-one) calls on their own, and require additional hardware and investment for multipoint call.
Is it worth the investment?
Many companies find that when they reduce travel expenses in addition to time; their overall productivity increases, therefore making the return certainly worth the financial investment.
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