Predicting the demise of the physical desk has been a bit like predicting the paperless office. While great in theory, there are many constraints, often personal and social rather than technical, which makes the reality somewhat more complex to achieve.
The impact of tablets on video conferencing
Video conferencing has had many false dawns, but perhaps something is changing. Some of the technology perceptions that have affected its adoption for a long time still persist. There are concerns about interoperability between different vendors’ products, the quality of the sound and video, the communications costs and impact on network bandwidth. Most of these concerns are no longer valid, yet something stills seems to be holding adoption back.