The simplicity of collaboration with Zoom

We have added Zoom into our overall ranking and it secured rank number 2 with 95.4%. Zoom offers a broad range of advanced functionality that allows it to compete directly with our highest ranked tool, Citrix GoToMeeting. Continue reading

Professional Tool Testing Discontinuation

In order to deliver accurate and up to date test results we have to discontinue testing tools that no longer meet our selection criteria for one or more reasons.

The following tools have been discontinued in April 2016:

  • Microsoft NetMeeting
  • Microsoft Office Live Meeting
  • Voxwire
  • Vyew
  • MegaMeeting
  • GatherPlace
  • AT&T Connect
  • Intercall Unified Meeting
  • Blackboard Collaborate
  • iVocalize
  • iLinc for meetings
  • SMART Bridgit
  • InstantPresenter

As a reminder, the criteria used to selected web conferencing and webinar applications can be found here.

Conversion Formula for Stars and German Grades Modified

At the beginning of this week, we updated our web conferencing software rankings to change the way we calculate the German grades for ranked tools and their criteria. The German grades also have the important role of governing the amount of stars (or "dots" for criteria) a tool receives, and so this change directly influences the visualization of our rankings for all users.

Why did we do this? Continue reading