With Adobe Connect 9.7 shipping later this month, I wanted to provide a short walkthrough of the two biggest features in the release.
Today we announced, with the support of many of our technology partners including Apple, Facebook, Google, Microsoft, and Mozilla, that Adobe plans to end-of-life the Flash Player by the end of 2020. The significant progress that has been made on the open web in terms of standards, capabilities, and maturity makes us feel confident that they will ultimately provide a viable alternative for Flash content in the browser moving forward.
Adobe Connect has been at the forefront of enabling impactful web collaboration for over fourteen years. Helping geographically dispersed teams, knowledge workers and educators spread information, gain new skills and complete complex tasks are core to what drives us to advance the product.
Have you ever wondered whether your content and presentation style are truly resonating with your audience during a virtual meeting, or is everyone just off writing emails and texting friends to make weekend plans? Our latest release, Adobe Connect 9.6, lets you take the guesswork out of these questions.
By finding more ways to deliver courses electronically, the University of Arizona (UA) broadens the reach of its educational opportunities. The UA currently offers nearly 70 undergraduate and graduate degree and certificate programs and its learning management system (LMS) holds more than 4,300 courses (15% of its total catalog) used by the university’s 19 colleges.
Adobe is honored to receive the highest score for Webinars and Training use cases once again by Gartner in their recently released Critical Capabilities for Web Conferencing report. The Critical Capabilities report is a compliment to the Gartner Magic Quadrant report and is meant to highlight the strengths of vendors as it relates to the dominant web conferencing use cases.
When Phillips healthcare recognized the need to take their training programs online in order to reach more than 150,000 registered users in over 100 countries they turned to Adobe Connect. Our partnership with Phillips enables them to rapidly produce and distribute e-learning programs that focus on training professionals to use their advanced medical equipment across the globe.
The planning, production, and analysis of a large-scale program can be a grueling process. That being said, as with most large projects, breaking the requirements down in to manageable chunks is an important first step to helping ensure success.
Once again, Adobe has been named a leader in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for Web Conferencing report. We believe our positioning in this report is evidence of our continued commitment to delivering an advanced, feature-rich web conferencing platform that provides best-in-class virtual meetings, training and webinars.
There’s no denying it: where we work is changing, how we work is changing, and when we work is changing. Adobe Connect’s focus on enabling asynchronous collaboration experiences helps the modern employee effectively overcome these challenges. You may be asking yourself what exactly does it mean to work asynchronously? The explanation is relatively simple, with the main point being that simultaneous presence of an entire team need not be a prerequisite to deep collaboration.