Category: Contribute ideas
When: 10-10:30 a.m. CST, Jan. 19 Too often great ideas and important details are forgotten when the web conference or video conference ends. What if there was a way to turn that valuable information into a dynamic video stream, accessible to participants anytime, anywhere? You can with Mediasite Join, which automatically records and manages everything […]
Here at Team Mediasite, we like to take time at the end of the year to look back at some of our favorite moments – and there were a lot to pick from! Here are the highlights from 2017. Keep checking back in the coming days and weeks as we count down to our favorite […]
Sonic Foundry announced today that a long-time customer, Florida International University, has completed a major expansion of Mediasite in the colleges of Business, Law, Engineering and Computing and FIU Online. The university has used Mediasite for video management since 2011. With the expansion, completed in June, the university has standardized on Mediasite for video capture, […]
In prehistoric times, people learned by doing — active learning. Through the years, as people settled down and built communities and education became democratized, people discussed scrolls and manuscripts in classes. Thus began the lecture-based model of learning – and the fall of active learning, according to D. Christopher Brooks, Ph.D., Director of Research […]
What’s New in Mediasite: Automated Software Recording, Enhanced Desktop Capture, A Plug-and-Play Device & Interactivity
Our research shows that at minimum, a student watches a Mediasite video every second of every day. Mediasite views are increasing by 89 percent, and video creation is growing by 49 percent year-over-year. That is an incredible explosion of video happening on campuses all over the world. Students crave and demand engaging video content to […]
For the past decade, watching lectures on mobile devices has been all the rage. Now, universities are taking mobile to the next level, leveraging students’ devices as part of their campus video initiatives. Cell phones and tablets are turning everyone – faculty and students alike – into not just content consumers but content creators. Incorporating […]
Recently, hundreds of event professionals – myself included – gathered in New York City for BizBash Live New York 2017. BizBash Live is a one-day conference where the events world can come together to collaborate, attend education sessions and learn about the latest innovations in event management. It was truly an overload of all the senses!
There was a mentalist, nail art, live music and people dressed like a snow globe and a zoltar (remember those fortune telling machines?). He told me that video in events will explode in 2018, by the way! I could even get a cookie with my selfie on it!
I attended BizBash Live with the Mediasite Events crew, showcasing the importance and ease of integrating video in events and meetings.
Interactivity increases student retention, creates powerful faculty-student interactions with quizzes, polls, annotations, customized video libraries and social video
Sonic Foundry’s new and improved video interactivity tools in Mediasite Video Platform are designed to increase student retention and create more powerful engagement between faculty and students. “As video use on campuses grows, students are demanding – and need — a total immersive learning experience and more engaging video content. Mediasite provides the most flexible […]