Tag: lecture capture
From 5 Competing Campus Video Solutions to One: Lessons Learned in Consolidating A Lecture Capture Program
Learning management systems have come a long way since their infancy in the late 90s. Today, the LMS of your college or university likely plays a major role in your day-to-day instructional strategies. And for many of you, the same can be said for the massive number of videos you’re creating. That’s why it only […]
This week, hundreds of European higher education leaders, teachers, trainers and digital resource creators will convene in Belgium for Media & Learning 2018: Video in Higher Education. Hosted by the Media & Learning Association and KU Leuven on 14 – 15 June, the conference will highlight the latest pedagogical and technical developments to integrate video […]
A decade ago, students started watching lectures on their smartphones. Fast forward to today and mobile devices are turning them, and everyone else on campus, into content producers. Universities are now leveraging student-owned devices as part of their campus video initiatives. Increasingly at institutions worldwide, labs, classrooms, closets, parks, cafeterias and common spaces are being […]
Video use in higher education shouldn’t be a one-way experience. It should be an interactive learning tool, one that can improve student retention, create powerful faculty-student interaction, and empower students to collaborate in ways that take learning in exciting new directions. At least that’s how we see it here. As a global leader for video […]
What do IT leaders in higher ed think about the role of digital learning technologies? How are those technologies evolving from year to year? And what are the biggest challenges in applying them effectively? In this Q&A, Dr. Kenneth C. Green, a renowned authority on information technology in higher ed, discusses select findings and implications from […]
University completes mass migration of 10,000 videos to Mediasite
Sonic Foundry today announces Florida Atlantic University has selected Mediasite campus wide to create online learning content and serve as the central dynamic repository for all academic video files on campus. The south Florida university began using Mediasite in May 2017 for lecture capture in the College of Business, Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine, […]
Goethe University in Frankfurt, Germany is celebrating, because its campus-wide video deployment reached an impressive milestone – the 1 million views mark.
Since 2011, the university has trusted Mediasite to capture what’s happening in its classrooms and on campus. To date there are more than 15,000 Mediasite videos on its server – 10,000 hours of content – that have received 1 million views.
From a central location on campus, the university captures what goes on in about 400 classrooms. Its AV team can cover 100 rooms simultaneously with Mediasite. Currently, the usage is very widespread across all areas of study.
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, […]
Living in tornado alley, one must always be prepared for Mother Nature to rear her ugly head. With a threat of severe weather, there are the typical precautions people take, like boarding up windows, creating an emergency plan and stocking up on food. Something else that’s essential that might not be as obvious is the […]