3 common myths about HD video conferencing

The rumor is HD video conferencing can be intimidating.
The reality is that once you know the facts, making video calls is one of the best ways to connect for business purposes.

  • Myth 1​​​

Installation is a pain.

Video conferencing via the cloud doesn’t require any major hardware or software purchases.
Everything is provided online, so installation is easy.


Some services automatically detect your devices, including headset, mic,
speakers, and camera, for quick and easy calls with little to no setup required.

  • My​th 2

The costs are prohibitive.

Actually, many of today’s top video conferencing services are low-cost, especially when implemented company-wide. Meetings can happen without plane travel, hotels, cabs, and meals. And that translates to big savings.

  • Myth 3

Connecting everyone is hard.

In fact, connecting is easier than you think. You can hold an HD video2 conference from your favorite device and accommodate up to 250 people on a single call.
Everyone is connected, no matter where they are.


Communication is stronger when you connect.
There’s no substitute for seeing the other people in the meeting.

87% of remote users feel more connected when video conferencing is used.4
65% of communication is non-verbal, so users collaborate better when it’s visual.4

Don’t let your business suffer by falling behind in the latest tech advances.
Video conferencing allows you to save money
and foster better connections with both employees and clients.

Visit to learn more about HD video conferencing with Skype for Business now.


Published: 12/31/2015 9:15