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David Maldow is the Founder & CEO of Let's Do Video and has been covering the visual collaboration industry, and related technologies, for over 15 years. His background includes 5 years at Wainhouse Research, where he managed the Video Test Lab and evaluated many of the leading solutions at the time. David has authored hundreds of articles both at Telepresence Options, where he was managing partner for several years, as well as at Let's Do Video. David often speaks at industry events and webinars as well as hosting the LDV Live Stream.
The History Of Microsoft Teams

The History Of Microsoft Teams

Microsoft Teams passed 300 million monthly users in May 2023 and shows few signs of stopping. This stat, let alone the other mega numbers and stats, makes it a leader among today’s breed of business communications platforms. Today’s business collaboration apps are the Swiss Army Knives for our desktop workers. Is Microsoft Teams primarily a ...

History of Google Chat

The Ins And Outs Of The History Of Google Chat

Folks familiar with Google Chat will have lived through various iterations of the popular chat app. From Google Talk, being part of Hangouts, and now its own standalone app (but part of Workspace), Google’s messaging offering has changed shape over the past decade or so. Now in its most innovative form yet, Google Chat hosts ...

Google interoperability

Google Is Getting Serious About Interoperability & Integration

Google’s suite of business tools, which includes apps like Google Meet, Google Chat, and Google Calendar, offers a number of interoperability options that allow users to access and share data across different applications and platforms.  These options include APIs, integrations with third-party applications, and support for industry-standard formats. Google also provides a wealth of integration ...

Enterprise Connect

The History Of Enterprise Connect

Enterprise Connect of today not only looks and feels different from Enterprise Connect of old, but it also has a different name, location, and focus. In this post, we walk through how (and where) it started, through some fundamental changes, and introduce what is a fantastic spectacle today. 1 – The beginnings (The PBX Conference) ...