In offices, labs, classrooms, and clinics, teams gather around interactive surfaces for a new culture of high-speed collaboration
There’s little doubt in the minds of business experts and trend-watchers – the more effectively people collaborate, the better they can take on, and solve, tough problems.
And when everyone has fast access to content in an inviting, energetic environment, they’re eager to come together and participate.
Working jointly at today’s collaboration tables and other active surfaces, co-workers find a digital canvas to easily access, manage, and share the content they need to collaborate effectively.
Enabled by the latest in glass innovations, teammates can integrate rich media, draw and analyze whiteboard concepts on the fly, and join high-definition video calls. They can capture and share screens, and do research seamlessly on one glistening surface.
This transformative concept is no longer a scene from science fiction – it’s a reality in your home, conference room, doctor’s office, or classroom. The global enterprise collaboration market is expected to grow at a compounded annual growth rate of more than 9 percent through 2019.
And no wonder. Rich visual imagery, physical involvement, and the ability to instantly integrate different types of content makes for a memorable learning experience for students of any age. And medical teams can consult with multiple partners, draw in patient information and treatment options, and monitor conditions remotely -- all on the same intelligent surface.
Here’s how glass is pairing collaboratively with this new way of working, learning, and staying healthy: