TITLE

WebEx champions online instructors

PUB. DATE
April 2004
SOURCE
IT Training;Apr2004, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The future of training is instructor-led courses delivered remotely, in real time, over secure networks, according to web conferencing firm WebEx. The U.S. company made its forecast on the back of the launch of its Training Center product to Great Britain's market. Tony Gasson, vice-president and general manager, EMEA, for WebEx says that although e-learning has its place, it cannot be a substitute for instructor-led training. Gasson says reliability is key to the development of live web-based training. WebEx uses a switched Internet overlay network called MediaTone, which, according to Gasson, is virtually infallible. Training Center lets users create and run courses that can be accessed through a web browser, providing live interaction between students and the instructor.
ACCESSION #
13648357

 

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