WebRTC was open-sourced by Google in May 2011; the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) is still drafting the full API definition. Enabling real-time communication without the need to download a separate plugin is a major change from traditional unified communications and collaboration (UCC) offerings.
Nearly all of the providers evaluated in this research note offer enterprise video platforms that support the increasing demand for user-generated video content, video content management, portals, webcasting, and video as business.
Locating the right video content all the way down to a scene is now a capability thanks to content analytics. This means that libraries of existing recorded video content can be unleashed to help power up knowledge sharing at new levels.