alfaview® press releases
alfaview® Video Conferencing Systems scores again in data protection assessment by data protection authority
data protection November 8, 2021
In its recently published orientation guide, the Data Protection and Freedom of Information Commissioner of Baden-Württemberg lists alfaview® as one of the few GDPR-compliant video conferencing solutions.
The biggest event of nanotechnology industry in Europe, bringing together several hundred participants, is held virtually for the second time this year.
Instead of promoting Europe as an IT location, software developed in Germany is once again being sold on to the USA.
culture and events May 28, 2021
In the final show of "Germany's Next Topmodel", 500 viewers were streamed live into the hall via alfaview® on a video wall.
Since the beginning of the coronavirus pandemic, video conferencing has become an essential part of everyday working life. Reports about their climate-damaging effects are increasingly circulating in the media – they are, however, misleading.
At a panel discussion on “Mobile Working” organised by the German Informatics Society via the alfaview® video conferencing system, chances and challenges of the digitalisation of the working world were discussed by business and science experts.
Millions of employees have been working from home since the beginning of the coronavirus pandemic and would like to continue working remotely at least from time to time as it reduces work related and commuting stress.
Studies have shown that video conferences and home offices can contribute to avoid millions of tons of greenhouse gas emissions. alfaview® provides the technical prerequisites to enable a sustainable rethinking of the world of work.
Health management is a major priority at the video conferencing company alfaview® and the educational company alfatraining. The whole team regularly regularly participates in health-related seminars. The latest course of the series put a focus on a “Healthy back at work” in order to create a more dynamic day at work or in the home office.
In her recent re-evaluation of various video conferencing providers, the Commissioner for Data Protection and Freedom of Information of the State of Berlin warns about using video conferencing providers with data protection concerns, which was criticised by politicians. This criticism, however, is counter-productive.
The handball team Berliner Füchse was supported by fans on Sunday at their match against the Rhein-Neckar-Löwen from Mannheim. Due to the coronavirus pandemic, fans are still not allowed to visit the stadium. However, this weekend, the visitor section in Berlin’s Max-Schmeling-Halle went digital.
data protection February 22, 2021
Due to the continuing high interest, the Data Protection and Freedom of Information Commissioner of the State of Berlin has re-evaluated various video conferencing solutions. The results have now been published: as one of few providers, alfaview receives the maximum of four green lights.
culture and events February 11, 2021
Jan Ullmann and Felix Rehmann already have some experience with online concerts. In contrast to the live streams that have become quite popular on social media, however, the concerts they played on 30 and 31 January 2021 allowed them to interact with the audience by connecting them live to the audience using the alfaview® video conferencing software.
What people in Germany miss most during the Coronavirus crisis is seeing their families and friends. Especially during the upcoming holiday season, however, the need for personal contacts grows.
The working world demands creative solutions for efficient collaboration. It is by now common knowledge that the protection of personal data does not always come first. Nevertheless, tools from US providers are often used due to a supposed lack of alternatives. But is this even allowed from a data protection point of view?
As a consequence of the coronavirus pandemic, the number of video conferences has increased over the past few months. Besides the undeniable advantages of online meetings, however, many users of virtual communication platforms notice a certain exhaustion and fatigue that is currently circulating in the media with the label "zoom fatigue".
web world November 8, 2020
As of now, alfaview® has a new feature: the toolbox allows to integrate additional programmes for collaborative work into the video conference. Depending on the occasion and need, an individual toolbox can thus be configured adapted to the specific requirements of the users.
web world October 30, 2020
alfaview® stands for successful, barrier-free, digital communication. With the current version, a simultaneous interpreting feature is now available as well. This means that the alfaview® meeting can be interpreted by any number of simultaneous interpreters into any language in the world, thus reaching a much larger target audience.