Offers Web and Audio Conferencing Solution

Feb 24, 2004

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BEST PRACTICES SERIES, a provider of online collaboration services, has integrated Web and audio conferencing into its online collaboration suite. Available immediately, the new features are designed to enable customers to conduct online meetings--including sales presentations, project team meetings, and training seminars--on-demand. The new offering supports the company's mission to help small-to-midsize businesses, workgroups, and project teams within large organizations collaborate and communicate in a faster and more efficient way.

With Conferencing, organizations can share applications or files with meeting participants in real-time. The solution gives users a set of meeting and presentation tools such as slide annotation, live chat, polling, and Q&A features. With its integrated audio conferencing, customers can manage conference call features directly from a Web-based control panel.'s collaboration suite now includes: Web and Audio Conferencing; Document Manager; Online Calendar; Database Manager; Task Manager; Discussion Forums; and Additional applications including expense reports, opinion polls, contact directories, announcements, wireless access, and PDA synchronization. partnered with Netspoke, a provider of Web and audio conferencing services, to deliver this solution. The new service is available to users directly from within their collaboration environment. Conferencing is available as a premium service to the company's online collaboration suite at a monthly rate of $99.95 for up to 25 simultaneous participants. The audio conferencing rate begins at 12 cents per minute, with no monthly fee. The company is offering customers who subscribe to the new service before April 30th a credit of 300 free audio minutes applied to their account at sign up.