What are conferencing tools?
Web conferencing are services that allow conferencing events to be shared with remote locations. Some also provide a recorded copy of the event. Conferencing tools include:
Skype allows users to communicate in groups by voice, video, and instant messaging over the Internet.
Adobe Connect is software that allows users to create information and general presentations, online training materials, web conferencing, learning modules, and user desktop sharing.
Blackboard Collaborate provides a forum for virtual classes, webinars, professional development and blended learning.
Zoom is a video chat tool enabling participants with a webcam to see each other. Features include one-on-one meetings, group video conferences, screen sharing, and the ability to record meetings and have them automatically transcribed.