When AV over IP is discussed, video compression is alluded to as a problem, a necessary evil of sorts to get the job done, but that messes up signal quality. If only we had unlimited bandwidth! Tom Vanthuyne takes that idea and turns it on its head a bit by talking about the benefits of video compression. His article below is a good primer on how compression works and why we need it.
Joan Vandermate also talks best practices for collaboration in medium-sized conference rooms, including flexibility, camera placement, furniture choices and of course, the importance of good audio.