Archive for August, 2016

Remote Healthcare Services and R-HUB’s Web Conferencing Products: A winning pair for Remote Healthcare Assistance

August 21st, 2016

In rural and remote areas, distance poses great problems to both healthcare personnel and patients.The solution is implementing remote healthcare services. Let’s see how R-HUB’s web conferencing products can be really helpful for all those that are involved in remote healthcare assistance.

Not surprisingly, implementing workable remote healthcare services has become a wide-spread solution to several of the many problems posed by distance in rural and remote areas. Not only is remote healthcare assistance able to assure patients a form of quick and immediate help, but it also allows both a good form of remote monitoring and an acceptable level of communication among health personnel, patients and their relatives.

The importance of rural areas must not be underestimated, as 18% of US population still lives in rural areas with a stable trend ( – 0.2% of variation in 2014, according to World Bank:

Common problems to rural areas are usually envisaged as fewer opportunities to have access to health services because of shortages of almost all health professions and health-related infrastructures, older population, higher rate of health risks and health-diseases.

R-HUB’s web conferencing servers have some special features that make them particularly appealing for those who aim to implement workable remote healthcare services. They can be summarized-up in reliability, integration, ease, price.

Reliability: R-HUB’s web conferencing servers are not connection reliant, not being based on hosted services. This solves immediately one of the most common and annoying problems of any remote service in rural areas, that of spotty connections.

Video quality – that is awful through a spotty connection – is particularly important during a video conference, as the doctor must be able to see the patient in great details to understand his conditions.

Integration: R-HUB’s web conferencing servers can be easily integrated with most devices, especially with tablets, I-phones, and smart phones, being R-HUB’s products fully supported by Android, iOS, Windows.

Ease: R-HUB’s web conferencing servers are so small, light, silent and compact that they can be easily set on the shelf of a bookcase. Really plug-and-play devices, they need no maintenance and are self-installing and self-configuring. This is a real plus in rural areas, where there are not IT teams and it is difficult to get help.

Price: An additional problem with rural areas is that implementing services is expensive or not sufficiently remunerative, being customers (and consequently sales) too few.

On this profile, R-HUB’s products allow big cost-cuttings, as both they need no maintenance and IT support; their prices are objectively cheap. In facts, the most expensive R-HUB’s web conferencing servers server costs only 1495 US$

There are other interesting features of R-HUB’s products, like their extremely user-friendly graphic interface that is particularly suitable and easy to use for old people, and the high level of security that is ensured by R-HUB’s on-premise server web conferencing technology.

R-HUB offer a 30 days free trial period and the opportunity to open a free account. This is a great occasion for all those who wish to discover R-HUB and their servers. For further information, please visit their web site at

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If you hate traffic, Work Remotely!

August 18th, 2016

Remote work is the definitive solution to stress and time wasting. It really improves the life quality and productivity of your staff, while carbon dioxide emissions get cut down dramatically. Let’s see why R-HUB technology can provide your company with the perfect remote work system.

Tired of getting stuck in the traffic every morning? Try working remotely just for one day a week, and you will experience one of the biggest life quality improvements of forever.

It is not only about traffic. You won’t need to spend hours to find parking in crowded business quarters any longer, for example. No more nasty colleagues, no more poor food quality canteens, no more clumsy coffee machines that turn out muddy liquids with the excuse of supplying you with your necessary daily caffeine dose. Not only will you save a lot of money by cutting down on  fuel and car expenses, but also a big quantity of time. Last but not least, you will give a significant contribution to the environment by decreasing the level of your carbon dioxide emissions.

Once you have considered the advantages of remote work, you will probably ask yourself how to arrange an optimal remote work system in your company. To cut it short, you need to have a technology at hand that give your remote workers the same advantages as office staffs. In particular, it is necessary to implement:

  • A good and safe connection to your company network;
  • Providing remote workers with a phone number that makes working remotely identical to working in a real office;
  • Avoiding that your remote workers might be left out of any conferences.

All this tasks are easily performed by R-HUB’s secure, remote support servers. Silent and small, R-HUB’s remote support servers are really inexpensive (the most expensive unit costs only $ 1495) and really plug-and-play machines: you have just to press on, and they start running. That’s all. They need no maintenance, they upgrade, self-configure and self-initialize themselves automatically. Easy, isn’t it?

We said that remote work can really help environment. How? Consider that one gallon of gasoline produces about 18 pounds of carbon dioxide; now, try to reckon how much carbon dioxide can be saved per year, if your workers stop driving their 20 km a day to reach their offices. You will get the stunning number of over 10.000 pounds a year for each single worker.

In conclusion, remote work is a great way to improve your workers’ life quality by helping the environment at the same time. And the increase in productivity of your staff will largely pay you back your investment.

If you wish to learn more about this topic, please visit R-HUB website  at

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Help anyone Remotely with R-HUB Remote Support Servers

August 12th, 2016

R-HUB remote support servers provide a great way to help everybody remotely, no matter if he is a technician, a salesman, or simply a friend that needs help. In this post, we will review this precious tool of R-HUB product suite.

Ever been in need of giving or getting remote help? Probably many times, especially for technical issues, like something to fix or a PC that won’t work. Or you have been in a situation where remote help could have sorted things out without the need of the physical (and usually very expensive) presence of a technician. Now, maybe you do not know that remote support sessions are a great way to provide quick and easy remote help, no matter whether it is your sales agent that needs help, or a friend that has problems with its pc.

What is a remote support session? In a remote support session, someone that is called remote supporter can help a customer or another member of the staff to resolve issues through connecting to his laptop, pc, or mobile device. The supporter can also get full control of the remote computer and convert an attended session into an unattended one.  Other features of R-HUB remote supporting are document sharing, fully registration of sessions for auditing or other purposes, and remote access to a pc or laptop by utilizing a mobile, as R-HUB servers fully support Android, IPad and IPhones. Last, it is also possible to run multiple support sessions on the same computer.

In this way, remote help is given without sending someone on the spot, with consequent money saving. There are some other advantages, anyway, like, for example:

  • The remote supporters has the whole documentation at hand and can share easily, documents and knowledge with the person in need;
  • The multiple support session feature allows getting help from a team, even composed of several people that are not physically on the same place.

A R-HUB remote support session is managed through a R-HUB remote support server. Light, small and silent (they have the size of a book and can be easily stored on a shelf of a bookcase) , R-HUB remote support servers are plug-and-play machines, which mean that they start working immediately after being connected to the electricity grid.

Other interesting features common to all R-HUB remote support servers are that they are easy to install and configure, they are self-upgrading, and they need no maintenance or IT dedicated teams.

Price is low. A R-HUB remote support server costs $295 only. On line, free trials are available, all you need do is to open a free account. If you are interested, visit R-HUB web site,

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4 Ways Designers can Profit from Web Conferencing

August 11th, 2016

Web conferencing is a new powerful professional tool that can really help designers in their daily tasks, from performing tests in real time to collecting users’ feedbacks.

Let’s see 4 tips to start with web conferencing.

Could a designer profit from web conferencing? The answer is definitively yes. Web conferencing can be helpful to a web designer at least in four ways:

1.) Web conferencing allows a designer to draw sketches in real time together with his customers.

Web conferencing allows users to work remotely, without the need of physical displacements. A designer can work out a wireframe or a mock-up while the customers look at him through the screen, getting precious feedbacks from his customer in real time.

2.) Web conferencing allows designers to perform usability tests in an easier and faster way.

Web conferencing allows designers to test their artefacts on a group of users in real time and in real life situations. In this way, data can be collected without the need to gather the participants in a physical place.

3.) Web conferencing allows designers to register and film experiments, meetings and conversations.

Through web conferencing products registering or filming a conference in HI quality definition is easy. In this way, it is no longer necessary to spend or invest money in expensive cameras and related equipment.

4.) Web conferencing allows designers to collect user feedbacks in a very natural and easy way.

Pools and raise-hand buttons are only two of the several functionalities that are available on many web conferencing product graphic interfaces to collect participants’ feedbacks. It is also possible to share and collect documents, files, photos, and, obviously, to chat.

These are only few of the many functionalities that today’s web conferencing products offer to designers. Web conferencing is a new world to explore, the potentialities of which are not totally known. But we hope that these tips can stimulate readers to make experiments and explore this new interesting tool.

In this article, the reference is mainly to the tools and functionalities of the products of the company R-HUB (Website:, but the following considerations can be naturally generalized to every web conferencing product that has similar features.

If you wish further information, please visit R-HUB web site. They offer free trial on their products and also the opportunity to open a free account.

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Why Web Conferencing has been deeply changing Distance Learning

August 9th, 2016

It is the whole set of the features that come available during a web conference that makes this instrument so appealing for both educators and pupils. For example, consider how the possibility of recording and posting lessons online has revolutionized the world of distance learning.

They say that the web is not about publishing, but about keeping contents on line forever. This specific feature of the web offers a great instrument to educators, as it changes the way education is delivered. Storing a whole set of classes on a web conferencing platform has led, for example, to a revolution on the way of conducting online classes.

The point to understand is that online classes are accessible to anyone who may have missed them live. This is a great solution for classes where students have different schedules from each other, like in international classes where students necessarily connect at different times.

Even though a student may not be able to ask live questions because he missed the lesson, he may see all of the questions that other students asked live. New questions may be also asked by posting some comments on the web page of the on-line archived lesson.

To cut it short, not only does the web make education independent from the space, but also from the time. This is the real feature of the web that makes the difference with the traditional medias. Profiting from the web means understanding this crucial point.

The progress in web conferencing technology has made other interesting ways to exploit the web become available for both students and teachers over the years. In general, web conferencing creates an interactive environment that is perfect for educational purpose because of its many useful features, among which we mention:

  • Document sharing;
  • Chats;
  • Functions to raise hands;
  • Online pools;
  • The possibility to pass presenter control to one’s own assistants during a presentation.

So, we must conclude that web conferencing that encompasses whole set of web conferencing functionalities, opens a new frontier for educators. Their development is thus likely to be going to change education deeply again in the next few years.

If you are a teacher and you wish to explore the new opportunities that web conferencing offer to educators, we signal that the web conferencing server producer R-HUB offers a 30 days free trial on their web conferencing products plus several tutorials. It could be the right occasion to explore the world of web conferencing and understand what useful tool it can be in education. For further information, please visit R-HUB’s web site,

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