What is the zoom App and why it so popular?

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Intro of Zoom app

Zoom is a US-based Video Communications Technology headquartered in California (USA). Zoom provides video /audio telephony, and online chat services as a cloud-hosted. The company is now the combination of Telecommunication going to be used for online live video conference and beyond communication. Today it’s become more popular for distance educations for School and Higher studies.

The brain behind Zoom App

As per sources Eric Yuan (CEO and founder Zoom) a former Cisco Webex engineer founded Zoom in the year 2011. The journey of zoom communications begin and in the year 2013 launched its first software.  Currently, the company becomes multibillion USD incorporation.  He is a Chinese born American businessman who makes a mark.

Product and solutions of Zoom Video Communication

Currently, the zoom is the main business to provide as follows:

Meetings and chats: which includes HD quality video, audio, collaborations, and chat. Online Meetings, Training & Technical Support

Room and workspaces: Known as Zoom rooms Conference rooms that make it easy to run or join video meetings simply. Just tap of a button your conference room ready to meet global internal and external clients.

  • Remote management and software provisioning
  • Set and manage rooms by location hierarchies
  • Role-based administration and alerts for room issues

The cost of Room and workspaces is $49/month subscription fee per room

ZoomFone

Unify your phone, chat, meetings, and video with one platform.

One unified app for phone, video, meetings, and chat.  Receive calls, share content, and participate in video conferences. Communicate and collaborate with native apps includes windows, macOS, and android app.

  • Enterprise cloud phone system: It will work like normal traditional phone features includes additional better customer interactions.
  • Centralized management: Manage users and monitor all calls with centralized administration.
  • Secure and reliable communications :

Zoomfone is currently available for selective countries only. For more detail visit zoom.us official website.

Zoom Video Webinars: Cloud-based reliable Video webinar virtual events and broadcast globally.

  • HD video and audio share and collaborate with up to 100 live video participants.
  •  Live broadcast social channels with Facebook live and youtube channel.
  • Full features host controls, Mute/unmute participants
  • Reporting and analytics get reports
  • Keeps your audience engaged Chat, Q&A and polling, etc.
  • Integrate with different streamline your marketing apps.
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Reliability and speed of zoom app

Zoom app is one of the best cloud-based remote access and video conferencing app. As per users’ experiences anybody can use this app and technology seamlessly. In a low bandwidth, Zoom works smoothly compared to counterpart.  Android platform Zoom app become one of the most downloadable apps.

We are everywhere in this pandemic situation zoom to help us a lot. No needs to register using Email id and contact information. Just put your name for identification that’s is.

Earlier we also like to use Skype, WebEx, and hangout. The Zoom is going to compete in terms of technology and features.

Zoom app tutorial

Zoom Meeting Plans for Your Business comes with Free for SMEs

Free features enabled app is now being used globally during the lockdown. The teachers and SMEs who are not looking for any paid solutions. Many additional advanced features are available in Paid versions.

For more detail visit the pricing section of Zoom.us

  • Host and 100 participants
  • Unlimited 1 to 1 meeting
  • For group, meetings allow 40 minutes which is sufficient for a common conference.
  • No limit for meetings you can re-schedule meetings
  • Group collaborations and video conferencing enabled.
  • Secure with SSL and AES 256 bit encryption.

We like that anybody on the go can use it. We are everywhere, It’s very important to have the easiest way to go and start meetings.

Challenges of Zoom App

Recently we see that the zoom app has few technical loopholes, using some tricks hackers can do to compromise personal / business data and privacy. Recently the Indian government raises a concern that the Zoom app is not secure.  US FBI warned Americans about using Zoom over the security concerns.

Now the zoom team trying to resolve the issues with the help of the local authority. 

Zoom now planning to end-to-end encryption for video meetings and messages. Zoom said it is working on end-to-end (E2E) encryption for video calls

Yes if you are popular you have to maintain your dignity.
Because you are in the eyes of all good and bad people.

That is why now the responsibility has been taken by the zoom team technical team and fighting toward meeting the expectations of all 400 million peoples.

How to remove/uninstall Zoom app account

If you are feeling that insecure on the platform, you can delete your Zoom account for time being till gets new updates

Steps to uninstall Zoom accounts for App and web portal:

1. Login to zoom web portal via zoom official website.

2. Click Account Management > Account Profile.

3. Click Terminate My Account.

4. Now it will ask you to confirm that you want to terminate your account Yes to confirm. This will permanently delete your Zoom account.

Options to secure your Zoom conference / Webinar

  • Enable the waiting room feature so that you have an option who is trying to connect/join the session.
  • Once the meeting started and all of the participants in the lock the meeting room to control anonymous access.
  • Always try to share a fresh/new meeting id. Instead of using your own personal id.
  • Disable option join the meeting room before the host. and there are many other options available in zoom.
  • Use Enable / Disable Voice and Video features to control the meeting.

Kindly look carefully and understand the security features to protect your communications.

Conclusion:

Technology reducing the distances of our daily life. Things now become easier using Digital technology. Now no needs to post the physical letter to post office just make a video call using a different type of instant messing apps like Whatsapp or Telegram. For official uses, new requirements come in the minds remote meetings and collaboration. Skype is one of the popular and older apps we are using for calling and video conference purposes. Beyond that zoom, Inc invented an advanced and features equipment cross-platform software/app. The zoom app gets quickly mass popularity.

Source : Zoom.us, Wikipedia


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