Basically, due to the impact of Covid 19 pandemic in all parts of the world, World Economies, Institutions and Corporate organizations have been shut down. The world is now living in fears as the corona-virus disease is spreading so fast.
Regional and National Lock-downs have been implemented in all sectors and the need for the use of virtual methods of running things have increased! Lately, Zoom , a web conferencing application provided by Zoom Video Communications Software company have been able to bridge the gap in providing their web video conferencing service for multiple individuals as well as businesses across the world.
Until recently, there has been reports about the security concerns of zoom as developers have discovered a major bug that makes it unsecured and therefore violates Security. As we all know, Zoom is not open source and therefore not a secure application to use.
This is why it is very essential to source to a more secure and open source web conferencing software which will serve the same purpose as zoom and still offers great relief to Security.
This is where BigBlueButton , a secure web-conferencing tool comes handy. BigBlueButton can be used in Institution such as schools to facilitate a virtual lecture to students by Teachers.It was primarily built with teachers, students , and schools in mind.
BigBlueButton Web conferencing software is free and has a huge list of features over Zoom.
Some of its features are provided below;
- Providing tools for teachers such as the ability to share slides, audio , chat , video and desktop screens with students.
- Presentation capabilities such as the ability to zoom, draw and write remotely.
- Ability to share an unlimited numbers of webcams in a session.
- Ability to send public and private messages.
- A great audio quality to ease communication.
- Ability to group users into breakout rooms to enable team collaboration.
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