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Cisco sees Webex meeting minutes more than double in March

Thursday 2 April 2020 | 11:19 CET | News
Cisco said the number of meeting minutes on its videoconferencing platform Webex more than doubled in March compared to February. Peak daily usage has also more than doubled, to 4.2 million meetings. The company said the coronavirus has led to a sharp increase in demand for the collaboration platform, with close to 240,000 online sign-ups in one 24-hour period last week. 

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