Remote Control Access - Paving Way for the Globalized Business World
Posted Mar 09 2013 12:42pm
The business scenario has changed with globalization. Today, every business has a mobile workforce located at distant places. This has increased the importance of remote support technology that allows the mobile workforce to access the Internet using different devices. Businesses are always seeking for technological innovations that would allow their workforce to retrieve information using mobile devices.
The advancement of technology has enabled the mobile workforce to access corporate network from hand held devices such as smartphones, notebooks, laptops and iPads. Today, businesses are using Remote Control tools that support virtual conferencing where user can interact through text chat, webcam and are also able to share files and programs. This has greatly helped mobile workforce to access corporate network irrespective of location and time. Organizations have benefitted from such technological innovations as it has helped them prevent disruptions and enhance productivity.
Several Remote Control software providers offer full applications to businesses without need for duplicate environments and additional licenses. This secures data and reduces the need of VPN for mobile access. Remote Control also keeps unwanted devices off-the network that reduces risks, complexity and costs. Secure gateway access appliances allow any type of Remote Control usage. Businesses benefit from such feature as their workforce can also work on weekends from their homes. This leads to increased productivity and business continuity. By making small changes in mobile device management, tablets can also be brought under purview of Remote Control. Organizations can ensure security of corporate data by implementing end-point controls, and device-based identification.
SME’s can also benefit from Remote access technology by allowing its employees to remotely access their office PC’s whenever required. This leads to energy savings and reduction in carbon dioxide emissions. However, it is necessary for businesses to analyze their Remote Control access requirements and choose a right application that serves the purpose.
RHUB 6-in-1 web conferencing and remote support appliance is one such application that offers dual business benefits which includes secure Remote Control at reduced costs. The Remote Control appliance also has in-built conferencing features such as audio, video and Web conferencing.