Digital Samba’s New OnSync 5.0.5 Delivers Major Improvements to Functionality, Usability, Performance and Control

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BARCELONA, SPAIN – 08. December, 2016 – Digital Samba, SL announced today that it has released version 5.0.5 of OnSync: its award-winning, all-in-one web conferencing solution for sales presentations, webinars, training sessions, or any other invitation-only or company-wide communications event.

Unlike conventional web conferencing tools that are limited by inefficient codecs and bandwidth constraints, and that require complex and costly on-premise installations, OnSync is completely browser-based, cross-platform and mobile. Users simply enter a private online meeting room to enjoy a professional-grade, high quality video and audio experience.

Like its predecessor version 5.0 that launched in mid-2016, the new version of OnSync 5.0.5 offers major new improvements, including the switch to a new telephony provider for better performance, and extended PSM (Phonesync Middleware) capabilities for integration with additional telephony services. Key new and enhanced features include the capacity to:

  • Upload customized photos, which are displayed to participants when they sign-up for a webinar or other event via the registration page.
  • Schedule recurring OnSync sessions, which are ideal for regular team meetings, training classes, etc.
  • Control meeting rooms with a floating panel, while simultaneously sharing the screen and interacting with participants via chat.
  • Choose what codecs are being shared and set session quality levels, which optimizes OnSync in extreme bandwidth scenarios.
  • Download poll results as a .CSV file to create impressive graphs, tables and charts, or make an API call to integrate the results with other apps and systems in the environment.
  • Collect more data by asking participants to provide their email address before logging into a session, which helps organizers target them with post-session assets such as a recording, special offers, etc.
  • Publish sessions to a publicly-accessible page, so that participants can more conveniently sign-up.
  • Privately answer a participant’s questions through an improved Q&A synclet, and edit or delete messages in chat.
  • Toggle the desired time format (24h or 12h) and date format (DD-MM-YYYY or MM-DD-YYYY).

In addition, OnSync 5.0.5 features several usability and UX improvements, including the ability for Windows users (like their Mac counterparts) to share high resolution 4K and above screens, a streamlined and less-cluttered conference synclet layout, and support for Hebrew characters in chat along with other non-Latin languages such as Arabic and Cyrillic. Administrators can now also:

  • Control storage levels by limiting the media library file size of any child account.
  • Add live captioning abilities to a session (requires using a caption provider hosted on streamtext.net).
  • Recreate or delete dial-in PINs for OnSync cloud customers that are assigned to an account.

About Digital Samba
Digital Samba is the leading developer of the award-winning OnSync Enterprise Server web conferencing solution. OnSync is used by customers to run large webinars, virtual classrooms, meet, present, train and demonstrate to small or large groups with unrivaled voice-over-IP and live video quality. Share files, slide presentations, desktop, & more. OnSync is entirely browser-based, cross-platform and mobile. OnSync is available for resale as a full feature white-label web conferencing solution. For more information or a live demonstration of OnSync online meetings, visit http://www.digitalsamba.com or connect with us on Twitter and Facebook.


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Media Contact:
Robert Strobl
CMO
Email:rs@digitalsamba.com
Tel: +34 93 18 55 510

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Digital Samba provides enterprise level web conferencing solutions to the Large Business & Enterprise and SMB market, government and education markets. Digital Samba is the creator of OnSync, all-in-one web conferencing solution. OnSync excels in ease-of-use, audio and video communications, multimedia file support and ease of access. OnSync is used for online meetings, web conferencing, small and large webinars, web meetings, intranets, eLearning, virtual classrooms, audio conferencing, desktop sharing, remote support, conference calling and video conferencing. Digital Samba OnSync is the world's only full-featured white label webinar software. OnSync, PhoneSync, Stay in Sync and Digital Samba are trademarks of Digital Samba, SL. © Digital Samba 2018.