Web Conferencing Boosts Learning and Administration
Al Jouf University is the first university in Saudi Arabia to implement e-learning. Their challenge is the integration of geographically diverse sites, more efficient use of teaching resource and students taking greater control of their learning. They chose Cisco to overcome these challenges. They implemented Cisco WebEx. This web-based system is easy to implement and requires no up-front investment or additional software. Using Cisco WebEx, the university can engage students with interactive, media-rich online learning. The results of deploying Cisco were WebEx saves one time and money, improves the quality of their teaching and planning, and enables one to collaborate with other institutions anywhere in the world.