10 Hot Emerging Vendors For April 2011


TalkPoint

Company Name: TalkPoint

Tech Sector: Networking/SaaS
Key Product: TalkPoint Webcasting and Virtual Meeting Platform

While founded in 2000, TalkPoint of late has been aggressively promoting its SaaS-based audio- and video-Webcasting capabilities to enterprise-focused channel partners as a white label offering for markets like financial services, health care and manufacturing. The New York company's TalkPoint Webcasting and Virtual Meeting Platform -- often seen in its role as part of Cisco's WebEx platform -- is part of an emerging class of SaaS-based collaboration and conferencing solutions that can scale flexibly and are completely Web-browser based, meaning presenters and participants don't require additional software downloads or plug-ins to make them work.