Brainshark App for Android Now Available in Cisco AppHQ

"Users of the Cisco Cius Tablet Can Download Mobile Video Presentations App for Free – Taking Advantage of Interactive Viewing Capabilities "

WALTHAM, Mass. — August 3, 2011 — Brainshark, Inc., the leader in online and mobile video presentations, today announced the immediate availability of its Android app in the Cisco AppHQ™. With this free application, users can take advantage of an enhanced and interactive experience when they view Brainshark video presentations on their Cisco Cius™ tablets, enabling businesses to better support their enterprise mobility initiatives.

Cisco Cius is an innovative, highly secure business tablet created for the enterprise that combines voice, video, collaboration and virtualization capabilities in a single portable device. AppHQ, an enterprise application center that complements and directly supports Cisco Cius, provides new ways to create, manage and rapidly deploy mobile business applications across organizations.

Companies across industries use Brainshark to support mobile sales enablement, improve marketing effectiveness, deploy training programs and more – reaching on-the-go audiences, tracking when and how viewers engage with content, and monitoring what device they used. Brainshark presentations combine voice, slides, video clips and more, and are automatically enabled for delivery on iOS (iPhone, iPad, iPod touch), BlackBerry, HP webOS, Windows Phone 7 and Android-based devices.

Now, with the Brainshark App, Cius users can take advantage of a number of enhanced features when viewing Brainshark video presentations. These include the ability to click to navigate presentations via a visual table of contents; access a history of recently viewed presentations; answer survey, poll and test questions; and download associated attachments. Users can also share presentations through email or other social apps, log into company and/or free accounts, and peruse thousands of titles in the free eLearning content library.

The Brainshark App is accessible in the business category within the Cisco AppHQ. In addition to Cius users, owners of other Android-based tablets, as well as Android smartphones, can also download this free application through Google’s Android Market.

“By having our app available in the Cisco AppHQ, we are providing enterprises with an easy way for their workforces to access and interact with Brainshark content – at their convenience and right from their Cius tablets,” said Brainshark CEO Joe Gustafson. “Today, companies are looking for more ways to enable their workers to be more effective and efficient, and our app provides easy access to important and timely business content on-the-go.”



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About Brainshark

Brainshark’s data-driven sales enablement and readiness platform provides client-facing teams with the knowledge, skills and resources they need to perform at the highest level. With best-of-breed solutions for training and coaching, as well as cutting-edge insights into sales performance, customers can ensure their sales reps are always ready to make the most of any selling situation. With Brainshark, companies can: enable sales teams with on-demand training that accelerates onboarding and keeps reps up-to-speed; validate readiness with sales coaching and practice that ensure reps master key messages; empower teams with dynamic content that can be created quickly, updated easily and accessed anywhere; and use powerful scorecards to visualize sales performance trends and make real connections from improved readiness to increased revenue. Thousands of customers – including more than half of the Fortune 100 – rely on Brainshark to close performance gaps and get better results from their sales enablement initiatives. Learn more at