Left Menu
Development News Edition

Google Meet attendance reports to include live streaming viewership data

Devdiscourse News Desk | California | Updated: 25-11-2020 09:12 IST | Created: 25-11-2020 09:12 IST
Google Meet attendance reports to include live streaming viewership data
Live stream viewer count appears in the top left corner. Image Credit: Google

Google has announced several enhancements to Meet attendance reports for education meetings to provide more access, control, and visibility into meetings and live stream reports.

Meet attendance reports help meeting organizers keep track of who attended their meetings and for how long. Previously, the feature was available only to Enterprise for Education customers, but now it is expanding to Google Workspace Essentials, Business Plus, Enterprise Essentials, Enterprise Standard, and Enterprise Plus customers.

Speaking of the new enhancements, Google Meet attendance reports will now include live-streaming viewership data in a separate tab. The data will include total viewer count and viewers over the course of the live stream. Attendance and live stream reports will be available by default for users but Google Meet administrators can make them unavailable to their domain or specific organizational units (OUs) and groups.

Live stream attendance report / Image Credit: Google

Google Meet is adding new controls for attendance tracking and report creation. Admins can now choose whether an organizational unit can use the attendance tracking feature or not while meeting organizers in non-education domains can choose whether a report is created for the meeting via in-meeting settings or from the Calendar event before the meeting starts.

Notably, meeting organizers at Education domains will continue to automatically receive attendance reports for meetings with five or more participants.

Lastly, live stream hosts and meeting attendees (not live stream viewers) will now see an in-call viewer count for live stream events when joining via Meet from a desktop or computer.

The new features and controls are rolling out to both Rapid and Scheduled Release domains and will be available to Google Workspace Essentials, Business Plus, Enterprise Essentials, Enterprise Standard and Enterprise Plus, as well as G Suite Enterprise for Education customers.

Google noted that these new enhancements will not be available to Workspace Business Starter, Business Standard, as well as G Suite Basic, Business, Education, and Nonprofits customers.


TRENDING

OPINION / BLOG / INTERVIEW

China: A savior for emerging markets or a poison pill?

... ...

Future of Urban Planning: Artificial Intelligence guiding the way

Advances in emerging technologies like Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning can help us understand our cities better and derive useful insights from real-time data collected through automated models....

Videos

Latest News

Australia set for 10th day of no local COVID-19 cases

Australia is on track for a 10th day of no new local COVID-19 cases on Wednesday with its most populous state of New South Wales NSW hoping to ease coronavirus restrictions this week after controlling a fast-spreading cluster.Australias mos...

Cricket-Wade dumped from Australia's test squad for South Africa tour

Middle order batsman Matthew Wade has been dumped from Australias test squad for the tour of South Africa after his lean series against India.Wade will instead head to New Zealand with Australias Twenty20 squad for a five-match series start...

On eve of Auschwitz anniversary, survivor saddened by U.S. Capitol attack

As the 76th anniversary on Wednesday of the liberation of Auschwitz draws closer, Bill Harvey, who survived the concentration camp, said he was shocked by displays of anti-Semitism during the U.S. Capitol riot.Some of the supporters of form...

Philippine province cancels award for China Communications' $10 bln airport project

A Philippine province has cancelled its award of a 10 billion airport deal south of the capital, local project proponent MacroAsia Corp said on Wednesday.China Communications Construction Co CCCC and MacroAsia in 2019 won the auction to par...

Give Feedback