Zoom CEO Eric S. Yuan has actually announced the platform now has more than 300 million everyday users.
According to Zoom’s blog:
In today’s “Ask Eric Anything” webinar, Zoom founder and CEO Eric S. Yuan offered more progress updates on our 90- day security strategy, including amazing announcements about Zoom 5.0 and surpassing 300 million day-to-day Zoom meeting participants.
Eric was signed up with by Zoom CPO Oded Gal, Zoom CTO Brendan Ittelson, Alex Stamos, who is a security consultant to Zoom, and Lea Kissner, the previous Global Lead of Personal Privacy Innovation at Google, who is speaking with Zoom on privacy and file encryption.
As The Edge notes, Zoom’s user base back in December was around 10 million a day. The appeal of the platform has actually escalated in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, which has actually seen countless workers take to remote working. Beyond business, Zoom has likewise developed itself as a platform for conferences and celebrations amongst friends. Previously this month, Zoom reported that it had more than 200 million users, which suggests that it has included another 100 million in simply 3 weeks, a huge increase of 50%.
Zoom’s ‘Ask Eric Anything’ webinars are part of offering updates on Zoom’s 90- day security plan. In the most recent session, Zoom execs talked about brand-new data routing controls for paid consumers, the release of Zoom 5.0 (consisting of tougher encryption) and more In conclusion Zoom stated:
We continue to be very pleased of all of our consumers’ assistance in our journey to a more safe and secure Zoom platform. It makes us extremely happy to know that more than 300 million individuals around the globe are utilizing Zoom during this difficult time.