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Handling team chat after a merger or acquisition

August 13, 2018 Highlights Insights 0 Comments

The numbers have been crunched. The job titles have been changed. You’ve made an acquisition. Congratulations! Pats on the back for everyone. But, now questions are being asked: “We acquired a company that uses Slack. We don’t- what should we do?” “We’re merging with another company and have two different Slack workspaces- do I have ...

Enterprise Chat News Round Up #19

The enterprise chat industry has started August with a bang. 💥👊 From exciting announcements about Cisco acquisitions to Microsoft placing Slack on its official competitor watch list, action is already brewing for this new month. Here are some of the best stories from enterprise messaging in the last week (2nd of August to the 9th). Slack ...

Enterprise Chat News Round Up #18

August 2, 2018 Industry News 0 Comments

Messaging is heating up this week. With Slack’s Atlassian deal, Microsoft Teams updates and Cisco WebEx evolutions, we’ve seen plenty of action in the Messaging Wars this month. Here are some of the biggest stories that have caught our eye between the 25th of July and the 1st of August. Cisco and Microsoft Named Leaders in The ...

The Enterprise Messaging Wars Are Only Just Beginning

July 31, 2018 Highlights Insights 1 Comment

Following Atlassian’s capitulation to Slack last week, a headline on Wired.com proclaimed “The Office-Messaging Wars Are Over. Slack Has Won.” While Slack may have won the Office Messaging Wars of 2014-2017, the Enterprise Messaging Wars of 2018-2020 are only just beginning. Get your popcorn bowls out The prize will be dominance in the multi-billion enterprise ...

Quick UC Wins: 8 Video and Meeting Tools for Your Collaboration Stack

Video conferencing is a critical component in the enterprise Unified Comms & Collaboration stack. As more professionals begin to embrace remote working, getting the right combination of messaging and video conferencing is vital to keep employees engaged and connected. The trouble is, your teams don’t want to constantly switch between tools. Slack, Cisco WebEx Teams, ...

Enterprise Chat News Round Up #16

July 19, 2018 Industry News 0 Comments

With Microsoft Ignite launching new enterprise messaging updates for July, our 16th news round-up is brimming with announcements. Let’s take a look at some of the biggest news from the last week: 1.     Microsoft Reveals a Free Version of Microsoft Teams First announced in 2016, Microsoft Teams was originally designed to compete with the world’s ...

Enterprise Chat News Round Up #15

The last week (July 3rd — 10th) has produced a few newsworthy stories in the chat space, including updates from Microsoft Teams, Slack and some interesting research. Let’s dive right in! New Research: Messaging Security with Cisco, Microsoft & More A new report is out exploring the security of messaging systems delivered by companies like Microsoft and Cisco this month. ...