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Shadow IT

Shadow IT in enterprise messaging apps

February 6, 2019 How We Chat Insights 24 Comments

Since writing this article in July 2018, every conversation I have had with an IT professional has mentioned shadow IT and shadow messaging. With everyone using their own mobile devices, the door is open to a wider range of ways to message each other. Enterprises should be aware of the complexities involved when it comes ...

Slack vs Cisco Webex Teams

Slack vs Webex Teams or Slack and Webex Teams?

January 31, 2019 Insights 1 Comment

Comparing Slack vs Cisco Webex Teams is hot topic at the moment. In fact, it’s been hot topic since Cisco announced Spark was becoming Webex Teams early last year. The perfect option for Spark users requiring Slack-like functionality. However, comparing the two doesn’t really solve the problem most of us face today.  It’s one thing ...

#10YearChallenge

#10YearChallenge – Enterprise Messaging

January 25, 2019 Insights 0 Comments

If you haven’t heard of the #10YearChallenge just yet, you’ve either been hiding under a rock or have completed your mission to go off grid. While Facebook and Instagram users scroll back to their profile photo ten years ago and compare it to their profile photo of today, we thought we’d take a look back ...

Messaging apps and the war for talent

How messaging apps impact the war for talent in 2019

January 18, 2019 Insights 4 Comments

There’s an interesting correlation between the war for talent and collaboration apps like Webex, Slack and Microsoft Teams. If you’re not using them, you could be losing key talent. As technology has progressed, the war for talent has seen a new edge. We’re talking about employee and interviewee empowerment. The war for talent is a term ...

Mio chats with Lyndsay Lantz

Mio chats with Senior Manager of Enterprise Systems, Lyndsay Lantz @ SailPoint

January 17, 2019 Insights Interviews 0 Comments

As SailPoint moves from HipChat to Slack, Mio caught up with Lyndsay Lantz, Senior Manager of Enterprise Systems, to learn the selection process, messaging history and future of messaging within the business. SailPoint provides an identity governance platform that answers three critical questions: • Who has access to what?• Who should have access to what?• ...

Skype for Business 2019 Server is not impacted by the automatic upgrades

Skype for Business to Microsoft Teams auto-upgrades are here

January 14, 2019 Insights 11 Comments

In November 2018, Microsoft announced they are ready to upgrade Skype for Business Online users to Microsoft Teams. Some small business users are being alerted to the automatic upgrade notification on their Skype for Business tenant. The message simply suggests that your upgrade of Skype for Business to Microsoft Teams has been scheduled. Which is ...