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Connect Slack and Microsoft Teams DMs

Connect Slack and Microsoft Teams DMs

January 11, 2019 Community Insights 0 Comments

Direct messaging is crucial functionality in both Slack and Microsoft Teams. But, if your business uses both Slack and Microsoft Teams then direct messaging becomes less direct. Slack users can DM each other. Microsoft Teams users can DM each other. But, when a Slack user wants to reach out to a Microsoft Teams user, it’s ...

Multiple messaging platforms is bad

Why is having multiple messaging platforms “bad”?

As businesses go through digital transformation, it’s common they end up with multiple messaging platforms in their Unified Comms and collaboration estate. Some businesses reach this stage because they’re testing tools and looking for a best of breed strategy. More than half of IT leaders believe that using best-of-breed tools for communication and collaboration tools is ...

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How to connect Slack and Microsoft Teams channels

December 6, 2018 Community Highlights 0 Comments

Use Slack and Microsoft Teams in your workspace? Still suffering from silos? You’re not alone. As collaboration and chat tools continue to enable the modern office, enterprises are usually left with two choices:       Force everyone onto the same platform, resulting in productivity loss and unhappy employees       Risk losing information and operate a disconnected workforce as ...

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Level-up your messaging app security

December 3, 2018 Insights 0 Comments

According to Nemertes, security concerns are the number one blocker of app adoption in the workplace. So does achieving great collaboration in the workforce mean compromising on messaging app security? Some companies certainly think so. There are now over 230 tools that give today’s teams the chance to collaborate. However, with any industry-changing technology, security ...

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Team chat tips: are you syncing or sinking?

November 14, 2018 Community Insights 0 Comments

Team chat apps like Google Hangouts, Microsoft Teams, Slack and Cisco Webex teams have transformed the way we communicate and engage in real-time. 83% of professionals depend on technology to collaborate today. A lot of time and money is spent on these types of tools. How do you know if you’re using these tools correctly? ...

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Slack for enterprises: going on or off the grid?

November 10, 2018 Community Insights 0 Comments

Slack Enterprise Grid has now reached over 150 paid customers. Customers now living life on the grid include huge organizations like IBM, 21st Century Fox, Capital One, Intuit and many others. Capital One alone, has 25,000 users. The question is, should your business consider migrating to Slack Enterprise Grid, and if you also use Office 365, Cisco ...