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Cisco Live – Amy Chang demos Mio’s Webex + Slack functionality

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Amy Chang at Cisco Live

Cisco Live – Amy Chang demos Mio’s Webex + Slack functionality

Amy Chang at Cisco Live

Interoperability is an increasingly significant concern for all leading brands in the collaboration space. Today, Cisco’s Senior Vice President of Collaboration, Amy Chang, presented an exciting technology vision at Cisco Live, “Innovation without boundaries.”

Amy Chang’s keynote revealed how unified experiences and cognitive collaboration are helping teams work smarter and faster. Included in this was a video showcasing the numerous integrations the Cisco Collab team has launched to make Amy’s vision a reality:

To support Webex Teams integration with Slack, Cisco customers can leverage Mio’s Slack interoperability with Webex Teams, so employees can chat no matter which tools they’re using.

Mio syncs file sharing, direct messages, and group chat between Cisco Webex Teams, Slack, and Microsoft Teams. You can even share images created from the Webex Board, as the video showcased.

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However you prefer to collaborate, wherever your teams might be, Mio keeps people and teams connected.

In the age of the diverse and evolving workforce, interoperability is key to harnessing productivity, enhancing security, and eliminating silos.

Webex Teams and Slack interoperability

There are many ways to connect various elements of Webex Teams to Slack. But only Mio provides total messaging interoperability between the two platforms.

The video below shows what can be achieved:

Mio for Cisco Webex Teams and Slack

Mio syncs all the features your teams depend on every day in Webex Teams with everything your colleagues use in Slack:

  • Direct messaging between Webex Teams and Slack
  • Group messages in channels and spaces
  • Image uploads from one platform to another
  • File uploads between platforms
  • Emoji reactions
  • Edit/delete message ability
  • Rich text formatting

Cisco Live 2019

Every year at Cisco Live, Cisco introduces the latest products, trends, and considerations in the Communication space. This year, Amy Chang explained that Cisco is committed to creating bridges between different the various islands in a company’s communication stack.

Amy was joined on stage by Chuck Robbins – Chairman and CEO, Marina Martinez – EVP and Chief Customer Success Offer, and David Goeckler – EVP and GM of Networking and Security, as the group introduced the theme of unified experiences and cognitive collaboration to help teams work smarter and faster.

Webex needs to work with the tools people use every day
Webex needs to work with the tools people use every day

Whether it’s being able to join a meeting with one click from an iOS app or linking Cisco to your Google calendar to track your meetings, everything needs to be seamless.

Cisco Live continues throughout the week in San Diego – and live on YouTube – for those that cannot attend.

For more information on Cisco Webex, visit their website. For more information on connecting your Webex Teams users with Slack users, hit the purple button below!

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