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Microsoft Teams

Connect Slack and Microsoft Teams DMs

Connect Slack and Microsoft Teams DMs

January 11, 2019 Blog 1 Comment

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 ...

Webex and BroadSoft with Paul Harrison

thevoicefactory Director Paul Harrison chats with Mio

January 10, 2019 Interviews 0 Comments

Since Cisco acquired BroadSoft in February 2018, it’s been a period of anticipation for both communities. We caught up with Paul Harrison, Founder, and Director of thevoicefactory, a leading hosted voice platform provider. thevoicefactory is an indirect supplier of the BroadWorks platform with over 30 channel partners deploying BroadSoft platforms across 72 countries. They were ...

When multiple platforms exist, interoperability is the best remedy

Why is having multiple messaging platforms “bad”?

January 7, 2019 Blog 2 Comments

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 ...

Mio chats with Ryan Purvis

HiLo Maritime Risk Management CTO, Ryan Purvis, chats with Mio

January 6, 2019 Interviews 1 Comment

HiLo is a not for profit organization founded from within the shipping industry, focused on improving the HSSE (Health, Safety, Security and Environment) implementation across the board. Ryan Purvis is responsible for the end to end HiLo product development and all technology. Ryan’s key focus is to ensure a strong alignment of both product and ...

2019 enterprise chat predictions

2019 Enterprise Chat Predictions

December 19, 2018 Blog 0 Comments

As 2018 draws to a close, the Mio team got together to discuss their messaging predictions for 2019.  1. More interoperability across Slack, Microsoft Teams and Webex Director of Product Marketing, Meredith Schulz highlights two key areas of change for 2019. More interoperability across all types of tools. We recently covered that 2018 was the year ...