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Slack says leaders don’t want end-to-end encryption

October 18, 2018 Industry News 0 Comments

Slack’s employees have revealed why the company has avoided adding end-to-end encryption to its app. Cisco celebrates Webex being back in action. Microsoft Teams has welcomed Confluence integration to their service, and Google is changing the way it’s users manage messages. Let’s take a look at the biggest stories we’ve seen so far. Slack Says ...

IT Managers often get caught up with multiple messaging platforms

Why IT Managers end up using multiple messaging platforms

October 10, 2018 Blog 9 Comments

How many times have you been navigating around your screen and realized you’ve got two messaging apps open? Using multiple messaging platforms is something we’re all guilty of it. Then you close them both and go back to, oh wait, another messaging platform. With so much choice in the messaging market, it’s easy to end ...

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Microsoft Teams productivity updates

October 10, 2018 Industry News 0 Comments

Cisco resolved their outage problems and are looking forward to brighter things. Microsoft revealed a selection of new productivity updates for their Teams app. Slack prepares a new Team Analytics service. Outside the big three, we’ve even seen the merger of Videxio and Pexip this week, which could mean that another collaboration tool is entering ...

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Slack preparing to go public in 2019

October 4, 2018 Industry News 0 Comments

The crossover between September and October has been an exciting week, with rumors of an IPO offering for Slack and yet more new apps for Microsoft Teams. Here are the biggest stories we’ve seen this week. Slack is Preparing to Go Public in 2019 According to a report from the Wall Street Journal, Slack is ...

Workplace Messaging: Past, Present & Future 2017 -2022

September 27, 2018 Blog 3 Comments

Today, knowledge workers spend around 14% of their week communicating and collaborating internally, via a form of workplace messaging app. In 2017, only 19.4% of companies were using messaging tools like Slack, Cisco Webex Teams and Microsoft Teams to keep their employees connected. Now, in 2018, that percentage has increased to 27.1%. As organizations continue to share ...

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Slack raises $400m with new investors

August 9, 2018 Industry News 0 Comments

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, the 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). ...