Collaboration Software

Collaboration Software | News, how-tos, features, reviews, and videos

Google Forms  >  A woman uses a tablet displaying an online form.
A team of people working together in an office workspace at computers.

video conference / teleconferencing / online / meeting / digital event

Microsoft Teams and Outlook suffer global outages

Users across the globe were struggling to access multiple Microsoft products after the company implemented a network change.

Microsoft logo

Microsoft aims to improve OKR adoption with Viva Goals integrations

New integrations with Team and other applications are designed to promote use of Objectives and Key Results (OKRs), as new research shows employees who have clarity around goal setting are make for more motivated employees.

Virtual security technology focuses on the Microsoft Teams logo as someone uses his mobile phone.

Microsoft announces release date for Teams Premium offering

First announced at Microsoft’s Ignite event in October, the upgraded Teams platform will be generally available from next month.

Group of team members huddled around cheering go team

The best Android apps for team collaboration

Stay connected and productive wherever you are with these first-rate collaboration apps for Android.

mobile computing / devices / connectivity / mobile management / BYOD

4 up-and-coming employee mobile apps

Keep an eye on these mobile apps now making their way into the workplace — wherever that happens to be. Here are four highly useful apps that can help support your workforce in multiple ways.

co-workers at laptop

How Bolt uses Slack to kill internal email

The mobility services company has been using Slack since 2017 in order to streamline its internal communications and provide all employees with a single source of truth for workplace information.

Slackbot logo

Salesforce deepens integration between Slack, Sales Cloud

At Salesforce’s World Tour NYC event, the cloud-based CRM software maker announced new tools to drive sales teams’ speed and efficiency.

Team members collaborate / discuss / communicate in a data center.

Atlassian targets ITSM with new additions to Jira Service Management

Atlassian seeks to double down on its vision for IT service management with features to help devops, IT, support and business teams work together in a more seamless way.

Slack logo, with background by Mudassir Ali, via Pexels

Stewart Butterfield announces he’s stepping down as Slack’s CEO

Less than a week after co-CEO Bret Taylor said he would be departing Salesforce, Slack’s founder has also announced his decision to leave the company.

supply chain blockchain packages fullfillment center boxes automation by undefined getty

Maersk's TradeLens demise likely a death knell for blockchain consortiums

After four years, Maersk is shuttering its blockchain experiment aimed at creating an efficient and inexpensive method for tracking global shipments. While blockchain consortiums may struggle, enhanced blockchain-as-a-service...

spot virtual workplace

Spot virtual workplace creators on the future of work

“We believe that the right technologies already exist today and simply haven’t been leveraged correctly in a work context,” say Gordon Hempton and Wes Hather, co-founders of the Spot virtual workplace platform.

asana logo dark background

Asana to lay off 9% of its workforce to improve operating costs

The company’s restructuring plan comes amid widespread layoffs by technology companies including Meta, Microsoft, Amazon, Salesforce, Oracle and Zendesk.

Zoom Meeting

Zoom focuses on email and contact center integrations at Zoomtopia 2022

After becoming the darling of the videoconferencing world during the pandemic, Zoom is now continuing to set its sights on adding new innovations to its wider collaborative offerings.

A businessman stands in front of maze strewn with clouds.

Can today’s videoconferencing tech evolve into tomorrow’s metaverse?

The shift to video brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic and remote work needs may have abated, but it's not going away. The question now is how it might morph into something new.

microsoft hybrid work

As videoconferencing needs change, it's time to plan for what comes next

With companies looking to include remote and hybrid workers in the daily office routine, videoconferencing will play a crucial role in keeping everyone connected. Some thoughts on how to get it right.

Webex video

Apple’s DeskView and Continuity Camera come to Webex

‘This industry-first innovation enables frontline workers to collaborate more effectively by leveraging the high-quality video capture capabilities of Apple devices,’ says Cisco.

Microsoft logo

Microsoft Ignite in the rear-view mirror: What we learned

If you wanted to attend Ignite this year, you could go in person or keep tabs on things via the web. Either way, there was a lot to sort through.

mesh for teams grid

The Microsoft-Cisco Teams collaboration could create an interoperability revolution

If everyone's going to work together, our tools have to work together, too. That's why the news from Microsoft and Cisco at this week's Ignite event matters.

Load More