SharePoint On-Premises Goes Into Preview, Facebook Outlines ‘Metaverse’ & More News
This week in digital workplace news, SharePoint on-premises server goes into preview, Facebook outlines its vision for 'metaverse' and more.
Google Set to Compete With Microsoft Teams for the Enterprise
Google recently made its productivity suite Workspace accessible to everyone. But can it really match up with Microsoft Teams and Office 365?
Microsoft Brings Moca to Outlook, Zoom Works on Video Fatigue & More News
Microsoft pushes Project Moca into general release, Zoom tries to deal with fatigue and news from Sinequa, Google, Verizon, Salesforce and Range.
Microsoft Takes Collaborative Tools Stand, Atos’ Digital Hub Is Launched and More News
Microsoft makes a play to be the top enterprise collaboration provider at Inspire, Google expands Workspace, Atos launched new digital hub and more news.
Dropbox Builds Studios for Remote Work, Microsoft May Buy RiskIQ, More News
Microsoft aims to secure its products from attack, Dropbox expands its remote digital workplace strategy, Skedulo raises a new funding round and more news.
Teams Integrated Into Windows, Knowledge Workers To Stay Home and More News
Microsoft shows off Windows 11 for the workplace, Workplace from Facebook adds communication muscle, knowledge workers will work remotely and more news.
Collaboration & Productivity
Viva Connections vs. SharePoint: A Primer
Should you boot your SharePoint intranet in favor of Viva Connections? Explore the ins and outs behind this decision.
Microsoft's Interest in Nuance Is More Than Just Cloud
Microsoft has now overcome the final hurdle to its near-$20 billion acquisition of Nuance. Here's why Microsoft wants it.
SharePoint at 20: 'SharePoint Is the Same Product'
The fundamental idea behind SharePoint today is the same as it was 20 years ago.
Guild Shows Education Is Big Business, Automation Firm Celonis Raises $1 Billion & More Digital Workplace News
Guild and Pluralsight see opportunity in the skills gap, Pyn spotlights the need for hybrid working comms, and Microsoft firms up network security offerings.
Knowledge & Findability
Knowledge Management vs. Organizational Intelligence: What's in a Name?
Whether you talk about digital transformation, information governance, organizational intelligence or good old KM, make the language work for you.
Microsoft Workplace Stats Give a Glimpse Into the Future of Work
Microsoft collected an enormous amount of workplace analytics in 2020. Taken together, we can get a glimpse into what the future of work might hold.
Microsoft Opens Teams to Developers, Betterworks' Funding, Otter Transcribes Zoom & More News
Microsoft makes a push for third-party apps, Unum tackles employee mental health, Aon survey reveals back to office plans and more digital workplace news.
Microsoft Opens Teams to Third-Party Collaboration Apps and In-App Purchases
In a push to get more app developers building for Teams, Microsoft is opening up its APIs, Teams Store, and tools to what it calls collaborative apps.
Amazon, Google, Microsoft and Salesforce Lead the Charge Back to the Workplace
The return to the physical workplace is beginning as the workforce gets vaccinated against COVID-19 and some big U.S. tech companies are leading the charge.
Why Cloud Should Be Your Default Setting
COVID-19 hastened many changes in the digital workplace. One of those is to make cloud computing the default setting for many enterprises. Here's why.
Knowledge & Findability
The Rise and Fall of Microsoft Search
No one's ever made a business case for a Microsoft app on the basis of its search. The CIO decided to implement and search came along for the ride.
Microsoft Finds Bosses Out of Touch, Google Workspace Tightens Storage and More News
Microsoft research highlights problems with remote work, Yammer updates its event management capabilities, Google limits storage space in Workspace & more news.
Google Eyes Return To Office, Celonis, IBM and Red Hat Partner up & More News
Google considers a return to the workplace, EmailToolTester calls out the video conferencing tool winners, mmhmm expands its enterprise offering and more news.
Microsoft Mesh Aims to Make Mixed Reality Mainstream
The AR, VR and mixed reality market is booming and Mesh could shake up how collaboration and communication happens in the digital workplace.