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Digital Workplace

Is Your Cloud Service Provider Trustworthy?

Cloud service outages are not common, but they undermine trust when they happen. Here’s why it's OK to trust cloud providers.

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Digital Workplace

Is the Hybrid Workplace the Future of Work?

While many enterprise leaders are looking at remote work and how it will fit into the new workplace, others see the future workplace as a hybrid. Here’s why.

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Digital Workplace

Digital Transformation Gets Hotter, ProofPoint Brings Compliance to Microsoft Teams, More News

New research spotlights digital transformation, Microsoft Teams adds compliance, OpenText and Alfresco are back in the news. More digital workplace news.

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Digital Workplace

Slack Is Closer to Creating Single Place To Work, IBM Goes Big on Cloud, Google Rebrands G Suite, More News

Slack pulls work elements into a unified workplace, IBM restructures and Google rebrands G Suite for the fourth time. That and more digital workplace news.

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Digital Workplace

Microsoft's Flywheel Kicks Into Gear at Ignite 2020

Above all, Ignite 2020 showcased how the connective tissue between Microsoft’s array of cloud products is rapidly strengthening.

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Digital Workplace

Facebook Integrates Messenger & Instagram, COVID-19 Aggravates Burnout, More News

Facebook pulls Instagram and Messenger together, while Microsoft highlights elevated levels of employee burnout during pandemic and more news.

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Collaboration & Productivity

5 Microsoft Teams Upgrades That Take It Deeper Into the Workplace

Microsoft's Ignite conference is over and as expected Microsoft continues to make Teams the center of its productivity strategy. Here are the highlights.

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Information Management

Microsoft's Underwater Data Center Makes Environmental Strides

Data centers eat huge amounts of power, which creates environmental problems. However, as Microsoft has recently shown, there are solutions.

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Digital Workplace

Slack Tries To Shape the Future of Work, Zoom Readies Slack Challenger and More News

Slack tries to shape the future of work while rumors are Zoom is investing big in messaging, Zoho works to break down silos and more digital workplace news.

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Digital Workplace

Google Tackles Digital Transformation, Microsoft Publishes Fluid Framework on GitHub, More News

Google offers holistic solution to transformation, Microsoft publishes Fluid Framework on GitHub and Hyland buys Alfresco. That and more digital workplace news.

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Digital Workplace

Employee Engagement Solutions Are Hot, TikTok Algorithm Makes Deal Difficult, More News

Employee engagement heats up as Zoom rides the video wave, and not everyone is happy with Microsoft's Yammer plans. That and more digital workplace news.

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Digital Workplace

Facebook's Workplace on Portal Expands Conferencing, Email Still Top Collaboration Tool, More News

Facebook expands Portal's reach while new research shows email is still tops in collaboration. Mural raises $118 million and more digital workplace news.

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Digital Workplace

Slack Secures Connect, Zoom Integrates Google, Amazon and Facebook, More News

Slack makes inter-organization collaboration better while Zoom gets cozy with Amazon, Google and Facebook. Colligo also has a new release. That and more news.

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Information Management

Why Low Code/No Code Solutions Should Thrive in the COVID-19 World

During a period when time and resources are limited, having Microsoft's Power Platform at your disposal can help relieve some of the pressures on IT staff.

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Digital Workplace

Facebook Releases TikTok Competitor, Microsoft Enables Teams For Hybrid Workplaces & More News

This week, Facebook responds to Microsoft’s TikTok ambitions by releasing its own video service while Teams is readied for hybrid working and more news.

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Information Management

The Role of Data in Microsoft's TikTok Ambitions

Microsoft is in discussions to buy TikTok. Should the deal go through, Microsoft is set to gain a whole new bunch of users and, of course, their data.

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Digital Workplace

Microsoft 365 Unrolls Lists, Telegram Takes a Bite Out of Apple in EU, More News

In this week’s digital workplace round up, Microsoft releases its Lists information tracking app while Telegram files an antitrust suit against Apple.

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Digital Workplace

Slack Files Anti-Competitive Suit Against Teams, Brand New Yammer Pulls the Enterprise Together, More News

Slack takes on Microsoft in Europe while Mmhmm gives you better video conferencing experiences. That, plus more news in this week's digital round up.

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Learning & Development

Workflow Learning Turns Up the Volume

Microsoft Teams could accelerate workflow learning. Before diving in, clearly identify outcomes and how technology can support them to ensure success.

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Digital Workplace

Google Turns Gmail Into a Central Workspace, Outlook Manages Meeting Overload, More News

Google pushes Gmail into the center of the digital workplace, Microsoft enables Outlook to manage digital work and scheduling and more workplace news.