Slack Continues Development as a Salesforce Hub, Here Comes Microsoft Office 2021 & More News
Slack turns up at Dreamforce with product announcements, Microsoft pushes out an Office version & more digital workplace news from PandaDocs and StreamElements.
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.
Collaboration & Productivity
Collaboration Is the New Front in the Digital Workplace Battle
Slack's new workplace collaboration features are the latest development in an ongoing struggle among tech giants to be the operating system for work.
Salesforce Ups Its Employee Experience Game With Expanded Work.com
The product announcements put the company into competition with Workday and Oracle as organizations streamline HR services and move to hybrid work.
Salesforce Expands Work.com, Workplace from Facebook Debuts Features & More News
Salesforce takes on HR tech, digital learning pioneer Skillsoft returns to the market and report shows tech workers want flex work. More digital workplace news.
Mendix Updates Low-Code Platform, Thoma Bravo Buys Proofpoint for $12.3B and More News
Thoma Bravo bets big on cybersecurity in Proofpoint buy, Salesforce introduces integrated learning with Salesforce Learning Paths and more news.
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.
Box Makes Cloud Content Migration Faster, DOJ Questions Salesforce’s Slack Buy & More News
Box makes migration easier, the Slack acquisition is under scrutiny, Microsoft unveils a new Office & Trend Micro identifies a file sharing flaw.
Will Salesforce, Adobe Acquisitions Signal More Workplace-CX App Combos?
Recent acquisitions by Adobe and Salesforce signal a trend of front-end providers wanting back-end, workplace apps to build a cohesive workplace stack.
Salesforce Moves to Hybrid Workplace, Teams Adding Webinars and More News
Salesforce is creating a hybrid workplace as Microsoft looks to give Teams webinar capabilities, VisualVault upgrades its ECM & more news.
Employers Want to Cut Remote Work Pay, Contingent Hiring Opportunity & More HR Tech News
Employees aren’t willing to trade compensation for location, contingent hiring gets attention and edtech investment accelerates. That and more HR tech news.
Zoom Gains Ground in Telephony, Microsoft Adds Video Features to Teams & More News
In this week's Workplace Newsbyte, Zoom grows in the telephony space, Microsoft improves its video conferencing capabilities, Zoho takes on WhatsApp and more.
Workplace Newsbyte: News From Zoom, Microsoft, Rewatch, Slack and More
This week, is Zoom developing work apps to go? Microsoft says Teams will be the new workplace organizing layer, Rewatch counters Zoom fatigue and more news.
Collaboration & Productivity
Why Salesforce Really Bought Slack
While analysis of the Salesforce–Slack acquisition has all been valid, it leaves out one critical element: Slack's new Connect offering.
WorkJam Tackles Frontline Worker Productivity, Slack and Salesforce's Vision of Work and More HR Tech News
Salesforce buys into the HR tech market with Slack, WorkJam taps the flood of frontline worker data and more HR technology news.
Salesforce's Acquisition of Slack Could Change the Way Enterprises Collaborate
There are several angles to Salesforce's acquisition of Slack. Among the most important are overcoming content silos and managing integrations.
Salesforce's Einstein Automates Workflows, Zoom Gets Cozy With AWS and More Digital Workplace News
Salesforce brings automation to the digital workplace, Microsoft tries to calm an employee surveillance storm, Zoom ties up with AWS and more news
Salesforce Shakes Up Enterprise Software Market With Slack Acquisition
While the advantages of the $27 billion deal are clear for Salesforce, the bottom line could also be good for Microsoft.
Salesforce Could Become Digital Workplace Player With Slack, Gartner Analyzes Content Services & More
Salesforce could buy Slack this week, Gartner analyzes content services, AvePoint goes public, IBM updates cloud services and more digital workplace news.
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.