Facilitating collaboration in an ever-changing digital workplace can be overwhelming. The application explosion that has resulted from innovation in this space has actually hindered productivity rather than enabled it. Business users have to use too many tools to get their work done and to collaborate with their peers - who may be working remotely or on the go. Minimizing context switching and streamlining work processes is a challenge that Directors of Collaboration are faced with. Our research profiles the vendors who are offering solutions to this challenge.
How can you facilitate better collaboration in the digital workplace?
What technologies should enterprises be evaluating to offer the best collaboration experience?
What solutions should you be evaluating as part of your Communications and Collaboration Strategy?
Demo Day: State of UC 2017: Why Your Enterprise Needs A UCC Strategy
Summary: The race to add more visual collaboration inside and outside of the enterprise is being driven by the need to work faster and compete in the global market. We overview 23 major providers meeting this demand in the market Read More >
Summary: Enterprise Social Networks (ESNs), or Communities, as they’re sometimes called, are shifting as workers are seeking new and easier ways of sharing knowledge. This Globe for Social Software evaluates 21 providers who each focus on sharing knowledge and enabling productivity Read More >
Summary: The market for communications is shifting to one in which multi-modal interactions will become the norm. This Research Note identifies the new elements of UCC and why UCC Platforms are emerging as a way to integrate UCC features into business applications Read More >
Summary: Work platforms are now in high demand, because they offer a solution to this problem of application-overload and inhibitive context switching. The four Hot Vendors in Social Collaboration and Work are helping enterprises by integrating multiple workplace tools into one offering Read More >
During the first week of February 2017, Google, LogMeIn, Polycom, and Slack all made announcements that are sure to attract attention. This blog reviews some of the highlights of what they announced Read More >
First Cut: Cisco announced the Cisco Spark Board, a new Interactive Meeting Device that integrates with its Cisco Spark Application and UCC Services, which will be offered in a 55 or 70 inch configuration Read More >
With mobile, cloud and enhanced web technologies such as WebRTC, solutions have changed. This blog is about UCC as the new way forward and the need to focus on a wholistic approach to real-time collaboration Read More >