How to Build the Digital Workplace
The digital workplace is about enabling productivity and increasing employee engagement. Digital workplace technologies have undergone tremendous convergence, as they have become cloud and mobile-enabled. The push toward platforms has also allowed new categories of applications to emerge, via open APIs, to support specific business processes.
- Who are the work platform providers and how are they evolving?
- How can I measure the ROI of my digital workplace technology investments?
- How can I foster productivity and easier knowledge-sharing in the digital workplace?
Digital Trends Driving the Future of Work
Due to the changing nature of work in a geographically distributed workplace, collaboration is no longer limited to desktops, landline phones, or video conferencing rooms. Wherever people are, mobile devices, cloud services, social networks, and video give them access to each other and help to nullify distance and time barriers.
These communication technologies, combined with more open workspaces and predictive business applications, are leading to a new collaborative workplace.
For more on the technologies changing the digital workplace, view this exclusive Visual Research clip that accompanies our research note, The Aragon Research Technology Arc™ for the Digital Workplace, 2018.
DTM & Blockchain:
Evaluating Identity, Signatures, & Smart Contracts
DTM is one of the easiest on-ramps to digital transformation. This free infographic overviews three key use cases of blockchain—an emerging technology—in DTM.
Digital Workplace Research
It's Time for "Find My File"
April 23, 2018
Summary: We still see daily reports of leaked and stolen information from individual government agencies and consumer companies. If we can find a lost phone, we should be able to locate a lost file, or maintain a "digital leash" on each of our files. Read More >
The Aragon Research Globe™ for Social Software, 2017
October 30, 2017
Summary: The market for Enterprise Social Networks (ESNs) is shifting to focus on digital work hubs, as buyers look to consolidate the rising tide of work tools. This report evaluates 18 ESN providers who are helping people share knowledge inside and outside of the enterprise. Read More >
Summary: Blockchain, Customer Journey Mapping, Digital Business Platforms, Digital Work Hubs, and Workflow and Content Automation are emerging areas that are enabling businesses to become fully digital. Read More >
Summary: Workflow and Content Automation (WCA) is a new category for automating document processes and transactions. WCA platforms automate workflows and produce intelligent documents. Read More >
Digital Workplace Blogs
Google Enhances G Suite with AI: 3 Things You Should Know
April 30, 2018
The new and improved G Suite is all about enhancing efficiency, while keeping content and information up-to-date and secure. Read More >
The Digital Workplace DealBook – Alfresco, LogMeIn, Nintex, and SAP
February 20, 2018
The acquisition fever is strong in early 2018. This blog highlights the most noteworthy deals in the digital workplace landscape. Read More >