Collaboration Applications for Unified Communications
- October 24, 2019
Google has hired Javier Soltero, a former corporate vice president in charge of Outlook, Office and Cortana at Microsoft, to run G Suite.
- July 19, 2019
8x8 Inc. acquired Wavecell, which enables it to expand its presence globally and offer new services such as Wavecell's omnichannel CPaaS capabilities.
- June 13, 2019
Boasting the same capabilities and features as its preceding on-premises software, Intel Unite Cloud Service enables users to deploy Intel Unite software from the cloud.
- April 26, 2019
Slack revenue reached $400 million in fiscal 2019, with 575 large businesses contributing 40% of the total. The startup will begin selling stock publicly later this year.
- April 25, 2019
Slack Workflow Builder gives users templates for creating automated messages and forms in Slack. The product launched in beta this week.
- April 25, 2019
The new Slack-Zoom partnership will focus on advancing Zoom calling and meetings in Slack, potentially making the collaboration app a stronger rival to Cisco and Microsoft.
- April 24, 2019
A new Slack integration will give users the ability to receive and reply to Slack chats through email, which remains a cornerstone of enterprise communications.
- April 11, 2019
Google released an enterprise phone system and plans to add new IT controls to G Suite for business in an effort to attract larger companies.
- April 03, 2019
Amazon Alexa for Business now provides companies with templates for programming custom voice commands.
- March 27, 2019
Cisco's collaboration unit has declined to provide statistics on the use of Webex Teams, even as rivals Slack and Microsoft Teams have attempted to demonstrate momentum for their apps.
- March 15, 2019
The Enterprise Connect 2019 expo floor will feature more than 140 vendors with their latest offerings in the UC space, including team collaboration tools and digital whiteboard technology.
- March 08, 2019
Cisco Webex will support wireless screen sharing outside of online meetings beginning next month, a feature sought after by customers.
- March 06, 2019
Microsoft plans to eliminate the Skype Meetings App for Mac next month, despite complaints from users that the move will make it harder to join meetings as a guest.
- February 28, 2019
The LogMeIn products Jive and GoToMeeting will be combined under a new brand, an integration that analysts say is necessary for the vendor to remain competitive.
- February 19, 2019
Many users of the Microsoft Teams app were unable to connect to the service through the web and desktop clients for several hours Monday.