Zoom has announced the acquisition of Workvivo
While the deal's financial terms remain undisclosed, Zoom has revealed that it expects to finalize the acquisition by the end of the month.
Based in Cork, Ireland, Workvivo provides an employee engagement platform that helps executives communicate business updates with their workers. This includ... Read more
IBM Consulting faces backlash after issuing back-to-office policy
IBM Consulting faces staff protests after releasing a back-to-office policy which the company expects to increase the creativity and productivity of its employees collectively.
A recent policy issued by IBM Consulting revealed that employees need to be in the office three days a week if they liv... Read more
Ireland-based CWSI acquires workplace service provider Mocbo
CWSI is acquiring Mocbo, a Belgian provider of workplace services. The Irish company strengthens its footprint on the continent.
In April this year, CWSI stepped into the Benelux with the acquisition of Blaud, a Dutch mobile device management company. The latest acquisition of Mocbo expands its ... Read more
91% of IT leaders felt the pandemic’s supply chain disruption effect
Insight Enterprises conducted a survey involving 400 IT decision-makers and found that 95% of them say the impact of the pandemic accelerated organizations’ transformation needs.
The 2022 Insight Intelligent Technology Report found that almost all IT leaders surveyed reported that supply chain... Read more
Google Chat just made it easier to track tasks within a chat flow
Google's reply to Slack and replacement for Hangouts, Google Chat, has a new task-related update. Google is pushing Google Chat to be the default chat app for Workspace customers and gradually replace the classic Hangouts which has been the default chat app since 2013.
The new feature means user... Read more
AWS WorkSpaces can now be accessed from a browser, except on Linux
Microsoft’s cloud desktop plans are in the crosshairs after Amazon Web Services added browser access to its WorkSpaces desktop-as-a-service offering. Browser access will only work for WorkSpaces running Windows.
Linux users have been left out in the cold and AWS has not said when or if the OS ... Read more
Microsoft Teams Panels will make booking meetings rooms easier
Microsoft has announced that Teams Panels for helping staff book meeting rooms will be generally available when we return to the office. In October of last year, Microsoft said that Teams Panels devices were coming from Yealink, Creston, and other partners.
The company has now said that the firs... Read more
Citrix reveals new security offerings
Citrix has announced two new products to help companies secure their cloud-based applications. Secure Internet Access and Secure Workspace Access offer different methods to secure the connection between the employee and the cloud.
Secure Internet Access
With Secure Internet Access, Citrix pro... Read more
Learn from other entrepreneurs how you can innovate during COVID-19
The digital channel has suddenly become much more important. Because of the outbreak of the coronavirus, companies are facing new challenges, in which the digital channel (online) can often offer the solution. We heard from various companies how they have dealt with the new normal and how they are ... Read more
Matrix42 offers a complete on-premises workspace management solution
We were recently approached by Matrix42 to look at their workspace management solution. We have written about several unified workspace solutions in the past, but Matrix42 has a more traditional approach, where the endpoint is central, and the cloud only plays a minor role.
Whereas all unified w... Read more