As Ferguson looks to transform and improve business, it’s turning to the team chat app to help its showroom workers and do more in less time.
Stories by Matthew Finnegan
Microsoft has unveiled new Teams features aimed at front-line workers as it continues to push its team collaboration platform in a still-growing market.
The desktop chat app firm this week came under fire for moving slowly to close a potential security flaw affecting macOS users.
Dialogflow should make it easier for developers to create natural language bots for Google’s team collaboration platform.
Most organisations have at least two team chat apps, a situation that could lead to communication silos and problems for IT.
The real estate firm partnered with Google to compete with a range of conversational AI assistants entering the workplace, from Alexa to Cortana.
Airbus, which competes with Boeing and Lockheed Martin, also plans to sell its own mixed reality apps to others in the aviation industry.
The cloud file storage vendor continues to reinvent itself as it looks to compete with collaboration and productivity rivals like Google, Microsoft and Slack.
Google renews its focus on enterprise augmented reality with the Glass Enterprise Edition 2; it packs a better camera and faster processor.
Google sees the future of its team messaging tool, Hangouts Chat, as closely entwined with email.
Augmented reality’s potential is on the rise as new enterprise use cases emerge. Lenovo hopes to position its device as a rival to Microsoft’s HoloLens.
The revamped look unveiled this week is designed to be quicker and easier to use for both employees and Workplace admins.
One analyst said the move, unveiled at Slack Frontiers, could disrupt both the unified communications and collaboration software markets.
At this week's Frontiers event, Slack rolled out plans for several tweaks to its popular collaboration platform to help users get their jobs done easier.
Behind the major overhaul of Confluence, Atlassian hopes for wider business adoption outside of its software dev origins. The company also announced it has bought Good Software.