enterprise collaboration

Quip adds an App Store as it pushes toward full-blown collaboration platform

When Salesforce bought Quip, a document-based, mobile-first collaboration tool for $750 million last September, it may have seemed like an odd purchase, but Salesforce and Quip have been hard at work

Facebook’s Workplace, now at 30,000 orgs, adds Chat desktop apps and group video chat

It’s been once year since Workplace, Facebook’s social network designed specifically for businesses and other organizations, came out of beta to take on the likes of Slack, Atlassian, Micr

Slack takes aim at the corporate sector with Enterprise Grid, adds bots from SAP

Slack, the business app that lets teams of users communicate, share files from other services, and work on them with each other, has taken off like wildfire since launching three years ago, with 5 m

Pingpad hitches wagon to Slack with new collaboration tool aimed at enterprise

Today, Pingpad, which launched last year as a consumer mobile app, did an about-face, announcing it has built a collaboration tool on top of the popular Slack enterprise communications platform. It s

Siris Capital to buy Polycom for $2B in cash, Polycom cancels its $1.96B Mitel merger

Here’s an interesting twist in one of the bigger enterprise acquisition stories of 2016. After Mitel earlier this year announced that it would acquire Polycom for $1.96 billion and consolidate

IBM and Cisco team up on enterprise collaboration to stave off rivals like Slack and Microsoft

Earlier this month, IBM and Cisco announced they would work together to integrate IBM’s Watson artificial intelligence technology into edge routers from Cisco, and today the two IT giants are

Mitel buys Polycom for $1.96B in enterprise communications consolidation play

As more enterprises move their communications services over to IP networks and cloud-based services, we’re seeing an increasing amount of consolidation as the businesses that serve them continue

Facebook adds 36K Telenor employees to Facebook at Work as it gears up for global launch

Facebook at Work — the enterprise version of Facebook that lets businesses build their own secure social networks — has racked up over 60,000 companies on a waiting list while still in 

Facebook At Work Signs Up Its Biggest Business Yet: 100,000 Workers At The Royal Bank Of Scotland

Earlier this year, Facebook took the wraps off Facebook at Work, an enterprise version of the social network that Facebook had designed for businesses that want to build social networks for their empl

How Facebook At Work Could Shrink Faceless Enterprises

When you have a question at a small company, you always know who to ask. But as corporations grow, it becomes impossible to remember everyone's names, let alone their areas of expertise, and communica

Business Collaboration Platform JANDI Raises $2M To Expand In Asia

Does the world need yet another enterprise collaboration tool? Startup <a target="_blank" href="https://www.jandi.com/main/#/">JANDI</a> thinks so, and SoftBank Ventures and Cherubic Ventures agree. T

With $800,000 In Seed Funding, Pie Wants To Take A Slice Of The Enterprise Collaboration Market

Pie is the latest contender to launch in the enterprise collaboration space. It competes with services like Slack, which recently raised an impressive $42.75 million, as well as a host of other compan

Triage Raises Seed Financing For Its Integrated Notification And Collaboration App

As startup app developer Triage moves from the Bay Area to New York, the company is preparing to close on roughly $1.1 million in a seed round of financing.

500 Startups-Backed Cloud Productivity Tool 300.mg To Close Its Doors Next Week

unching its public beta in the fall of last year, <a target="_blank" href="http://300.mg">300milligrams</a> (also known as "300.mg,") set out to build a "priority inbox for team conversations." The st