Collaboration

Collaboration | News, how-tos, features, reviews, and videos

Aspects of employment / communication / networking / partnership / collaboration / teams / hiring
remote workers larger talent pool

collaboration / strategy / teamwork / transformation

Rethinking collaboration: 6 vendors offer new paths to remote work

With the need for efficient collaboration tools exploding in recent months, a variety of companies hope to refine how those tools work and what they can do. We look at six now pushing the envelope.

Cloud security threats  >  Lightning strikes a digital landscape via binary clouds.

Use of cloud collaboration tools surges and so do attacks

Some industries have seen increases in cloud-related threat events rise as much as 1,350% since the COVID-19 crisis began.

Zoom video conferencing  >  One user connected via laptop showing a grid of remote participants.

5 tips for running a successful virtual meeting

Running an online meeting can be as easy as running an in-person meeting if you follow a few simple steps. Here are five tips for taking your meetings online without missing a beat.

managing remote workers remotely

The keys to a successful remote work strategy

Getting remote work right is tough. But with a mission-driven approach and effective technology, a productive remote work strategy can really pay off.

young man on video conference coronavirus remote communication telecommuting by gcshutter getty ima

Update: Coronavirus prompts collaboration tool makers to offer wares for free

Several vendors, including Microsoft, Google, Slack, Zoom, Cisco and LogMeIn, are making chat, videoconferencing and other collaboration services free as demand for remote working booms.

video conferencing / remote work / online meeting

Review: 5 top videoconferencing services put to the test

We compared Zoom, Cisco Webex, Microsoft Teams, GoToMeeting, and Google Meet in real-world tests to see which videoconferencing platforms perform best for business users. Here’s how they stack up.

health doc connect care telemedicine

Telehealth booms amid COVID-19 crisis; virtual care is here to stay

The coronavirus pandemic that has erupted worldwide has pushed telehealth to the forefront. It's unlikely remote medicine will go away, even after the current crisis abates.

tech spotlight collaboration ctw intro by  ipopba 887088424 3x2 2400x1600

Collaboration answers the call

When office workers fled to their homes, collaboration tools and methods suddenly became indispensable. Here's what our new era of collaboration may look like.

tech spotlight collaboration ctw by fotogestoeber gettyimages 1071228974 3x2 2400x1600

Remote working, now and forevermore?

Employees around the world are suddenly working from home full-time. Find out how to make this new reality work for your organization, whether it will last beyond the pandemic, and where it might take us.

IDG Special Report: Navigating the Pandemic [COVID-19 coronavirus]

Navigating the pandemic

Nearly every technology company — and almost every business — is desperately determining how to use its arsenal of technology to combat the increasingly severe disruption caused by coronavirus.

Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Coronavirus: What companies are ready for our new reality?

One class of companies is already equipped to work in a fully distributed employee model. Another going to have a difficult time adapting to most employees having to work from home. Some won’t survive if this lasts more than a few...

Digital Transformation [DX]  >  dandelion seeds blown by a virtual wind of change

The state of digital transformation in 2020

The lessons learned from a decade of digital transformation provide a roadmap for those embarking on their own initiatives. CIO, Computerworld, CSO, InfoWorld, and Network World team up to dissect that legacy from every angle.

cwht 013 thumb
video

How to use Trello

If you're looking to maximize organization and collaboration, look no further. Check out Trello, a handy app that makes it super easy to organize pretty much anything. It's got some pretty powerful options for taking your organization...

thumb
video

Slack Frontiers 2019 | TECH(talk)

At its Frontiers event this week, Slack rolled out tweaks to its popular collaboration platform – all of them aimed at helping users get their jobs done easier. Most notably, the company is looking to connect Slack with email.

tt19 002 thumbnail
video

Collaboration software is on the move in 2019

The year started off with a bang for several companies that make collaboration software. Here's what's been going on with Microsoft Teams, G Suite and others since the start of 2019.

taming the beast lion tamer

How to tame enterprise communications services

Voice, video, email, file sharing, collaboration – organizations need a solid strategy to assure more manageable, cost-effective, and secure enterprise communications.

screengrab
video

Mingis on Tech: All about the world of collaboration software

Given the changes in how work gets done these days – in remote offices, by workers on the go, at global companies with employees scattered around the world – collaboration is more important than ever. Here's a look at where things...

Load More