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IT or Facilities: Who should take ownership of collaboration spaces?

IT or Facilities: Who should take ownership of collaboration spaces?

Let’s face it, traditionally IT and facilities management were in their own separate business silos. Reporting into different parts of the businesses, too often the communication between them was little to none.

These days, there’s a pressing need for collaboration between the two. But, have we moved along with the times? Do modern businesses adopt this free-flowing communication strategy? And if not, what’s stopping us? The first thing to think about, is why it’s beneficial to take a joined-up approach.

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Why Moving To The Cloud Doesn’t Have To Mean The End Of Your Legacy VC Infrastructure

Why Moving To The Cloud Doesn’t Have To Mean The End Of Your Legacy VC Infrastructure

All hail the cloud! That’s certainly the overriding feeling in business circles when it comes to software these days. In fact, that sensibility has a clear crossover with our everyday lives too.

So, where does it leave us when it comes to video conferencing? Does cloud technology mean the death of VC infrastructure?

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Our Top 5 Collaboration Predictions for 2021

Our Top 5 Collaboration Predictions for 2021

2020 will hardly be remembered as a vintage year.. but now it’s behind us we can look forward, start planning for the challenges ahead and predict how this last year has changed the world of collaboration and the trends we will see in 2021.

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Keeping Your Collaboration Data Private

Keeping Your Collaboration Data Private

When choosing a new collaboration solution to deploy at scale, there are great many things to consider from features to cost, but are some service owners overlooking data privacy?

These are our top considerations for service owners, to ensure they protect the private data of their company, and a hybrid remote workforce while collaborating and communicating.

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Crestron

Crestron

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Returning to the Office with Microsoft Teams

Returning to the Office with Microsoft Teams

On November the 11th Videocall, Microsoft and Crestron co-hosted a webinar, designed to help service owners and IT professionals plan their return to the office with Microsoft Teams.

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Adapt and Adopt – The Enterprise Collaboration Mantra for the New Normal

Adapt and Adopt – The Enterprise Collaboration Mantra for the New Normal

A panellist at the recent Slack Frontiers Conference said that “Communication has long been an area of focus, but for many companies during the pandemic, it has been a game changer”.

Communication & collaboration tools have gone from being important, to being business-critical for many organisations navigating 2020. So we've taken look at the lessons learned from the 2008 financial crisis and how changing attitudes among staff are giving IT leaders new opportunities to tackle their conferencing and collaboration challenges.

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Five Things to Consider Before Investing in Videoconferencing for the New Normal

Five Things to Consider Before Investing in Videoconferencing for the New Normal

Whether planning for a full return to the office, supporting a hybrid or distributed workforce, considering what to do with legacy VC hardware in your meeting spaces or getting your planned platform migration back on track, these are the five things every service owner should consider.

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