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Case studies demonstrate that some of the world's largest companies are now making advanced use of social tools in the way that they work. Is Europe leading the way?
Jive Software named Elisa Steele CEO and delivered a solid fourth quarter. The outlook for 2015 and the first quarter was trimmed.
Microsoft is broadening its Office 2016 desktop preview to include anyone willing to sign a non-disclosure agreement.
Microsoft will roll out SharePoint Server 2016, an on-premises version of its SharePoint Server, in the second half of calendar 2015, officials reconfirm.
The cloud-based collaboration service also boasted it secured seven of its ten biggest contracts to date last year.
UPDATED: In preview mode for the moment, WorkMail is available for free via a 30-day trial, covering up to 25 users.
Pixelapse will remain a standalone product as a migration plan to the core Dropbox platform is hatched out.
Providing a usable digital workplace today increasingly means giving access to a wider set of collaboration tools as part of an open adoption approach that's is more dynamic, user-centric, and strategic.
Microsoft took the plunge into holographic computing and has all the hooks built in to ensure the technology will at least be tried in the enterprise.
A new study has revealed that the enterprise is more likely to understand DevOps than ever before, but this knowledge isn't being fully utilized.
The company prepares to launch in the United States and hires new chief executive to further develop its Brazil operation
The on again, off again (mostly off) Box IPO is about to hit the runway. The cloud storage and collaboration player will raise funds to duke it out with larger rivals.
As rumors suggested, Microsoft is deprecating Public Websites from SharePoint Online and Office 365 in January 2015. Here's more on why and what happens next.
Huddle plans to keep growing its geographical footprint in the United States and Europe while doubling the size of its product team.
Given the bargain basement prices typically associated with browser-based Chromebooks, Avaya reps noted the approach also saves users extra funds when it comes to hardware.
With Office 365, Microsoft is planning to offer a number of different plans at a variety of price points, hoping to entice enterprises, SMBs and academia to choose Microsoft over Google Apps and other competitors.
The social networking site announces a reporting system that’s social by design and an improved Safety Center with more multimedia resources.
A look at the new Outlook Web App (Release 5) features and user experience available for Live@edu students.
The Document Foundations debuts its first full, stable (and free) release of the next generation of OpenOffice - LibreOffice 3.3.
Three exclusive screenshots showing for-fee functionality in the Live@edu replacement, Office 365 for Education.
A walkthrough 'how it works' guide to Microsoft's student-focused cloud email application.
Microsoft is making OneNote Mobile for the iPhone available as a free download from the iTunes store.
Exploring how email administrators can spy on the inboxes of their organisation's employees or university's staff and students.
A new feature comes to Facebook called 'Memories', documenting your history on the social network.
Facebook messaging: combining existing chat, messages and SMS into a consolidated messaging system, including individual @facebook.com email addresses.
CEO Mark Zuckerberg took the wraps off Facebook's latest innovation, "seamless messaging" that lets users communicate among e-mail, chat or SMS clients.
Microsoft versus Apple has long been the marquee rivalry of the technology industry, but the two companies also have a long history as frenemies. Here are their 10 greatest collaborations.
Office 365 brings Microsoft Office, SharePoint Online, Exchange Online and Lync Online in a cloud service.
End users sometimes ask the strangest questions. Here are 20 bizarre emails from users that either don't have a clue or didn't take the time to search before hitting send.
Microsoft’s developers hid multiple Easter Eggs in Word 95/97/2000.
At the Mobilize conference held in San Francisco, Motorola unveiled a new user interface based around social networking. The Android OS-based skin will feature live widgets for integrating sites like Twitter, Facebook, and MySpace, as well as aggregating contact details, and displaying recent status updates during calls.
At the Always On Summit at Stanford University, business executives discuss the risks involved in developing applications and businesses on social networks with proprietary platforms. Panelists include Gerry Campbell, CEO of Collecta; Max Ventilla, CEO of Aardvark; Shervin Pishevar, CEO of Social Gaming Network; and moderator Bambi Francisco, CEO of Vator.tv.
At Cisco Live in San Francisco, CEO John Chambers talks about the key technologies he envisions growing the Internet of the future. Chambers discusses video as an important part of the company's strategy, enabling better collaboration technologies such as Cisco's TelePresence.
ZDNet Senior Editor Sam Diaz shares his views on the release of Apple's new iPhone 3G S. Diaz says there is a dark shadow being cast over the new device because of its exclusive relationship with carrier AT&T, while users complain about two-year contracts and lack of support for MMS messaging.
ZDNet correspondent Sumi Das speaks with senior editor Sam Diaz about the efforts of Twitter, Facebook, and MySpace to up their Web 2.0 game. Diaz also discusses the significance of the Sun-Oracle deal to the data center market and the rumors swirling around Apple and Verizon. Will there be an alternative to AT&T for iPhone users?
Drew Martin, CIO of Sony Electronics, describes how the company is targeting social networking sites to get better customer feedback and enable development on its next generation of products.
At the Web 2.0 Expo in San Francisco, Google VP of Engineering Vic Gundrota showed off the prototype of a new Web-based Gmail app that could one day be used on any smartphone. By using HTML 5 standards, he predicts, developers will no longer have to choose just one platform to write for. When the app is released, users will be able to archive and use their e-mail even when not online. Moderator: Tim O'Reilly, founder and CEO, O'Reilly Media
At the Web 2.0 Expo in San Francisco, Palm Senior Vice President of Applications and Services Michael Abbott announced an early access program of the company's new developing platform, WebOS. The new platform will run apps natively on the device and enables greater integration with cloud applications like Google and Facebook. Abbott stressed that the company is looking for developer feedback and that the platform is evolving.
ZDNet correspondent Sumi Das talks to senior editor Sam Diaz about the month ahead and what the tech industry is expected to announce. Some highlights include, Intel's new Xeon 5500 processor, Skype for the Blackberry and iPhone, and the adoption of Cisco's TelePresence in the enterprise
Gerri Martin-Flickinger, CIO of Adobe, believes that collaboration tools are more useful when they center around an activity or event. For example, each employee at her company gets a virtual room that they can hold meetings and share applications.
Dan Darling, CIO of Turner Broadcasting System, says that the company's most important technology is telepresence. Through teleconferencing, they have been able to build a new facility in Buenos Aires with much more collaboration between the divisions' saving money and speeding up the process.
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