Today’s collection of what’s hot and happening includes bites of news from Microsoft, RingCentral, Lifesize, BlueJeans, BroadSoft, and ReadyTalk.
Whew! It certainly has been a busy week in the enterprise communications world. While you might expect things to be winding down with the holiday season upon us, that’s hardly the reality.
Team collaboration took center stage in the news this week, as well as at the TechCrunch Disrupt event taking place in London. There a Facebook keynoter announced the company would be evolving its Workplace team collaboration app into a full platform that supports integration. Meantime, competitor Slack shared integration news of its own, announcing that it’s partnering with Google to offer integrations to their mutual customers (see “Team Collaboration Battle Intensifies over App Integration“).