Enterprise IT execs weigh in on the best approach to take when “tribal fires” flare up around team collaboration tools.
With Slack on the verge of going public, having filed its initial public offering papers last week, team collaboration carries on as a hot topic. A couple questions loom large: Will persistent team messaging applications ultimately rule the day for collaborative work? And, specific to Slack, when push comes to shove, will the platform keep its position in the enterprise?
As we learned earlier this year at Enterprise Connect 2019, consensus is hard to come by among enterprise IT professionals. While our Enterprise Summit panelists largely acknowledged they’ve witnessed “tribal fires” flare up around team collaboration, they’re not of one mind on whether to douse those fires or let them grow.