Citrix CEO Henshall: There’s broad realization that future of work is hybrid

Companies have gone through this period of realizing that hybrid work is actually more productive than the model that they had before. And so people have gone back and they’re reassessing what’s the new normal need to look like. That has taken on a number of larger projects around transforming all aspects of their business, […]

Salesforce bolsters Work.com with helpdesk, productivity, messaging tools

Salesforce launches Work.com for Vaccines, aims to scale COVID-19 vaccinationsSalesforce delivers strong Q2, ups revenue outlook and sees Work.com tractionSalesforce launches new Work.com products for post-coronavirus planningSalesforce, CVS Health combine return-to-work solutions

Microsoft employees can work from home (or anywhere) forever

Microsoft has reportedly announced that it is allowing its employees to work from home permanently. As per a report by The Verge, Microsoft has sent an “internal guidance” to its employees explaining that they can either opt for work from home for “less than 50% of their working week” or can even get approvals from […]

Microsoft develops a portable, box-shaped data center to bring the cloud to remote areas

MDCs are now available for use with “defense and private sector organizations.” On the off chance that you happen to be a decision-maker at such an organization, you can contact the company to find out more information on how you might go about getting your hands on one of the units.

Giants: Contacts of Will Hernandez back to work Friday

Head coach Joe Judge was confident that would not be the case on Thursday as indications were none of the contacts met that criteria. Friday brought more good news on that front. The team announced that the seven players and two coaches will be back to work.

Olivier Awards 2020: Stars’ work celebrated as majority of theatres remain closed

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Calling all entrepreneurs: It’s time to build an innovation engine for the virtual era

In the day and age of rapid iteration and fail fast, we need to embrace the practice of innovating with customers. Companies need a carefully designed process for developing customer insights that is based on a system of observation and user empathy. But to do this successfully, you need a deep connection with your customers […]

Microsoft, Cisco, and Zoom are now ‘The Big Three’ for video

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Microsoft Teams and Zoom have a new competitor (you may not love it)

I also worry about the way Vowel scoffs at Zoom: “When most of us went remote, we embraced solutions like Zoom as a professional and social lifeline, with all of its limitations — it’s low quality transcription, it’s clunky UI/UX, etc. [the apostrophes are Vowel’s own]. It worked for a hot sec, but the returns […]

Cloud computing vs. edge computing

We already live in a data-rich world with the proliferation of new technologies such as IoT, 5G, wearables and assisted reality (AR) creating vast amounts of data that is generated close to the user or at the edge of the network. Remote working only adds to this as more and more devices try to access […]