How VITAS Healthcare moved to UEM

VITAS Healthcare, a Miami-based a hospice and palliative care company with more than 12,000 employees and about 19,000 patients across 14 states, went on a six-year journey to create a mobile-enabled workforce and the unified endpoint management (UEM) system needed to handle their devices. UEM allows IT to remotely provision, …

7 Slack alternatives for team chat and collaboration

Slack’s launch in 2014 helped ignite demand for chat-based collaboration tools in the workplace, and, in turn, paved the way for a range of team messaging offerings that now provide a simple and effective alternative to email.  The upstart has proved popular since its launch, attracting 10 million daily users. …

Slack partners with Zoom to boost video capabilities

SAN FRANCISCO – Slack has partnered with cloud video communications vendor Zoom in a move designed to bolster video capabilities for Slack users. The tie-up was unveiled at this week’s Slack Frontiers event. Zoom – which, like Slack, is preparing for a stock market listing – competes with Cisco Webex, …