Remote Working stories
Salesforce announces the acquisition of Slack
CRM company Salesforce has announced the acquisition of Slack.
94% of organisations experienced insider data breaches last year - Human error top cause
Egress survey finds a substantial 94% of organisations experienced insider data breaches in the last year, with human error the top cause.
Paradox - Enterprise leaders want more IT freedom and more security at the same time
Hysolate's study reveals enterprise IT and security leaders want more IT freedom and more IT security at the same time.
NZ businesses lacking right technology for hybrid working as digital transformation accelerates
"The pandemic accelerated the digital transformation roadmap for a lot of New Zealand businesses, forcing everyone to re-evaluate the workplace."
Biometrics solving security challenges of remote and flexible working
"As work becomes more agile, these technologies are a vital bridge to ensuring flexibility and business continuity."
C-suite pushing for back-to-office as people struggle with overload of virtual meetings
Back-to-office scenarios are not only pushed by C-level management, they are completely in line with what employees want.
Hybrid meetings the way forward with new portfolio in market
"We are providing hybrid - a seamless blend of the physical and the virtual, of in-office and remote."
Slack announces new features: Huddles, Recordings, and Slack Atlas
Slack announces a new range of features, focusing on a ‘Digital First’ approach to working with Huddles, Video, Voice and Screen recordings, and Slack Atlas.
Large disparity between decision-makers and employees around return to office
Research reveals a significant disparity between the views of decision-makers and employees about returning to the office.
Remote working core element of future of work, report finds
The report highlighted the continuing popularity of remote work, with 94% of Australians wanting to work remotely at least once a week, up from 92% in the previous year.
Are productivity tools helping or hindering employees?
Technology implemented to keep employees engaged and productive is frustrating and slowing them down, new research from Citrix reveals.
Five must-haves for unified communications to bridge the gaps in a hybrid workplace
Despite the benefits of remote work, the office will continue to play a key role in how businesses operate in the future.
The surprising reason remote workers are stressed out right now
Over 90% of knowledge workers feel stressed while working from home, with 41% feeling either very or extremely stressed.
Study finds no accountability for cyberattacks within organisations
There is a disconnect between business decision makers and security teams, despite new risks from remote working and the growth in ransomware.
More Boomers than Zoomers want to work from home
"Employees are pushing for businesses to utilise their tech investments and adopt hybrid working."
Remote working trend continues, digital transformation plans brought forward
“A hybrid workforce is the future of the work, with both remote and on-site part of the same solution to optimise employers’ workforce needs."
New research finds 93% of security leaders don’t report to the CEO
New research from LogRhythm finds that 93% of security leaders don’t report to the CEO.
Microsoft unveils new innovations in Teams designed to empower hybrid work
"The developments will unlock better, and more rich, hybrid meeting experiences for everyone."
The most common attack surface trends by company location, size, and industry
A new report identifies the most common attack surface trends by geography and company size and highlights industries most vulnerable.
Help desk responsibilities increase with advances in AI, cybersecurity, remote working, and cloud computing
CompTIA finds help desk responsibilities are broadening as AI, cybersecurity, remote working, and cloud computing becoming more prevalent.
Over a third of workers have picked up bad cybersecurity habits while working remotely
A new report finds over a third of workers have picked up bad cybersecurity behaviours since working from home.
Salary, benefits gap growing between employers and employees
“With most employees dissatisfied with their current benefits, there is also an urgent need for organisations to review packages to retain top talent.”
Remote working underpins the business case for secure virtual environments
We take a look at why secure remote working benefits organisations beyond the data centre.
Remote work inspires business evolution - four key steps to prolonging its success
Many business leaders feared productivity would dip when workers took to their laptops in their living rooms, but instead the opposite was true.