To open flexi and digital workplaces and encourage employees to hold the demands of it, Microsoft, a software giant introduced “Teams”, a newly-included service app of Office 365.
A Microsoft Asia study says that 79% consider themselves mobile workers today yet only 64% feel empowered by their organization to embrace the demands of the digital workplace.
The study which involved close to 42,000 working professionals from 14 markets in Asia, sought to understand shifting employee behaviors and gaps in the workplace when it came to productivity, collaboration and flexi-work practices. This included 312 respondents in the Philippines.
With Microsoft Teams app, users with existing subscription to Office 365 can now start using new features such as team chat, video conference, and customize work spaces.
Microsoft Teams is built on four core promises:
Chat for today’s team that provides modern conversation experience with threaded, persistent chat to keep everyone engaged.
A hub for teamwork. Built-in Office applications and services including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, SharePoint, OneNote and PowerBI.
Customization for every team. Customize work spaces with tabs, connectors, and bots from third-party partners.
Security team trust. With hyper-scale enterprise grade Office 365 cloud, customers can expect advance security and compliance capabilities.