The Modern Workplace Blog

Solving the skills shortage with the modern workplace

  07/03/2018 |   COMPAREX UK Blog Editor

The technological revolution of our modern age is progressing at an ever-increasing rate...but how is this relevant to our workplaces?... Read the full article ...

 

Your New Favorite Colleague: Microsoft StaffHub

  05/28/2018 |   Thino Ullmann

It is high time that the staff working “on the shop floor” are integrated into the digital infrastructure. We’ll show you how to improve the organization of your everyday routines with Office365 F1, spruce up your staff connectivity and in doing so boost the overall efficiency of your workflows. Read the full article ...

What Really Counts in Collaboration

  05/08/2018 |   Thino Ullmann

In order to remain effective, companies need to take a close look at modern working methods and technologies that help their staff complete their assignments simply and efficiently across a number of locations. Our expert Thino Ullmann shows you what really counts in collaboration. Read the full article ...

Communicating Within the Company Using Just One Tool

  04/19/2018 |   COMPAREX Blog Editorial Team

Microsoft’s Office 365 Enterprise E5 offers companies a stack of sophisticated options in the area of video telephony and video conferencing. The integrated Skype for Business comes with advanced features that should definitely make you prick up your ears. Read the full article ...

Digitization Front and Center With the Office 365 F1 Plan

  04/11/2018 |   Thino Ullmann

It is high time that the staff working “on the shop floor” are integrated into the digital infrastructure. We’ll show you how to improve the organization of your everyday routines with Office365 F1, spruce up your staff connectivity and in doing so boost the overall efficiency of your workflows. Read the full article ...

Knockout in the First Round: Microsoft Teams Beats WhatsApp

  03/19/2018 |   Thino Ullmann

Using a private messenger to discuss professional details with colleagues is a tricky topic if one considers the data protection and security aspects! We’ll show you how Microsoft Teams easily knocks the socks off of WhatsApp in the heavyweight division of company requirements. Read the full article ...

Inviting Employees, Customers and Partners to a Skype Meeting When on the Road

  03/07/2018 |   COMPAREX Blog Editorial Team

Modern collaboration is dynamic and overcomes spatial boundaries – and yes, it is possible when you’re on the road. Office 365 Enterprise E5 and Skype for Business provide simple and efficient support. You can even include important persons in project meetings, wherever they happen to be. Read the full article ...

A Strong Heartbeat: Office 365 F1 for Firstline Workers

  02/06/2018 |   COMPAREX Blog Editorial Team

The women and men operating at the front line of a company represent the brand, solve customer problems and keep an attentive eye on the products and services. These employees are absolutely crucial – and with Office 365 F1 they can become part of the digitization process. We’ll show you how! Read the full article ...

How Companies Can Share Large Volumes of Data

  01/30/2018 |   COMPAREX Blog Editorial Team

Data security and the correct management of sensitive project information are delicate issues. We show you how your project teams can collaborate securely and meaningfully with Office 365 and OneDrive for Business. Read the full article ...

The key to collaboration: mastering the modern workplace

  01/25/2018 |   COMPAREX UK Blog Editor

To take advantage of changing market conditions, businesses must strive to be as agile as possible. This means taking advantage of flexible and remote working, enabling employees to remain productive from wherever they are... Read the full article ...

How Office 365 Enterprise E5 Can Simplify Your Communication

  01/25/2018 |   COMPAREX Blog Editorial Team

Voice and video conferences in high broadcast quality remain challenging scenarios for many companies, even today. But internal and external dialog could be easily upgraded with Office 365 Enterprise E5. Our blog post tells you why this is sensible and also cost-efficient. Read the full article ...

How to Integrate Firstline Workers in Your Company’s Digitization

  01/19/2018 |   Thino Ullmann

Digitization can only be successful if all employees – from the CEO to production workers – are integrated in the process. What about your Firstline Workers? Are they part of the digitization? Thino Ullmann explains how to integrate them successfully with Office 365 F1. Read the full article ...

Going Digital via Strategy, Technology and Culture

  12/18/2017 |   Daniel Perrier

What do you need for a successful digital transformation? Strategy, technology and culture say our experts Daniel Perrier and Michel van Teijlingen. Read in today’s article why they are the main pillars for digital transformationRead the full article ...

What You Need to Know About the Integration of LinkedIn in Office 365

  12/13/2017 |   Thino Ullmann

Integration of LinkedIn in Office 365 has officially started. But what does this actually mean for you? We sum up the most important facts about the rollout. Read the full article ...

3 Key Barriers to Digital Transformation

  12/08/2017 |   Maarten van Montfoort

Many businesses have understood the importance of Digital Transformation and have placed digital transformation at the heart of their corporate strategies. Still, a lot of digital transformation projects fail. What are the reasons for the failure? Read the full article ...

3 Technologies Shaping The Digital Transformation

  11/29/2017 |   Lars Herrmann

Digital Transformation is one of those buzzwords businesses should definitely pay attention to. Our expert sheds some light on one of the IT world’s highest- trending topics and explains which technologies will have the greatest impact on the digital transformation. Read the full article ...

Your Guide to SharePoint Updates

  11/23/2017 |   Christoph Vollmann

Public Updates, Cumulative Updates, Service Packs and more. To be fair, it is not so easy to keep track of all SharePoint Updates. COMPAREX expert Christoph Vollmann offers tips and tricks that will help you negotiate the update jungle. Read the full article ...

Why Software Portfolio Management is the Key to a Successful Office 365 Implementation

 11/21/2017 |   Thino Ullmann

Are you currently implementing Office365? Our expert Thino Ullmann knows how to improve the process. Read why Software Portfolio Management is the key to a successful Office 365 implementation. Read the full article ...

5 Ways To Optimize Your SharePoint Search

  11/16/2017 |   Christoph Vollmann

Are you really getting the most out of the SharePoint search? Two of our experts explain how the search functions work and provide 5 tips for the best ways to improve your search results. Read the full article ...

Master 5 Major Office 365 Migration Challenges

  11/14/2017 |   Jeroen Engelander

There may be some obstacles that need to be overcome during migration, for instance to Office 365. Our Cloud expert has put together the five most common challenges and explains how Unified Cloud Management can help to overcome them. Read the full article ...

SharePoint on Azure: The Right Choice For Your Business?

  10/18/2017 |   Christoph Dehn

Is SharePoint on Microsoft Azure the right choice for your business? Our expert Christoph Dehn helps you to decide. He gives an insight on the benefits of running your SharePoint on Azure. Read the full article ...

From Unified to Intelligent Communications – Microsoft’s New Vision For Microsoft Teams

  10/12/2017 |   COMPAREX Blog Editorial Team

At Microsoft Ignite, September 25 2017, Microsoft made a strategic announcement on “Intelligent Communications“. Microsoft essentially created a new productivity segment that combines communication and collaboration into a single unifying platform or app – Microsoft Teams. Read the full article ...

Future Office: How Technology Will Change the Way We Work

  09/26/2017 |   COMPAREX Blog Editorial Team

Have you ever wondered what your workplace will look like in 20 years? We took a glimpse into the future to explain which technologies will have the greatest impact on our working environments. Read the full article ...

SharePoint Online and On-Premises: a Comparison

  09/15/2017 |   Christoph Vollmann

What’s better: the cloud or on-premises? Which SharePoint version is more suitable? Our expert Christoph Vollmann has compared the models and summarized the most important differences. Read the full article ...

The Benefits of Cloud Computing for Software Development

  08/30/2017 |   Andreas Gräfe

Software development in the cloud offers many advantages. COMPAREX expert Andreas Gräfe explains why he prefers the cloud to any other environment.Read the full article ...

Unified Communications: Revolutionizing Productivity with Skype for Business

  08/24/2017 |   COMPAREX Blog Editorial Team

A good Unified Communications strategy can help to increase your productivity. Read why Unified Communications offers many advantages for your business and why Skype for Business might be the right solution.Read the full article ...

Managing Your Modern Workplace with Microsoft Office 365

  07/19/2017 |   Oana Moldovan

Has the modern workplace already entered your office? Oana Moldovan explains how Yammer, Office 365 and Teams can help create the modern workplace and how to use these tools efficiently.Read the full article ...

The 5 Keys to Success with Intercultural Teams

  06/30/2017 |   Thino Ullmann

Communication inside of companies is becoming increasingly challenging in an age of heightened globalization and internationalization. Colleagues in international positions communicate simultaneously across national borders and time zonesRead the full article ...