Need for Secure Communication Platform in Businesses
Businesses have transformed themselves into digital enterprises not just to be innovative but to survive. Whether an enterprise needs to store data or communicate with the clients and employees, all of these tasks are possible with different online platforms, which creates an essential need to manage this data and communication securely. Consequently, the need for secure communication platform through which the confidential and sometimes proprietary communications between employees and clients can remain confidential and provide the very best assurance that no loss occurs. Some of the more common and effective platforms are:
Wickr’s secure messaging is part of an extensive suite of solutions that allow seamless communication across all platforms, including encrypted voice and video chats. Secure screen sharing, location sharing and online status where employees can communicate internally or with any of the millions of other Wickr users and know it’s always encrypted. Wickr systems are unique in that no individual or organization other than the intended recipient can decrypt messages, users set automatic message expiration policies to meet all compliance standards.
IBM Sametime is a client–server application and middleware platform that provides real-time, unified communications and collaboration for enterprises.IBM Sametime comes in 4 levels of functionality so that the needs of small, medium or large enterprises needs can be accommodated. The Standard is second level and includes rich-media chat, including point-to-point Voice-over-IP (VoIP) and video chat, timestamps, emoticons, and chat histories, group and multi-way chat, web conferencing, interoperability with AOL Instant Messenger, Yahoo! Messenger, Google Talk etc. Advanced service adds additional real-time community collaboration and social networking, including: persistent chat rooms and instant screen sharing
Slack offers a robust and exhaustive chat environment for small businesses. Providing one-on-one and group chat, Slack accompanies individual and group voice and video conferencing. Slack allows team communications simpler than most chat devices. Slack is a collaboration hub that brings the right people, information, and tools together to get work done. Businesses around the world use Slack to connect their teams, unify their systems, and drive their businesses forward.
The “Flows” at the core of Flowdock creates open spaces for teams to chat and collaborate, employees can invite project stakeholders to join a Flow to participate in discussions, see updates and receive catered notification of project changes. Flowdock allows users to easily locate work items, requests, or attachments by utilizing the search and filtering capabilities in the Integration Inbox.
Electronic Messaging is a necessary communication platform as the telephone was 30 years ago. Selecting the one that serves your needs and provides maximum security, from the over 50 platforms on market, is a major challenge. Zyter is the leading provider of complete, end-to-end collaboration platforms that deliver superior secure digital experiences. In August 2019, Zyterwas named the Silver winner in the 14th Annual 2019 IT World Awards® by the industry’s leading technology research and advisory guide, Network Products Guide. You need a leader to make you a leader in your business too, contact Zyter today, for solutions to your secure communications platform needs.