Whether or not employees can work together and perform as a team is an important factor for the success of any business. Forward-thinking companies who have broken down outdated silo mindsets in favour of collaborative working environments are fast reaping the rewards that effective teamwork can offer. From increased efficiency and productivity, to improved communication and project management, collaboration presents an abundance of advantages to organisations of all sizes.
Collaboration facilitates fast-paced innovation and project progress. Bringing individuals together who hold different perspectives and areas of expertise speeds up problem solving and spurs on idea generation through group discussion and brainstorming. Every person has their own unique strengths that they can bring to the table. A problem left for one individual to deal with can stop a project in its tracks. However, a problem presented to a team opens up several doors to finding a solution, as there will be a number of diverse skillsets and ways of thinking. This prevents issues or unexpected events becoming barriers to success.
Embracing collaboration also enables workplace flexibility that is expected from the modern-day workforce. As remote and agile working is commonplace in many organisations, improving methods of communication and connectivity has fast become a necessity. In our digital age, virtual collaboration is rising, with technology empowering teams to stay connected anytime, anyplace.
Unite your teams
Collaborate from anywhere without wires or delays with Intel Unite®, an effective open platform that improves content sharing and communication in modern workplaces. Designed to seamlessly integrate into your existing infrastructure, Intel Unite® is easy to deploy and set up in any meeting room or huddle space. It’s compatible with all major operating systems, devices and displays, so there’s no need to purchase additional equipment. You can also easily customise your solution to have the tools and functionalities you prefer with the Intel Unite® app, which includes a huge range of options such as Skype for Business, Zoom, whiteboarding and more.
The Intel Unite® solution is also incredibly easy-to-manage and secure. Utilising the Intel vPro® StonePC Micro, Intel Unite® can be remotely managed like any other PC. And for added security and peace of mind that your projects don’t fall into the hands of someone they shouldn’t, all content shared on the platform is fully encrypted, and access codes are frequently refreshed.
Enjoy productivity and privacy with the Lenovo ThinkSmart Hub 500, the all-in-one meeting device that is the key to efficient and effective collaboration. With audio and video built-in, there’s no lengthy set-up, simply start conferences and join meetings with the touch of a button. Scalable across rooms of all shapes and sizes, and flexible across a variety of platforms, The ThinkSmart Hub 500 is optimised for efficiency in any implementation and designed to meet all your collaboration needs.
The ThinkSmart Hub also features Lenovo’s industry leading ThinkShield security solutions that protects your privacy and keeps data safe. And with Windows 10 IoT Enterprise software providing business-class protection, and Intel® vPro™ technology that enables simple device maintenance, the ThinkSmart Hub 500 is smart, secure, and effective.
Deploying the right solution
No organisation’s needs are the same, and no organisation collaborates in the same way. Stone have a team of meeting room specialists who can advise on, design, deploy and support the right collaboration solution for you.