Collaboration means to work with others on a non-routine cognitive task — that is, working together. Collaborative tools are computing systems that include, as one of their major design goals, features designed to facilitate work that involves more than one person.
We offer a suite of collaboration tools from the types listed below, i.e :
It is particularly used to share documents, schedule meetings, coordinate events and services, host discussions, foster decision-making, etc. Hosted email services such as Google email, Microsoft Exchange online.
Hosted calendaring systems, such as Google Calendar, Microsoft Exchange.
File shares, e.g. disk space for document storage; file servers; web-based file storage; Photo sharing services; Video and podcast sharing services.
‘Chat’ and instant messaging tools; voice conferencing tools, such as Skype; Web/video conferencing tools that facilitate virtual meetings, such as Microsoft Live Meeting.
Collaborative document editing tools such as Google Docs.
Project management systems, issue tracking such to-do lists; Workflow systems.
An enterprise social network such as Microsoft Yammer