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Forbes Events on Zoom: Connecting Influential Business Leaders and Entrepreneurs to Build Back Better

Since 1917, Forbes has championed success by celebrating those who have made it, and those who aspire to make it. Forbes convenes and curates the most influential leaders and entrepreneurs who are driving change, transforming business, and making a significant impact on the world.  The global media company has grown to become one of the […]

Your Organization’s Biggest Expense? Lack of Trust

Whether you’re managing a small business or a massive enterprise — everything of value is built on trust. That makes a lack of trust the biggest expense for your organization.  As businesses everywhere prepare for a new hybrid working environment, trust is the linchpin to a successful strategy — leaders need it to ensure employees […]

Preparing Workspaces for the Hybrid Workforce: New Zoom Rooms Updates

As employees return to the office, how do you ensure your workspaces help them feel connected with their remote counterparts while ensuring these remote employees enjoy an equitable communications experience? With Zoom Rooms! Our latest updates to our Zoom Rooms solution will help simplify remote and hybrid collaboration, enable a touch-free conference room experience, and […]

Webinar Recap – Ask Me Anything with Eric Yuan & Zoom Leadership: June 30

In this month’s “Ask Me Anything” webinar hosted by Zoom CEO, Eric S. Yuan, we provided an update on our progress since our last executive session on May 19, 2021.  Eric was joined on the webinar by Deepthi Jayarajan, Senior Product Manager; Adi Regev, Lead Product Manager of Financial Services; Ron Emerson, Global Healthcare Solutions […]

3 Reasons E2Language Drives Engaging Learning with Zoom

E2Language (E2L), a language test preparation company, is a key resource for people who are looking to improve their English language skills to pass high-stakes English language exams. The organization offers a wide range of fully online courses and live classes and tutoring for Pearson Test of English Academic (PTE-A), the International English Language Test […]

Zoom Supports National Thank You Day in the UK

In a year that brought huge and unexpected difficulties for everyone, people across the UK rose to the challenge, offering each other a helping hand like never before. As lockdown restrictions continue to ease, we at Zoom in the UK want to take this time to step back and say thank you. Whether it’s been […]

Zoom Rooms Whiteboard Solutions For Hybrid Work and Learning

One of the cool things about whiteboarding is the magic that can happen through collaboration. As more of our work meetings and school classes mix in-person and virtual participants, real-time collaboration isn’t always as seamless for everyone. Zoom’s whiteboarding feature makes instant collaboration possible from Zoom’s desktop and mobile apps, but did you know you […]

How the Kansas State Department of Corrections Leverages Zoom to Support Justice Delivery

The COVID-19 pandemic posed new challenges to government agencies, businesses, and people everywhere. The Kansas State Department of Corrections is no exception, navigating uncertain times to fulfill a vital mission: supporting a safer Kansas and improving outcomes for incarcerated people. Rather than maintain the status quo — which would still have been remarkable — the […]

Access Hot-Desking, Call Recording, and E911 Location Mapping in Your Zoom Phone Appliance

We just launched Zoom Phone Appliances, purpose-built business productivity endpoints that provide both Zoom Phone and Meetings capabilities, this month, and we’re already adding updates! Zoom Phone Appliance devices streamline collaboration with premium audio, video, and content sharing capabilities while offering an intuitive and effective experience for all users, regardless of where they choose to […]

Zoom to Acquire Kites GmbH

Today we are excited to announce that we have signed a definitive agreement to acquire Karlsruhe Information Technology Solutions – kites, GmbH (“Kites”), a start-up dedicated to developing real-time Machine Translation (MT) solutions.  Kites was founded in 2015 and has academic roots with Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, where co-founders Dr. Alex Waibel and Dr. Sebastian […]

Building Forward With Confidence: How to Establish Trust Among Employees

As we look to enter a new era of hybrid work, instilling mutual trust with employees is an essential step in order to develop a collaborative and respectful working environment. But as the saying goes, trust can take years to build and only a moment to destroy. That means leaders must work hard to shape […]

Celebrating the U.N.’s Micro-, Small, and Medium-sized Enterprise Day: Zoom Helps Small Businesses Adapt and Grow

In partnership with the International Trade Centre, the joint agency of the World Trade Organization and the United Nations, Zoom is celebrating Micro-, Small, and Medium-sized Enterprise (MSME) Day by reflecting on the inspiring and innovative ways that small businesses around the world have adapted to unforeseen circumstances and continue to play a crucial role […]

How to Use Zoom on a Chromebook With Our New Progressive Web App (PWA)

Look for PWA available June 29 on Google’s new web store We’re excited to announce we’re launching a new Zoom progressive web application (PWA) for Chrome OS! This will improve the Zoom experience for Chromebook users, and give them access to even more Zoom features on Chrome OS devices. What’s a Progressive Web App (PWA) […]

Zoom’s Unified Communications Platform ‘Wows’ Law Firm Stevens & Bolton with Ease of Use and Reliability

Stevens & Bolton, a leading UK law firm, has been providing exceptional legal assistance to its clients for the last 150 years. Attorneys at Stevens & Bolton are highly experienced and have a wide range of expertise including banking, finance, real estate, commercial, and regulatory law. The firm works with large companies all over the […]

Want to Operationalize a Hybrid Workforce? Make Sure You Get Remote Right

Last year, organizations everywhere stood up a remote workforce practically overnight. While the move was an adjustment for some, 94% of employers said productivity was the same as or higher than it was before the pandemic, according to a study by Mercer.  Now imagine a remote era where you can meet up with people at […]

Celebrating 10 Years of Zoom: Thank You to Our Customers

This year marks the 10th anniversary of Zoom as a company. When I look back on how far we’ve come and all we’ve accomplished, a lot of words come to mind – challenging, fulfilling, unexpected, humbling. But one word specifically stands out – grateful. I am truly grateful and honored to be in my position […]

Updates Incoming! Simplified Chat Management, Protection Against Robocalls, and Expanded Zoom Phone Service

We’re dedicated to creating the innovations that enable safe, dynamic, and frictionless communication, and in our latest update, we’re providing exciting features to help streamline your Zoom experience and create a safe and effective workspace. These updates include Caller ID attestation for Zoom Phone, improved chat channel organization, improved user encryption visibility for Zoom Chat, […]

New! More Easily Add and Manage Your Pronouns in Zoom

Care is our core Zoom value, and we understand that providing options for people to share more about themselves is important for improving everyone’s Zoom experience. Numerous users have shared how they’ve been manually adding pronouns to their names and profiles within the Zoom platform. In fact, we here at Zoom have been doing the […]

Zoom for Government Achieves DoD Impact Level 4 (IL4) Authorization to Operate with Conditions (ATO-C) from the Department of the Air Force

We are proud to announce that Zoom for Government has received Authorization to Operate with Conditions (ATO-C) for Department of Defense (DoD) Impact Level 4 (IL4) from our service sponsor: Department of the Air Force. This represents an important milestone, as it permits, with conditions, the use of Zoom for Government at Impact Level 4 […]

Preparing Your Organization for the Shift to Hybrid Work

The world of work is changing. In the past, organizations have traditionally followed one of two work models: in-office where everyone is in the office every day, or remote, where employees work in off-site locations that are located wherever they are.  However, recent global events have forced organizations to rethink how and where they work. […]