Box, Inc. announced the general availability of an enhanced Box for Slack integration that enables customers to use Box as the single file storage system in the Slack environment. With this new enhancement, Box’s enterprise-grade security, compliance, and governance features are applied even as Box content is accessed across various applications and devices. Using Box and Slack together, joint customers can now increase security, minimize content sprawl, and improve productivity.
The enhanced Box for Slack integration is generally available today to Slack Enterprise customers and builds on end-user features that makes communicating and collaborating with teams, partners, and customers easy and efficient. Joint customers can already streamline collaboration by granting access to Box documents directly from Slack, while Slack users can work more productively by using Box slash commands to quickly find or view recent files. Additionally, users have access to Box’s file activity stream to understand how Box files are being shared in Slack. More information on today’s news can be found on the Box Blog and customers can download the Box for Slack integration from the Slack App Directory.
Webscale, a cloud platform for commerce, launched CloudEDGE PWA, a progressive web application (PWA) delivery solution. CloudEDGE PWA supports frontend delivery for any commerce platform backend, including Adobe/Magento, Shopify, Hybris, Salesforce Commerce Cloud or BigCommerce, and facilitates the delivery of enterprise, custom or open-source PWA frameworks. Webscale brings enterprise PWA cloud delivery to stores of any size, on any platform globally, with speed, scalability, security, and programmability. PWAs combine traditional website functionalities with the best mobile app features to help brands reach new customers.
Webscale’s CloudEDGE PWA enables the rapid deployment and delivery of any PWA framework, from within the CloudEDGE content delivery network (CDN), optimized for fast performance across any device type, without additional infrastructure. PWAs are deployed close to the user, within the network’s edge, and can connect to the origin across self- and fully-hosted ecommerce platforms, microservices or packaged business capabilities.
Ecommerce merchants, as well as their developers and agencies can quickly launch their own PWA-enabled stores on any ecommerce platform or deployment model. Dynamic CloudEDGE PWA API controls and included image handling functions minimize load time, with intelligent full-page caching and higher Core Web Vitals as a result.