We performed a comparison between Slack and Workplace by Facebook based on real PeerSpot user reviews.Find out in this report how the two Enterprise Social Software solutions compare in terms of features, pricing, service and support, easy of deployment, and ROI.
"The product makes communication seamless."
"I like the tool's ability to send voice mail. We can also search for conversations easily in Slack."
"Slack is a very stable product."
"The product is user-friendly."
"It's valuable for announcements and communicating between team members."
"The solution is scalable."
"Slack is a very collaborative tool that makes it easier for me to communicate with the onboarding and billing teams."
"One thing I like about Slack is the ability to change the color of Slack. It depends on my mood. When I'm having a bright day, I just change the background color of my Slack, which is nice."
"The solution is used as a knowledge platform for sharing knowledge and information that everybody can easily access."
"The product was easy to use."
"Storage is the best thing about the solution."
"The solution should have less frequent updates."
"The solution needs to improve its scalability."
"The tool has stability issues that need to be improved. We are not native English speakers and Slack needs to integrate grammar checks."
"We’d like it to have more capability for everyone to work on one doc in real time all at once."
"It is difficult to navigate the tool when I log in to two devices and start a video call."
"I want a feature in the solution that will help me share documents only with the set of people that I prefer rather than all of them. I would also like the solution to have a feature similar to Microsoft SharePoint where you can group all your documents."
"The integration with SharePoint doesn’t work properly."
"Slack tends to crash once a month."
"There needs to be a restriction on who can download content."
"The product should allow users to assign tasks and automate processes."
"The implementation could be made easier."
Slack is where work happens. It’s a digital workspace that powers your organization — all the pieces and the people — so you can get things done.
Slack brings all your communication together in one place. It's real-time messaging, archiving and search for modern teams.
Facebook Workplace is a dedicated and secure space for companies to connect, communicate and collaborate. Organizations of all sizes can use familiar Facebook features such as News Feed, groups, messages and events to get things done.
Slack is ranked 3rd in Enterprise Social Software with 33 reviews while Workplace by Facebook is ranked 9th in Enterprise Social Software with 3 reviews. Slack is rated 8.4, while Workplace by Facebook is rated 8.0. The top reviewer of Slack writes "Provides a more convenient and efficient alternative to email, especially for internal conversations and coordination". On the other hand, the top reviewer of Workplace by Facebook writes "A highly scalable and easy-to-use solution for communication within the organization". Slack is most compared with SharePoint, Atlassian Confluence, Symphony, Chatter and Interact Intranet, whereas Workplace by Facebook is most compared with Yammer, SharePoint and Office 365. See our Slack vs. Workplace by Facebook report.
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