This page provides enterprise news related to the COVID-19 (coronavirus) outbreak and insights into how to maintain business continuity and address the many IT and productivity challenges brought on by a surge in remote working.
Around the world, there are early signs that some of the emergency measures Wall Street is rolling out to keep employees safe in a pandemic will become a lasting practice in an industry that’s long mythologized the handshake.
In what seemed like an inevitable decision amid all the COVID-19-related cancellations these last few weeks, Microsoft Build 2020 will not happen in May as scheduled, the Redmond-based company confirmed.
“The weak link in the chain, where the system could get overloaded, is going to be the home broadband network,” said Lisa Pierce, a network expert with Gartner. “People will hit congestion, just like a highway, where the speed goes from 60 miles...