From improving workplace collaboration to impressing potential clients, there are a lot of cool tech gadgets available that can take your office to the next level. Streamline your workflow and make your business stand out with these 9 cool tech gadgets.
1. Cisco WebEx Board
With the Cisco Webex Board (formerly Cisco Spark Board), you can wirelessly present, whiteboard, video or audio conference, and even annotate shared content. The Webex Board has everything you need for team collaboration at the touch of a finger. Use the Cisco Webex Teams (formerly Cisco Spark) app to connect with virtual team members through the devices of their choice.
2. VoIP phone system
The right VoIP phone system will revolutionize the way your business communicates. Unified communication platforms are the new communication standard for modern businesses. With VoIP and the right UC platform, your business will be able to communicate faster and more effectively on multiple levels, both internally and with your customers.
Called the IoT button for business, bttn is a WiFi-connected button that can be programmed to perform simple tasks or a series of tasks. Imagine having one by your printer and pressing a button to reorder paper the next time you notice your paper levels are low.
4. Digital Ceiling
The digital transformation isn’t just impacting how you work, but the environment you work in. With automated lighting solutions like Digital Ceiling, you can create a lighting system in your office that has automated control, motion and ambient sensors, all while reducing your energy costs. Sounds like a win-win, right?
5. Standing desk with an exercise bike
Standing desks are nothing new, but the latest trend is combining them with treadmills or exercise bikes, so you can exercise while you work. Providing ways for your employees to be more active is not only good for their health but has been shown to improve concentration and productivity.
6. WebEx video conferencing setup
With the WebEx, you get everything you need to set up a conference room, all in one package. Affordable and easy to install, compared to some more traditional systems, WebEx is a great option for all sized businesses.
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7. Parcel Guard smart mailbox
The Parcel Guard by Danby just premiered at CES 2019. A great solution for small or large businesses, the Parcel Guard is a WiFi-connected smart mailbox that has a motion-activated camera that will alert you when mail has been delivered. It is also has a waterproof, anti-theft drop slot so your packages will remain dry and safe until you are ready to collect them.
8. Adero intelligent organization system
The Adero intelligent organization system is a great solution for on-the-go projects that require employees to bring the same equipment with them each time. The smart tag system lets you tag multiple pieces items (i.e. laptops, tablets, keys, notebooks, etc.) and not only helps you track misplaced items but can let you know if you have all needed items with your before heading out on a job.
9. Alexa for Business
Amazon’s Alexa for Business lets you harness the power of Alexa for your office. Alexa can be used to simplify meeting rooms and video conferences. It can also provide your employees with more intuitive ways to access corporate applications and services.
Contact your managed IT services provider for help integrating any of these solutions into your existing office setup. Harness the power of new technology to take your business to the next level.