Zoom Video Communications, Inc. has introduced Zoom Workplace, a new AI-powered collaboration platform aimed at redefining teamwork, enhancing connections, and boosting productivity within the familiar Zoom environment.

Alongside this launch, Zoom has unveiled 40 new innovations, including enhancements to Zoom AI Companion features for various functions like Zoom Phone, Team Chat, Events, and Contact Center.

Zoom Workplace integrates AI seamlessly into everyday workflows, empowering users to enhance their productivity and collaboration effortlessly. The platform offers a range of features designed to optimise the workday, from streamlined meetings to enhanced communication tools. Zoom’s commitment to customer choice is evident, with over 2,500 integrations available in the Zoom App Marketplace.

Empowering Productivity with AI Companion

With the introduction of Ask AI Companion, users can interact with AI across the Zoom platform, gathering, synthesising, and sharing information to better prepare for the workday. Zoom Phone now incorporates AI Companion capabilities, enabling users to request post-call summaries and prioritise voicemails effectively.

Zoom’s AI Companion innovations extend to Team Chat and Whiteboard capabilities, providing smart scheduling, automated workflow tasks, and support for 38 languages in chat features. The platform’s refreshed user experience offers customisation options, including colour themes and custom meeting backgrounds, allowing users to tailor their Zoom experience.

Enhancing Customer Engagement

Zoom’s business services, including Zoom Contact Center, now offer enhanced AI capabilities to strengthen customer relationships. Supervisors gain real-time insights into agent engagements, while additional digital channels like WhatsApp and inbound email expand communication options for businesses and customers alike.

Zoom’s latest products and features are set to roll out gradually over April and May, with a focus on empowering businesses and individuals to navigate the evolving landscape of remote and hybrid work effectively. These innovations also mark a significant step towards enhancing collaboration, productivity, as well as customer engagement in the modern workplace.