Connected Enterprise Report 2016

Hong Kong

Hong Kong  Hong Kong

Hong Kong organisations are leveraging collaboration to support geographical expansion – doubling the global average.

One in five Hong Kong organisations identified Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) as a significant trend affecting their collaboration strategy, compared to just 8% globally.

The top three trends affecting organisation’s Collaboration strategy are:

Adopt Collaboration “as a service” (web-based apps in a subscription model)
Accommodate BYOD
Embrace enterprise social

The most popular measures of success of Collaboration deployments are:

Successful technical implementation
Staff interviews/feedback
Customer interviews/feedback

The most popular goals of collaboration strategy are:

Improve individual employee productivity
Improve sales revenue
Improve teamwork among employees

The following have sole or lead roles in collaboration strategy:




IT Directors mainly responsible for communications technology


General manager or business unity executive


Think internal communications are effective for ensuring employees benefit from Collaboration technology


of decisions to implement and use Collaboration technology within your department are made without the inclusion of the IT department


thinks their business unit/division adopts consumer-grade collaboration apps independently of IT and without IT’s explicit approval, because end users need to communicate/collaborate with customers, partners, and others outside our company, and apps provided by IT are for internal employees only