Overview

8x8 Virtual Office for Slack allows users to communicate and collaborate with their non-Slack contacts. At any time, using the call icon or slash commands that integrate with 8x8, you can easily call contacts outside of Slack, or even launch a Virtual Office meeting to bring your colleagues together. Whether you need to make a quick call to check on the status of a project with a colleague, or gather your team to discuss your next course of action, Virtual Office for Slack enables you to collaborate more effectively than ever!

System requirements

Virtual Office for Slack requires:

  • The 8x8 Work desktop app, and optionally, one or both of the following:
    • The 8x8 Work mobile app
    • A desk phone associated with your Virtual Office extension
  • 8x8 Meet
  • One of the following:
    • Slack desktop app
    • Slack browser app

Features

  • Make calls from Slack to any contact or phone number within or outside of Slack, and take full advantage of the call management features offered in 8x8 Virtual Office.
  • Launch 8x8 Meet from Slack to collaborate with your colleagues at any time; this includes inviting any participants as needed, joining a webcam video, and sharing on-screen content.