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Mountain View, Calif. – February 28, 2018 | Download PDF

Egnyte Connect for Google Hangouts Chat Lets Users Securely Share Content in Real-Time

New Integration Enables Seamless Collaboration and Increased Productivity in the Digital Workplace


Mountain View, CA. – February 28, 2018 | Download PDF

Egnyte, a leading cloud provider of smart content collaboration and governance, today announced the latest integration with G Suite as a result of their continued partnership with Google Cloud, the Egnyte Connect bot for Hangouts Chat. Chat is an intelligent and secure collaboration tool on G Suite built to bring teams together. From direct messages to larger group conversations, Chat provides a centralized, secure integrated experience that makes team collaboration easy and efficient. A few highlights of the Egnyte Connect bot include:

  • Increase Team Collaboration: Easily share and work on Egnyte documents within the natural flow of conversation
  • Work with Confidence: Egnyte document links are governed by Egnyte's security and compliance features to keep your content safe

“We are very excited to launch the integration of Chat in partnership with Google Cloud,” said Ronen Vengosh, VP of Platform and Ecosystem at Egnyte. “Continuing to integrate with the greater G Suite ecosystem will ensure a more seamless experience for users overall.”

Since 2013, Egnyte and Google Cloud have made strategic product integrations across their ecosystems. Starting with native integrations with G Suite and Google Drive, Egnyte has created seamless ways for users to work on the productivity tools they want while maintaining a unified content repository in Egnyte Connect.

To learn more about the Egnyte’s integration with Chat, please check out the corresponding demo video and blog post.

About Egnyte

Egnyte delivers secure content collaboration, compliant data protection and simple infrastructure modernization; all through a single SaaS solution. Founded in 2007, Egnyte is privately held, headquartered in Mountain View, CA and supports thousands of businesses worldwide. Investors include Google Ventures, Kleiner Perkins, Caufield & Byers, CenturyLink and Seagate Technology.

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