If you want to compete with Google and Microsoft, how can Zoom prepare for the post-emergency era?
Videoconferencing software provides corporate Zoom and its founder and CEO yuan zheng (Eric Yuan) has also become a frequent guest of the company, because the Zoom of share prices and market value flying is too conspicuous in a lot of bitter companies.
A rising Zoom, of $11 billion this year, Yuan Zheng is one of 18 new billionaires in Forbes’39th issue of the 400 Rich in the United States.
Not only that, it has defeated many old online video-related products, such as Skype、Face Time、WebEx and Teams, in just a few months, and has become a brother in the industry.
By December 2019, Zoom’s daily active users were only about 10 million, but in just a few months, by March 2020, it had reached 200 million. Admittedly, the blockade during the new crown epidemic and the home order triggered by the tide of home office has helped it, so, if the epidemic is over, people’s lives begin to return to normal, how much will the development of Zoom be affected?
Although many people still work at home and demand for online collaboration is strong, Zoom have begun to look for new business growth. According to foreign media, Zoom is considering moving into email, instant messaging and calendar services to compete with productivity giants such as Microsoft and Google.
The Zoom has integrated third-party production platforms, such as Dropbox and Asana,, but is now working on the “next generation” e-mail platform, although the project is still in its early stages, but Zoom plans to launch an early version of its e-mail service in 2021.
To some extent, videoconferencing, email, and calendars are the perfect combination of modern work and productivity. Conference links are usually delivered and added to the calendar in the form of e-mail, while appointments and e-mails usually appear in the form of meetings.
But Zoom may not be the way to get into email and calendar services. At present, Google and Microsoft still occupy the largest share of email and calendar services, compared with Zoom, they are not only more in-depth, but also early integration into the enterprise ecosystem.
Zoom are preparing another important product, called Zoom Phone., in addition to knowing that the mountain has a tiger and tends to be hard on the mountain Zoom Phone is a cushion that the company hopes to tap into the private PBX exchange market in the future and is seen as one of its key potential profit-making tools.
Zoom prepared for their own road, can help it in the post-epidemic era, continue to laugh proud of the river?