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Slack is a collaboration hub where you and your team can work together to get things done. From project kickoffs to budget discussions, and to everything in between — Slack has you covered.
💬 Organized conversations
In Slack, work happens in channels. You can create channels based on teams, projects, or even office locations. Members of a workspace or org can join and leave channels as needed.
🔎 Searchable history
When messages and files are shared in public channels, information flows transparently throughout Slack. Search is how you can narrow down and find what you need. Learn how to search for messages and files.
👥 Work with external partners
Shared channels and guest accounts give you the flexibility and freedom to work with clients, contractors and other third parties without having to leave Slack.
🤖 Apps and integrations
Apps and integrations are the tools that will help you to bring your existing workflows into Slack. The Slack App Directory has thousands of apps that you can integrate into Slack.
At Slack, security is important to us: we protect your data as if it were our own. Learn more about our security features.
Your Slack workspace
A workspace is a shared hub made up of channels, where team members can communicate and work together. Small to medium-sized companies will typically share one workspace.
Larger enterprises may have an Enterprise Grid organization containing multiple interconnected workspaces. Share channels across these workspaces for things like company announcements and other information that is relevant to all employees.
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A Workspace Owner creates a workspace, sets permissions and assigns Admins to help manage the team. As a whole, a workspace is comprised of the following people:
👑 Workspace Owners
🤖 Workspace Admins
Org Owners and Org Admins set permissions and policies that affect the entire organization (i.e., every connected workspace). Workspace Owners and Workspace Admins manage operations for their individual workspace. An entire Enterprise Grid org is comprised of the following people: