French startup Slite has actually raised an $11 million Series A round led by Spark Capital with existing financiers also getting involved. Slite is a sort of multiplayer Evernote. It lets you arrange and collect documentation, produce shared documents and construct a business handbook.
Numerous business have a hard time to keep a single source of truth when it comes to corporate policies, task documentation and item roadmaps. Services like Google Docs and Dropbox Paper have partly resolved this concern by changing documents into shareable links.
But it’s a mess as you need to approve access to the right people, share folders with your team and dig around numerous documents to discover what you’re trying to find.
A brand-new classification of tools have resolved that problem by broadening beyond documents to create a knowledge base for your business. Confluence and Concept are particularly popular amongst tech companies for instance.
Slite wants to build an item that is as simple to utilize as Google Docs but as effective as Confluence. Companies with hundreds or thousands of staff members must have the ability to use it without ever feeling lost.
” [Slite] can be used by literally everyone in the business, by the engineering team of course, however also by the assistance team, operations team, marketing group, etc.” co-founder and CEO Christophe Pasquier told me.
A Slite file can include text, links, tasks and tables to other documents. You can create a wiki-like experience for your most essential files. You can arrange documents by channel, which lets you manage approvals quickly. A channel can be your entire business, a department in specific or individuals working on a new project throughout numerous departments.
And since whatever is centralized in the service, you can search throughout numerous documents and channels. You can also develop design templates that you can quickly reuse throughout several conferences for instance. It might be useful for regular monthly reports. Numerous people can edit a file in real time when it comes to modifying a document. You can discuss other employee to send them a notice, see previous versions of a file, produce a link and share it on other services. Slite has drawn in 4,000 business, consisting of Airbnb, Spotify and WeTransfer. The start-up had actually raised $ 4 million prior to today’s financing round and took part in Y Combinator a couple of years ago. Article curated by RJ Shara from Source. RJ Shara is a Bay Area Radio Host (Radio Jockey) who talks about the startup ecosystem – entrepreneurs, investments, policies and more on her show The Silicon Dreams. The show streams on Radio Zindagi 1170AM on Mondays from 3.30 PM to 4 PM.