Threema Work

Threema Work

The Perfect Supplement or Alternative
to Microsoft Teams

Both Threema Work and MS Teams streamline the corporate communication. However, even though the possible use cases overlap, they are not the same – and there are significant differences in terms of data protection and security.

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MS Teams
No Substitute for a Secure Messenger

Protect your corporate data, your trade secrets, and your employees’ privacy.

Threema Work

As Primary Communication Solution

As Primary Communication Solution

Threema Work

As a Complementary Service

As a Complementary Service

What Experts Say

“Instant messengers developed for personal use hardly, if at all, meet the European Union’s legal requirements regarding data protection and the protection of trade secrets.”

Dr. iur. Manuela Wagner

FZI Research Center for Information Technology

“As confirmed by the local Data Protection Commissioner, Threema Work meets the legal data protection requirements. It enables fast, structured, and straightforward communication by means of text, audio, and video.”

Dr. Susanne Eisenmann

Baden-Württemberg’s former Minister for Culture

“I can only recommend to use the messenger Threema Work.”

Roman Kron

Principal of the Markgröningen Secondary School

“Modern on-the-go communication in business environments is subject to the same security requirements as traditional communication. Threema Work combines these requirements with speed and usability!”

Michael Schrank

Former CISO Mercedes-Benz AG

Threema Work Offers Decisive
Advantages in the Digital Workspace

Full GDPR compliance

Full GDPR compliance

End-to-end encryption guarantees secure communication

End-to-end encryption guarantees secure communication

A true WhatsApp replacement – supports the mobile-first mentality

A true WhatsApp replacement – supports the mobile-first mentality

Easy integration of the mobile workforce

Easy integration of the mobile workforce

European service – not subject to the CLOUD Act

European service – not subject to the CLOUD Act

No phone number or email address is required

No phone number or email address is required

Use Cases

For seamless and secure exchange of information

Maximum Protection
of Sensitive and Confidential Content

When exchanging sensitive business information, airtight security that prevents any third-party access is a must. Threema Work is the perfect communication channel for industries that require superlative security and unparalleled data protection.

In contrast to MS Teams, all communication is always end-to-end encrypted in Threema Work.

Learn more about Threema Work’s security
Law firms, courts, etc.

Law firms, courts, etc.

C-level and top management

C-level and top management

Hospitals, nursing staff, clinics

Hospitals, nursing staff, clinics

Police forces, armies, security organizations, etc.

Police forces, armies, security organizations, etc.

Research and development

Research and development

Public authorities, municipalities, political organizations, etc.

Public authorities, municipalities, political organizations, etc.

and many more

and many more

Integrate Your Mobile Workforce
in a Secure Manner

With Threema Work, companies reach all employees, even those who don’t have a permanent workspace or a corporate email address. Thanks to the intuitive chat app, the whole communication is easy and straightforward. Team communication in group chats and broadcast messaging via Threema Broadcast increase both productivity and the collaboration among the staff members. Furthermore, challenges that come with Bring Your Own Device are met, and full GDPR compliance is ensured.

The Bring Your Own Device challenge

Maintain Communication
in the Event of a Crisis

MS Teams has become a popular target of cyberattacks and an access path for malicious ransomware.

Cyberattacks often lead to IT outages: What happens when email, intranet, VoIP, or the collaboration tool are down? That’s where business continuity comes into play: Using Threema Work, companies can maintain communication and remain operational in the event of a crisis. After all, that’s when it’s most important to reach all stakeholders.

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Avoid Shadow IT:
Ban WhatsApp

Chat apps have become an integral part of everyday work life. Threema Work is a powerful WhatsApp alternative that allows your employees to make use of the wide range of instant messaging’s benefits while avoiding a dangerous shadow IT and maintaining full security and data protection.

The risks of shadow IT Why Threema instead of WhatsApp?
Threema Work

Threema Work

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Threema OnPrem

Threema OnPrem

Self-hosted enterprise messaging
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Chat App
Trusted by Millions

Threema Work is easy to use, offers everything users expect from a contemporary instant messenger, and includes useful business features that facilitate corporate communication and increase productivity.

Secure and Time-Tested

More about security
100% GDPR-compliant

100% GDPR-compliant

Regular audits

Regular audits

Consistent end-to-end encryption

Consistent end-to-end encryption

Maximum metadata restraint

Maximum metadata restraint


More than Just Messaging

Learn more about the features
  • Single and group chats (e.g., for project groups and general classroom communication)
  • End-to-end encrypted audio and video calls
  • Polls
  • Off-hours policy
  • Send files of any type
  • Optimized for tablets
  • News feeds (messenger newsletters)
  • Distribution lists
  • Interactive chat bots
  • Centrally managed group chats
  • Effortless initial setup
  • Straightforward licensing

Send and receive Threema messages with your own software. Threema Gateway is more secure, cheaper, and more versatile than SMS. Possible use cases:

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