It’s perfectly possible to build an intranet by hand out of two or three types of SharePoint site. If your focus is on content (reference material and internal comms) you might even be quite pleased with the build process and result.
SharePoint hub sites are a new building block for your intranet, to bring together related sites to roll up news and activity, to simplify search, and to create cohesion with shared navigation and look-and-feel -- ultimatley giving your business the flexibility and agility to dynamically grow and respond to the changes in business, without rigid siloes, helping bind a more cohesive workforce moving forward in the same direction.
This webinar sets both context of how SharePoint hub sites compliment your intranet, and describes the features and functionality and the scenarios they support. Mark walks through several slide, demos and takes audience questions.