The new Office.com gets first major update

Back in April, we started rolling out a new Office 365 home page experience that provided a redesigned environment for commercial, education and home users to collaborate and work across every device. The update also delivered improved access to recent files and folders and introduced a new platform for faster delivery of innovative features. We’re Read more about The new Office.com gets first major update[…]

Cyber intelligence—help prevent a breach next on Modern Workplace

According to Forbes, investment in cybersecurity is expected to more than double from $75 billion in 2015 to $170 billion by 2020, but how can you be sure your organization is creating the right framework to help safeguard against a security breach? Join us for the first episode in a two-part Modern Workplace special security series, Read more about Cyber intelligence—help prevent a breach next on Modern Workplace[…]

Microsoft Teams gains steam

As Satya Nadella discussed in last Thursday’s quarterly earnings call, Microsoft Teams has picked up momentum since its launch last November. In the last month alone, 30,000 organizations across 145 markets and 19 languages have actively used Microsoft Teams. For companies that haven’t tried it yet, Microsoft Teams is a new chat-based workspace in Office Read more about Microsoft Teams gains steam[…]

Episode 115 on January Microsoft and community updates—Office 365 Developer Podcast

In episode 115 of the Office 365 Developer Podcast, Richard diZerega and Andrew Coates discuss Microsoft and dev community announcements in January. https://officeblogspodcastswest.blob.core.windows.net/podcasts/EP115_JanUpdates.mp3 Download the podcast. Weekly updates SharePoint Webhooks is now generally available by SharePoint Team Customizing the “modern” experiences in SharePoint Online by MSDN Getting started with SharePoint Framework – Tutorials by PnP Team Microsoft Teams Read more about Episode 115 on January Microsoft and community updates—Office 365 Developer Podcast[…]

Evolving Office 365 Advanced Threat Protection with URL Detonation and Dynamic Delivery

We built Office 365 Advanced Threat Protection to provide nearly unparalleled email security with little impact on productivity. Advanced Threat Protection defends your organization from today’s growing and evolving advanced threats with powerful safeguards like Safe Links, which provides time-of-click protection to help prevent users from opening or accessing malicious links, and Safe Attachments, which protects Read more about Evolving Office 365 Advanced Threat Protection with URL Detonation and Dynamic Delivery[…]

Sanofi Pasteur unlocks quality excellence and unleashes innovation with Yammer

Today’s post was written by Celine Schillinger, head of Quality Innovation and Engagement at Sanofi Pasteur. Improving quality and performance are common business goals, but at Sanofi Pasteur, these goals have exceptional implications. As the vaccines division of a multinational pharmaceuticals company, we are responsible for creating rare, specialized products that prevent disease and save Read more about Sanofi Pasteur unlocks quality excellence and unleashes innovation with Yammer[…]

OneDrive brings new file collaboration and management features to the enterprise

Editor’s note 1/27/2017: This post was updated to call out that your Office 365 admin must explicitly enable users to sync SharePoint Online document libraries with the latest OneDrive sync client. This and other questions are addressed in an FAQ below. In today’s digital workplace, the amount of content produced is growing exponentially, and working Read more about OneDrive brings new file collaboration and management features to the enterprise[…]

Office 365 news in January—updates to OneDrive, Activity feed and more

Today’s post was written by Kirk Koenigsbauer, corporate vice president for the Office team. Happy New Year from Office! We’re kicking off 2017 with updates to OneDrive, the Activity feed within the Office apps, Microsoft StaffHub and more. Read on for the details. OneDrive for Business updates Today, we are announcing several enhancements to OneDrive Read more about Office 365 news in January—updates to OneDrive, Activity feed and more[…]

FastTrack expands to support Windows 10, Dynamics 365 and Microsoft Teams

Today’s post was written by Cyril Belikoff, senior director of Office Marketing. Originally offered as a one-time onboarding benefit for Office 365 customers, Microsoft FastTrack has rapidly evolved over the past 18 months to become the customer success service that helps businesses onboard and drive adoption of Office 365 and Enterprise Mobility + Security (EMS). Read more about FastTrack expands to support Windows 10, Dynamics 365 and Microsoft Teams[…]

Announcing School Data Sync general availability

Today’s post was written by Tim Richardson, lead program manager for School Data Sync. We are excited to announce that School Data Sync (SDS), our online classroom automation solution, is moving from preview to general availability! Please fill out this request form to sign up, and we’ll help you to deploy it—for free. SDS helps schools automatically Read more about Announcing School Data Sync general availability[…]