Microsoft Bookings begins global Office 365 Business Premium r

Eight months ago, Microsoft announced a new tool to join the Office 365 suite: Microsoft Bookings. Since then, customers in U.S. and Canada have already had access to it. Today, the appointment scheduling software is rolling out globally. The online scheduler lets customers make appointments with your business/organization, not to mention the addition of a private calendar to manage personal Read more about Microsoft Bookings begins global Office 365 Business Premium r[…]

Microsoft continues to invest in Detroit, to open new LinkedIn office

LinkedIn revealed today that it’s planning to open a new office in Detroit, Michigan. The professionnal social network will join its parent company Microsoft, which announced earlier this year that it was moving its Southfield, Michigan staff to the One Campus Martius building in downtown Detroit. After an economic recession hit the Motor City pretty hard these past Read more about Microsoft continues to invest in Detroit, to open new LinkedIn office[…]

Microsoft won’t deliver Guest Access for Teams this month, says it remains a “top priority”

Last week, Microsoft released a significant update for its Teams collaboration app, rolling out new classroom experiences for Office 365 Education customers. In addition, several popular cloud storage services such as Dropbox, Google Drive and Box are now supported in Teams, which is great for companies that don’t put all their eggs in the Office 365/OneDrive basket. Read more about Microsoft won’t deliver Guest Access for Teams this month, says it remains a “top priority”[…]

Windows 10 news recap: Windows 10 Mail to get improved Gmail support, Redstone 3 arriving in September and more

www.office.com/setup blogs: Welcome back to our Windows 10 news recap. We are continuing the trend of our weekly “Windows 10 news recap” series where we go over the top stories of the past week in the world of Microsoft’s flagship operating system. www.office.com/setup Blogs: Focused Inbox, more coming to Gmail accounts in Windows 10 Mail Read more about Windows 10 news recap: Windows 10 Mail to get improved Gmail support, Redstone 3 arriving in September and more[…]

IT Agility to Realize Full Cloud Value – Evergreen Management

www.office.com/setup Blogs: We’re back with another edition of the Modern Service Management for Office 365 blog series! In this article, we review the evergreen cloud paradigm and considerations for an agile IT organization. These insights and best practices are brought to you by Carroll Moon, Senior Architect for Modern Service Management. www.office.com/setup Blogs: Part 1: Introducing Modern Read more about IT Agility to Realize Full Cloud Value – Evergreen Management[…]

Microsoft Word has a terrifying new VIRUS – and there’s only one way to avoid it

www.office.com/setup Blogs: MICROSOFT WORD and Microsoft Office users have been warned about a new zero-day security flaw that enables hackers to remotely install malware on your PC, security McAfee has warned. www.office.com/setup Blogs: Microsoft Office is vulnerable to a dangerous new malware attack, renown anti-virus company McAfee has cautioned. The security flaw enables cyber-criminals to Read more about Microsoft Word has a terrifying new VIRUS – and there’s only one way to avoid it[…]

Microsoft wants to improve office productivity with this Office 365 app

www.office.com/setup Blogs: Workplace Analytics leverages ‘behavioural metrics’ www.office.com/setup Blogs: Microsoft has announced that its Workplace Analytics feature is now available for Office 365 enterprise customers as an add-on, aiming to boost employee productivity – but possibly giving rise to some concerns about exactly how staff members can be monitored. The basic idea of Workplace Analytics is that Read more about Microsoft wants to improve office productivity with this Office 365 app[…]

Top 5 Things You Can Do to Make Your Network a Success

www.office.com/setup Blogs: Working out loud and using social collaboration tools as part of your daily workflow can take some getting used to. It’s also not always easy to persuade people to adopt new methods for working or to even try new technology. We understand taking that first step towards socializing the way you work with Read more about Top 5 Things You Can Do to Make Your Network a Success[…]

Getting started with app development

www.office.com/setup Blogs: Eli Sheldon is a Program Manager on the Microsoft Project team. With the new Project, our extensibility story entered two new exciting realms–Apps for Office and Apps for SharePoint. Bookmark this page for all the resources you need to start developing your own apps, tips based on frequently asked questions from our partners, Read more about Getting started with app development[…]

Profit and loss data modeling and analysis with Microsoft Excel

www.office.com/setup Blogs: Accounting and Finance Professionals have a new learning resource. The Profit and Loss Data Modeling and Analysis with Microsoft PowerPivot in Excel article, Excel workbook samples, and sample Access database provide scenario-based data modeling and analysis help for self-service BI with PowerPivot and Power View. The scenario describes how Finance professionals at Contoso Read more about Profit and loss data modeling and analysis with Microsoft Excel[…]