Business data giant Dun & Bradstreet signs up with Microsoft for Azure, Dynamics 365

www.office.com/setup Blogs: Microsoft teamed up with Dun & Bradstreet, the world’s leader in enterprise insights and data analysis, to offer Dynamics 365 and Azure for direct access to all of Microsoft’s cloud services. Together, Microsoft and Dun & Bradstreet made three major announcements: Dun & Bradstreet has selected Microsoft as a strategic cloud provider to accelerate the company’s digital transformation and deliver its customers more efficient and Read more about Business data giant Dun & Bradstreet signs up with Microsoft for Azure, Dynamics 365[…]

Once again the cloud proves fertile for Microsoft growth bringing in $6.5 billion for Q4 17′

www.office.com/setup Blogs: The numbers are in for the end of Microsoft’s fiscal year as the company reports its Q4 earnings. In that time, Microsoft’s Cloud and Office offerings helped nudge the company forward with a net income of $6.5 billion on $23.3 billion dollars worth of revenue. For those investing in Microsoft, Q4 numbers boil down to Read more about Once again the cloud proves fertile for Microsoft growth bringing in $6.5 billion for Q4 17′[…]

Microsoft Kaizala officially debuts in India for a mobile-first and mobile-only workforce

www.office.com/setup Blogs: Kaizala, a Microsoft Garage project introduced in 2016, was formally launched as a beta in February this year by Satya Nadella at the Future Decoded event in Mumbai. In a press event in New Delhi today, Microsoft officially debuted the new product – Microsoft Kaizala. www.office.com/setup Blogs: The mobile-only product designed for large group communications and work Read more about Microsoft Kaizala officially debuts in India for a mobile-first and mobile-only workforce[…]

Office for Windows 10 Mobile apps update for Insiders

www.office.com/setup Blogs: Users with on the Office Insider Slow Version 17.8431 on Windows 10 Mobile have been given a preview of the upcoming August 2017 Feature Update which contains two main new features; an improvement to smart quotes in Word and the ability to insert cut or copied cells in Excel. www.office.com/setup Blogs: “As you type text, Word automatically Read more about Office for Windows 10 Mobile apps update for Insiders[…]

Select Windows Insiders can now download and test Office 365 from the Windows Store

www.office.com/setup Blogs: Microsoft is sending out emails to select Windows Insiders with Office 365 accounts to let them know they are eligible to download and preview the Windows Store version of Office 365. This expansion of testing comes after the company originally bridged the Office 365 apps to the store more than a few months ago, then opened Read more about Select Windows Insiders can now download and test Office 365 from the Windows Store[…]

Microsoft introduces To-Do and a lot more in a busy April for Office 365

www.office.com/setup Blogs: As April is soon coming to a close, the Office team has once again published its monthly recap of all the new features that shipped to Office 365 users this month, and the list is pretty big. The most important release may well be Microsoft To-Do, Microsoft’s new task management app that is expected to replace Read more about Microsoft introduces To-Do and a lot more in a busy April for Office 365[…]

Ignite 2017: Excel to get new data types to make it “smarter”

www.office.com/setup Blogs: In a story via TechCrunch, Microsoft is adding new data types to Excel in an effort to make Excel “smarter.” Microsoft will be able to achieve making Excel smarter with help from machine learning. www.office.com/setup Blogs: Jared Spataro, Microsoft’s Office general manager, and Rob Howard, marketing director of Office 365, gave TechCrunch a Read more about Ignite 2017: Excel to get new data types to make it “smarter”[…]

Ignite 2017: LinkedIn gains direct integration into Office 365

www.office.com/setup Blogs: Microsoft announced today at its Ignite conference that it’s integrating LInkedIn’s data into Office 365 apps and services. After connecting your LinkedIn account to your Office 365 account, you’ll be able to get personalised LinkedIn insights in Outlook and other Office 365 apps and services. www.office.com/setup Blogs: “Whether it’s a colleague, customer or Read more about Ignite 2017: LinkedIn gains direct integration into Office 365[…]

Microsoft To-Do can now be used with Office 365 Education accounts

www.office.com/setup Blogs: Microsoft To-Do, the company’s new task manager app, set to replace Wunderlist, now supports Office 365 Education accounts. The app is still in preview, so admins must still enable To-Do in the”Services & Add-ins” page of the Office 365 admin settings. The app also works with personal and work Microsoft accounts, though it’s still not possible to log Read more about Microsoft To-Do can now be used with Office 365 Education accounts[…]

Microsoft Teams previews Dial In Conferencing

www.office.com/setup Blogs: Earlier this month, we learned that Microsoft was preparing to upgrade Skype for Business users to Microsoft Teams, a transition that would be opt-in while the company continues to enhance the Microsoft Teams experience. There are definitely a lot of synergies between the two products, and a new feature that lets users join Microsoft Teams Read more about Microsoft Teams previews Dial In Conferencing[…]