Make the switch to OneDrive for improved productivity and cost savings

www.office.com/setup – Today’s post was written by Ron Markezich, corporate vice president for Microsoft. www.office.com/setup – OneDrive makes sharing and file management easier in the cloud, enabling people to securely store, access, and share their files and photos from anywhere, across their devices. Choosing to store your files in OneDrive instead of other cloud storage Read more about Make the switch to OneDrive for improved productivity and cost savings[…]

Office 365 Advanced Threat Protection helps Georgia State University stay on top of malware

www.office.com/setup – Georgia State University is combatting an increase of malware attacks with the use of Office 365 Advanced Threat Protection. www.office.com/setup – The guest post written by Ren Flot on the Office 365 blog explains their the email security software protects more than 55,000 students and at least 6,000 staff. www.office.com/setup – Ren is the chief information Read more about Office 365 Advanced Threat Protection helps Georgia State University stay on top of malware[…]

Microsoft to offer business-in-a-box services across Africa in partnership with Liquid Telecom

www.office.com/setup Blogs: Microsoft East Africa and pan-African data, voice and IP provider Liquid Telecom have announced a new partnership to develop the access and use of cloud services across the continent (via TechTrendsKE). By combining Liquid Telecom’s large network and Microsoft’s cloud offerings such as Office 365 and Azure, both companies plan to improve the development of SMBs and Read more about Microsoft to offer business-in-a-box services across Africa in partnership with Liquid Telecom[…]

Lexis for Microsoft Office just got a bit more flexible for legal advisors

www.office.com/setup Blogs: Chalk another point for Microsoft Office 365! Today, the partnership between legal research solution provider Lexis and Microsoft has become just a bit more available for users spanning across PC, Mac, and mobile. www.office.com/setup Blogs: The Lexis tools for legal documentation aren’t anything new Microsoft Office add-in list. However, now the partnership targeted for advisors on-the-go Read more about Lexis for Microsoft Office just got a bit more flexible for legal advisors[…]

The Yammer integration with Office 365 Groups we told you about yesterday begins officially rolling out

www.office.com/setup Blogs: Yesterday, we reported that Yammer would be coming to Microsoft Office 365 Groups “sometime soon”. Seems like that ‘soon’ has broken record time as the update begins to roll out today. www.office.com/setup Blogs: Yammer is by far one of the most popular social networks for team collaborations thus far. Even as Microsoft Teams was announced, users put Read more about The Yammer integration with Office 365 Groups we told you about yesterday begins officially rolling out[…]

VKontakte social network gains Office 365 support in new update

www.office.com/setup Blogs: VKontakte, the most popular social network in Russia, has teamed up with Microsoft to integrate Office 365 services on its website. According to a report from RBC.ru (via MSPU), the new partnership will allow Vkontakte users to open all types of Office documents uploaded on the social network without having to leave the website. On mobile devices, Read more about VKontakte social network gains Office 365 support in new update[…]

SharePoint improves Office 365 home page, adds News to iOS and Android apps, more

www.office.com/setup Blogs: Today, Microsoft improved the Office 365 home page, as well as adding News to SharePoint apps on Android and iOS. Here’s a quick look at all the new features available on SharePoint for Office 365: News on SharePoint home in Office 365: personalized team news rollup from across sites you are active in, Read more about SharePoint improves Office 365 home page, adds News to iOS and Android apps, more[…]

TeamViewer launches Blizz, providing secure team collaboration with Office integration

www.office.com/setup Blogs: TeamViewer has released their newest service, which aims to help employees of small-to-medium sized companies put together online meetings. The service is called Blizz by TeamViewer and promises to be a “critical element of [TeamViewer’s] strategy.” The service integrates with Office, and lets users enjoy a unique “no log-in required” experience. www.office.com/setup Blogs: Read more about TeamViewer launches Blizz, providing secure team collaboration with Office integration[…]

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[…]

SharePoint roadmap will be unveiled at its Virtual Summit in May

With over 85 million active users on Office 365, Microsoft’s online events have become a popular way to inform and share with the global user base. Even SharePoint, the document management app integration, has its own. At the SharePoint Virtual Summit announced today, Microsoft intends to go in depth on creating a connected space between people and content, Read more about SharePoint roadmap will be unveiled at its Virtual Summit in May[…]