Monthly Archives: January 2017

Archive of posts published in the specified Month

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…

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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…

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Episode 114 on Azure Functions for SharePoint add-ins with Doug Ware—Office 365 Developer Podcast

In episode 114 of the Office 365 Developer Podcast, Richard diZerega and Andrew Coates talk to MVP Doug Ware about Azure Functions and using them with SharePoint add-ins. https://officeblogspodcastswest.blob.core.windows.net/podcasts/EP114_DougWare.mp3 Download the podcast. Show notes www.instantquick.com/index.php/introducing-azure-functions-for-sharepoint github.com/InstantQuick/AzureFunctionsForSharePoint afspdocs.blob.core.windows.net/docs/index.html functions.azure.com cloudsaturdayatlanta.com Got questions or comments…

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More than ever, people are reliant on their peers to help get things done

Around the world teamwork is on the rise. Research suggests employees now work on nearly double the number of teams than they did just five years ago. This means more than ever people are reliant on their peers to help get things done.…

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Microsoft FastTrack now reaches thousands of customers globally every month with the help of Microsoft partners

Today’s post was written by Parri Munsell, managing director of Microsoft Office Partner Marketing. Microsoft FastTrack is our customer success service designed to help organizations realize business value faster with Office 365. As we start 2017, FastTrack is growing faster than ever with…

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Forrester’s 2016 Enterprise Collaboration Wave report is out and Microsoft is a Leader!

Forrester—one of the most influential research and advisory firms in the world—recently released their latest report evaluating enterprise collaboration providers, and we’re pleased to share that Microsoft is named a Leader in the report. We believe different groups have different needs when it…

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Updates for OneNote Class Notebook, Learning Tools and Office Lens—plus stickers!

The OneNote team continues to listen to teachers to learn about how we can help them be more productive with our software. Today, we are announcing a set of improvements across OneNote Class Notebook, Learning Tools and Office Lens. All these improvements have…

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Advanced Office 365 capabilities now available to U.S. Government Community Cloud customers

Today, we are pleased to announce the availability of several advanced capabilities in Office 365 that are new for the U.S. Government Community. The U.S. Government Community Cloud complies with federal requirements for cloud services, including FedRAMP, as well as with requirements for…

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Breaking down silos—tools for better communication and collaboration

Today’s workforce is spread across more locations than ever before: 37 percent of workers telecommuted to some degree in 2015. Companies occupy multiple locations, and business partnerships span the globe. In addition to physical separation, teams in the same company are separated by…

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More LinkedIn Learning Office training courses now available

Today’s post was written by Peter Loforte, general manager for the Office Modern User Assistance team. We are continuing to bring training courses from LinkedIn Learning to our Office Training Center with more than 20 new courses on working with Word and PowerPoint.…

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