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Microsoft Teams: The Good, The Bad, The ‘Is it Ready?’

Microsoft Teams: The Good, The Bad, The 'Is it Ready?'

Microsoft made Microsoft Teams generally available to Office 365 customers in March. Since then, it has made its way into the realm of those making decisions about technology. Our customers are starting to ask questions about the tool and how they can best use it.

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Microsoft Is Sending Collaboration Loopy

Microsoft Is Sending Collaboration Loopy

At Microsoft’s annual Ignite conference in September, the most popular slide was the one that tried to make sense of Office 365. The slide was shown once again at the European SharePoint conference in mid-November. The consensus found it a helpful clarification and thought it made a lot of sense.

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How Microsoft Teams Encourages Employee Collaboration

How Microsoft Teams Encourages Employee Collaboration

Collaboration is a worthy investment: It optimizes individual efforts, enables productive outcomes and fosters an environment conducive to innovation.  As an executive, there are times when you want to adopt solutions not only because they work, but also because they satisfy the preferences of your employees.

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Microsoft Increases Team Size to Attract Enterprises

Microsoft Increases Team Size to Attract Enterprises

Microsoft announced a significant upgrade to its Teams collaboration app this week, bumping up the number of people allowed in a single Team from 999 to 2500.  The company indicated it might further increase this limit in the future. A Quiet Increase to Teams' Limits When Teams launched last November

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Is Microsoft Teams the ‘Portal’ We’ve Been Looking For?

Is Microsoft Teams the 'Portal' We've Been Looking For?

On day one of Microsoft Ignite, the company announced its Teams collaboration product would become the “hero client” for all communications functionality in Office 365 going forward.  Teams will subsume the functionality of Skype for Business for Office 365 users, bringing voice, video calling and even plain old telephone services

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Microsoft Teams Adds Guest Access, Spain Sues Facebook, More News

Microsoft Teams Adds Guest Access, Spain Sues Facebook, More News

Microsoft is welcoming the outside world to collaborate and chat on Microsoft Teams. Today Microsoft added "guest access" to Teams for all Office 365 commercial and education customers, according to a blog post from Lori Wright, general manager for Microsoft Teams.

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Investors Bet on Sapho to Revive Enterprise Software

Investors Bet on Sapho to Revive Enterprise Software

Enterprise applications were designed for power users who revel in their intricacies, not everyday workers who just want to get their jobs done.  So it's no wonder the majority of employees avoid using the company provided software applications or log into them as infrequently as possible.

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Microsoft Teams Now Generally Available, Adds Muscle to Collaboration Space

Microsoft Teams Now Generally Available, Adds Muscle to Collaboration Space

Microsoft today announced general availability of Microsoft Teams, its chat-based workspace in Office 365.  The announcement comes four months after Microsoft unveiled a preview of the product, prompting competitor Slack to run a caustic full-page New York Times ad. Since then, Slack has launched its own enterprise edition and Google

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