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Microsoft Pushes Teams Into Conference Rooms, Google Tasks Stands Alone, More News

Microsoft Pushes Teams Into Conference Rooms, Google Tasks Stands Alone, More News

Microsoft continues to push its Teams collaboration workspace application deeper into the enterprise. At the InfoComm conference in Las Vegas earlier this month, the Redmond, Wash.-based company announced it will be adding Teams to a number of Microsoft-certified conference room devices, including Surface Hub.

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How Executives Can Lead the Way in SharePoint and Office 365 Adoption Efforts

How Executives Can Lead the Way in SharePoint and Office 365 Adoption Efforts

High levels of SharePoint and Office 365 adoption have been linked to benefits such as optimal automation, collaboration and productivity. So if you've deployed these platforms within your organization, it behooves you, as an executive, to get personally involved in the adoption campaigns.

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Microsoft Buys Semantic to Expand Voice Strategy, SharePoint Top Influencers, More News

Microsoft Buys Semantic to Expand Voice Strategy, SharePoint Top Influencers, More News

Redmond, Wash.-based Microsoft announced on May 20 it was buying conversational artificial intelligence start-up Semantic Machines to improve its "conversational AI" efforts. According to a blog post by David Ku, CVP and chief technology officer of Microsoft AI and research, Berkeley, Calif.

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Unpacking SharePoint Conference Day One’s Announcements

Unpacking SharePoint Conference Day One's Announcements

SharePoint Conference 2018 kicked off yesterday with an hour and 45 minute keynote delivered to an audience of over 3000 at the MGM hotel in Las Vegas and countless others watching the live broadcast from the comfort of their homes, as I did.

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How to Keep Collaboration on Course in the Midst of Never-Ending Office 365 Updates

How to Keep Collaboration on Course in the Midst of Never-Ending Office 365 Updates

At times it feels as if SharePoint and Office 365 platform managers can barely relax as they keep their eyes on the incessant updates that Microsoft rolls out. SharePoint Online adherents just got used to communication sites when along came hub sites.

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Did Microsoft Just Steal Google’s Gmail Thunder? And Other Digital Workplace News

Did Microsoft Just Steal Google’s Gmail Thunder? And Other Digital Workplace News

In the same week that Mountain View, Calif.-based Google finally unveiled its new look Gmail, Redmond, Wash.-based Microsoft made a bid to steal Google’s thunder by unveiling a new set of security features for Outlook.com that will make it a lot more attractive for enterprise use.

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SharePoint Hub Sites Have Arrived

SharePoint Hub Sites Have Arrived

Microsoft has officially released SharePoint hub sites and is gradually rolling them out to Office 365 customers — but what's all the hub-bub about? Hub sites were first announced at the Microsoft Ignite conference last fall. A Hub is basically a new site template for a specific type of SharePoint

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