Creating a group with a Microsoft Teams team (docs.microsoft.com)
Creating a group that includes a team involves the following steps:
Modernizing SharePoint Managed Metadata Services (MMS) (techcommunity.microsoft.com)
For organizations, finding and governing content is critical to improve productivity. Content metadata—also called properties, attributes, columns, terms or tags—is essential for information architecture, workflow, , and compliance. Managed Metadata Service (MMS) delivers centralized management of...
Azure Active Directory Premium P1 is coming to Microsoft 365 Business! (techcommunity.microsoft.com)
Microsoft 365 Business is the comprehensive productivity and security solution for businesses with less than 300 employees. It integrates your favorite Office apps and collaboration tools including Microsoft Teams with advanced security and device management capabilities. We are excited to announc...
New Office 365 Themes Available (office365itpros.com)
Office 365 now offers users the choice of 49 different themes for the online apps. You can go crazy with something like Super Sparkle Happy, display your love of cats, or choose a simple color.
Keyboard shortcuts for Microsoft Teams (support.office.com)
Use your keyboard to move around Microsoft Teams views, open menus, send messages, start and end calls, and more.
Microsoft to take most of its external and internal events for the next year digital-only (www.zdnet.com)
Microsoft is moving to make most of its external (and some internal) events digital-only for its FY'21 in light of impacts of the coronavirus. Yes, that means Ignite 2020 for sure and likely Build 2021, too.
Slack Wants to Integrate with Teams – But How? (www.petri.com)
The Slack CEO says that the company is working on a calling integration with Teams. Slack hasn't released any technical information, which leads to a certain amount of speculation as to how such an integration might happen.
Introducing Microsoft Editor – Bring out your best writer wherever you write (techcommunity.microsoft.com)
This blog post is co-authored by Lauren Nicholson and Megan Dohnal. Bring out your best writer anywhere you write with Microsoft Editor, your intelligent writing assistant. Many of us are working or attending school remotely, and with so much communication happening through writing it is more t...
Zoom is being looked at by New York AG for privacy practices (www.marketwatch.com)
Shares of Zoom Video Communications Inc. were flat in extended trading Monday following a New York Times report that the New York Attorney General's office...
Microsoft Under Pressure to Improve Teams Video to Stop Customers Going to Zoom (www.petri.com)
Although Teams has seen a spike in usage due to more people working at home, the view of participants in Teams video meetings is not as good as competitors such as Zoom.
Migrate Microsoft Teams from one Office 365 tenant to another (saketa.com)
This blog explains Microsoft Teams and migrating its data between different Office 365 tenants and how it can be done seamlessly with Saketa Migrator.
Microsoft to rebrand some Office 365 commercial plans as 'Microsoft 365' (www.zdnet.com)
Just when you thought you had a handle on what Microsoft 365 is, Microsoft is changing some (but not all) of the branding around it.
Introducing the new Microsoft 365 Personal and Family subscriptions (www.microsoft.com)
The subscription service for your life to make the most of your time, connect, and protect the ones you love.
Microsoft Increases Teams Membership to 10,000 Users (www.petri.com)
Microsoft announced that Teams now supports a maximum of 10,000 users in the membership of an individual team. The new limit is rolling out to Office 365 tenants in April and should be available worldwide in May.
Microsoft throttles parts of Office 365 to meet demands during coronavirus pandemic (www.windowscentral.com)
Office 365 has unusually high demand due to so many people working from home during the coronavirus outbreak. To help meet demand, Microsoft is throttling parts of the service.
Azure appears to be full (www.theregister.co.uk)
Bad time to request new resources, and existing ones have problems too
Microsoft Imposes Restrictions on Office 365 Services to Ease Demand (www.petri.com)
Microsoft has imposed further restrictions on some Office 365 services to release CPU cycles and other resources to allow end users to work. The major impact is felt by SharePoint Online, OneNote, and Stream, and consequently by Teams because it uses all of the above.
SharePoint MIgration Tool Download (saketa.com)
Saketa, the product division of Technovert Solutions Inc., specializes in Intranet related products and services for and Office 365 Migration platforms. All Saketa products help organizations fast track their digital transformation from initiation to adoption with a wide range of offerings, all marked with a class of design and elegance.
Microsoft Teams outage affecting users in Europe (www.zdnet.com)
Microsoft Teams is having issues around chat as well as other functionality, primarily in Europe. Microsoft is investigating.
March 2020 CU for SharePoint 2010 product family is available for download (blog.stefan-gossner.com)
The product group released the March 2020 Cumulative Update for the SharePoint 2010 product family. For March 2020 CU we have full server packages (also known as Uber packages) for SharePoint Found…
March 2020 CU for SharePoint Server 2019 is available for download (blog.stefan-gossner.com)
The product group released the March 2020 Cumulative Update for SharePoint Server 2019 product family. SharePoint Server 2019 is patched with a language dependent and a language independent fix. Th…
SharePoint security fixes released with March 2020 PU and offered through Microsoft Update (blog.stefan-gossner.com)
As I received some feedback that I should also add the Urls to the KB articles of the different security fixes I added this information to my blog post. SharePoint 2010 Suite: KB 4484197 – Sh…
March 2020 CU for SharePoint Server 2016 is available for download (blog.stefan-gossner.com)
The product group released the March 2020 Cumulative Update for SharePoint Server 2016 product family. This CU also includes Feature Pack 1 which was released with December 2016 CU and Feature Pack…
March 2020 CU for SharePoint 2013 product family is available for download (blog.stefan-gossner.com)
The product group released the March 2020 Cumulative Update for the SharePoint 2013 product family. For March 2020 CU we have full server packages (also known as Uber packages). No other CU is requ…
March 2020 CU for Office Online Server is available for download (blog.stefan-gossner.com)
The product group released the March 2020 Cumulative Update for Office Online Server. The KB article for March 2020 CU will be available at the following Location in a couple of hours: KB 4484270 &…
SharePoint Online Embraces Office 365 Sensitivity Labels (www.petri.com)
SharePoint Online is embracing Office 365 Sensitivity Labels to allow protected documents to be processed by indexing and available to content searches and eDiscovery.
Yammer groups to be renamed Communities (techcommunity.microsoft.com)
Groups in Yammer are changing to Communities. Yammer connects employees across the organization, creates a space for communities and expands an employee's network. Yammer customers have shared the variety ways they are using Yammer and many of them use it for communities in their organization. Y...
Office 365 Consulting Services (technovert.com)
With our Office 365 Consulting Services, accelerate your Digital Transformation journey, empower your workforce and, enhance your business growth.
How Microsoft 365’s new solution uses machine learning to stop data leaks and insider attacks (blogs.microsoft.com)
A new Insider Risk Management solution within Microsoft 365 uses machine learning to intelligently detect potentially risky behavior within a company.