FindTime becomes Find a time in Office 365

FindTime, a meeting organizer service, has been brought into Outlook Web App for Office 365. Now called "Find a time", this Microsoft Garage success story has reduced the time and complexity in choosing a meeting time that is common for meeting invitees. In FindTime, a...

Edit Post arrives in Yammer

So what you say? This is 2017 and the feature has been available in other platforms for years. I have read comments like this and I agree. This long requested feature has been a long time coming. But it's good to see Edit Post arrive. Now people...

Microsoft Teams | Live expert panel discussion on GA day

Following hot on the heels of Microsoft's online event to celebrate the global availability, members of the RE:Office 365 team hosted a Live discussion with Microsoft Teams experts. We were joined by Special guest Dan Stevenson, Principal Group Program Manager for Microsoft Teams Sonia Cuff, Co-founder of the Missing...

Office 365 Message Center: The week that was 17 Mar 2017

Here's how this weeks episode came together, over Facebook Messenger. Christian - "Hey Darrell. I see you're trying Zoom for online meetings and streaming. How are you finding it? Does it display all the speaker's cameras when in a webinar?" Darrell - "Oh hey there Christian. Ah do you...

Office 365 Message Center: The week that was 10 Mar 2017

This week in my Office 365 Message Center I only received a few messages. Feature update: Changes to Yammer Analytics Dashboard. New feature: Personalized news on the SharePoint home page in Office 365. New feature: Enterprise Mobility plus Security support. In addition to these messages, I...

Office 365 Message Center: The week that was 3 Mar 2017

In this weeks episode of the "Office 365 Message Center: The week that was", I look at: The SharePoint Framework Yammer connected Office 365 Groups Learning tools for OneNote Online My Updates of Interest for March's Monthly feature updates in Office 365 Pro Plus. I also finish off with a...

Interview: Yammer connected Office 365 Groups

[caption id="attachment_2160" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Credit: Office Blogs - https://blogs.office.com/2017/03/02/yammer-integration-with-office-365-groups-now-rolling-out/[/caption] This week sees a milestone for Yammer in its Office 365 journey. RE:Office 365 had the pleasure of speaking with Steve Nguyen and Angus Florance from the Yammer team. For 18 months or so, Yammer observers have...

Testing various live stream platforms

Here’s Sunday’s test using Facebook Live. I’m getting closer to making a decision about what is best to use for a Live audience for the RE:Office 365 community and publication. I dialed my settings down after a successful Periscope session using their Studio tools. I thought...

Will navigation driven by the Microsoft Graph be enough?

Office 365 Groups rely on the Microsoft Graph. The Graph maps relationships between people, communication, activities and information. This enables it to provide personalised search results. An example are frequently visited or recently used Groups and sites. In Office 365, collaboration and communication are a shallow structure. Intranets are formalised...