Skype Meeting Broadcast and Yammer

A couple of months back I joined the Skype Meeting Broadcast Preview and recorded by exploration in the video below. I had attended the session at MS Ignite in Chicago, "All about meetings in Skype for Business" and was keen to experience some of the features myself.Questions I had were: [no_unordered_list style="circle" number_type="circle_number" animate="yes" font_weight=""] What was … Continue reading Skype Meeting Broadcast and Yammer

Yammer and Skype for Business integration – Thoughts, hopes and predictions.

Firstly, let me make it clear. These are my ideas, not a forecast of what will happen. This is simply what I'd like to see if and when Yammer and Skype for Business integrate. This brief post was inspired by a question asked during the Skype for Business IT Pro YamJam, held in the Office … Continue reading Yammer and Skype for Business integration – Thoughts, hopes and predictions.

OneNote for Meetings – Answering a real question

I saw an interesting discussion on the Office 365 Technical Network on Yammer. Being the topic was OneNote, SharePoint and Lync Online and Office 365, I thought I'd use OneNote to answer the question. Frank Spina of Bristol-Myers Squibb (bms.com) has been using SharePoint 2007 Meeting Workspace effectively to share meeting resources, tasks and notes. … Continue reading OneNote for Meetings – Answering a real question

MVP Community Camp 2014 – Running more Interactive Lync meetings

MVP Community Camp in Auckland was a successful event and I had a lot of fun being a part of it. It was great to connect with other people interested in Microsoft technologies, devices and services. While I had the honour of presenting, I learned much from the other attendees, MVP's and Microsoft staff that presented. … Continue reading MVP Community Camp 2014 – Running more Interactive Lync meetings

When will Yammer start integrating more with Lync and SharePoint?

Christophe Fiessigner from Yammer covered the roadmap in a recent Ignite webinar - http://youtu.be/f-tWCmmer3I?t=10m Yammer are focusing on getting Oslo and Office graph, and bringing Yammer into the Office 365 environment, rather than a separate site loading. Once they have built trust and SSO with your Office 365 ID, it sets the platform for integration … Continue reading When will Yammer start integrating more with Lync and SharePoint?

#MaxOutLync 2 Lync Online meeting recap

Our second #MaxOutLync meeting was a great improvement on the first. I've outlined it using timestamps for the video so that you, the reader, can jump to the content you're interested in. To OneNote fans, I am presenting from OneNote and not PowerPoint. It's much more interactive. Attendees can contribute I can pinch zoom to … Continue reading #MaxOutLync 2 Lync Online meeting recap

Max Out Lync 2

Our adventurous little #MaxOutLync experiment was a success. We learned much from our first Max Out Lync Online meeting and a number of people have asked me to run it again. When Wednesday, 12 Mar 9am PDT / UTC -7  In Your Timezone? Where Online at https://meet.lync.com/webstertech/darrell/ZQCJFVMF Interested? Register your interest Meeting Invite Download and save … Continue reading Max Out Lync 2