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Works with Office 365 – Identity program

To help organizations adopt Office 365 easier and integrate with their existing Identity solutions we wanted to tell customers about the Works with Office 365-Identity program, which provides testing and qualification of third-party identity providers with Office 365. Office 365 uses Windows Azure Active Directory for identity management and through this includes directory synchronization and federation. Read on to learn more about identity options for Office 365.

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What’s new: August 2013

As summer winds down and the busy fall approaches, you’ll need even more help staying productive, and recent changes in Office 365 give you just that. Office 365 for business users will appreciate a number of improvements. Their data storage across services greatly increased-to 50 GB for email and 25 GB for documents-at no additional cost. Lync 2013 mobile apps for iPhone and Windows Phone got new meeting features. And…

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September 5 webcast now available on-demand: Introduction to Visio 2013

Join us Thursday, September 5 at 10:30am PT/1:30pm ET to learn what you need to know to get started with Visio 2013. In this 90-minute session, Matt Roderman of Tips & Techniques LLC will show you how to take advantage of the new Visio 2013 features and benefits to help maximize your productivity, including how to create organizational charts from a database, visualize your data, and share your diagrams across the enterprise using SharePoint and…

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The Garage Series: Understanding the new world of Apps for Office and SharePoint

Video 18:07. A lost episode of the Garage Series filmed in New Orleans, host Jeremy Chapman is joined by MTC Architect, Richard diZerega, to discuss the new app model for Office and SharePoint. Richard also takes on the challenge to help navigate the culinary options of New Orleans by integrating Web services directly with Office and SharePoint using in-box and custom apps.

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SkyDrive Pro increases storage and ease of sharing

SkyDrive Pro is cloud storage for business.  Today, we are improving SkyDrive Pro to help you be more productive.  Three major improvements are: Office 365 subscribes personal SkyDrive Pro storage space is increasing to 25GB from 7GB previously; You can expand an individual users SkyDrive Pro storage above 25GB to 50GB or even 100GB; and a new Shared with Me view helps find documents other people have shared with you.  Read…

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Webinar: Running meetings & webinars on Lync

Video conferencing and instant messaging are just the start of what Lync brings to business. With screen sharing and white boards, this communications tool–part of Office 365 for business–can turn something like a kickoff meeting into a real work session. What you will learn at Tuesday’s webinar What can you do with Lync Working, not just visiting each other How we use Lync for our webinar…

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Aston Martin drives collaboration and speeds business processes with Office 365

Aston Martin is one of the world’s best-known luxury automotive brands. Located in Gaydon, England, Aston Martin produces a wide range of sports cars. Aston Martin chose Microsoft Office 365, the cloud-based solution, to provide employees with familiar Office applications, plus enterprise-grade email, conferencing, and collaboration solutions. By providing easy access to business-critical productivity tools, enhanced security, and reliability through Office 365, Aston Martin is able to foster collaboration and improve…

Garage Series

The Garage Series: Tech analyst and writer Paul Thurrott’s 5 favorite things about Office 365

The last in a 6-part series filmed in New Orleans, host Jeremy Chapman is joined by technical analyst and writer, Paul Thurrott, to discuss his favorite things about Office 365. Paul brings his rich background and insight to discuss how he uses Office 365 Home Premium and Office 365 Small Business Premium across the desktop and mobile apps, as well as the back end services to tie everything together. If…