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MetLife: building a customer-centric global business with Office 365

MetLife Inc., a leading provider of insurance, annuities and employee benefit programs serving more than 90 million customers, has selected Microsoft Office 365 to offset the challenges that can accompany a rapidly expanding global workforce and the company’s global presence. MetLife has begun deployment to its 64,000 employees and expects to have Office 365 fully implemented by November. “We have a technology vision at MetLife that’s all about supporting customer-centric…

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Johnson Controls: powering global innovation with Office 365

Today’s post is written by Colin Boyd the CIO of Johnson Controls.  Johnson Controls, a global diversified technology and industrial leader in more than 150 countries, has secured Microsoft Office 365 for its employees, partners and suppliers around the world, enhancing knowledge sharing on a global scale and fostering innovation through greater employee interaction. “At Johnson Controls, we’re using Office 365 to introduce a new way of working to enable…

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The Garage Series: Extreme Office 365 Mobility and Off-Road Rally Challenge using iPhone, Android, and Windows Devices

In this week’s episode, host Jeremy Chapman is joined by Office Mobile expert Guy Gilbert to round-up the latest in Office experiences across Windows, iOS, and Android platforms. Besides highlighting all the Office coverage on these devices, they show everything in action, including what may be the first Office demo to span nearly all mobile apps as they plan a rally game. They then challenge pro skateboarder and rally driver,…

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Microsoft has the broadest set of tools for real-time communications

When it comes to real-time communications and collaboration, there’s no room for compromise. At Microsoft, we pride ourselves on having the broadest definition of productivity, with exactly that — no compromises. So how does Lync Online with Office 365 compare to Google Hangouts? Here are five reasons why Microsoft offers the broadest set of tools for real-time communication.

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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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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…