Office 365

What’s New: February 2014

February has been filled with updates for the entire Office family.  Two services have been renamed and enhanced:  Office Web Apps is now Office Online; and SkyDrive Pro is now OneDrive for Business.  This has also been a big month for security and compliance related updates with improvements to authentication for Office 365 and Yammer, anti-spam and anti-malware enhancements, new email encryption options with S/MIME and Office 365 Message encryption, and…

Why Microsoft
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Why a retail store associate is more effective using Microsoft Office 365 and Yammer Enterprise

Every year at the National Retail Federation (NRF) convention, a lot of attention is focused on the retail store associate, who is the face of the retail experience for many of us. Retail store associates are the friendly people who welcome you as you enter the store, help you find what you need, and answer your questions tirelessly all day long. For them, customer service comes first. Because of their…

Manage
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New resources for Office 365 and PowerShell

Greg Stemp is a writer on the Office 365 team. Now Office 365 administrators have a new single source to learn about managing Office 365 with Windows PowerShell.  What kind of information can you find there?  Well, take the centerpiece article for example: Six Reasons Why You Might Want to Use Windows PowerShell to Manage Office 365.This article not only shows you easy it is to use Windows PowerShell, but…

Office 15-Minute Webinars
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Webinar: How Office works on an 82-inch touch screen

The webinar is over. Check back in a few days to see the video. Like working on your tablet or smartphone? Imagine one bigger than your TV. Perceptive Pixel by Microsoft delivers exceptional, multi-purpose touch devices for brainstorming, collaboration, and interactive presentations. In this week’s webinar, we’ll show you how Excel, PowerPoint, and OneNote work on a 82-inch screen. Click the…

Office 365
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Exchange Online Protection enhancements — Part 1

To give you enterprise-class reliability and help protect against spam and malware, we launched Exchange Online Protection (EOP) in 2013. During the past year we made improvements to EOP, including better spam management and customizing policies for specific domains, users, or groups. Today, as we complete the first year of the service launch, we‘re announcing more enhancements to EOP, including: Directory-based edge blocking Increased Office 365 domain limit Message Trace…

Office 365
What's New January 2014

What’s new: January 2014

We kicked off the new year with a great batch of improvements. We enhanced Office Web Apps, so you can get things done more easily from anywhere. We introduced Office 365 Home Premium family sharing, so everyone in your home can enjoy Office. We partnered with GW Micro to bring Window-Eyes to more Office users and increase accessibility for customers. And we added a new Partner Admin Center in Office…

InfoPath

Update on InfoPath and SharePoint Forms

Customers have been asking us about the future of InfoPath and SharePoint forms, and today we’re ready to share some information on the next generation of Office forms. Industry trends and feedback from our customers and partners make it clear that today’s businesses demand an intelligent, integrated forms experience that spans devices. We are looking to make investments that allow you to easily design, deploy, and use intelligent, integrated forms…