“Yes, “hosted” means an organization does not own and run its own email servers at its business location, but instead relies on email servers that reside at a site belonging to another organization. Thus, a hoster could be a company like RackSpace or 1 to 1, which offer to “host” Exchange servers that they run, for the benefit of a third party organization; or could be Microsoft via Exchange Online and Office 365.
With respect to Exchange specifically, we usually refer to “hosted email” as the first option above, vs. EXO or Office 365. “Hosted email” in the first example is exactly the same admin and end user experience as if the organization owned and ran their own email servers, vs. the Groups/Delve/Graph etc integrations in Office 365.”
“"Hi Brian, that should work provided you have the Skype for Business client installed on the mobile phone, and you have a data connection. You can download the app from the respective app store. If you've done that and calls still do not arrive, probably best to contact O365 business support. Information on that is at
Today Apple announced the iPad Pro, iOS 9 and WatchOS 2. We’ve developed a number of new features for Word, Excel, PowerPoint, OneNote, Outlook and Translator to take advantage of these enhancements. This post provides an overview of some of the most useful new features, including multitasking, inking, intelligent search, wireless keyboard support and updates to Outlook and Translator on the Apple Watch.
The engineers behind Snip had been using the Windows Snipping Tool daily to communicate ideas. One day they stopped to ask, “What if snipping was an experience that looked and felt like Windows 10? What if you could narrate snips with your voice and digital ink? What if the way you snip made you even more productive with Office?” Then they went off and built a new tool called Snip.
Over the past months, we’ve delivered a number of experiences on wearables: OneDrive, OneNote, PowerPoint, Skype, Yammer, as well as some from our newly joined Sunrise and Wunderlist teams. Today we are launching a new round of wearable productivity apps, as part of our quest to reinvent productivity on all platforms.
Performance improvements in the upcoming release of Exchange Server 2016 are based on running Exchange Online at extreme scale. Much of what we learned has been applied to improving the on-premises version. This week Office Mechanics provides insights into what IT admins can expect in Exchange Server 2016. Exchange team veteran Greg Taylor explains how the on-premises version of Exchange benefits from the cloud-based features and functionality of Exchange Online.
For many years, Office on Windows has offered users the ability to embed fonts within electronic documents such as Word documents or PDF files. However, we often get questions about the font embedding feature and today are providing you with details on what font embedding is and how you can use in your electronic documents.