Office 365 news round-up

Every couple weeks, we round up industry news and articles you might have missed. We hope you enjoy our latest selections.

The Office 365 Upgrade: New Outlook Web App. The new Office 365 includes “a vastly improved” Outlook Web App.

ABB Deploys Office 365 and Yammer Worldwide. Power automation firm ABB plans to deploy Office 365 to its 145,000 employees around the world.

V8 Supercar Races Off with Microsoft Office 365. V8 Supercars chooses Office 365 because of trust in Microsoft brand.

Microsoft’s Lync Communications Platform Used by President Obama’s Re-election Campaign. The Obama campaign used the Lync platform during the 2012 elections, enabling staff to work from anywhere.

Why Office 365 Makes Sense for Small Business. Three compelling reasons why Office 365 may make sense for small businesses: a low upfront cost, multiple licenses, and Exchange Online.

Microsoft’s Top Ten SharePoint Online Features. A senior product manager on the SharePoint Team shares his top 10 features of SharePoint Online.

Microsoft Turns Up ‘Scroogled’ Attacks with Campaign Against Google Apps. Microsoft calls on Google to stop providing user information to third-party Android developers.