A unified scheduling engine and API in Project Online and Project Server 2016
With Project Server 2013 and Project Online, we replaced our server-side scheduling engine with the Project Calculation Service (PCS), bringing the power of the Project Professional scheduling engine to the browser. To continue unifying our scheduling and extensibility platforms, the legacy server-side scheduling engine will be fully removed from Project Server 2016 and Project Online, along with the Project class methods of the PSI. CSOM is the future of PWA extensibility. —Read on to learn more!Read more A unified scheduling engine and API in Project Online and Project Server 2016
Announcing the 2015 Office App Awards winners
After weeks of judging, the Office Developer team picked the best SharePoint, Office, Office 365 and Mobile apps of 2015.Read more Announcing the 2015 Office App Awards winners
Resource Engagements—coming soon to Project 2016
In listening to your feedback, we’ve learned that resource managers and project managers find it challenging to agree on and assign resources for specific projects and tasks. With no clear way to track who is working where, who is over-allocated—and with crossed lines of communication, things can start to break down. —Read on to see how we addressed these challenges in the next update of Project.Read more Resource Engagements—coming soon to Project 2016
Going to Microsoft Ignite? Take the Trip Report Challenge!
Ignite, Microsoft’s new, premier enterprise technology event, kicks off May 4th in Chicago. If you’re planning to attend the event, try your luck in the Ignite Trip Report Challenge sweepstakes. To participate, create a remarkable trip report of your learnings at Ignite using the newest Office application, Sway, and get a shot at winning one of three awesome prizes.Read more Going to Microsoft Ignite? Take the Trip Report Challenge!
Take the stage at Microsoft Ignite!
We’ve just opened the Call for Content for community-presented sessions at Microsoft Ignite in Chicago, IL, May 4-8 2015. These sessions are a great opportunity to share your hard-won expertise and best practices with other attendees at the event.Read more Take the stage at Microsoft Ignite!
Office 365 ProPlus—IT Control and Management update
A key benefit of Office 365 ProPlus is the reduced burden around upgrades associated with traditional software deployment. The result is that Office upgrades are fast and it’s always up to date, just like you expect from a cloud service. Today, we’ll discuss the IT Control and Management capabilities specifically around deployment and upgrade management for enterprise environments.Read more Office 365 ProPlus—IT Control and Management update
Students worldwide can now check eligibility for free Office from their school
Today we are announcing that millions of eligible students around the world can now sign up for free Office from their school.Read more Students worldwide can now check eligibility for free Office from their school
Visio webcast December 16—tips and tricks for Project 2013
Join us Tuesday, December 16th at 9:30 a.m. PST/12:30 p.m. EST for this exciting and practical webinar that will demonstrate tips and tricks for building and maintaining a proactive project schedule. Read on to register and learn how to qualify to receive a complimentary copy of Microsoft Project Professional 2013!Read more Visio webcast December 16—tips and tricks for Project 2013
Help shape the Microsoft Ignite event
When we announced Microsoft Ignite last month, we told you it will bring together the best of our past events for Exchange, SharePoint, Lync and Project—and then take it to the next level, based on what our customers and partners have asked for.Read more Help shape the Microsoft Ignite event
Project webcast November 18—Leveraging Scrum/Agile for Project and Project Online
Join us Tuesday, November 18th at 1:00 p.m. PT/4:00 p.m. EST to learn about Scrum and Agile techniques within Microsoft Project and Project Online. Read on to register and learn how to qualify to receive a complimentary fully functioning evaluation copy of Microsoft Project Professional 2013!Read more Project webcast November 18—Leveraging Scrum/Agile for Project and Project Online
Performance and scale improvements to Project Online
To provide a delightful user experience and better support the scale at which some of our largest customers operate, we have started to roll out performance enhancements to Project Online tenants worldwide. While some of these changes will be visually evident to the user, others could be more latent.Read more Performance and scale improvements to Project Online
Introducing Microsoft Ignite
This morning on The Official Microsoft Blog, we revealed more details about our unified enterprise technology conference in May—Microsoft Ignite.Read more Introducing Microsoft Ignite