On this week's show...
Yammer updates—from new user experiences to new IT controls
Today, Microsoft Mechanics takes a deep and hands-on look at updates to Yammer for enterprise social—from enhanced security and compliance to greater team productivity. Angus Florance, from the Yammer team, demonstrates new integrated experiences, including Office 365 Video and Delve. And for admins, we’ll show you new controls for analytics, merging networks and managing users.
Get started in the cloud with the new IT Pro Cloud Essentials
As the IT profession continues its transition to leveraging more and more cloud services and technologies, we’re introducing the new IT Pro Cloud Essentials program to give you a better experience on the journey with access to professional training, extended trials, Azure credit and priority support.
What’s new in Office add-ins + IT admin and deployment updates
Heading into the last day of Build 2016, we take a look at what the updates to the Office extensibility model and Office add-ins mean for IT admins. Jeremy Thake highlights new capabilities announced at Build for both developers and users while demonstrating new deployment options to get add-ins to users directly from the Office 365 admin portal.
What’s new for admins in SharePoint Server 2016
If you’ve been evaluating SharePoint Server 2016, you’ll want to see what we’ve added since the Release Candidate in January. In this demonstration, Bill Baer highlights Durable Links, updated capabilities for SharePoint administrators and new options for implementing hybrid solutions with SharePoint Server 2016 and Office 365.
Updates to Office experiences on Windows tablets and iPad Pro
This week, Microsoft Mechanics goes hands-on to demonstrate the most recent updates for Office app experiences for Windows 10 tablets, including Sway, Excel, PowerPoint and Word Mobile and what’s new with Office on the iPad Pro.
Updates to Office 365 Groups
Office 365 Groups are shared workspaces where group members can collectively get things done. When you set up a group, it automatically creates a shared inbox, group calendar, a place to save and share files and notes, plus planning tools. In today’s Microsoft Mechanics show, we take a tour of the recent updates to Office 365 Groups and highlight the new Office 365 Groups header and discovery experiences.
How Lotus F1 Team built custom Office 365 integrated apps to manage race team logistics
See how Lotus F1 Team leveraged Office 365 APIs and extensibility to update their legacy travel application—complete with calendar and directory services integration. The team built new underpinnings with a flexible data model, a web front end for logistics planning and user management, a mobile app that worked across platforms and an Outlook add-in to integrate race events directly into users’ calendars.