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How Power Map for Excel helps Opower visualize and present energy-saving messages

Ever wonder how you as a homeowner or renter can reduce your utility bills despite rising energy costs? How can utility companies capitalize on this customer motivation while smoothing demand away from peak usage times? Read on to learn how Opower, a global leader in customer engagement solutions for the utility industry, confronts both of these questions with their exciting new Behavioral Demand Response (BDR) solution announced today and some help from…

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Physiotherm switches from Google Apps to Office 365 to support rapid growth

Health manufacturer Physiotherm wanted a cloud-based productivity tool to help it manage growth across borders. The company initially tried Google Apps, but ended up switching to Microsoft Office 365 after Google Apps “became nearly unmanageable.” By adopting Office 365, the company has reduced IT complexity and improved usability, making it more flexible during a time of rapid expansion.

Office 15-Minute Webinars
Office 15-Minute Webinars

Webinar: How big business gets Office 365 up and running

We’ve put together the information medium to large companies need to roll out Office 365 to their employees. In this webinar, we’ll show you these free resources, including the debut of our new Office 365 Business Learning Center and for IT staff, new Adoption and Change Management downloads. See the 30-second trailer now or click “read more” below to view the full webinar. What you will learn at Tuesday’s webinar What is Office…

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Works with Office 365 – Identity program

To help organizations adopt Office 365 easier and integrate with their existing Identity solutions we wanted to tell customers about the Works with Office 365-Identity program, which provides testing and qualification of third-party identity providers with Office 365. Office 365 uses Windows Azure Active Directory for identity management and through this includes directory synchronization and federation. Read on to learn more about identity options for Office 365.

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SkyDrive Pro increases storage and ease of sharing

SkyDrive Pro is cloud storage for business.  Today, we are improving SkyDrive Pro to help you be more productive.  Three major improvements are: Office 365 subscribes personal SkyDrive Pro storage space is increasing to 25GB from 7GB previously; You can expand an individual users SkyDrive Pro storage above 25GB to 50GB or even 100GB; and a new Shared with Me view helps find documents other people have shared with you.  Read…

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Webinar: Running meetings & webinars on Lync

Video conferencing and instant messaging are just the start of what Lync brings to business. With screen sharing and white boards, this communications tool–part of Office 365 for business–can turn something like a kickoff meeting into a real work session. What you will learn at Tuesday’s webinar What can you do with Lync Working, not just visiting each other How we use Lync for our webinar…

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Aston Martin drives collaboration and speeds business processes with Office 365

Aston Martin is one of the world’s best-known luxury automotive brands. Located in Gaydon, England, Aston Martin produces a wide range of sports cars. Aston Martin chose Microsoft Office 365, the cloud-based solution, to provide employees with familiar Office applications, plus enterprise-grade email, conferencing, and collaboration solutions. By providing easy access to business-critical productivity tools, enhanced security, and reliability through Office 365, Aston Martin is able to foster collaboration and improve…