SharePoint Server 2013 Service Pack 1 now available

Today we announced SharePoint Server 2013 Service Pack 1 (SP1) at the SharePoint Conference 2014 in Las Vegas, NV. SP1 is our latest release to SharePoint Server 2013 on-premises. This service pack includes performance, reliability, and security fixes. It also helps IT address some of the most common scenarios faced when moving to the cloud, helping them deploy cloud-based workloads in their organization faster and with less complexity, while providing…

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OneDrive for Business—cloud file storage and sharing just got easier

Today at SharePoint Conference 2014 in Las Vegas, we shared exciting news about OneDrive for Business, and how we’re making it even easier for customers to get up and running quickly in the cloud. We announced that we’re introducing a new standalone OneDrive for Business subscription plan that includes Office Online, and that we’re adding enhancements to SharePoint 2013 in Service Pack 1 (SP1) that enable on-premises SharePoint users to configure…


Manage Your Office 365 Rollout Using Yammer

This post is brought to you by Martin Risgaard Rasmussen & Allison Michels from the Enterprise Social Customer Engagement team. As customers roll out Office 365, they often ask us how they can best use Yammer to manage their deployment. Changing from one IT system to another can be a daunting task, and the potential to create…


Office 2013 Service Pack 1 now available

Today we’ve released Service Pack 1 (SP1) for the 2013 set of Office products including Office 2013, SharePoint 2013 and Exchange Server 2013. SP1 delivers greater stability, expanded functionality, security enhancements and improved compatibility with Windows 8.1 and Windows Server 2012 R2. Office 2013 customers will begin to get notifications of SP1 availability through Windows Update within the next 30 days. Exchange Server 2013 and SharePoint 2013 customers can download SP1 at…


Meet Ali Pincus of One Kings Lane

Maintaining a family feel within a workforce can be tough when the team is dispersed across different states. For One Kings Lane–an online marketplace and startup–Yammer provides cross-team collaboration tools to connect all of the different teams throughout the company. Watch the video below to see how their experience with Enterprise Social transformed this company:…


How ModCloth Got Better, Bigger, Faster

Taking the first step towards using Enterprise Social can often be the toughest. Luckily, Yammer’s interface is designed to be more intuitive and to have similar functionalities of other social networks. ModCloth — an online retailer specializing in vintage and vintage-inspired clothing and accessories — needed helped decluttering workplace email inboxes and streamlining communications. Watch…


Transforming work, transforming Office

Our customers have always counted on the Office family – SharePoint, Exchange, Lync, Yammer, Office and Office 365 – to deliver exceptional experiences that enable individuals and organizations be more productive.  As we head toward the SharePoint Conference (SPC) and the Exchange Conference (MEC), I couldn’t be more excited to engage directly with so many of our customers and partners about how we take our productivity vision forward. I always…

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Customer-delivered presentations at the SharePoint Conference 2014

With a little less than a month to go, let us give you a valuable reason to attend SharePoint Conference 2014 (SPC14) – the Customer Showcase track. This track features a variety of sessions that grant you firsthand insight – to hear direct from real customers about their decisions, experiences and use cases with SharePoint 2013 on-premises, SharePoint Online in Office 365 and Yammer.