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Webcast: Office 365 Message Encryption (OME)

Join us Tuesday, June 3 at 9am PT/12pm ET to learn about Office 365 Message Encryption (OME), an easy-to-use service that lets email users send encrypted messages to people inside or outside their organization. This session will explore the prerequisites and setup for message encryption, demonstrate the end user experience, and discuss key features offered in Office 365 message encryption. Read on to learn more and add the session to…


The Garage Series for Office 365: Achieving the ‘impossible’ to extend SharePoint using the new app model

Some developers may say that full trust code is required to do things in SharePoint like branding OneDrive for Business sites, building people pickers or timer jobs. This week Jeremy Chapman and Richard diZerega return to the city known for making the impossible possible – Las Vegas – to see if there are ways to build out these common developer requests in SharePoint using the new app model. Last week…


Working Social: Driving Employee Adoption of Social Business

In the third post of this series, I wrote about how to drive executive engagement and alignment around your social business strategy and initiatives. In this post, we’ll be taking a closer look at how to drive adoption by employees – and how this new level of engagement will transform the organization. The Field of…

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Webinar: 5 steps to a better PowerPoint

Know the best way to start a PowerPoint? Do you think about where to sit in a meeting room? We’ll show these are other simple steps to make your next presentation do more with less sweat. Need a sneak peek? Here is a 30-second video. What you will learn at Tuesday’s webinar How not to open PowerPoint quickly The KISS rule Use the Notes section and Presenter View Stop! Unless your…


The Garage Series for Office 365: Under the Hood with Information Security and Compliance

Today Jeremy is joined by information protection engineering lead, Asaf Kashi, to explain the principles of data security and compliance along with the controls for administrators, end users and compliance officers. They discuss how built-in controls in Office 365 for Data Loss Prevention – including the new document fingerprinting – can help inform end users of policies and prevent data from being compromised. They also go deep with Office 365 Message Encryption and show how encrypted…

Customer stories

Thailand selects Office 365 for every student in the country

Earlier today the Office of the Basic Education Commission (OBEC) in Thailand signed a memorandum of understanding that will provide 8 million students and 400,000 teachers across Thailand with free access to Microsoft Office 365 for education. The agreement represents the single biggest cloud service deployment for Microsoft in the education sector globally. Two million university students and staff members are already taking advantage of cloud technology through Office 365…

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Sky Zone makes giant leap in productivity and savings with
Office 365

Sky Zone Indoor Trampoline Park, a recreational entertainment company with locations across the United States, chose Office 365 over Google Apps to support its rapid growth. The move gave corporate employees and franchise owners unified tools that act as a competitive differentiator when it comes to professionalism, productivity, and customer service. We recently spoke with Tom Boyle, Global IT Director, Sky Zone Indoor Trampoline Park to get the details.

Customer stories
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The US Virgin Islands: Using Office 365 to achieve efficient,
citizen-centric government

“With Office 365, we can rely on dependable business productivity tools so that everyone is setting higher standards for their work, which ultimately translates into more efficient government services.” — Don’t miss the video and post from Reuben D. Molloy, Chief Information Technology Officer for the Gov’t of the US Virgin Islands

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Webcast: Site provisioning techniques with SharePoint apps

In this video you will learn about site provisioning from SharePoint Online and on-premises using provider-hosted apps that can be hosted on Windows Azure. We’ll also show you how to customize your sites, including personal sites, using CSOM techniques, an approach that offers an alternative to classic site/web templates. Presenters: Vesa Juvonen and Bert Jansen Vesa ”Vesku” Juvonen is a Principal Consultant at Microsoft. Focused on SharePoint technologies, he has been…