Mechanics

The Garage Series: Tech analyst and writer Paul Thurrott’s 5 favorite things about Office 365

The last in a 6-part series filmed in New Orleans, host Jeremy Chapman is joined by technical analyst and writer, Paul Thurrott, to discuss his favorite things about Office 365. Paul brings his rich background and insight to discuss how he uses Office 365 Home Premium and Office 365 Small Business Premium across the desktop and mobile apps, as well as the back end services to tie everything together. If…

Office 365

Cloud services you can trust: Office 365 availability

“Your complete office in the cloud” is how we think of Microsoft Office 365. While it gives us enormous pride that one billion people use Office, we deeply appreciate the responsibility we have to meet and exceed our customers’ expectations every day. We recognize that productivity apps are mission critical; using them is how work gets done. It is imperative for us to ensure our service is trustworthy and reliable…

Project

Getting started with app development

With the new Project, our extensibility story entered two new exciting realms–Apps for Office and Apps for SharePoint. Bookmark this page for all the resources you need to start developing your own apps, tips based on frequently asked questions from our partners, and ideas for developing on either or both of our new models. Read on to learn how to get started now and get your app out to the…

Mechanics

The Garage Series: Office 365 versus the wild – enabling collaboration across the stack

Episode 5 of a 6-part special filmed in New Orleans, host Jeremy Chapman is joined by collaboration expert Mark Kashman as they take a look at the expansion of collaboration scenarios with the new Office from Site Mailboxes in SharePoint Online, advances in SharePoint Online for collaboration outside the corporate firewall, to Lync with multi-party HD video and the social sharing of content and ideas through Yammer. Jeremy also teams…

News

Office 2010 and SharePoint 2010 Service Pack 2 available

Today, we released Service Pack 2 (SP2) for the Office 2010 and SharePoint 2010 set of products.  SP2 provides key updates and fixes across our servers, services and applications including security, stability, and performance enhancements and provides better compatibility with Windows 8, Internet Explorer 10, Office 2013, and SharePoint 2013.

SharePoint

SharePoint Newsfeed app available in Windows Store

Need to stay connected while you are on the road? The SharePoint Newsfeed for the Windows Store app is now available! The app can be found in the Windows Store and is compatible with SharePoint Online and SharePoint 2013. The SharePoint Newsfeed app allows you to access, view, post, reply, and upload documents by simply signing into your SharePoint or Office 365 account.