Customer stories

Racing ahead with collaboration, analytics and data security using Office 365

We adopted the Microsoft Office 365 E5 suite to boost efficiencies, make the most of our data, and streamline cross-company collaboration—from geographically scattered team members perfecting race plans together to our international legal team quickly finding and assessing the relevance of discovered content.” —Read the full story from Mark Everest, IS development manager at Renault Sport Formula One Team.

Customer stories

easyJet soars into a collaborative digital future with Office 365

“At easyJet, safety and security for passengers and employees is paramount. Looking after our customers throughout their travel experience requires staff that are mobile and flexible. That’s why we are equipping them with Office 365.” —Read more from Chris Brocklesby, chief information officer for easyJet.

News

Introducing Microsoft Teams—the chat-based workspace in Office 365

Today, in New York City, we announced Microsoft Teams—the new chat-based workspace in Office 365. Microsoft Teams is an entirely new experience that brings together people, conversations and content, along with the tools that teams need, so they can easily collaborate to achieve more. It’s naturally integrated with the familiar Office applications and is built from the ground up on the Office 365 global, secure cloud service.

Customer stories

Macy’s sets the standard for empowering employees using
Office 365

“We’ve transformed our stores through technology by giving our leaders all the communication, information, and data they need at their fingertips, without tethering them to a desk. By providing Microsoft Surface devices, we’ve made them mobile. By giving them Microsoft Office 365, we’ve enabled unprecedented collaboration and access to information, providing for one version of the truth.” Read the post from Sue McMahon, group vice president of Retail Communication for…

Office 365

What’s new in Office 365 administration—October update

Today, we’re starting to roll out additional usage reports that provide you with richer insights about how your organization is adopting and using Office 365. The new reports for active users, email clients, Skype for Business clients and Office 365 Groups are available directly in the admin center.

Excel

October 2016 updates for Get & Transform in Excel 2016 and the Power Query add-in

Excel 2016 includes a powerful new set of data import and shaping capabilities available under the Get & Transform section on the Data ribbon. Today, we are pleased to announce three new data transformation and connectivity features that have been requested by our customers. —Read on for details.