Exchange Hybrid Duplicate Mailboxes

Some customers have seen where they can end up with a duplicate mailbox within their hybrid environment. This can cause problems when a user, either on premises or in the cloud, has two mailboxes, one on premises and another one in Exchange Online (EXO). The good news is, there is now a work around. A…


Technical Readiness: Teams On-Air

You have heard me talk before how the Microsoft cloud is a dev ops platform and is constantly changing with new features being added frequently. Specifically, with Microsoft Teams it can be hard to keep up with what’s new, what’s coming and what has changed so you can be prepared to inform your organization. I’d…


Compliance Manager Preview

The new Compliance Manager (CM) within O365, helps organizations meet compliance obligations like the European Unions’ General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) or ISO 27001. You can visit the Service Trust site to access the Compliance Manager. The CM can perform a real-time risk assessment with a score that reflects a company’s compliance position against data…


Exchange online preservation policy summary

I love the cloud, yet sometimes it is not easy to keep up with the ever-changing topology. With the quickness and agility of O365 and the amazing new tools and processes, it’s an exciting time but one you must keep up with on all the changes. This article is written to help clear up some…


SPO Tidbit – Create and use Custom Site Designs

Hello All, Moving forward with the new sites in SharePoint Online, the way we customize that site has been changed as well.  First with Site Themes and now with Site Design which is currently rolling out to First Release tenants.  They are simple to use as they are incorporated into the Site creation menu, users…


ツール: Microsoft Teams 認知度向上キャンペーン

(この記事は 2017 年 10 月 27 日に Matt Soseman’s “The Productive Cloud” Blog に投稿された記事 Tools: Microsoft Teams Awareness Campaign の翻訳です。最新情報については、翻訳元の記事をご参照ください。) 以前の記事 (英語) では、Microsoft Teams の導入時に活用できる www.successwithteams.com などの便利なリソースをご紹介しました。プランを立てることで導入を成功させ、口コミ効果で Teams の利用拡大につなげることができます。成功プランの一環として、展開を開始する前には認知度向上キャンペーンを (必要に応じて複数回) 実施する必要があります。これは、社内で Microsoft Teams が導入されることをユーザーに周知させ、詳しい情報や準備のための資料を提供することを目的としています。展開中や展開後にもキャンペーンを行うことで、利用の促進や拡大が見込めます。 今回は、このキャンペーンを強力にサポートする Microsoft Teams Customer Success Kit (英語) という重要なツールをご紹介します。このキットには、メール、ポスター、クイック リファレンス カード、テンプレートなどが含まれており、ロゴを自社のものに変更したり、内容をカスタマイズしたりして使用できるため、キャンペーン用の資料をゼロから作成する必要がなく、とても効率的です。対象となるのは、IT プロフェッショナル、管理者、トレーニング担当者、一般ユーザーです。このキットは、組織のニーズに応じて自由にアレンジすることができます。スムーズな展開に役立つツールについて理解を深めていただくために、その内容をご紹介します。 キットには以下のものが含まれています。 告知用テンプレート カウントダウン用テンプレート チラシ用テンプレート IT 管理者向け入門ガイド チーム リーダー向け入門ガイド ポスター用テンプレート ヒントとテクニック メール用テンプレート…


Microsoft Teams: Making meetings matter

When I first started in IT, the running joke (and more like a fact) was that in-person meetings always start 10 minutes late because of technical issues. The projector isn’t working, I don’t have network connectivity, why doesn’t my PC have the right resolution, I can’t find the PowerPoint deck, and so on. Then, during…


Why do I receive invites to channel meetings in Microsoft Teams? (mystery solved)

For awhile I have been witnessing what I would call an oddity and something that I felt might be unexpected. As I covered in this post Microsoft Teams: Making your meetings matter Microsoft Teams has three different types of meetings (channel, private and meet now). Whenever someone on my team would schedule a channel meeting,…


Azure Tidbit – Information dump on Flow and PowerApps

Hello All, As mentioned the integration for Flow and PowerApps is coming to SPO shortly, so here is some information to help you dive in First flow is a service to help you automate business process between your favorite apps and this includes SharePoint Online there are many prebuilt templates that you can take advantage…


How I spend my day in Microsoft Teams (#Teamwork)

I often get asked “Matt what does a typical day in the life look like for you when using Microsoft Teams”? While that can certainly be a loaded question (because how and what I use Teams for can be different than others) I wanted to share with you my typical work flow as it may…

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