Office 365 Weekly Digest | April 15 – 21, 2018

Welcome to the April 15 – 21, 2018 edition of the Office 365 Weekly Digest. There are twenty-one additions to the Office 365 Roadmap, once again dominated by new features for Outlook across platforms. Also included are updates for OneDrive for Business, Teams and Project. The next Teams On Air webcast will be on Thursday,…


Office 365 Weekly Digest | April 15 – 21, 2018

Welcome to the April 15 – 21, 2018 edition of the Office 365 Weekly Digest. There are twenty-one additions to the Office 365 Roadmap, once again dominated by new features for Outlook across platforms. Also included are updates for OneDrive for Business, Teams and Project. The next Teams On Air webcast will be on Thursday,…


Office 365 Planned Service Changes for 2019

The goal of this post is to compile all publicly announced Office 365 service changes for 2019, especially those that may require admin action, into a single reference. These changes are listed below in chronological order, based on the “Action Required” date. Additional information and resources related to these changes are provided where applicable. Updates…


Issue with Presence and IM on Federation when having a side-by-side tenant and Skype for Business on premises deployment

Recently there have been quite a few reports by customers who have issues with Presence and IM while Federating with other organizations. One of the most common scenarios, related to this phenomenon, is tied up with tenants being part of the communication path between the two organizations. Usually, there is a tendency to ignore the…


Office 365 Weekly Digest | April 8 – 14, 2018

Welcome to the April 8 – 14, 2018 edition of the Office 365 Weekly Digest. Outlook updates continue to make up the majority of recent additions to the Office 365 Roadmap, with four from last week. There are no new events to list, but there are several online customer immersion experience sessions available, as well…


Successful Skype for Business Meetings (Series – Module #6 Video Conferencing and Screensharing )

Video Only Conference. As I have previously stated, all SFBO (Skype for Business Online)  conferences have all modalities/features/workloads (pick one) already baked into the meeting – no matter what the creation method. The type of conference you wish to have is simply a choice of using the features along with the meeting options selected. In…


Skype for Business Application Sharing Fails Intermittently

Author: Kenn Guilstorf, Senior Escalation Engineer, Skype for Business We’ve seen a large number of cases come through recently where application sharing with 32-bit Skype for Business 2015 and 32-bit Skype for Business 2016 clients (collectively, S4B) is failing intermittently. This usually happens when S4B has been running continuously for a long period of time…


Office 365 Weekly Digest | April 1 – 7, 2018

Welcome to the April 1 – 7, 2018 edition of the Office 365 Weekly Digest. Continuing the previous week’s trend, five updates for Outlook were added to the Office 365 Roadmap. While there are no brand new events in this digest, most of the online customer immersion experiences are now booking sessions for May. There’s…


Office 365 Weekly Digest | March 18 – 24, 2018

Welcome to the March 18 – 24, 2018 edition of the Office 365 Weekly Digest. Only a few updates to the Office 365 Roadmap last week, including a couple for Yammer and the LinkedIn Resume Assistant for Mac. In addition to the online customer immersion experiences, there were two new events added – (1) The…


Office 365 Weekly Digest | March 18 – 24, 2018

Welcome to the March 18 – 24, 2018 edition of the Office 365 Weekly Digest. Only a few updates to the Office 365 Roadmap last week, including a couple for Yammer and the LinkedIn Resume Assistant for Mac. In addition to the online customer immersion experiences, there were two new events added – (1) The…