http://www.itnews.com.au/News/309161,qantas-signs-on-for-office-365.aspx Qantas has signed an agreement with Microsoft that will set Australia’s national airline on a migration path to the Singapore-hosted Office 365 cloud computing service.
http://www.computerworld.com.au/article/431359/coles_taps_office_365_staff_portal_cloud/ Coles will roll out Microsoft Office 365 to its 100,000 employees throughout Australia, the grocery store said. Coles plans to deploy Microsoft SharePoint Online, giving employees 24/7 access to the Coles portal through any Web-enabled device. The company aims to remove communication barriers across its staff, it said. The portal automates functions that…
Catholic International Education Office Chooses Office 365 for More Than 4.5 Million Students Globally. Read More here http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/news/Press/2012/May12/05-24CIEPR.aspx
A great article from The Telegraph showing how the events agency iLUKA is utilising cloud computing to provide a cheap and efficient scalable system to meet their business needs. http://www.telegraph.co.uk/sponsored/technology/microsoft-office-365/9203499/increasing-business-efficiency-cloud-computing.html
It’s certainly exciting times for Lync Online right now. http://lynconline.pinpoint.microsoft.com/en-us/applications/jajah-voice-for-office-365-12884930736 Check out the Lync Online Market place to read up on Jajah – a program running in beta right now that enables users to call mobile phones and landlines directly within the Lync Online Solution.
Interesting views today in the media around Google’s new Privacy Policies http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-16720406 http://gizmodo.com/5878987/its-official-google-is-evil-now
Reduce IT costs and increase productivity with Microsoft Online Services – February 15th 2012 Wednesday, February 15, 2012 from 9:30 AM to 1:00 PM (GMT) London, United Kingdom http://office365feblondon.eventbrite.com/
http://community.office365.com/en-us/b/microsoft_office_365_blog/archive/2012/01/09/office-365-new-capabilities-for-kiosk-workers.aspx These new capabilities include: Adding Exchange ActiveSync (EAS) for mobile devices to the Exchange Online Kiosk plan and Office 365 Kiosk Plan. Virtually all smartphones support EAS including Windows Phone, iPhone, Android, and Nokia. A full list of EAS supported phones is available here. Doubling email storage from 500 MB to 1 GB in…