Brettjo :: Office 365 and Everything UC

Latest news and views of Office 365 and anything Lync and Exchange related.

June, 2011

  • HD Telepresence and Lync Online

    http://www.polycom.com/partners/strategic_global_alliances/polycom_microsoft_alliance.html New Breakthroughs in Enterprise UC Polycom and Microsoft announced on June 1 a new enterprise UC productivity tool code-named “Rally” that combines HD telepresence...
  • Office 365 Final Service Descriptions

    Can be downloaded from here: http://www.microsoft.com/download/en/details.aspx?id=13602
  • The Microsoft Lync 2010 Conversation Translator

    The Microsoft Lync 2010 Conversation Translator translates instant messages in real time using the Bing Translator service. Neat. http://www.microsoft.com/Presspass/Features/2011/jun11/06-20ConversationTranslator.mspx
  • Oxford Computer Group ADFSv2 Webinar

    If you want to understand ASFSv2 a little more then this would be a good session to attend delivered by the Oxford Computer Group: Webinar - Federation with Microsoft AD FS 2.0 Thursday 7th of July 2011 11:00:00 AM A 30 minute webinar on Federated Identity...
  • Exchange 2010 Technical Readiness Videos

    As Office 365 is now everything I talk about, especially the  Exchange hybrid piece – it is sometime overlooked on exactly what Exchange 2010 SP1 can offer an organisation, or more importantly how to install and configure it. Below are some excellent...
  • Outlook 2010 - network latency test results

    Thanks to Neil – details are here especially when your looking at Office 365 http://blogs.technet.com/b/neiljohn/archive/2011/06/15/outlook-2010-network-latency-test-results.aspx   Technorati Tags: Office 365 , Network
  • Microsoft IT Plans for Hybrid Deployment of Microsoft Office 365 Messaging

    Microsoft Office 365 includes Exchange Online, Lync™ Online, SharePoint® Online, and Microsoft Office Professional Plus. As part of the planning for a “dogfood” deployment of Microsoft Office 365, Microsoft IT (MSIT) is moving to a hybrid deployment of...
  • Free Office 365 Training

    These recordings are from the 3 day Office 365 JumpStart training that was delivered last month are now available on TechNet Edge . 15 hours of content delivered by Office 365 Subject Matter Experts. • Office 365 Jump Start (01): Microsoft Office 365...
  • Microsoft Lync 2010 Adoption and Training Kit

    The Microsoft Lync 2010 Adoption and Training Kit provides a one-stop shop for resources for IT pros, project managers, help desk agents, and trainers. The kit provides: A workbook that provides step-by-step guidance for each phase of the rollout and...
  • Exchange Server Deployment Assistant Update for Exchange 2010 and Office 365 Coexistence

    The Exchange Server 2010 Deployment Assistant has been enhanced to include support for configuring rich coexistence (“ hybrid deployment ”) for organizations interested in maintaining some users on-premises with Exchange 2010 and some users hosted by...
  • How to Choose the Right Email Solution for your Business

    If you haven’t seen this, worth a read, written by Forrester http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/en/details.aspx?FamilyID=63cc564d-ec34-4f49-b785-97ec5ee10b0a
  • What’s next for Office 365..?

    If you haven’t seen this already, please check out the Office 365 Community Blog on the upcoming webcast on 28th June. More details are here: http://community.office365.com/en-us/b/microsoft_office_365_blog/archive/2011/06/03/buzz-about-office-365.aspx...
  • New Office 365 PowerShell Scripts

    It is now possible to manage user licenses, group and role membership, domains and single sign-on through Remote PowerShell Take a look here: http://onlinehelp.microsoft.com/en-us/office365-enterprises/hh125002.aspx#BKMK_subs