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Brettjo :: Office 365 and Everything UC

  • Office 365 CDF Partner Material

    If your an Office 365 Partner you can now download the Office 365 Technical Briefing and Solution Alignment Workshop material from the link below. CDF by the way is Customer Decision Framework.
  • Exchange Client Network Bandwidth Calculator Beta

    This is also valid for Exchange Online (Office 365) I am extremely pleased to announce that the all new Exchange Client Bandwidth...
  • BPOS to Office 365 Transition Guide

      The BPOS to Office 365 Transition Guide for enterprises is now available for customers and partners.
  • Nokia Lumia

    I pick one of these up on Monday
  • PST Capture for Exchange and Office 365

      PST Capture helps you search your network to discover and then import .pst files across your environment - all from a straightforward admin-driven tool. PST Capture will help reduce risk while increasing productivity for your users by importing...
  • RIM Launches BlackBerry Business Cloud Services for Microsoft Office 365

    Let the transitions to 365 really start to begin..! Waterloo, ON - Research In Motion (RIM) (NASDAQ: RIMM; TSX: RIM) today announced general availability of BlackBerry® Business Cloud Services for Microsoft Office...
  • Update to Office 365 Exchange Kiosk SKU

      The full blog is here : “The latest productivity tools are not reserved for workers with a desk or an office. Businesses need to connect their shift and retail workers to the rest of the enterprise. As such, we are adding new capabilities to our...
  • New Office 365 Trust Centre

    Updated Trust Center Based on customer feedback, we have simplified the language of the Trust Center to make it easier to find in-depth information about our privacy and security practices and understand our practices for handling and securing data on...
  • Lync Online Web Scheduler

    The Lync Online Web Scheduler has been released, therefore if you don’t have Outlook available you can still schedule meetings that will appear in OWA.
  • Office 365 Advisor tool

    Find the right Office 365 plan for you. FINDING AND POINTING TO THE ADVISOR TOOL 1) Visit and click on the Plan advisor link. We also merchandise the tool as a ‘ Help me Choose’ link on the Trial signup page. 2) You can access the tool in...
  • Office 365 – Sign-In Assistant Update

    Great news if your a rich client user:
  • Office 365 DIY Troubleshooting Tool released

      Available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week in the Office 365 Community , the tool serves as a comprehensive, self-help solution that gives customers the ability to solve questions or issues they may have with the Office 365 suite of services, whether...
  • Update to the Office 365 Enterprise Deployment Guide : Sep 2011

    Has been released: PDF version of the Deployment Guide, an updated web edition has been released. The web edition provides all of the same content of the document version.
  • Lync for Mac 2011 RTM

      And yes…. this does work against Lync Online..!
  • Free eBook: Microsoft Office 365: Connect and Collaborate Virtually Anywhere, Anytime

      Free eBook: Microsoft Office 365: Connect and Collaborate Virtually Anywhere, Anytime By Rosemary Caperton We are very excited to announce that we are able to offer  Microsoft Office 365: Connect and Collaborate Virtually Anywhere, Anytime...
  • Office 365 User Group Community in the UK

      Purpose · To develop an Office 365 Community in the UK where we can share experiences, drive deployment and for the community to feedback their experiences and concerns to Microsoft where we in turn can then respond back at the next event. · It...
  • A fascinating look at Steve Jobs and Bill Gates

    With the recent announcement, I have been glued to these historic videos. I personally liked the guest appearance of Bill at MacWorld Take a look:
  • Tata Steel select Office 365

      LONDON — 25 August 2011 — Microsoft UK PLC, Microsoft BV and Capgemini UK plc today announced they have been selected by Tata Steel in Europe for a project to migrate its two existing email systems to a new Europe-wide standard platform based on...
  • Office 365 Technical Briefing

    This half-day technical briefing, with sessions from Microsoft and Oxford Computer Group will provide vital information on transitioning to Office 365 and Cloud apps. Including presentations, round table discussion and solution demo's we'll provide an...
  • Content and Code: Cloud Service Offerings Event

      Microsoft and Google are going head to head in a bid to win the next business platform; the cloud. But what is all the hype around Microsoft and Google’s Cloud Services Offerings about? Content and Code are hosting an exclusive event on the 17...
  • Patriot Act and the EU Safe Harbor

    Over the past few months I have had many discussion about data security, Patriot Act and EU Safe Harbor with Office 365. I have just read this article which explains, quite simply, what can be done and what can’t without having to be a lawyer: http:/...
  • HD Telepresence and Lync Online 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:
  • The Microsoft Lync 2010 Conversation Translator

    The Microsoft Lync 2010 Conversation Translator translates instant messages in real time using the Bing Translator service. Neat.
  • 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...