Actions, Alerts, and Notifications, O365 My!

In almost every deployment or review of Office 365 the following question comes up: “How Do I Know Everything is OK”?   In this blog I want to point you to the Alerts and Notifications that can be used in Office 365’s Security & Compliance Center and the future Security Center to help.    The Security Center [...]

By |2019-11-06T10:43:16-06:00October 31st, 2019|Office 365|0 Comments

5 Ways Microsoft Power BI Boosts Efficiency

Keeping a close eye on critical business data is essential. Unfortunately, gathering and analyzing data is often a time-consuming process, and in today’s fast-paced business environment, data is frequently out-of-date by the time it's pulled and documented. Power BI offers a dynamic way to stay on top of key performance indicators (KPIs). Perhaps more importantly, [...]

By |2019-10-03T09:29:36-06:00August 29th, 2019|Collaboration, Office 365|0 Comments

4 Integration Possibilities for PowerApps in Office 365

PowerApps in Office 365 can bring massive productivity gains and cost savings to the organizations who use them successfully. For simple use cases, casual Office 365 PowerApp users can create fast, reliable and mobile-friendly apps without prior programming skills! Microsoft built PowerApps to help office workers devise custom productivity solutions for internal or external use [...]

By |2019-09-04T10:12:01-06:00August 22nd, 2019|Collaboration, Office 365|0 Comments

Boosting Efficiency with Microsoft Virtual Windows Desktop in Azure

With its latest Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) technology, Microsoft is bringing extensive cost and management benefits to IT departments. The new Windows Virtual Desktop (WVD) brings greater efficiency to IT departments and dramatic improvements to the user experience than is true of most virtual environments. In addition, because it is run on Azure, the virtual [...]

By |2019-09-04T10:04:39-06:00August 8th, 2019|Collaboration, Office 365|Comments Off on Boosting Efficiency with Microsoft Virtual Windows Desktop in Azure

How should we use Office 365 applications?

Many clients and prospective clients ask me: What Office 365 (O365) applications should we use in our business?   That’s a hard question to answer, because every organization has its own business processes, culture, experience in existing Microsoft applications, and familiarity in using a cloud-based system. In my experience, an organization will have much better adoption [...]

By |2019-05-21T14:53:56-06:00May 21st, 2019|Office 365|Comments Off on How should we use Office 365 applications?

Office 365 – to backup or not backup?

As each day passes, more and more organizational data is making its way to Office 365 as a repository.  Whether you’re just beginning your journey to O365 or are already there, you inevitably have asked: “Do I need to backup my data in Office 365?” Our experience is that most organizations have chosen NOT to [...]

By |2019-02-28T14:33:52-06:00February 7th, 2019|Collaboration, Office 365|Comments Off on Office 365 – to backup or not backup?

Oh no, my Office 365 trial tenant was deprovisioned! What can I do?

I recently ran into a scenario where we assisted a client in setting up an O365 Trial Tenant while they worked out licensing with their volume reseller and several internal application compatibility issues.  We set up AD Connect, synced their user accounts, and waited for licenses to be associated from their Enterprise Agreement.  And waited.  [...]

By |2019-01-21T10:38:42-06:00January 22nd, 2019|Collaboration, Office 365|Comments Off on Oh no, my Office 365 trial tenant was deprovisioned! What can I do?

Power Apps: Adapt to Big Data Recap

PowerApps is one of the simplest, most useful tools available to Microsoft users. It allows you to customize Office 365 and Dynamics 365 with scalable apps that span productivity and business data. You can tailor SharePoint Online with PowerApps, use it with Microsoft Teams, and build applications on Dynamics 365. The possibilities are endless!  But [...]

By |2018-12-20T11:24:14-06:00December 20th, 2018|Collaboration, Office 365|Comments Off on Power Apps: Adapt to Big Data Recap

PowerApps: Adapt to Big Data (4:43)

PowerApps is one of the simplest, most useful tools available to Microsoft users. It allows you to customize Office 365 and Dynamics 365 with powerful apps that span productivity and business data. You can tailor SharePoint Online with PowerApps, use it with Microsoft Teams, and build applications on Dynamics 365. The possibilities are endless! Register [...]

By |2019-05-03T12:27:00-06:00December 19th, 2018|Collaboration, Office 365|Comments Off on PowerApps: Adapt to Big Data (4:43)

Office 365: Modern Workplace Preview (1:58)

In the final installment of our Modern Workplace webinar series we explore Office 365. Office 365 includes many helpful applications, but Word, Excel, Outlook, and OneDrive only scratch the surface of the potential value of Office 365. Discover how you can deploy, support, manage and use Microsoft’s Office platform to help empower your employees and [...]

By |2018-12-27T10:52:06-06:00November 15th, 2018|Collaboration, Office 365|Comments Off on Office 365: Modern Workplace Preview (1:58)