Microsoft Teams 101: Why You Need Teams, How to Secure Teams, and Getting Started

Microsoft Teams – it's more than chat! Microsoft Teams ties together all of Office 365's capabilities into one secure and easy-to-use tool. Modern elements such as collaboration, voice, search, mobility, sharing, etc. are coupled with built-in security. These features include: reporting, data loss prevention, and multi-factor authentication to keep bad actors at bay. All of [...]

By |2020-02-21T08:13:33-06:00February 18th, 2020|Collaboration|Comments Off on Microsoft Teams 101: Why You Need Teams, How to Secure Teams, and Getting Started

Why You Need Teams, How to Secure Teams, and Getting Started

Microsoft Teams – its more than chat! Microsoft Teams ties together all the natural Office 365 capabilities into one secure and easy-to-use tool. Modern elements such as collaboration, voice, search, mobility, sharing, etc are coupled with built-in security like reporting, data loss prevention, and multi-factor authentication to keep bad actors at bay. All of this [...]

By |2020-01-28T14:04:13-06:00February 13th, 2020||Comments Off on Why You Need Teams, How to Secure Teams, and Getting Started

Where to start with Microsoft Teams?

Microsoft introduced Teams in 2016 as the new chat-based workspace in Office 365. To be clear, Teams is a lot more than chat, a whole lot more. Teams is the primary client for collaborative communication in Office 365 and will replace Skype for Business Online. Teams is loaded with features; you can follow them on the [...]

By |2020-02-18T12:44:59-06:00February 12th, 2020|Collaboration|Comments Off on Where to start with Microsoft Teams?

Teams – The Hub for Teamwork in Office 365

If collaboration is how 80% of your information workers spend their time; why not simplify their window to the world with Teams?  Teams provides a single version of the truth that your team can rely upon.  No limitations to mobile, desktop, or a browser.  No barriers for time zone or language nor employee or guest.  Teams [...]

By |2019-10-10T09:53:49-06:00October 1st, 2019|Monthly Focus|Comments Off on Teams – The Hub for Teamwork in Office 365

Moving to Microsoft Teams

For many organizations just getting started with Office 365, there is typically some excitement about rolling out Skype for Business in order to enable better collaboration between individuals. Unfortunately, many are disappointed to learn that Skype for Business is not available to them any longer. Back in late 2018, Microsoft tapered access for Skype for [...]

By |2019-05-06T09:44:46-06:00April 18th, 2019|Collaboration|Comments Off on Moving to Microsoft Teams

Making Sense of the Collaboration Tools Available in Microsoft O365

We've refreshed our blog on the available Microsoft O365 collaboration solutions.  Determining which tool to use can be a challenge.  When do you use Microsoft O365 Teams?  Or Groups and Planner?  What about Yammer, OneDrive and SharePoint?  In this blog we will review the advantages and disadvantages of each tool and how you can determine [...]

By |2017-05-07T07:26:49-06:00April 7th, 2017|Collaboration|Comments Off on Making Sense of the Collaboration Tools Available in Microsoft O365