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‘Office 365’ Category

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Feb , 16

How you can control data security in Office 365

    With about 100 petabytes of data flowing through Office 365 at all times, Microsoft has gone beyond the traditional means of information security in 2016. In doing so, they’ve moved away from the default “everyone needs the same security” platform and placed the decisions into your hands.   Now, highly customizable security controls [...]

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Oct , 15

Office 365 data centers now in India

    As of this this month, Microsoft has decided to honor the promise given previously by Satya Nadella to provide commercial cloud services from local data centers within India itself.   During his previous visit a little over a year ago he had noticed that the India market for Microsoft services had grown over [...]

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Oct , 15

What is Office 365 Planner and is it worth using?

  In our recent post about the up and coming Office 2016, we offhandedly mentioned something called Office 365 planner. Here, we’ll dive into what this new Microsoft functionality is and how it truly measures up to its alternatives.   There are quite a number of platforms in the market today that can be used [...]

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Oct , 15

What does the new Office 2016 offer?

  With the new preview of Office 2016 coming out earlier this week, we’ve had a chance to review it and there’s one thing it does massively better than its 2013 counterpart: allow teams to collaborate in more efficient and innovative ways.   This is no surprise either as Microsoft has been gearing up to [...]

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Sep , 15

Office365 or Open Source – the better choice

  A recent exchange between an Italian CIO, Stefano Bruscoli, Municipality of Pesaro, and Microsoft has sparked some conversation over which productivity software is more cost effective, Office365 or Open Source.   Microsoft published a report based off of this exchange that states that Microsoft Office 365 is 80% cheaper than alternative open source software [...]