Category: Microsoft Teams

The #DigitalSackLunch video series

Talking Microsoft Teams with Pouneh and Karuana

I’m sure some of you are wondering if I am still writing regular articles, or focusing more on video. Well, I’ve just about caught up with my video and podcast backlog, and am wrapping up two major research projects (both will be available later this month), and will soon move...

#MVPbuzzChat with Hal Hostetler

#MVPbuzzChat with Hal Hostetler

In episode 10 of #MVPbuzzChat, I connected with Outlook MVP Hal Hostetler (@TVWizard), a Senior Field Engineer with Roland Schorr, & Tower, based out of Tuscon, Arizona. Hal has been a Microsoft MVP for more than 22 years, across a number of different categories. That is an amazing accomplishment! In...

#MVPbuzzChat with Jared Matfess

#MVPbuzzChat with Jared Matfess

In episode 8 of #MVPbuzzChat, I sat down with fellow Office Servers & Services MVP Jared Matfess (@JaredMatfess), a Practice Area Lead in Technology Enablement at Slalom Consulting, and who is based out of Hartford, Connecticut.  If memory serves me, we first crossed paths a few years back through SPTechCon Boston, or...

#MVPbuzzChat with Tom Arbuthnot

#MVPbuzzChat with Tom Arbuthnot

In Episode 4 of the #MVPbuzzChat video series, I’m joined in the Microsoft Studios in Redmond, Washington by fellow Office Servers & Services MVP Tom Arbuthnot (@tomarbuthnot), who is a Principal Solutions Architect with Modality Systems, and is a Microsoft Certified Master (MCM) in the Skype platform. In fact, Tom...

Mastering Knowledge and Records Management in Office 365 with Colligo

The Role of Email in Knowledge and Records Management

Since the early 1990’s, email has been a core part of enterprise collaboration and communication. As I outlined in a webinar yesterday, hosted by Colligo and in support of their Email Manager for Office 365 solution, I shared some of the history and continued importance of email within Knowledge Management (KM)...

Travel Plans for Spring 2018

Travel Plans: Heading to Branson, Seattle, and Washington DC

Recognizing the need to get back into the habit of sharing details on some of the upcoming events at which I’ll be presenting, I thought I’d publish a quick post on my travel plans for the next month. If you are thinking about attending one or more of them, there...

Moving Skype for Business to Microsoft Teams

Impact of Moving from Skype for Business to Microsoft Teams

One of the bigger announcements last fall was Microsoft’s announcement of their new vision for ‘Intelligent Communications in Office 365‘ and that Skype for Business would be phased out over time, and all chat and telephony capability would be moved into Microsoft Teams. For those who watch the space closely,...

The Road to @SPConf

The Road to SharePoint Conference North America

In case you missed the 1,000 tweets sent out today from many of the confirmed speakers, the social campaign surrounding the SharePoint Conference North America (www.SharePointNA.com) has officially begun! As part of that promotion, I am working with the organizing team and Microsoft to promote through two video series: the...