In a bumper episode with the most important Microsoft 365 news we’re joined by not one, but two guests – Amesh Mansukhani, Office Deployment Insiders lead at Microsoft – who is talking about the way Microsoft are integrating and improving capabilities for managing Microsoft 365 Apps for Enterprise (or Office), and Practical 365’s Mike Weaver to chat about the latest and greatest in tenant migrations – and gives some advice on what to and what not to do.
Successful migration projects necessitate extensive planning, and a Slack-to-Teams migration project is no different. The good news is there are some basic things you can do in Slack to scope your project’s complexity and drive your plan. This article gives practical advice on how to scope your Slack environment and make your Teams Migration plan.
On the show this week, we’re talking about the Azure AD outage, new Exchange patches (yes, again!) and tools, how to get ready for Viva Connections, talking UserVoice and the biggest Roadmap and Message center news. And – Brian Desmond joins us to talk in a more positive way about the Azure AD Premium (and free) features you absolutely need to switch on.
Microsoft is closing down the UserVoice sites created to allow customers submit ideas and feedback about products. Some sites are already closed and others will close in the near future. There’s no news about what the replacement platform will be or if Microsoft will be able to migrate existing content from UserVoice.
New presentation features in Teams, coming later this month and announced at Microsoft Ignite 2021, are all designed to make it easy to look more professional in meetings and build in advanced effects into Teams itself. Presenter Mode adds features to allow you to add yourself into the presentation, PowerPoint Live makes life easier when showing slides, and webinars finally become a core part of Teams.