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Microsoft's Office 365 StaffHub Service Goes Live

The worldwide rollout of Microsoft's new Office 365 StaffHub scheduling service began on Thursday.

SharePoint Team Sites Now Integrated with Office 365 Groups

SharePoint Online subscribers should see a new capability that integrates SharePoint Team Sites with Office 365 Groups by the end of January, Microsoft said this week.

Microsoft Offers Guidance on Deploying Office 365 ProPlus

Microsoft recently issued a best practices guide for deploying Office 365 ProPlus, the subscription-based version of its Microsoft Office desktop productivity suite.

Microsoft Issues Previews of New Office 365 Management Tools

Microsoft recently rolled out previews of some new management improvements to the Office 365 Admin Center.

OneDrive for Business Admin Portal Hits Preview

A new "OneDrive Admin Center" Web portal, designed for IT pros who manage OneDrive for Business cloud-based storage and sharing implementations, is now available in preview.

Box CEO Talks Office 365 Integration, Microsoft Partnership

Despite competing against Microsoft in cloud-based enterprise file sharing and collaboration, Box is strengthening its integration with Office 365.

Microsoft Adds Collaboration Tools to PowerPoint, Outlook

The latest round of feature improvements to Office 365 includes enhancements to PowerPoint's and Outlook's collaboration capabilities.

Office 365 Business Users Get 'Customer Manager' Tool

Small-business users of Microsoft's Office 365 Business Premium offering will soon have access to a new customer relationship feature.

Microsoft Adds Access to Office 365 Business Plans

Subscribers of Office 365 Business and Office 365 Business Premium plans will soon be able to use the Microsoft Access relational database management system.

Microsoft Takes On Slack with Office 365-Based 'Teams'

Microsoft's plan to acquire Slack for $8.5 billion may have never gone beyond rumor, but its challenge to the popular enterprise chat platform is real.

Microsoft's Scheduling Service Gets Facebook Support

Organizations can now link their Facebook pages to Microsoft's new scheduling service called Bookings.

Microsoft Readies New Yammer Features, Kills Standalone Version

Microsoft's Yammer enterprise social networking service will get reporting and auditing capabilities beginning in November.

Microsoft Shares Upcoming OneDrive for Business Improvements

Microsoft is planning a number of improvements to its OneDrive for Business product, including its browser, mobile, synchronization and IT capabilities.

Microsoft, Workday Partner on Office 365 Integration

Microsoft this week added Workday to its list of strategic partnerships aimed at bolstering its cloud productivity suite.

Microsoft Extends Office 365 Groups Access to Guests

Users of Office 365 groups will now be able to share communications resources with others outside their organization, Microsoft announced this week.