Office 365 Adoption Guide

Achieving success with Office 365 means making sure it helps everyone in your organization achieve more with their work. Driving adoption comes from the understanding of your business challenges and addressing these with Office 365 solutions. It is about ensuring that people across the organization understand the benefits and embrace the solutions. People naturally resist…

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Best Practices for Team and Channel Organization

Understand the difference between Teams, Channels, and Chats and hear about the latest best practices when structuring your Teams and Channels to optimize productivity. This short video walks you through several real-world examples of how to incorporate cross-organizational Teams, standard Channels, and private Channels.   Watch the video here: http://bit.ly/37hpz7i Posted by Eric Gregorich, Sr.…

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Power Platform Admin and Governance Whitepaper

An updated whitepaper has been released for the Power Platform. It contains recommendations for the administration, security, and maintenance of apps built with the Power Platform.   Download the whitepaper here: http://bit.ly/2ReO0N8 Posted by Eric Gregorich, Sr. Solutions Architect

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Introducing File Upload for Microsoft Forms

This new feature allows form designers to choose a new question type, File Upload, which enables respondents to attach files as part of their response. Files can be accessed in either SharePoint or OneDrive for Business, depending on the form type. Group forms are stored in SharePoint, while personal forms are stored in OneDrive for…

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Critical Vulnerability Affecting Microsoft Windows

NSA has discovered a critical vulnerability (CVE-2020-0601) affecting Microsoft Windows®1 cryptographic functionality. The vulnerability affects Windows 10 and Windows Server 2016/2019 as well as applications that rely on Windows for trust functionality. Exploitation of the vulnerability allows attackers to defeat trusted network connections and deliver executable code while appearing as legitimately trusted entities. NSA recommends…

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Abel Solutions is now an AppRiver Platinum Registered Partner

Partnership will allow Abel Solutions to provide customers with market-leading services from AppRiver, a Zix company. ALPHARETTA, GA—January 14, 2020—Abel Solutions, Atlanta’s premier consulting firm helping customers maximize their investment in the cloud, today announced it has become a Platinum level Registered Partner with AppRiver, a Zix company and leading channel-first provider of security, productivity,…

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Presenter and Attendee Roles in Microsoft Teams Meetings

Meeting organizers will now have an option to define presenter and attendee roles for meeting participants. Presenters will have full permissions in the meeting, whereas attendees cannot share content, take control, mute or remove other participants, admit people waiting in the lobby, or start/stop recording. Before or during the meeting, organizers can specify who is…

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Dynamics 365 Enables Business Intelligence Across Your Organization

Future growth across all industries—and the organization and business models of entire industries themselves—will be largely driven by the more intelligent application of digital technologies to engage customers, reimagine products and services, transform operations, and empower employees. Understand customers better, respond to their needs faster, and create a more productive and agile workforce using the…

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Make a Difference. Become a Champion.

Microsoft provides a free Office 365 Champions Program to support the Champion role worldwide. This program provides an online community, monthly community calls, and content to help drive adoption across a variety of services in Office 365. This program is open to everyone. We recommend that, at a minimum, anyone running a Champions Program in their…

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The Future of Subsites in SharePoint

Subsites in SharePoint are not going away any time soon. However, creating every site as a site collection, using Hub Sites to group them together is the recommendation for the future. This results in a much flatter hierarchy. All of the latest innovations around branding, provisioning, information architecture, and security, are geared towards this site…

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