Interesting Office 365 Links (18/01/2012)

Below are several links to interesting Office 365 specific content that I found in the past few weeks. In no particular order: Directly from Microsoft: Two ROI Case Studies “Read how small and medium sized companies are realizing financial returns from their investments in Office 365.” http://www.microsoft.com/download/en/details.aspx?id=28715&WT.mc_id=rss_office_365 Compare Office 365 to Google Apps How does Office 365 compare to Google Apps in “a day in the life of a salesperson” Details

Updated Office 365 for Enterprise Service Descriptions–What’s new for SharePoint Online?

Microsoft released updated Service Descriptions for Office 365 for Enterprise on 13 January 2012. Below, I will list the major updates to the Service Description for SharePoint Online. Also available are the updates to the Exchange Online and Exchange Online Archiving Service Descriptions. Changes were compared with Word 2010’s Compare feature:   Subscription Plans Note: One very important change in this table (which lists the actual changes to the document) Details

Updated Office 365 for Enterprise Service Descriptions–What’s new for Exchange Online?

Microsoft released updated Service Descriptions for Office 365 for Enterprise on 13 January 2012. Below, I will list the major updates to the Service Descriptions for Exchange Online and Exchange Online Archiving. Also available are the updates to the SharePoint Online Service Description. Changes were compared with Word 2010’s Compare feature:     Microsoft Exchange Online for Enterprises Service Description Access to Exchange Online   Transport Rules     Microsoft Details

Find out who of your Outlook contacts may use Lync Federation

Using Office 365, you also get Lync 2010, and additional you can activate Federation which means you can add external contacts (who are not part of the same domain) if they also use federated Lync. Today, Loryan Strant tweeted the following: Naturally, I got very curious and wanted to find out who of my Outlook contacts might be a potential contact for my Lync. If you follow through various links, Details