Office 365 Links of the Week – 25 May 2012

User Group Support Services – Office 365 – 1 Year Subscription Promotion “Microsoft is providing Office 365 subscriptions for all user groups who are registered in our User Group Support Services program and validated by a Microsoft field sponsor. This offer is for the Office 365 E3 plan where up to 25 user group leaders can use Office 365 in managing their user group efforts and promote collaboration across their Details

Updated Service Descriptions for Office 365 for Enterprise – May 2012

Again, an updated set of the Office 365 for Enterprise Service Descriptions. Just as in January, February, early March, and late March, I did a comparison of the changes. All major updates are listed below. The document that has received significant updates is the Service Description for Exchange Online Archiving.   Exchange Online Archiving   Throughout the whole document, the term “personal arhive” has been replaced simply with “archive”, such as here:   Details

Office 365 Links of the Week – 04 May 2012

Sign on Experience with Office 365 Overview of the sign on experience with Office 365 and the different Microsoft products Office 365 Virtual Labs for IT Pros Not really new content, but still extremely useful: a few virtual labs that help you to learn more about how to configure ADFS, Directory Synchronisation, Federation, Exchange Online, and SharePoint Online Using Shared Mailboxes with Office 365 Article in Windows IT Pro, by Details

A first glance at using Office 365 content on the iPad with Colligo Briefcase Lite

I recently started looking at the free Colligo Briefcase Lite to see if I can access my Office 365 content on my iPad, even when I’m offline. In this post, I’ll share some of my first experiences with the app. Note: This is the free, limited version. Colligo Briefcase Pro offers more functionality, see the website for more details. After having installed the App from the AppStore, I started to Details

Office 365 Links of the Week – 27 April 2012

Some interesting articles and blog posts about Office 365: Storage Update for SharePoint Online Enterprise Plans Tenant storage quota limit increased to 25 TB (terabytes). Additional storage can be purchased for $0.20 per GB per month   http://www.xstran.com/solutions/ Fellow Office 365 MVP Loryan Strant’s company’s (one of them) website. Currently three great tools are available, namely – Exchange Federation Discovery Tool (allows you to see which of your contacts support Details

AIIM Certified Information Professional

End of March, I took and passed the AIIM Certified Information Professional exam. After having received some questions on twitter that require a longer response than 140 characters, I decided to write down my experiences. Why I decided to take the exam Simply said, I wanted to show that I have experience with managing information, and the CIP seemed like a very good choice as it’s an exam that covers Details

MVP for Office 365

Beginning of April, I received the following email from Microsoft, informing me that ‘ve been awarded Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP) for Office 365: Sehr geehrte(r) Rene Modery, herzlichen Glückwunsch! Wir freuen uns, Ihnen den Microsoft® MVP Award 2012 verleihen zu können! Diese Auszeichnung wird an herausragende, führende Mitglieder der technischen Communities verliehen, die ihre wertvollen praktischen Erfahrungen mit anderen Menschen teilen. Wir schätzen Ihren außerordentlich bedeutenden Beitrag in den Details

Updated Service Descriptions for Office 365 for Enterprise – March 2012 #2

Again, an updated set of the Office 365 for Enterprise Service Descriptions. Just as in January, February, and early March, I did a comparison of the changes. All major updates are listed below. The document that has received significant updates is (again) the Service Description for Exchange Online, and a smaller change was done to the SharePoint Online SD. Exchange Online   SharePoint Online