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Microsoft Teams Product Roadmap (Oct 2017)

Today, October 24th 2017, the product roadmap for Microsoft Teams was released via the Microsoft...

Author: Matt Soseman Date: 10/25/2017

Journey to Success with Microsoft Teams

Microsoft Teams enables your team to collaborate in new ways, bringing together the tools (Office...

Author: Matt Soseman Date: 10/24/2017

Invest in yourself. Invest in your technical readiness

Throughout my career as an IT professional, I have witnessed many different technology trends within...

Author: Matt Soseman Date: 10/07/2017

Microsoft Teams: Enabling and Using Guest Access

Introduction: In this blog post I will walk through how to enable guest access in Microsoft Teams,...

Author: Matt Soseman Date: 09/20/2017

Microsoft Teams: Moving a Planner plan between channels

I recently (by accident) created a Planner plan in the wrong channel in Microsoft Teams (see blog...

Author: Matt Soseman Date: 09/07/2017

Microsoft Teams: Audit Log of Activity

Introduction: The purpose of this blog post is to describe how to use the audit log in Office 365 to...

Author: Matt Soseman Date: 09/05/2017

Microsoft Teams: What happens to a terminated employee and their conversation history?

Introduction: The purpose of this blog post is to demonstrate what happens to a user's conversation...

Author: Matt Soseman Date: 09/01/2017

Microsoft Teams: Manage it using Mobile Application Management (MAM)

Introduction: The purpose of this blog post is to walk the IT administrator through how to configure...

Author: Matt Soseman Date: 09/01/2017

Microsoft Teams: Restrict Usage with Azure AD Conditional Access

Introduction: In this blog post I will discuss how to use Conditional Access in Azure Active...

Author: Matt Soseman Date: 08/31/2017

Microsoft Teams: Using Planner to stay organized

Introduction: In this blog post I will discuss how to use the Microsoft Planner integration within...

Author: Matt Soseman Date: 08/30/2017

Reduce Email with Microsoft Teams (how and why to do it)

Introduction: The purpose of this post is to walk you through how to send an email to a channel in...

Author: Matt Soseman Date: 08/26/2017

Integrate/Connect Google Analytics with Microsoft Teams

Introduction: The purpose of this post is to demonstrate how to integrate/connect Google Analytics...

Author: Matt Soseman Date: 08/25/2017

Microsoft Teams: Disable Private Chat (How To)

Introduction: The purpose of this post is to walk the IT administrator through disabling personal...

Author: Matt Soseman Date: 08/24/2017

Connect/Integrate Yammer to Microsoft Teams (How To Configure)

Introduction: In this post we will explore how to connect Yammer to Microsoft Teams so that Yammer...

Author: Matt Soseman Date: 08/22/2017

Experience Microsoft Teams thru an Interactive Demo

Introduction: This blog post will walk you through using a new tool as a unique and easy way to not...

Author: Matt Soseman Date: 08/21/2017

PowerBI: Visualize your data in dashboard in 10 minutes

Introduction: In this post I will showcase how to create a Power BI dashboard in 10 minutes that...

Author: Matt Soseman Date: 08/19/2017

Assess Your Network’s Readiness for Skype for Business Online

Introduction: Skype for Business Online has specific network requirements in order to provide...

Author: Matt Soseman Date: 08/11/2017

StaffHub: Instant Message Using the StaffHub Mobile App

Introduction: Using the StaffHub mobile app, firstline workers can send instant messages to not only...

Author: Matt Soseman Date: 08/10/2017

StaffHub: Automatically Assign Licenses to New Users

Introduction: When a new team member is added, StaffHub (if configured to do so) will automatically...

Author: Matt Soseman Date: 08/10/2017

StaffHub: How Employees can Swap Shifts (and how Managers can approve/deny)

Introduction: This blog article will describe how firstline employees can swap shifts with their...

Author: Matt Soseman Date: 08/10/2017

StaffHub: Request Time Off and Add to Shift Schedule

Introduction: After creating a shift schedule you may want to add time off to the schedule, and your...

Author: Matt Soseman Date: 08/10/2017

StaffHub: Creating a Shift Schedule

Introduction: After you create a team in StaffHub, the manager of the team can now start to build...

Author: Matt Soseman Date: 08/10/2017

StaffHub: How to Provide Files and Training Material via the Mobile App to Firstline Workers

Introduction: The average firstline worker (doctor, nurse, barista ,retail employee, manufacturing...

Author: Matt Soseman Date: 08/10/2017

StaffHub: Create a Team

Introduction: In the last post StaffHub: Overview, Initial Setup & Configuration, I discussed...

Author: Matt Soseman Date: 08/09/2017

How Being Social at Work Makes Me More Productive

Introduction: When I started my career, one of the first life lessons I learned was that it's not...

Author: Matt Soseman Date: 08/09/2017

StaffHub: First Logon Experience for Firstline Employee

Introduction: This blog post is part of the StaffHub blog series. In this post, we will look at the...

Author: Matt Soseman Date: 08/08/2017

StaffHub: Overview, Initial Setup & Configuration

Introduction: StaffHub is a remarkable new tool from Microsoft that enables organizations to...

Author: Matt Soseman Date: 08/07/2017

How Microsoft 365 Enables Me to Rebuild My PC over Lunch

Introduction:  I often get asked by my co-workers how I am able to rebuild (refresh or "re-image")...

Author: Matt Soseman Date: 08/03/2017

Restore a Deleted Team in Microsoft Teams

Introduction When working within Microsoft Teams, owners of teams have the capability of deleting a...

Author: Matt Soseman Date: 07/23/2017

Introduction: When a new Team in Microsoft Teams is created, it automatically creates an Office 365...

Author: Matt Soseman Date: 07/19/2017

Validate QoS for Skype for Business Online

In this post we will look at how to validate Quality of Service (QoS) tagging in your on-premises...

Author: Matt Soseman Date: 07/23/2016

Configure Toll-Free Numbers for Dial-In Conferencing in Office365

In this post we will discover how to configure Toll-Free Numbers for Dial-In Conferencing in...

Author: Matt Soseman Date: 07/11/2016

ExpressRoute Resources

About ExpressRoute: ExpressRoute lets you extend your on-premises networks into the Microsoft cloud...

Author: Matt Soseman Date: 04/11/2016

Express Route Fridays!

Through Microsoft's Channel 9 (channel9.msdn.com), a new video series on ExpressRoute has emerged...

Author: Matt Soseman Date: 04/11/2016

Connect Polycom VVX Phone to Cloud PBX in Office365 (Skype for Business Online)

In this blog post we will explore how to connect a Skype for Business 3PIP phone to Cloud PBX in...

Author: Matt Soseman Date: 04/04/2016

Port a Phone Number to Cloud PBX in Office365

This is an overview of the experience for porting (moving) an existing office telephone number from...

Author: Matt Soseman Date: 03/09/2016

Enable Cloud PBX & Modern Voice (PSTN Calling) in Office365

In this post we will discover how to enable Cloud PBX & Modern Voice in Office365, that will...

Author: Matt Soseman Date: 02/15/2016

How To Enable Cloud PSTN Conferencing in Office365 in Skype for Business Online

In this post, we will discuss how to enable Cloud PSTN Conferencing in Office365, assign to a user...

Author: Matt Soseman Date: 01/30/2016

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