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Using Lync Mobile with Office 365 and Lync Online

Using Lync Mobile with Office 365 and Lync Online

Ståle Hansen at msunified.net has a good post titled “Using Lync Mobile with Office 365 and Lync Online” on how to enable your Office 365 Lync Online domain to support the new Lync clients for Windows Phone, Android and iOS devices.  Not to be outdone,  Nick Beaugeard over at HubOne (a great Microsoft partner located … Read More

Designing for the Metro Interface (Windows Phone 7 and Windows 8)

Designing for the Metro Interface (Windows Phone 7 and Windows 8)

Smashing Magazine’s “Introduction To Designing For Windows Phone 7 And Metro” post is a great read if you are interested in learning about the fresh approach to content organization and a different UX, based on the Metro design language and principles that will be incorporated into Windows 8. As Smashing Magazine explains, Microsoft’s new … Read More

Microsoft Lync 2010 for iPhone Available!

Microsoft Lync 2010 for iPhone Available!

Microsoft Lync 2010 for iPhone app has been released by Microsoft and is compatible with iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad. The app requires iOS 4.3 or later on these devices.  New Signature is excited to see iOS support added for Lync, which also support Windows and Android powered phones.  As a quick reminder, the … Read More

Office 365 Becomes First and Only Major Cloud Productivity Service to Comply With Leading EU and U.S. Standards for Data Protection and Security

Office 365 Becomes First and Only Major Cloud Productivity Service to Comply With Leading EU and U.S. Standards for Data Protection and Security

I was excited to read yesterday’s announcement that Microsoft Office 365, the company’s next-generation cloud productivity service, is the first and only major cloud-based platform to offer leading information privacy and security standards for customers operating in the European Union and United States.  This importantly means that now as  part of Microsoft’s contractual commitment … Read More

Lync 2010 for Windows Phone Available

Lync 2010 for Windows Phone Available

Lync 2010 for Windows Phone launched on December 12, 2011, together with an update to Lync Server 2010 that enables new Lync mobile clients.  Microsoft is also dedicated to providing support across all major mobile platforms and they have developed Lync 2010 apps for iPhone, iPad, Android phones and Nokia Symbian.  Each of these … Read More

Exchange Online December 2011 Service Update Announced

Exchange Online December 2011 Service Update Announced

There are even more features coming to Microsoft’s Exchange Online service (part of the Office 365 cloud solution) starting this month.  Microsoft will stagger deployment globally and they expect full deployment to complete within six months.  There are a number of exciting improvements including: High Availability Architecture Enhancements Sender Photos in Outlook Web App … Read More

Microsoft IT Showcase: How Microsoft Does IT

Microsoft IT Showcase: How Microsoft Does IT

Did you ever wonder how exactly Microsoft deploys exchange in its own network? Did you know that there are only 14 DPM servers to protect all 115 Microsoft branch offices? You can learn this and more by visiting the “Microsoft IT Showcase: How Microsoft Does IT” website–part of the TechNet Library. The articles contained … Read More