The Battle for Cloud Supremacy: Google G Suite and Office 365 – Petri

Microsoft and Google are battling for dominance in cloud application suites. The question is whether G-Suite trumps Office 365 or vice versa! Source: The Battle for Cloud Supremacy: Google G Suite and Office 365 – Petri

Microsoft Open Sources Its Next Gen Cloud Hardware Design – Petri

Microsoft is working on a new cloud-based server architecture and they are open-sourcing the designs so that others may contribute and gain from the company’s cloud experience. Source: Microsoft Open Sources Its Next Gen Cloud Hardware Design – Petri

What is SharePoint?

What is SharePoint? Organizations use SharePoint to create websites. You can use it as a secure place to store, organize, share, and access information from almost any device. All you need is a web browser, such as Internet Explorer, Chrome, or Firefox. Want to learn more? Take a look at the latest version of SharePoint. When you create a new team site, this is what […]

What is Microsoft Azure?

What is Microsoft Azure? Azure is Microsoft’s cloud computing platform, a growing collection of integrated services—analytics, computing, database, mobile, networking, storage, and web—for moving faster, achieving more, and saving money. Here’s what else Azure is…. It’s about unmatched productivity Any developer or IT professional can be productive with Azure. Azure’s integrated tools, pre-built templates, and managed services make it easier to build and manage enterprise, […]

What is the cloud?

What is the cloud? “The cloud” is a friendly way of describing web-based computing services that are hosted outside of your organization. When you use cloud-based services, your IT infrastructure resides off your property (off-premises), and is maintained by a third party (hosted), instead of residing on a server at your home or business (on-premises) that you maintain. With Office 365, for example, information storage, […]

What mobile apps are available for Office?

What mobile apps are available for Office? Office provides the following apps: Office for Android™: View, create and edit documents with touch-friendly Word, Excel and PowerPoint apps. You can count on Office for Android to keep your content and formatting intact so the document looks great when you’re back on your PC or Mac. In Word, add comments or track changes while you work together with […]

What is Microsoft Office 365?

What is Office 365? “Office 365” refers to subscription plans that include access to Office applications plus other productivity services that are enabled over the Internet (cloud services), such as Skype for Business web conferencing and Exchange Online hosted email for business, and additional online storage with OneDrive and Skype world minutes for home. Many Office 365 plans also include the desktop version of the latest […]