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The New OneDrive Admin Center

Posted by Nathan O'Bryan MVP, MCSM on Mar 1, 2017 10:47:50 AM

I once read an interview with a NASCAR driver who said, "When there is a wreck on the track ahead of you, all you can do is aim right at it and hope for the best." The interviewer was taken aback. They asked why they would drive straight at the wreck. 

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Topics: OneDrive

User Access and External Sharing Improvements in SharePoint Online

Posted by Vasil Michev MVP on Jan 16, 2017 4:30:39 PM

It’s been a while since we covered SharePoint Online and OneDrive for Business, and some major improvements have arrived. The new group-backed team sites are now available, including a preview of the ODFB admin portal and conditional access. Here are important additions to restricting user access and securing external collaboration.

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Topics: Microsoft Ignite, OneDrive, SharePoint Online

Security Improvements in SharePoint Online and OneDrive for Business (External Sharing and More)

Posted by Vasil Michev MVP on Mar 2, 2016 4:32:00 AM


Over the past few months, some significant improvements have been made around the external sharing functionality in Office 365. Some other very important features were introduced as well. The marketing teams at Microsoft, however, were more focused on getting the message for the new and improved OneDrive for Business (ODB) client out, so no big announcements or press focused on these sharing improvements. With that in mind, I decided to do a quick recap to put together an updated list of important improvements that everyone should at least know about.


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Topics: Office 365, SharePoint, OneDrive

Your Weekly Exchange and Office 365 Digest - 11.06.15

Posted by Tracy Lwi on Nov 6, 2015 11:01:32 AM

Congratulations to all the 2015 Exchange Oscar winners this week! What better way to celebrate than with your weekly Exchange and Office 365 fix? 

Here are a few of the headlines we deemed worthy this week:

Office 365 Groups: What the Exchange Administrator Needs to Know

Last year, Microsoft introduced Office 365 groups, a collaboration and communication tool that "brings together people, information and apps across the Office 365 platform."

Office 365 groups are the future of company-wide collaboration, and as an Exchange administrator, you need to understand this tool before it takes off.

In this video, Justin Harris explains what these groups look like from a technical perspective, walks you through the features and benefits and offers a look at the administrative options available. Click here to read more.

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Topics: Hybrid Deployment, Exchange 2016, Office 365 groups, OneDrive

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