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The Intrazone, a show about the Microsoft 365 intelligent intranet. This show takes you into the building blocks of your Microsoft 365 intranet. It's about how SharePoint, OneDrive, Teams, Yammer and more fit into your everyday work life – with the goal being to share and manage content, knowledge, and applications to empower teamwork throughout your organization. Hosted by the Microsoft 365 team, along with special guests and experts from both behind the scenes and out in the field, the show covers current news in Microsoft 365, common FAQs from users and partners, highlighted apps, best practices, and upcoming events. Transcripts provided with each episode.

The Intrazone, a show about the Microsoft 365 intelligent intranet. This show takes you into the building blocks of your Microsoft 365 intranet. It's about how SharePoint, OneDrive, Teams, Yammer and more fit into your everyday work life – with the goal being to share and manage content, knowledge, and applications to empower teamwork throughout your organization. Hosted by the Microsoft 365 team, along with special guests and experts from both behind the scenes and out in the field, the show covers current news in Microsoft 365, common FAQs from users and partners, highlighted apps, best practices, and upcoming events. Transcripts provided with each episode.

Location:

United States

Description:

The Intrazone, a show about the Microsoft 365 intelligent intranet. This show takes you into the building blocks of your Microsoft 365 intranet. It's about how SharePoint, OneDrive, Teams, Yammer and more fit into your everyday work life – with the goal being to share and manage content, knowledge, and applications to empower teamwork throughout your organization. Hosted by the Microsoft 365 team, along with special guests and experts from both behind the scenes and out in the field, the show covers current news in Microsoft 365, common FAQs from users and partners, highlighted apps, best practices, and upcoming events. Transcripts provided with each episode.

Twitter:

@SharePoint

Language:

English


Episodes

SharePoint Roadmap Pitstop March 2020

3/31/2020
This past month brought a lot to SharePoint and related technologies: multi-lingual publishing, wiki-linking for pages, custom theming for the SharePoint mobile app, updated “add a tab” experience in Microsoft Teams, conditional formatting for lists and more. In this episode, we talk with Matt Mooty, senior software engineer, who works on multi-lingual support within the SharePoint-powered, intelligent intranet. We're here to help you stay informed of the now, plus a few teasers of what's to...

Duration:00:31:50

Crisis management and remote work

3/24/2020
We are committed to helping organizations stay connected and productive. From COVID-19 to weather emergencies, our focus is the importance of establishing open lines of communication and information flow. Chris and Mark highlight three solutions - across Microsoft Teams, SharePoint and Power Apps - that help everyone stay briefed on the situation and any business impacts. Through crisis management and good planning, technology can help keep business continuity in a move to increased remote...

Duration:00:38:24

Partner Edition: Quest

3/10/2020
In our third partner episode, we talk with Colin Truran (Principal strategist at Quest Software) and his customer Chris Reynolds (Head of Systems and Applications Development Services at Arden and GEM Commissioning Support Unit in the UK). We discuss moving, managing and securing data in Office 365, and how Quest provides solutions to their customers, spending less time on IT and more time on business innovation, allowing Arden & Gem to focus on population health management within the...

Duration:00:39:53

SharePoint Roadmap Pitstop February 2020

2/28/2020
We talk with Chakkaradeep (Chaks) Chinnakonda Chandran, a senior program manager at Microsoft. Recently, he and his team completed the additional compliance work to enable Power Apps and Power Automate for our government cloud customers (GCC); a capability our commercial customers have been using for a number of months now. We talk about both the scenarios this unlocks, plus the process of moving a feature through to the various Microsoft 365 customer offerings. Also in the show, SharePoint...

Duration:00:33:13

An API for teamwork

2/18/2020
We uncover the power and capabilities of Microsoft Teams as a platform. Hear from two experts inside and outside of Microsoft. First we learn about the design and strategy of how to extend Teams at the scale of the worldwide Microsoft 365 customer base from Bill Bliss, lead architect for Microsoft Teams platform engineering. Then, we turn to the real-world approach of one of our strong Microsoft MVP developers in this space, Wictor Wilén, about how he develops teamwork solutions for his...

Duration:01:28:38

Bobble and grow with Funko

2/11/2020
Three superhero Microsoft MVPs swoop into the fantastical world of Funko, a worldwide purveyor of all things pop culture. The intrepid Funko IT department, led by Scott Christensen, was fighting to keep up with the company’s rapid growth. They needed to refine collaboration, enhance communication and set things in motion to automate as their business grew – and still grows. The MVPs had just three days and it was a nail-biting race to the last very last web part! Swoop showcases both Funko’s...

Duration:00:38:57

Designing your intranet

2/5/2020
In this episode, we talk with three intranet experts to unveil insights and best practices for planning, designing and implementing a new, beautiful, functional, engaging, personalized SharePoint-based intranet. Guests include Sue Hanley, Melissa Torres and Matt Wolodarsky on subjects like information architecture and the new flat world of SharePoint sites structuring, design possibilities, how to scale roll out with both executive buy-in and end user adoption – plus insights into what’s...

Duration:01:21:14

SharePoint Roadmap Pitstop January 2020

1/30/2020
This month on SharePoint Roadmap Pitstop, we talk with Nicole Woon, program manager on the SharePoint engineering team focused on the "Next Steps" experience for site users. You'll learn what you can expect to see as suggestions based on what they are doing inside SharePoint sites, including Groupify. Plus, we talk about her involvement in Society of Women Engineers (SWE) and how it helped jump start her Microsoft career. Also in the show, SharePoint roadmap updates on employee engagement,...

Duration:00:25:00

One part solution, two parts inspiration

1/16/2020
In this episode, Chris and Mark dig into three customer stories (Mott MacDonald, HAVI and Marks & Spencer) – highlighting three common solution areas many customers face. They chat about how each customer went about tackling their solutions and how this infers the art of the possible if you face the same desired outcome. Consider this a walk-through of best practices using common components of Microsoft 365. Social and Info Links: SharePoint Facebook | @SharePoint | SharePoint Community...

Duration:00:34:46

SharePoint Roadmap Pitstop December 2019

12/31/2019
This month on The Intrazone Microsoft 365 Roadmap Pitstop, we talk with Kaarin Shumate, senior content developer, who focuses on the strategy and management of SharePoint help documentation, UX writing to ensure accessibility for the global IT SharePoint admin community – on-premises and in Microsoft 365. Also in the show, roadmap updates plus a few predictions of what's to come in 2020. And a special treat for all, "Up on the Cloud Top" written and performed by Mark, Eli and Sophie...

Duration:00:27:09

Partner Edition: Agilisys

12/10/2019
This month's Microsoft partner highlight is Agilisys, a public sector cloud specialist who helps forward thinking organizations transform services that make a difference to millions of people across the UK. We talk with Agilisys's Zoe Wilson (Modern Teamwork Practice Lead), Luke Evans (Office 365 and SharePoint architect) and Ruben Hugo (Office 365 Solution Architect). Chris and Mark talk with them about Project Cortex, their customer stories, and their favorite Microsoft Ignite 2019...

Duration:00:43:08

External Sharing is extra caring

12/3/2019
This episode covers various levels of “extranet” to discover best practices when using and configuring Microsoft Teams, SharePoint and OneDrive for external collaboration. We speak to SharePoint tech expert, Christian Buckley – Founder and CEO of CollabTalk, Microsoft Regional Director and MVP. Christian talks through many solutions that allow for collaboration inside and outside of your organization, with a focus on which tools work the best in each scenario. And special guest Howard...

Duration:00:46:19

SharePoint Roadmap Pitstop November 2019

12/2/2019
This month on The Intrazone Microsoft 365 Roadmap Pitstop, we talk with DC "Divyachapan" Padur from the SharePoint engineering team about SharePoint home sites. Other news includes the new files experience in Microsoft Teams, Save for later, Sensitivity labels (preview), Power Apps for SharePoint libraries, File card - conversations, Request files - OneDrive, and more. Running Time: 37min Social and Info Links: Roadmap November 2019 BLOG SharePoint Facebook | Twitter | SharePoint...

Duration:00:37:36

All Aboard the Power Platform

11/19/2019
The content collaboration side of the Power Platform (Power Apps & Power Automate) combines seamlessly with Microsoft Teams delivering productivity apps in hours/days alongside ongoing discussion. The outcome is productivity apps where and when you need them. We talk with our experts behind the Power Platform + Microsoft Teams: Karan Nigam, group product marketing manager (Microsoft Teams), Stephen Siciliano, principal program manager director (Power Automate), and Ryan Cunningham, partner...

Duration:00:43:12

Partner Edition: KnowledgeLake [content automation]

11/12/2019
Introducing The Intrazone's new series spotlighting our Microsoft partners, the people who deliver solutions and services to empower our customers to achieve more in their businesses. In this initial episode, we talk with Ron Cameron, CEO and Founder of KnowledgeLake, which helps customers win at processing their transactional content in the cloud. Running Time: 40:20 Show Intro + Topic – Partner Edition Guest Perspective – Ron Cameron, KnowledgeLake [04:20] FAQs [33:20] Upcoming Events...

Duration:00:40:23

Ignite 2019 Bonus: Move with Mover migration

11/6/2019
Microsoft recently announced the acquisition of Mover who specialize in migrating content, including admin-led and self-service offerings. Mover helps make it easier than ever for customers to migrate files to Microsoft 365. In this episode, we talk with Hani Loza (Microsoft principal program manager) and Eric Warnke (Co-founder and CEO of Mover) about the many migration options and tools offered to help customers move to the cloud with confidence. Running Time: 42:30 Topic of the Week –...

Duration:00:42:32

Ignite 2019 Bonus: Jeff Teper live from Orlando

11/5/2019
Live from Microsoft Ignite 2019 in Orlando, FL, we talk with Jeff Teper, CVP SharePoint, OneDrive and Office engineering on his thoughts about new innovations like Project Cortex, Mover acquisition, 100M monthly active users (MAU) & 100 GB file uploads, the Fluid Framework, Multi-lingual, SharePoint home sites, the updated SharePoint Look Book and more. Finally, we asked his thoughts about ensuring accessibility into every part of what his team ships. Social and Info Links: SharePoint...

Duration:00:41:17

Ignite 2019 Bonus: The knowledge of Project Cortex

11/4/2019
In this bonus episode, we're excited to publicly reveal Project Cortex, Microsoft's mission to be able to reinvent content services, enterprise content management, in a way that takes advantage of the cloud and our investments in AI, and allows you - the user - to create your knowledge network - the union between people, content and work processes. Mark and Chris talk with Adam Harmetz, Partner GPM over SharePoint experiences, and Naomi Moneypenny, director of content services and insights...

Duration:00:47:53

SharePoint Roadmap Pitstop October 2019

10/31/2019
This month on the SharePoint 365 Roadmap Pitstop, we talk with Adriana Wood from the SharePoint team about the new site URL rename feature. Other news includes Microsoft's acquisition of Mover, updates with the SharePoint Migration Tool, Microsoft Stream, lists and libraries customization, Microsoft Learn, recent technology events and announcements, as well as Mark's documentary recommendation. Running Time: 35min Show Intro [00:00] What’s New [01:10] Guest Perspective with Adriana Wood...

Duration:00:35:08

Education: SharePoint and Microsoft Teams in the classroom

10/15/2019
We talk with Office 365 for Education customers Alexander Strauss-Köhn and Mats Öström, experts from the educational department from Stockholm City Schools. They discuss the implementation and benefits of using Office 365 for students, teachers and parents. Also, we talk with Dominic Williamson from Microsoft Teams for Education and Debjani Mitra from SharePoint. We learn about specific features and use cases designed from customer feedback that are now built into the products themselves,...

Duration:01:06:54