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Agile Office 365: Successful Project Delivery Practices for an Evolving Platform

Agile Office 365: Successful Project Delivery Practices for an Evolving Platform

Plan, deploy, and run Office 365 using an agile project management approach. This soup-to-nuts guide teaches you how to apply agile techniques in order to make your Office 365 implementation a success, even as the Microsoft Office 365 platform continues to evolve and introduce new features.

Collaborating in Office 365

Collaborating in Office 365

This course is designed to give an overview of Office 365 collaboration. Work online, offline, and in collaboration with others. Students will create a plan, create and share a document, and create a library. Students will learn to co-author in Office, use an Outlook group to get feedback, and collaborate in Skype and OneNote. Students will also use Delve, Yammer, and Teams.

Essential PowerShell for Office 365

Essential PowerShell for Office 365

This book is your companion to administering Office 365 with PowerShell. You will learn time-saving techniques such as how to streamline administrative tasks, and how to manage users, licenses, and Office 365 services. Expert and MVP Vlad Catrinescu introduces each chapter with an overview and basic fundamentals, such as how to connect to your required service in Office 365, so that you have a solid foundation for success. Benefit from learning the theory behind PowerShell for Office 365 and put your knowledge to practice with numerous hands-on code examples.

Mastering Office 365 Administration

Mastering Office 365 Administration

The book will start with an overview of Office 365 components, and help you learn how to use the administration portal, and perform basic administration. Then this book covers common management tasks such as managing users, admin roles, groups, securing Office 365, and enforcing compliance. In the next set of chapters, you will learn topics such as managing Skype for Business Online, Yammer, OneDrive for Business, and Microsoft Teams. In the final section of the book, you will learn how to perform reporting and monitor Office 365 service health.

Office 365 Essentials

Office 365 Essentials

This book starts with an introduction to Office 365 and its basic fundamentals. Then we move towards workload management and deployment. You will delve into identities, authentications, and managing office 365. We also cover concepts such as collaboration with Microsoft teams and tools such as Delve and Skype for collaboration. Towards the end of the book, you'll master monitoring and security concepts. By the end of this book, you will have hands-on experience working with Office 365 and its collaboration tools and services

Office 365 for Healthcare Professionals

Office 365 for Healthcare Professionals: Improving Patient Care Through Collaboration, Compliance, and Productivity

Office 365 for Healthcare increases the value of a provider’s existing investment and infrastructure in Office 365 by teaching configurations and services that will resolve real day-to-day productivity and communication challenges. Understanding that each provider is unique, this book focuses on operational and clinical similarities that can be applied to any healthcare provider such as telehealth, readmission rate, shift scheduling, tumor board innovations, continuous education for medical practitioners, and more.

Programming Microsoft Office 365

Programming Microsoft Office 365

Learn how to develop custom solutions that access and interact with Office 365 data from your own apps on practically any mobile, web, or desktop platform. Paolo Pialorsi offers practical, code-rich coverage of every key aspect of Office 365 development, walking you through building a complete start-to-finish solution. You’ll learn how to use the new Microsoft Graph API to integrate users’ mail, calendars, contacts, groups, files, folders, and more. Leveraging Microsoft APIs at the REST level, you’ll discover how to create Office 365 solutions for Windows Universal, iOS, or Android devices and target nearly any other modern platform.

Securing Office 365

Securing Office 365

Data breaches, compliance fines,  and distribution  of personally identifiable information (PII) without encryption or safeguards place businesses of all types at risk. In today’s electronic world, you must have a secure digital footprint that is based on business processes that are designed to protect information. This book is written for business owners, chief information security officers (CISO), and IT managers who want to securely configure Office 365.  You will follow the Microsoft cybersecurity road map through a progressive tutorial on how to configure the security  services in Office 365 to protect and manage your business.

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