Rumor: Next update to Office 365 coming in June-July

Rumors have already hit the web that Office 2013 owners will get a major upgrade for the software suite later this fall, with Microsoft’s team working under the code name “Gemini.” Now a new report claims that Microsoft will offer feature updates for its Office 365 subscription customers much sooner than “Gemini’s” release. ZDNet.com’s Mary …

V8 Supercars’ Winding Road Into The Cloud

The V8 Supercars competition is entirely built around the concept of speed. However, without proper communication tools in place, the whole event can get congested, resulting in one hell of a pileup. Peter Trimble, V8 Supercars’ director of finance, learned this to his chagrin while working with the company’s hopelessly outmoded on-premises system — a …

Five Yammer Features that SharePoint Users are Going to Love

Microsoft recently announced its phased approach for integrating Yammer with SharePoint 2013, so it will be much later this year before we see any meaningful work completed to bring the two platforms together. But in the meantime, users can look forward to easier access to Yammer from within Office 365 and SharePoint Online. Let’s take …