Region’s First Teams Conference

UPDATE: This conference has been postponed to 2021. But we’ll be rescheduling Mike Dixon’s presentation, “Mind the Gap: Bridging Teams and SharePoint” soon. Stay tuned for details! The fastest-growing product in Microsoft history is getting its own regional conference at last! Wellington Street Consulting is proud to be a prize sponsor for the first annual Read more about Region’s First Teams Conference[…]

Teams Private Channels

Private channels are finally here! The most-requested feature on Microsoft’s User Voice forum, which has been in development for more than two years, was finally released during the company’s Ignite event in early November. Microsoft Teams Private channels “create focused spaces for collaboration within your teams. Only the Team users who are owners or members of the private channel can access Read more about Teams Private Channels[…]

Teams Evolution 2019

WSC President and Microsoft Teams expert Mike Dixon will be highlighting the changes to the popular Teams space inside Office 365 at SharePoint Saturday New England on Saturday, Oct. 5.  SharePoint Saturday is a great opportunity to learn; check the event schedule here and consider making a day of it! Best of all, SharePoint Saturday is free; Read more about Teams Evolution 2019[…]

Bos365 Hosts Free Experts Panel at SPTechCon

The Boston Office 365 User Group will host an expert panel during the annual SharePoint and Office 365 conference. The event begins at 7 p.m. at the Sheraton Boston Hotel, 39 Dalton St., Boston.  Ask your most pressing Office 365 questions of several Office 365 and SharePoint experts during the free event on Monday, Aug. Read more about Bos365 Hosts Free Experts Panel at SPTechCon[…]

Join Chef Mike in the O365 Kitchen at SPtechCon

Would you like to experience first-hand how Office 365 chefs cook up perfect solutions using the many ingredients in the popular cloud-platform’s growing pantry? WSC founder and Microsoft Teams guru Mike Dixon and a star-studded group of Office 365 and SharePoint experts will cook up delectable business solutions as part of SPTechCon Boston’s “Office 365 Read more about Join Chef Mike in the O365 Kitchen at SPtechCon[…]

True Teams – Skype for Business Parity is Getting Closer

 In the months since we first wrote about some key features that were missing before Teams would truly achieve parity with Skype for Business, significant progress has been made. None of our posts on this subject have been intended to demean the functionality of Skype-like functions within Teams. It’s a great tool, and we’ve helped Read more about True Teams – Skype for Business Parity is Getting Closer[…]

Teams Communications Update June 2019

It’s been awhile since we’ve added a new post. We’ve been busy creating intranets and other cool things for several of our clients. However, we promised to keep you up to date about the latest and greatest new features in Teams, and especially those things related to the Skype for Business parity with Teams as Read more about Teams Communications Update June 2019[…]

New Security Features in O365

Each year the online threat to small businesses grows, becoming more capable and more sophisticated. To address those issues, Microsoft added two new security offerings as of Feb. 1, 2019. The threat landscape is growing rapidly. “With more than 16,500 known security vulnerabilities being catalogued, 2018 set a new record over last year’s previous record Read more about New Security Features in O365[…]

Teams Federated Chat Lives! Well, Sorta.

Not long ago, we posted an article “Teams/Skype Parity” about functional parity between Skype for Business and the parallel Microsoft Teams communications tools. In that post, we misspoke, suggesting there was no federated chat function within Teams. It turns out that Teams does include federated chat. There is a key difference between how the two Read more about Teams Federated Chat Lives! Well, Sorta.[…]