Entries by Diane Tira

Microsoft Ignite 2021 Announcement Roundup

Our team here at Xgility was excited to virtually attend Microsoft Ignite 2021 last week along with over 100,000 global attendees to watch the keynote addresses, attend the sessions, participate in training, and catch the latest announcements around Microsoft Azure, Microsoft 365, Microsoft Teams, Power Platform, Security, and so much more. Throughout the event, Microsoft […]

Using Microsoft Azure Bots & AI to Automate DevSecOps [Webinar Recording]

Joe Brown – Xgility’s Chief Strategy Officer – recently presented a webinar where he talked about using Microsoft Azure bots and virtual assistants to automate DevSecOps. During the webinar, Joe talks about the benefits and challenges of DevSecOps, unravels bots and chatbots, and explains how they can help automate the DevOps and DevSecOps software development […]

Microsoft Teams Webinar Recap: Top 5 Microsoft Teams Deployement Challenges & How to Overcome Them

Last week, Joe Brown, Xgility’s Chief Strategy Officer, teamed up with Fergus Wilson, Repstor’s CTO to discuss some of the top challenges that organizations face as they roll out Microsoft Teams – and how a strategic approach to Microsoft Teams and automated management tools can help put up the right guardrails to balance both user […]

SharePoint 2010 Workflow Retirement: Are You Ready?

Is your organization currently using SharePoint 2010 workflows? If so, the retirement deadlines are fast approaching. But are you ready? Back in July, Microsoft announced the retirement of the SharePoint 2010 workflows with the following deadlines: Starting August 1, 2020: SharePoint 2010 workflows will be turned off for any newly created tenants. Starting November 1, […]

Round Up of New Features & Functionality in Microsoft Teams

Microsoft has been rapidly releasing a slew of new features and functionally in Microsoft Teams geared toward improving the remote workplace experience. From the ability to customize your background image in video calls (yahoo!) to the pop-out chat windows, these new features can help improve your meetings, calls, chats, and collaboration while using Microsoft Teams […]

Microsoft Teams Essentials Webinar Series: Watch Now

With the fast pivot to an all-remote work environment back in March, many organizations — including Xgility — turned to Microsoft Teams for business continuity so their workforce could remain productive and engaged as they work from home. In fact, Microsoft announced in April that Teams had more than 75 million daily active users — […]

How to Leverage Microsoft Teams For Your Remote Workforce

Empower Your Employees to Stay Protected & Engaged While Working From Home The COVID-19 (novel coronavirus) outbreak has organizations rapidly ramping up to operate remotely and asking their employees to work from home. However, many organizations are faced with a sudden challenge — do they have the right systems in place to make this happen? […]

10 Tips for Employees Using Microsoft Teams While Working Remotely

In response to the COVID-19 (novel coronavirus) outbreak, organizations around the world are asking their employees to work from home and to use collaboration and meeting platforms like Microsoft Teams to stay connected for online meetings and chats. If your organization has already rolled out Microsoft teams for calls, meetings, online chats, and collaboration, that’s […]

ShiftHappens Video: Chris Hornbecker and Joe Brown On Cloud Adoption

Last week, our CEO Chris Hornbecker and Chief Strategy Officer, Joe Brown, had a chance to sit down with Brad Sams at AvePoint’s #ShiftHappens Conference in Washington DC. Watch as they discuss how Xgility’s federal and corporate clients are adopting Microsoft cloud technologies and the emergence of Microsoft Teams popularity. Plus, Brad shares a bit of […]

Unlock the Power of Office 365 with Strategic Planning

It’s not uncommon for organizations to use Microsoft’s Office 365 for just email and SharePoint for document storage and/or their intranet. Yet, Office 365 has a whole suite of powerful collaboration and teamwork solutions and tools too – including SharePoint Online, OneDrive for Business, Microsoft Teams, and Yammer. But rolling out the tools without a […]