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APAC Perspective March 2018 - Big Announcements from Microsoft following Enterprise Connect win

March 20, 2018

There have been some exciting announcements from Microsoft this month, coinciding with the first anniversary of Microsoft Teams and the collaboration platform’s big win at Enterprise Connect 2018. Stand-out news for the Australian market is the upcoming release of Cloud voice in Office 365, thanks to the partnership between Microsoft and Telstra.

In this month’s episode of APAC Perspective, AU Country Manager and VP APAC  Justin Morris talks more about the recent news from Microsoft and the latest features coming to Teams, including:

  •  The Cortana integration – a ‘game changer’ in voice functionality that will simplify the online meeting experience.
  • Cloud recording – including features such as face recognition, transcription and keyword search.
  • Background blurring in video calls
  • More devices – including all those that work currently with Skype for Business such as Surface Hub and Polycom Trio.
  • Mobile stations from Plantronics



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