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In this episode, we talk about the November Ignite 2021 Announcements to Microsoft 365.

In our 100th episode, the team wanted to reflect on customer activities, what sessions we are excited about at Ignite Nov 2021 and what it feels like to return to in-person conferences.

In this episode, the team discusses the Top 5 Important Recent Teams Admin Improvements

  • Teams Admin Center
  • Teams Admin Center search improvements
  • Viva Connections public preview
  • Viva Learning GA
  • Teams Admin Center real-time data for meetings

In this episode, we talk to Cloudway CEO Stale Hansen about Microsoft Viva Insights for end-users. How it helps employees manage their time and mindfulness and recommendations from Stale in personal productivity.

In this episode, we talk to Enable UC Co-Founder Kevin Keiller about Microsoft Viva Insights and how it helps organizations and managers improve the productivity and well-being of their employees.

In the second installment of our Microsoft Viva series, we talk Viva Connections with fellow Canadian and MVP, Creospark VP Noorez Khamis .

  • Recommendations on site formats
  • How many Viva connections can you have
  • Mobile Experience
  • Customer Experiences
  • Do's and don'ts for deploying Viva Connections
  • CloudSpark

This episode is the first of a few series we are doing to deep dive into Microsoft Viva . We are starting out with Microsoft Director of Product focused on Viva, Sharepoint and Teams Adam Harmetz, who talks to us about:

  • Recap of the 4 parts of viva : Insights, Learning, Connections, Topics
  • Why was viva developed?
  • Benefits
  • Customer examples
  • Future of viva

In this episode, the team gets an update from Microsoft Teams Compliance Recorder - Numonix CEO Michael Levy about

  • New updates to their solution
  • Updates to the Microsoft Teams API's
  • Bot requirements for recording
  • Future of call recording

Check out our previous episode 61 where we discuss their IX Cloud

In this episode we discuss the new Microsoft Teams Operator connect functionality currently in public preview.

  1. What is Operator Connect
  2. What is Operator Connect Conferencing
  3. Requirements
  4. How to configure
  5. Current experience and guidance in the public preview

https://cloudpartners.transform.microsoft.com/practices/microsoft-365-for-operators/connect

In this episode, we discuss the use of Self-Help Diagnostics to troubleshoot Microsoft Teams. Teams usage is growing, the number of features is rapidly growing, and it is difficult for Administrator to be able to diagnose and troubleshoot issues remotely.

https://techcommunity.microsoft.com/t5/microsoft-teams-support/self-help-diagnostics-available-for-microsoft-teams/ba-p/1303554

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/microsoftteams/troubleshoot/teams-administration/admin-self-help-diagnostics