With 500 million fans worldwide, the Real Madrid Football Club is among the world’s top sports franchises. But with just a small fraction of those fans in Spain, it needed a way to connect with them—wherever they are in the world—and support their club passion. To accomplish that goal, Real Madrid engaged a Microsoft Services team for help in envisioning, developing, and deploying a global digital sports platform that was built using a wide range of Microsoft cloud services. It...

[embed]https://youtu.be/eSF39Oq8Xgs[/embed] Compliance Manager is now generally available as an additional value for Azure, Dynamics 365, and Office 365 Business and Enterprise subscribers. Learn more at: https://aka.ms/cmwhitepaper...

Microsoft designed Office and Office 365 with industry-leading security measures and privacy policies to safeguard your data in the cloud, including the categories of personal data identified by the GDPR. Office and Office 365 can help you on your journey to reducing risks and achieving compliance with the GDPR. One essential step to meeting the GDPR obligations is discovering and controlling what personal data you hold and where it resides. There are many Office 365 solutions that can help you identify...

[embed]https://youtu.be/XpbMrQboDTg[/embed] In this week’s episode we will be celebrating Microsoft’s Teams first anniversary! Host Delanda Coleman will be interviewing CVP, Bob Davis, and Partner Director of Microsoft Teams Devices, Ilya Bukshteyan, for a behind the scenes interview of all the exciting announcements that will be unveiled at Enterprise Connect. Learn how Intelligent Communications is enabling communications to be more insightful, proactive and connected....

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), which began as a regulatory requirement, is increasingly seen as a long-term opportunity to establish greater trust with customers and further unlock employee collaboration and productivity in many businesses. The intelligent compliance solutions in Microsoft 365 help you assess and manage your compliance risks and leverage the cloud to identify, classify, protect, and monitor sensitive data residing in hybrid and heterogeneous environments to support GDPR compliance. Updates in Microsoft 365—currently rolling out—help protect sensitive data...

Based in Offenbach am Main, Germany, Intertours provides travel services for small and medium-sized companies. Intertours wanted to begin its digital transformation by moving away from time-consuming, paper-based accounts management and appointment scheduling. The company implemented the Microsoft Bookings service, part of Office 365 Business Premium, to automate core business processes. Intertours saves time and reduces costs on administration with its new solution while improving communication with partners and customers. [blockquote text="Before we started using Microsoft Bookings, scheduling was becoming incredibly...

Teams and individuals depend on Microsoft Planner to get organized quickly, work together effortlessly, and stay on the same page—no matter how large or small the project. Four new features for Planner will give you greater visibility into project schedules, let you group and filter tasks, allow you to receive notifications of upcoming deadlines, and soon you will be able to publish tasks to your Outlook calendar. Here is an overview of the four new features. Schedule view—Meet deadlines, plan ahead,...