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Tom Arbuthnot at #MSIgnite Table Talk: Running Community Events in an Online World

This year Microsoft Ignite is an all-online event and it’s free to register. There is a lot of Microsoft Teams news coming as well as lots of other great content across multiple technologies. I’m excited to be joining some great people in hosting a Table Talk on Running Community Events in an Online World Session code: CON194 Table Talks are happening throughout the event, across all time zones...

Change the Default Search Engine of New Chromium Edge Browser

Now new chromium edge has hit beta, I’m giving it a go as my primary browser and have uninstalled Chrome.
One of the first non obvious things to do was change the default search engine, for me I want the default to be google.

Privacy and Services

Address Bar

Where you can pick your preference

Tom Arbuthnot Speaking on Microsoft Teams Architecture at Microsoft Tech Summit UK, January 24th

I’m excited to be speaking at Microsoft Tech Summit Birmingham in the UK alongside Dan Fernandez Cao of Microsoft. Our session is: An overview of Microsoft Teams architecture, including security and compliance features Wednesday, January 24, 2018 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM, Hall 19. Learn how Microsoft Teams has been architected in the cloud – what goes behind the scenes to bring...

Free Skype for Business Online Network Assessment Tool from Microsoft, Hands On

Microsoft have just released a Skype for Business Network Assessment Tool; you can get the free from the public download site here: version:6.0.8970.161     FileName: The Skype for Business Network Assessment Tool provides the ability to perform a simple test of network performance to determine how well the network would perform for a Skype for Business...

I will be at Microsoft Future Decoded next week

  Modality Systems are a gold sponsor and have a stand at the upcoming Microsoft Future Decoded in ExCeL London, Tuesday 10th and Wednesday 11th November. I’ll be there on both days, if you are coming along please come over and say hello.   What is Future Decoded? Future Decoded 2015 will host 10,000 of the brightest Business Decision Makers, Developers, IT pros and Partners from across...

Tom Talks Microsoft Teams and Microsoft 365 news and opinions