According to a recent Microsoft post, more than 13 million people worldwide are now using Teams on a daily basis, with more than 19 million using it weekly. Available in 53 languages across 181 markets, the number of employees using Teams now exceeds Slack, Microsoft's closest competitor in the Enterprise Social Software market. This includes well-known brands such as Emirate ...

Scotland’s productivity has been stagnant for the last decade or so. We remain stuck in a second quartile position, ranked 16th in a league table of 37 OECD countries. There are two main ways of improving this. Work harder, longer and for less pay. Leverage the full potential of emerging technologies for building Modern Intelligent Workplaces, rethinking ‘the way thing ...

As reported in a previous post, Bridgeall recently hosted a Round Table Expert Forum ‘The State of Digital Transformation 2019’ involving senior IT Directors from the private and public sectors. This was a follow-up to our 'State of Digital Transformation 2018' conference held in November of last year at Microsoft's Scottish HQ in Edinburgh. The Round Table was facilitated by D ...

This evening, we will be welcoming ten senior IT Directors to Bridgeall for our Round Table Expert Forum ‘The State of Digital Transformation 2019’. It is now widely accepted that digital supported transformation is essential for Scottish companies to remain competitive in global markets. For the public sector, transformation has become essential to maintain service levels in a ...

Over the years, Bridgeall has worked with a broad range of public and private sector organisations delivering business improvement through implementing ‘exceptional software and IT services assured’. Our objective is always to build strong relationships with our customers, understanding their specific needs and consistently delivering on our promises. Please see below for a s ...

May updates to Microsoft 365 include new tools to help simplify compliance, app updates to boost productivity, together with additional features to enhance secure, collaborative user experiences. Updates include the following: The general availability of Microsoft Search to tap into your organisation’s collective knowledge; and Microsoft Graph data connect, available throug ...

It is widely agreed that the burden of excessive email and lengthy meetings act as major productivity busters for most knowledge workers, with some estimates suggesting that less than 60 per cent of work time is spent productively. As reported in a previous blog post, MyAnalytics, in Office 365 and Microsoft 365 Enterprise and Business Suites, presents a personal dashboard sum ...

Microsoft 365 has become the hub for empowering individuals, teams and organisations to achieve more - to be more creative, collaborative and effective, supported by an integrated suite of experiences that are simple, superior, smart and secure. At the recent SharePoint Virtual Summit, Microsoft 365 General Manager Seth Patton shared the company's vision for 'The Intelligent W ...

As stated in previous Bridgeall blog posts, ask most employees what they think of their organisations’ Intranet and you will be met with a collective shake of the head and roll of the eyes. Difficult to navigate and poorly designed, it is not surprising that many Intranets are places to avoid with poor adoption and low workforce engagement. But it doesn't have to be that way. ...

As organisations accelerate their digital transformation, deploying Office 365 is often one of the first steps taken. A new White Paper from Microsoft discusses the way in which Office 365, as a core component of Microsoft 365, offers a complete, intelligent solution for accelerating digital transformation, empowering IT and users while keeping your organisation protected. ...