Send: A New Office 365 Email App


Use-case refinement to render search easier.  Use send for “bursty” fleeting communications and Outlook/Exchange for more substantive/deliberate email so that when searching for the important stuff, results aren’t cluttered by the minor stuff.

MSFT is Unfairly Maligned


I still try to calculate the soothing value of the user interface design of Office 365, which continues to grow sleeker — and grow on me. This is a totally different angle from how powerful you can feel with your configuration options.

But I digress. This was to be a minor musing. So ending now.

Google Apps versus Office 365: Can you pre-date a WordPress Post?

SharePoint 2013 Logo

The Metro Aesthetic is indeed something sweet
The Metro Aesthetic is indeed something sweet

forgive the verbatim repetition

[Here at Succellerator, we’ve been eagerly anticipating the release of the “Metro”/Office 2013 aesthetic on Microsoft’s flagship SaaS offering, Office 365.  It’s not only visually elegant and appealing, which we knew from back in July 2012 when the beta dropped, but it’s also powerful and, with the exception of some of the metadata-driven backend components of the SharePoint 2013 publishing model, it’s very intuitive.]

To be sure, Google’s Google Apps for Enterprise and Microsoft Office 365 Enterprise edition are approaching the space and the tasks with different philosophies and historical strengths.  I’ve been a Google Apps fanboy for a couple of years now, back when it was easy to favor one over the other.  Honestly, I have to say, though the brands’ personalities are different, both are supremely competent and alluring, fun places to let your imagination wander.

 

To be sure, Google’s Google Apps for Enterprise and Microsoft Office 365 Enterprise edition are approaching the space and the tasks with different philosophies and historical strengths.  I’ve been a Google Apps fanboy for a couple of years now, back when it was easy to favor one over the other.  Honestly, I have to say, though the brands’ personalities are different, both are supremely competent and alluring, fun places to let your imagination wander.