Binary Tree Articles

Binary Tree publishes articles on improving IT cloud, M&A and modernization initiatives. Read the latest posts for news, insights, best practices and solutions for transforming Microsoft Office 365, Active Directory, Exchange, SharePoint and IBM Notes/Domino.

What’s New from Binary Tree for June 2020

binary-tree-whats-new-listing.jpg This past month's releases focus on exciting developments to the Power365® platform.

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6 Online Training Requirements for Microsoft Office 365 Users

Online Training Microsoft 365 listing.jpg The recent, rapid growth of Microsoft Teams has shown that organizations are sold on its potential to energize remote work and collaboration. Unfortunately, Gartner has found that many users are “not sufficiently adept” with Office 365 and Teams. In this post, I will outline 6 key requirements for boosting the proficiency of users with Office 365 and Teams with online training. The goal of these requirements is to improve user productivity and yield higher employee satisfaction, creating a win-win for the organization.

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Challenges in Migrating Teams Between Tenants

migrating Teams tenants listing.jpg Teams leverages many components which can make managing these dependencies and migrating a Team challenging and cumbersome and without the support of a tool designed to oversee all of it. Let’s take a deeper look at the functional components that make this challenging.

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A 3-Step Approach to Identifying the Proficiency and Productivity Gaps of Microsoft Teams Users

Microsoft Teams Productivity listing.jpg While the adoption of Microsoft Teams has skyrocketed since the COVID-19 pandemic started, many organizations have found that their users were not very skilled at using Teams. This is not surprising given the rush to support employees working from home, but now it’s time to start truly helping those remote workers to get the most of using Teams when collaborating with their colleagues.

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Transform Microsoft Teams from a Pandemic Response into a Path to Value

Path to Value listing.jpg Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, most organizations rushed to bolster the remote work capabilities of their office workers by onboarding them with tools like Microsoft Teams. While some enterprises provided significant enablement efforts to get their employees productive with the new tools, many more have not done much beyond making Teams available for use.

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5 Ways to Take Remote Productivity to the Next Level

Remote Work Productivity listing.jpg How can you ensure your end-users are fully adopting your collaboration tools and remaining productive, efficient and effective while working from home? Binary Tree is here to guide you every step of the way and show your end-users the ropes with our e-Learning library of on-demand Microsoft 365 courses.

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Realizing the Value of Microsoft Teams

The Value of Microsoft Teams listing.jpg The COVID-19 Pandemic has forced many organizations to ramp up their support for employees working from home. The recent surge of new Microsoft Teams users may be a move of necessity for many right now, but most organizations will realize the value of Teams now and into the future. A Forrester study commissioned by Microsoft sheds light on the potential benefits of Teams.

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The 4 Key Problems of Legacy Collaboration Systems

Problems of Legacy Collaboration Systems listing.jpg Many organizations are still using legacy, on-premises point solutions for communications and collaboration. These systems were causing issues and limiting the effectiveness of their employees even before the COVID-19 pandemic forced their workforce to work from home. Forrester outlines four key problems organizations face that are caused by the use of legacy communication and collaboration systems.

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What’s New from Binary Tree for May 2020

binary-tree-whats-new-listing.jpg This past month's releases focus on exciting developments to e-Learning and to the Power365® platform.

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The Amazing Growth of Microsoft Teams

Microsoft Teams Growth listing.jpg What a difference a year can make. Last April, Forrester published a study commissioned by Microsoft on The Total Economic Impact of Microsoft Teams. And while the findings of the study still ring true and show clear benefits to those that adopt Teams, no one could have predicted the mass surge of new users that has happened since then due to the global COVID-19 pandemic.

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