Rencore TechTalks: Episode 1 – News in Office 365 Groups with Maarten Eekels

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Welcome to the Rencore Tech Talks show. This is the very first episode where I’m catching up with Maarten Eekels on the topic of Office 365 Groups.

[Recorded: 2016-12-08]

Key topics of this episode:

  • Office 365 Planner
  • New Files tab in Groups
  • External Users / Guests
  • Added Privacy Filters
  • PowerShell Cmdlets for configuring Groups as an Administrator
  • And more

Guest: Maarten Eekels

Maarten Eekels on Office 365 GroupsMaarten Eekels (@maarteneekels) is Microsoft MVP and CTO of Portiva, one of the larger SharePoint and Office 365 implementation partners in the Netherlands. In that role he is responsible for all knowledge and technology related matters.

Maarten is an experienced Office 365 and SharePoint specialist and already since version 2003 he is involved in implementing SharePoint and (later) Office 365.

Also, Maarten is a regular speaker on both national and international events, like conferences, SharePoint Saturdays, and user group meetings. In September 2015 he started a video blog series called Maarten’s Cloud Journaal, specifically targeted at Dutch speaking Office 365 users.

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Tobias Zimmergren

Tobias is Head of Technical Operations, and is responsible for the cloud analysis architecture of the Rencore platform. He has the lead on building a cloud platform for Rencore, where our customers can securely and easily use our tools and offerings as services on demand. For his contributions to the technical Microsoft communities as a blogger, speaker, and developer, Tobias is a recipient of the Microsoft MVP award since 2008