Office 365 and other Microsoft cloud updates for March 2014

Posted: 2 years ago in: Cloud NewsPosted By Loryan Strant


As always a busy month for Microsoft in the world of cloud and more updates coming through!

Active Directory Federation Services

  • Advanced customisation of AD FS sign-in pages allows for even further

Enterprise Social

  • Office Graph maps relationships between social conversations, documents, sites, instant messages, meetings
  • “Oslo” (codename for a new app) will help surface this information and give you an easy way to browse your networks
  • Groups in Yammer, Outlook and document libraries will be unified
  • Yammer conversations will be in line with Office applications

Office 365 general

  • Office 365 APIs Preview made available

Office Online

  • Enhanced text editor in Outlook Web App
  • Calendar search in Outlook Web App


  • Excel, PowerPoint and Word now available on iPad

OneDrive for Business

  • Available from April 1 as a standalone service with Office Online and other features


  • OneNote now available on Mac platforms

Outlook 2013

  • Compact message header

SharePoint Online

  • 1TB site collections, up from 100GB
  • Unlimited tenant storage scale, up from 30TB