Support Managers: Harness the Power(Shell) within Office 365

In light of recent events, we have seen a massive influx of remote workers, resulting in a substantial increase in Support Desk tickets. Support Desk staff have been bombarded with various tickets, making it difficult to keep up with their typical daily tasks. Some say the obvious solution is to add more staff members to reduce the workload of the Read More

Taming Teams: Handling the Sudden Surge of Admin Requests

Taming Teams: Handling the Sudden Surge of Admin Requests Adoption of Microsoft Teams was gaining traction before COVID-19 but has now quickly shifted from an elective to a necessity. With Teams usage growing as much as 1,000%, we are also seeing the number of admin requests increasing just as drastically. Administrators are now seeking force-multiplying tools, like PowerShell, to empower Read More

It’s a Remote World

The Rise of Remote Work: We are living in a very precarious time as we are in the midst of a global pandemic. The, now infamous, Coronavirus (COVID-19) has impacted almost every facet of life for people all over the world. People are concerned about the health of themselves and their loved ones, groceries stores have turned into chaos, social Read More

Digital Integration: Overcoming Enterprise Communication Challenges

It’s all about Digital Integration. Hoozin is known for its innovative approach to collaboration, as well as for our vision of delivering a fully integrated Digital Workplace. Hoozin aims to connect all Digital Assets into one single experience for the end-user. At Hoozin, we believe that the Digital Workplace needs to be entirely user-centric and NOT IT-centric. This means that Read More

Domino, Notes and Sametime v11 are Here for the Holidays!!

The holidays are here and as an early present Domino, Notes and Sametime v11 are now available for download. This morning, I sipped coffee and upgraded my computer to HCL Notes v11. Totally smooth – no errors or issues. My email on the v11 mail template is working against a Domino 9.0.1 FP 10 server. Even logged in to a Read More

Updates from CollabSphere 2019 Incoming

CollabSphere 2019 has certainly delivered a rich learning experience. It is an exciting time to be involved with this community. Stay tuned for a complete overview of the new features in Domino/Notes/SameTime 11 – I will post in the next couple days. Also stay tuned for a copy of my presentation slides from CollabSphere 2019 INF107 – Integrating Domino and Read More

Modernize PowerShell to Enhance Office 365

Modernize PowerShell to Enhance Office 365   For the last 10 years, Microsoft has been saying that the single most important skill for an administrator is proficiency with PowerShell. In 2019, that is true more than ever, as PowerShell commands impact Microsoft’s major technologies of Office 365, Teams, Exchange, SharePoint, OneDrive, etc. However, the problem for most organizations is they Read More

Managing Microsoft & The Death of SCOM?

Back in March, Microsoft announced that it was time to say goodbye to their internal instance of System Center Operations Manager (SCOM) in favor of Azure Monitor. While SCOM is still available for clients, Microsoft has identified that using a native Azure service like Azure Monitor will be considerably more agile and future-proof for their primarily Cloud landscape. Dana Baster, Read More

Benefits of Using a Modern Intranet in the Workplace

For most modern digital workers today, there are two key elements that help them to remain productive throughout the workday: • Being able to easily navigate and access all business applications and digital assets in a timely manner • Being able to seamlessly communicate and converse with any member of the organization or team, regardless of their physical location. For Read More

Knowledge Management with Hoozin

Knowledge Management is subject to change. Knowledge is slipping out of those non-agile containers called folders. In the world of Hoozin, we make a distinction between two types of Knowledge Management. These are primarily: Knowledge Management is the process of creating, sharing, using and managing the knowledge and information of an organization. It refers to a multidisciplinary approach to achieving Read More