Microsoft now more mobile

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More and more businesses, including Centrix clients, are now enjoying the rich usability of Microsoft Office and collaboration tools from the cloud.

It’s now easier than ever before to access documents, emails, calendars, contacts and collaboration tools anywhere, any time and from any device. Microsoft have recently released a series of new apps and updates for mobile devices that enhance mobile usability. We’ve put together a helpful summary and links to apps to get you more mobile with Microsoft:

Office Mobile – Office 365 users can now access any documents saved on SharePoint, SkyDrive or SkyDrive pro easily. Office mobile is available to Windows, iPhone, iPad and Android phones.

Outlook Web App (OWA) – Office 365 users can access emails, email folders, calendars and contacts easily from the app, providing a familiar Microsoft interface and it includes voice command capability along with a helpful scheduling assistant amongst other features. The Outlook Web App is available to iPhone, iPad and Android phones, and native to Windows phones.

Lync mobile update – The latest updated app from Microsoft allows Office 365 users to voice/video call their contacts easily, join and participate in a Lync Meeting without having to own a Lync account and to start an unscheduled (impromptu) Lync Meeting (either IM or video) directly from your mobile device with multiple participants. The updated Lync app is available to Windows, iPhone, iPad and Android phones.

If you’d like to learn more about enhancing your productivity and mobility using Microsoft cloud services contact us