Microsoft Office 365: New Capabilities for Kiosk Workers


Greetings !


In a recent announcement , Microsoft has made a few improvements to its Exchange Kiosk Plan available under its flagship Office365 Cloud offering. In its earlier avataar, it had the following capability :

1) 500 MB of mailbox size

2) Only web based access

Then Microsoft added POP and IMAP support meaning that now one could use Outlook to connect to the online mailbox.

In the most recent announcement, Microsoft has made significant improvements. The main stuff is:

1) Doubling mailbox size from 500 MB to 1 GB

2) Support of Active sync so that Kiosk workers can also get emails on mobiles

3) support for Exchange Archive

For details of the improvements , click here

These improvement can be offered on the fly as they are part of Cloud Service .


with warm regards

Suresh Ramani

Microsoft MVP 2009

Microsoft Worldwide Partner of the Year 2011 & 2007


About Suresh Ramani

I am a CEO of a Technology Solutions Provider "TechGyan" ( Gyan in Sanskrit means "knowledge") . My Company is based out of Mumbai, India . My Company provides Solutions to Customers ( Local & International) around Microsoft Platform. In 2009, Microsoft nominated me as a Most Valuable Professional (MVP). During week ends I provide Redevelopment Consultancy to Societies in Mumbai . The details of the same are listed on My hobbies are reading Management Books . Like most of Indians , I love game of Cricket and Hindi Songs.
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