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Reimagine Remote Working with Microsoft Teams

By : Sathish Veerapandian, Harsharanjeet Kaur, Ashok Madhvarayan, Sriram Rajamanickam
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Reimagine Remote Working with Microsoft Teams

By: Sathish Veerapandian, Harsharanjeet Kaur, Ashok Madhvarayan, Sriram Rajamanickam

Overview of this book

The outbreak of the pandemic has forced the world to embrace remote working and the modern style of virtual business. However, end users may find it challenging to cope with this sudden change in working style, not aware of all the features and remote working tools available to make their life easy. Microsoft Teams is an exceptional platform, adopted by many organizations for unified communication and collaboration, and this book will help you to make the most of its capabilities. Complete with step-by-step explanations and screenshots, this book guides you through the topics that you'll find useful in your daily use of Teams. You'll learn how to manage your teams and projects with Microsoft Teams in a structured and organized way. The book provides hands-on information with a focus on the end user side to help corporate users to increase productivity and become a Microsoft Teams superuser. Finally, you'll explore the most effective ways of using the app with best practices and tips and tricks for making the most of the features available for your scenario. By the end of this Microsoft Teams book, you'll have mastered Microsoft Teams and be fully equipped as a modern collaboration end user to effectively increase your remote work productivity.
Table of Contents (15 chapters)
1
Section 1 – Managing Your Meetings, Projects, and Workforce
5
Section 2 – Collaboration, Events, and Communication
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Section 3 – All about Security, Client Automation, Teams Etiquette, and Tips and Tricks

Security in Microsoft Teams

Teams ensures team and organization-wide security via SSO and two-factor authentication through Active Directory and secures the data via encryption. Security is a key concern for administrators of any modern business system, including Microsoft Teams. Security threats include malicious attacks, disgruntled users, poor procedures, and human error. Microsoft Teams' security, privacy, and compliance introduce a set of features and tools that can be used to secure business data in Teams and prevent both malicious attacks and accidental data loss.

To access the security features, please visit https://security.microsoft.com .

The M365 portal provides a range of threat management options as follows:

Figure 7.6 – Security and Compliance dashboard

Teams handles secure communication via the following security features:

Figure 7.7 – Security features

Let's have a closer look at each security...