Microsoft on Friday introduced enhanced Artificial Intelligence capabilities in Microsoft 365 that will allow people in an organization to create live and on-demand events.
- New AI Feature
- Live and On-Demand Events
- Improved Workplace Analytics
- Whiteboard to be introduced soon in iOS
Ron Markezich, Corporate Vice President for Microsoft said.“Today, we are introducing new ways Microsoft 365 connects people across their organization and improves collaboration habits, including new AI-infused capabilities” .
The company released a statement stating that the events can now be viewed in real-time or on-demand. It will have both HD videos and interactive discussion.
Microsoft 365, which was launched a year ago, has seen a growth rate of more than 100 percent. According to the data surfacing over the web, Microsoft 365 has over 135 million commercial monthly Office 365 users, 200 million Windows 10 commercial devices in use, and over 65 million seats of Enterprise Mobility + Security.
The new rolled out feature of Artificial Intelligence will include speech-to-text transcription. It will come with time coding, transcript search and closed captions. This will make the event more accessible.
Microsoft has also provided a new workplace analytic solution, which uses collaborative insights from Microsoft Graph, to help improve team collaboration, share insights etc. Thereby helping teams run smooth and efficient meetings, creating time for focused work and improving work/life balance.
Markezich said, “Organizations can use aggregate data in Workplace Analytics to identify opportunities for improving collaboration, then share insights and suggest habits to specific teams using MyAnalytics”
Microsoft Whiteboard, which is generally available for Windows 10, is coming soon to iOS, the company announced. Microsoft said.“The new Whiteboard application enables people to ideate, iterate, and work together both in person and remotely, across multiple devices,”.