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Microsoft Teams: The good, the bad, and the ugly

Khaptain Silver badge

Facts and figures or forced feeding

"Fewer than three years later, Microsoft claims over 500,000 organisations are using Teams and it has amassed over 13 million daily users+"

My failing memory recalls that Teams was "forced" upon us, not as a choice but as an "update" to O365 Office Installations.. So kudos to Slacks because it is a choice not a force fed spoonfull.. ( We don't use Slacks so I can't comment on it)

* Is it a game changer : Definately not, it's just more of the same ol, same ol in one box...

* Is it particulary efficient, time saving or fruitfull.. No, not really, feels kinda mixed up and lost.

* Does it create a problem for Skype users : Yes definately. Can't install Skype on an Enterprise machine, can't use Skype Enterprise when Teams is installed. Teams doesn't communicate directly with clients that use Skype.... grrrrrrr.

You can send a link to a client but links in emails are often classified as spam or people are too wary to click on them.

* Are we extremely happy with Teams.. No, not really, we can't decide if it's a Jack of all Trades or just another Microsoft Malware.....

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