24 episodes

Sync Up will take you behind the scenes of OneDrive. Hosts Ankita Kirti and Jason Moore will shed light on how OneDrive connects you to all your files in Microsoft 365 so you can share and work together from anywhere. Hear from experts behind the design and development of OneDrive, as well as customers and Microsoft MVPs. Each episode will also give you news and announcements, tips and best practices for your OneDrive experience.
Transcripts provided with each episode.

Sync Up, a OneDrive podcast Microsoft Podcasts

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    • 4.6 • 16 Ratings

Sync Up will take you behind the scenes of OneDrive. Hosts Ankita Kirti and Jason Moore will shed light on how OneDrive connects you to all your files in Microsoft 365 so you can share and work together from anywhere. Hear from experts behind the design and development of OneDrive, as well as customers and Microsoft MVPs. Each episode will also give you news and announcements, tips and best practices for your OneDrive experience.
Transcripts provided with each episode.

    New sharing experience across Microsoft 365

    New sharing experience across Microsoft 365

    Ankita and Jason talk with Ihcene Cheriet, Product Manager on the OneDrive Sharing and Collab team. They discuss her team's goal and approach to provide the best customer experience around sharing and to make collaboration easier to all customers. The special segment this week is about VUCA, an acronym developed to describe the challenges of navigating an unpredictable environment. And as a bonus, the group shares their favorite summer song. 
    Click here for transcript of this episode.
    Resources:
    OneDrive | Twitter | OneDrive Community Blog | UserVoice
    Ankita Kirti | Twitter [co-host]
    Jason Moore | Twitter [co-host]
    Ihcene Cheriet | LinkedIn | Twitter [guest]
    "We Haven't Been Here Before: An Audacious Journey to Innovation in a VUCA World" Entrepreneur
    OneDrive Tech Community Blog
    OneDrive Webinars
    Microsoft Docs - The home for Microsoft documentation for end users, developers, and IT professionals. 
    Microsoft Tech Community Home
    Stay on top of Office 365 changes
    Follow Sync Up at aka.ms/syncup or wherever you get your podcasts.
    Discover and follow other Microsoft podcasts at aka.ms/microsoft/podcasts.

    • 27 min
    Announcing OneDrive Sync Admin Reports

    Announcing OneDrive Sync Admin Reports

    Our guest today is Chenying Yang, a senior Program Manager on OneDrive focusing on making OneDrive Sync great across consumer and enterprise. OneDrive Sync Admin Reports empowers IT admins with actionable insights about the adoption and health of the sync client. These reports give visibility into who in your company is running the OneDrive Sync app, how is Known Folder Move rollout going, as well as surfacing any errors that end users might be experiencing so you can proactively address them. We built this feature because we want to help our customers be successful when managing OneDrive deployment and adoption, and Sync Reports has been a top customer request over the years. You'll also learn the team's favorite go-to beverages to wind up or wind down.
    Click here for transcript of this episode.
    Resources:
    Mental Health Month 2021
    Elevating Mental Health and Well-being for a Resilient Workplace
    OneDrive | Twitter | OneDrive Community Blog | UserVoice
    Ankita Kirti | Twitter [co-host]
    Jason Moore | Twitter [co-host]
    Chenying Yang| LinkedIn | Twitter [guest]
    OneDrive Tech Community Blog
    OneDrive Webinars
    Microsoft Docs - The home for Microsoft documentation for end users, developers, and IT professionals. 
    Microsoft Tech Community Home
    Stay on top of Office 365 changes
    Follow Sync Up at aka.ms/syncup or wherever you get your podcasts.
    Discover and follow other Microsoft podcasts at aka.ms/microsoft/podcasts.

    • 32 min
    Staying connected with Yammer

    Staying connected with Yammer

    In this new world of hybrid work, Yammer offers employees a way to come together socially to share what’s going on in their lives, both inside and outside work. In this episode, we learn more about Yammer and discuss how OneDrive supports tech engagement among your employees. Out guest is Michael Holste, Product Manager on the Microsoft 365 Product Marketing team responsible for employee engagement, including products like Yammer and Viva connections.
    Click here for transcript of this episode.
    Resources:
    OneDrive | Twitter | OneDrive Community Blog | UserVoice
    Ankita Kirti | Twitter [co-host]
    Jason Moore | Twitter [co-host]
    Michael Holste | Twitter [guest]
    Microsoft Yammer Blog
    Microsoft Viva
    OneDrive Tech Community Blog
    OneDrive Webinars
    Microsoft Docs - The home for Microsoft documentation for end users, developers, and IT professionals. 
    Microsoft Tech Community Home
    Stay on top of Office 365 changes
    Follow Sync Up at aka.ms/syncup or wherever you get your podcasts.
    Discover and follow other Microsoft podcasts at aka.ms/microsoft/podcasts.

    • 27 min
    Migration isn't just for the birds

    Migration isn't just for the birds

    Ankita and Jason talk with Joshua Badach, Project Manager within the ODSP Customer Engineering Migration Team, and is responsible for creating a bridge between the field, Engineering, and Migration tools and teams such as Mover, FastTrack and Microsoft Consulting Services. We discuss common questions like, "Why should I migrate?" and "How does Microsoft FastTrack help?" and "What are the best practices of running a migration?" You'll also learn about how to collaborate with and support your colleagues during remote and hybrid work, as well as the best wellness recommendation of 2021, so far, morning bubble baths.
    Click here for the corresponding blog post to this episode. 
    Resources:
    Best practices for migrating to SharePoint and OneDrive (Tech Community)
    Webinars: Migration tools and best practices (Tech Community)
    Migrate your content to Microsoft 365 easily and securely
    OneDrive | Twitter | OneDrive Community Blog | UserVoice
    Ankita Kirti | Twitter [co-host]
    Jason Moore | Twitter [co-host]
    Joshua Badach | LinkedIn | Twitter [guest]
    OneDrive Tech Community Blog
    OneDrive Webinars
    Microsoft Docs - The home for Microsoft documentation for end users, developers, and IT professionals. 
    Microsoft Tech Community Home
    Stay on top of Office 365 changes
    Follow Sync Up at aka.ms/syncup or wherever you get your podcasts.
    Listen and follow other Microsoft podcasts at aka.ms/microsoft/podcasts.

    • 47 min
    Better Together: Teams + OneDrive

    Better Together: Teams + OneDrive

    Ankita and Jason talk with Cory Kincaid, a Customer Success Manager for Modern Work, who advises customers on how to use technologies like Teams and OneDrive to improve their business. We also talk with Ryan Voelki and Taty Castillo, also customer success managers, who take a #HumansFirst approach to helping customers navigate their digital transformation. You'll also learn about the team's favorite article of "pandemic clothing." 
    Click here for transcript of this episode. 
    Resources:
    OneDrive | Twitter | OneDrive Community Blog | UserVoice
    Ankita Kirti | Twitter [co-host]
    Jason Moore | Twitter [co-host]
    Cory Kincaid | LinkedIn [guest]
    What's new in Microsoft Teams aka.ms/teamsresources
    Do it on Teams [training] aka.ms/doitonteams
    Exploring the Science of Work and Ingenuity: WorkLab: Vital facts about the future of work. (microsoft.com)
    Welcome to Microsoft Teams | Microsoft Docs
    Creating customized meetings experiences with apps in Microsoft Teams - Microsoft Tech Community
    Tips for Teams meetings (Video)
    Microsoft Lists aka.MSLists
    OneDrive Tech Community Blog
    OneDrive Webinars
    Microsoft Docs - The home for Microsoft documentation for end users, developers, and IT professionals. 
    Microsoft Tech Community Home
    Stay on top of Office 365 changes
    Subscribe to Sync Up at aka.ms/syncup or wherever you get your podcasts.
    Listen and subscribe to other Microsoft podcasts at aka.ms/microsoft/podcasts.

    • 39 min
    Consolidating OneDrive and SharePoint admin centers

    Consolidating OneDrive and SharePoint admin centers

    We talk with Dave Minasyan, Principal Program Manager, to discuss the increased need for collaboration, which has been driving Microsoft to invest heavily into interconnectivity of tools across the Microsoft 365 suite, and how his team's focus is to evolve the admin experiences to gradually address the increasing management complexity that comes with this interconnectivity ecosystem we are building. He shares some of the changes admins can expect with new rollouts in the ODB and SPO admin centers in 2021. Also in this episode, new OneDrive feature releases, the team's 2021 resolutions, and the importance of focusing on wellbeing both at home and at work.
    Resources and Info Links:
    "Bringing OneDrive settings into SharePoint admin center for streamlined, centralized control" [post]
    OneDrive | Twitter | OneDrive Community Blog | UserVoice
    Ankita Kirti | Twitter [co-host]
    Jason Moore | Twitter [co-host]
    Dave Minasyan | LinkedIn [guest]
    SharePoint admin and migration announcements at Microsoft Ignite 2020 [blog]
    Monitor and manage SharePoint in Microsoft 365 [video]
    OneDrive Tech Community Blog
    OneDrive Webinars
    Microsoft Docs - The home for Microsoft documentation for end users, developers, and IT professionals. 
    Microsoft Tech Community Home
    Stay on top of Office 365 changes
    Subscribe to Sync Up at aka.ms/syncup or wherever you get your podcasts.
    Listen and subscribe to other Microsoft podcasts at aka.ms/microsoft/podcasts.

    • 26 min

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