6 reasons why CTO’s and their IT teams should deploy Viva Connections into Microsoft Teams

6 reasons why CTO’s and their IT teams should deploy Viva Connections into Microsoft Teams

Microsoft Teams Viva Connections

Written by Wes Hackett

Wes has been a Microsoft MVP for 8 years and leads on customer and product strategy at AddIn365. He has been working with Office 365 since its 2007 release and has led the delivery of the world’s largest Office 365 implementations, for some of the most organisationally complex companies that include WPP, ARUP, TSB Bank and Atkins.

11th May 2021

1. Help employees to locate your intranet. Your employees are using Teams regularly for calling, so you can extend the reach of your intranet by making it available where most of your employees already are.  

2. Empower employees with personalised content. Viva Connections provides employees with a personal view of their files, sites and news all from the left hand rail. 

3. Support personalised news and communications. Employees can select to see specific news channels, which will personalise their intranet navigation.  

Improve employee morale through Viva Connections

Microsoft Teams now boasts an astonishing 145 million daily users, a number that has more than doubled since the beginning of 2020. 

4. Simplify your mobile story. From late summer, the Viva Connections mobile app will be available, which will provide your employees with access to their Microsoft Teams and SharePoint content. 

5. Provide a one-stop shop. Viva Connections dashboard allows for multiapp interface; perfect for providing employees with their holidays, line of business information and news highlights all from one place.  

6. Please your communications team. New tools to boost content rankings, set mandatory reads and deliver third party news are all coming soon.  

What are you waiting for? Contact us to deploy Viva Connections.  

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