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Message Center Update: Forms Integration with Bookings

By Jo Anne Frazier | Feb 23, 2022

Organizations using the Microsoft Bookings app in Teams for virtual visits can now collect information from attendees and be able to securely share it with the staff while maintaining industry specific compliance requirements (such as HIPAA). Microsoft Bookings app in Teams will be integrated with Microsoft 365 Forms to support end to end (Pre-visit) workflows…

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What is SharePoint Syntex

By Ovatio Technologies | Oct 1, 2021

What is SharePoint Syntex? Microsoft Syntex is a Microsoft 365 content service that uses machine teaching (Yes, that’s a real thing but more on that topic in a minute!) and AI to optimally organize and safely store your content based on what you want SharePoint to automatically and intelligently understand, extract, protect, classify, and process…

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Spotlight on Peter Carlyle: Founder, Owner of Ovatio Technologies

By Ovatio Technologies | Mar 23, 2021

Where did your career start and how did your journey lead to the creation of Ovatio Technologies? After moving from a job in advertising in the early 90’s, Peter joined PC Help Services looking for a small, hot growth company in technology. Shortly after Peter joined the company, success quickly followed. “The time was right…

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We are thrilled to announce a strategic partnership with Orchestry

By Ovatio Technologies | Mar 19, 2021

We are so excited to announce our strategic partnership with Orchestry to drive client success in Microsoft 365.   Orchestry, a complete empowerment, adoption, and standardization platform, launched this year to make work simple in Microsoft 365, Microsoft Teams, and SharePoint Online.   The Orchestry platform takes the guesswork out of what to use and when in Microsoft 365 (formerly Office…

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Verkada and Exchange Attacks: Could you fall victim, too?

By Ovatio Technologies | Mar 17, 2021

Who is Verkada? What happened? Verkada is an IP camera company. They provide cloud-based software that stores videos taken from their customers’ premises. Recently, they were hacked because a username and password with admin access had been exposed. Someone harvested this, put it on the internet, and took advantage of the credentials. This type of…

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Microsoft Names Ovatio Technologies as a Charter Member in Exclusive Content Services Partner Program

By Ovatio Technologies | Feb 23, 2021

 We are thrilled to announce Ovatio Technologies has been named a Charter Member of the Microsoft Content Services Program. The membership, exclusive to less than 75 partners worldwide, is a formal endorsement by Microsoft in Ovatio Technologies for demonstrating advanced expertise and success in the implementation and migration of content.    To help accelerate customer success with Microsoft 365 Content Services, powered by Microsoft…

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Which Security Method is Best: Integrated, Best-of-Breed, or Both?

By Ovatio Technologies | Feb 18, 2021

Initial logic tells us the answer to this question must be best-of-breed! But what does having all the “best of the best” security cost you? I have witnessed data centers filled with point products that don’t work well together and the need for an army of staff to manage their many product complexities. This scenario…

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Spotlight on Chuck Salvo: Chief Digital Information Officer

By Ovatio Technologies | Feb 16, 2021

  How did you get started in IT? Chuck never really imagined himself going into the technology field, but after a coworker of his introduced him to AOL (you’ve got mail), he was hooked. Buying his first computer while learning ways to build them and take them apart, Chuck developed a knack for self-teaching, from…

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Say F***ing Goodbye to 2020!

By Ovatio Technologies | Dec 10, 2020

2021’s 5 Most Important Microsoft Technologies You Need As we look forward to kissing the 2020 dumpster-fire-of-a-year goodbye, we are confident the shouts heard on January 1, 2021 of “Happy New Years!” will collectively mean MUCH MORE than it has in recent history. Everyone has experienced trauma from the COVID pandemic in one form or…

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