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Microsoft expands access to Teams features to support remote working

Wednesday 11 March 2020 | 13:05 CET | News
Microsoft is lifting limits on the freemium version of its Microsoft Teams collaboration tool, to support more remote working following the coronavirus outbreak. Teams is a part of Office 365 that allows document collaboration, one-on-one and group chat and video meetings. The free Teams version normally limits the amount of storage and group calling available, but these restrictions have been lifted from 10 March.

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