Microsoft Teams free version now available

A free version of Microsoft Teams, an online meetings and chat platform, is now available at products.office.com/en-US/microsoft-teams/free.   The free version allows up to 300 users and has additional restrictions when compared to the paid versions.

Competitors to Microsoft Teams include Slack and Google Hangouts Enterprise.

Microsoft Teams – New Messaging Workspace

Microsoft has announced the new project called Microsoft Teams, a group chat workspace within Office 365. It runs on Windows, Mac, Android, and iOS.

Office 365 IT administrators can turn on Microsoft Teams by opening Office 365 Admin Center and selecting Settings > Services & Add Ins > Microsoft Teams.

More information can be found at teams.microsoft.com and techcommunity.microsoft.com/t5/Microsoft-Teams-Blog/bg-p/MicrosoftTeamsBlog

An overview of the Microsoft Teams developer platform can be found at msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/microsoft-teams/index.