Say hello to the brand new Unily Windows 8.1 experiences!

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Say hello to the brand new Unily Windows 8.1 experiences!

At the start of September BrightStarr launched Unily cloud Intranets as a Service; the out-of-the-box Intranet solution that unites the very best of the Microsoft cloud. Today, we are happy to share a sneak preview of the new Unily Windows 8.1 experiences!

At the start of September BrightStarr launched Unily cloud Intranets as a Service; the out-of-the-box Intranet solution that unites the very best of the Microsoft cloud. Since launch, Unily has seen great success, including being recognized by Microsoft as being a new and innovative cloud solution. However, one of the key features of Unily is that it will continue to grow in capabilities, incorporating the latest features from Microsoft and meeting the needs of our clients. Today, we are happy to share a sneak preview of the new Unily Windows 8.1 experiences!

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Workspaces

Here we can see the new windows 8.1 workspaces layout which uses SharePoint’s powerful subsites functionality with the ability to search and filter results for quicker access to your digital work locations.

Windows 8.1 Workspaces

Project Site

Each workspace allows content and relevant people to be organized and connected making collaboration as simple and engaging as possible.

Windows 8.1 Project Site

Documents

The document center in windows 8.1 features the same intuitive search and filter functionality as well as attractive icons for different document types making content easy to find.

Unily Documents view in 8.1

Activity feed

The activity feed is the one stop for a collective view of your company’s social activity. This is where engagement reaches new levels, clearly displaying content that has been engaged with and who is liking/commenting on what.

Unily - Windows 8.1 Activity Feed

People

People no longer get lost in the crowd with the awesome Unily people directory, with colorful profile photos that provide a quick and easy way to identify your colleagues.

People Center on Unily Cloud Intranet

Profile

Staff get to own their own personal profile page editing the content and contact details giving them a space to bring a little bit of their personality into the organization.

Employee profile view on Unily and Windows 8.1

If you like what you're seeing of Unily, then why not visit the Unily website to see more brilliant features and find a whole lot of extra content!

Will Saville Co-Founder

A serial entrepreneur since his early twenties, Will co-founded BrightStarr in 2006 with Rich. Will was previously a professional chef which allowed him to express his visual creativity and aesthetics. Rich, on the other hand, was a physicist with an incredible curiosity to discover how things worked and how to make them even better. After working together at a previous company, they soon discovered that when they brought their talents together, they were able to generate remarkably engaging and disruptive solutions.

During the next 5 years, Will helped grow the company to become a globally recognized brand in the SharePoint market. Will thrives on creating exceptional user experiences that are unrivalled across the SharePoint industry and is obsessed pushing the limits of technology and innovating. Will is still heavily involved with the business 10 years since launch and spends most of his time working on the Unily products, ensuring they’re the most innovative, usable and consumed SharePoint products out there.

In 2009 Will was recognized for his achievements and selected as one of the UK’s top 30 Young Entrepreneurs winning the coveted Young Guns award.

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