FP TrendingMay 06, 2020 16:50:53 IST
Microsoft is bringing a brand new characteristic to its office collaboration app. Microsoft Teams is planning to increase the group call members limit to 250 from the current degree of 100. The OS maker might announce the brand new modifications mid-May.
The firm has spoken about this in its roadmap. It says that work to increase the variety of members on the app is underway.
The new characteristic, nonetheless, could be out there to paid subscribers of Microsoft Teams. For free plans, the there is a limit of 20 folks.
The video-conferencing platform permits customers to schedule conferences, file them, make cellphone calls and maintain audio conferences. The app additionally affords 1 TB of storage per (paid) consumer.
The elevated limit on group calls is not anticipated to deteriorate the standard of calls, as the corporate has already put in place some controls to restrain notifications and distractions.
As per a report by TechRadar, Microsoft’s chief government officer (CEO) Satya Nadella had revealed just a few days again that the video conferencing app has crossed 75 million each day energetic customers.
He mentioned that Microsoft Teams had witnessed a 70 % increase in its utilization during the last six weeks, following the coronavirus lockdown.
This growth would take Microsoft forward of rivals equivalent to Google, which had final month elevated the group dimension
for calls from eight to 12 on Duo. The search-engine large is engaged on rising the variety of customers on group calls in Google Duo as soon as once more.
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