In order to assist conferences transition from dwell occasions to digital ones, Microsoft elevated the free attendee restrict for occasions hosted in Teams, Stream and Yammer for a restricted interval again in April.
This elevated attendee restrict for Microsoft 365 dwell occasions allowed organizations to carry conferences and occasions with as much as 20,000 attendees.
However, because the 12 months progressed, Microsoft has repeatedly prolonged the free interval in order that customers might proceed internet hosting dwell occasions utilizing its software program.
Now although, the software program big has prolonged the momentary restrict improve even additional till June 30, 2021.
Hosting digital occasions with Microsoft
Until June of subsequent 12 months, dwell occasions run via Teams, Stream or Yammer will proceed to assist as much as 20,000 attendees, 50 occasions per tenant and a most length of 16 hours.
If organizers have to host an excellent bigger digital occasion utilizing the Microsoft’s software program, they will attain out to the dwell occasions help program with a view to broaden the variety of attendees to 100,000.
Once the brand new deadline on attendee restrict passes subsequent 12 months, occasion hosts shall be required to acquire an Advanced Communications license from the corporate to host occasions for greater than 10,000 contributors or for occasions that last more than 4 hours.
Although Covid-19 vaccines at the moment are being distributed globally, it can nonetheless take a while earlier than massive in-person gatherings turn into commonplace. Until then although, organizations and conferences can use Teams, Stream or Yammer to host massive digital occasions.
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