Sync Up – a OneDrive podcast : Episode 3, “Ignite Highlights”
Published Nov 12 2019 09:00 AM 24.6K Views

Sync Up is your monthly podcast hosted by the OneDrive team taking you behind the scenes of OneDrive, shedding light on how OneDrive connects you to all your files in Microsoft 365 so you can share and work together from anywhere. You will hear from experts behind the design and development of OneDrive, as well as customers and Microsoft MVPs. Each episode will also give you news and announcements, special topics of discussion, and best practices for your OneDrive experience.


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Episode 3, “Ignite highlights,” focuses on key announcements at Microsoft Ignite 2019 (Nov 4-Nov 8).

Co-hosts Jason Moore and Ankita Kirti discuss the engineering and design behind some of the important features announced at Ignite, including support for 100 GB file size upload, differential sync and request files. Our guest speakers, Lauren Khoo and Andrey Esipov share some behind-the-scenes of developing and rolling out the features along with user scenarios where these functionalities can be really valuable.


We end the episode with updates on our latest OneDrive roadmap announcements, events and our special, important topic – raising mental health awareness in the workplace.


Tune in!



Meet your show hosts and guests for the episode:



Jason Moore is the principal group program manager for OneDrive and the Microsoft 365 files experience.  He loves files, folders, and metadata. Twitter: @jasmo 

Ankita Kirti is a product manager on the Microsoft 365 product marketing team responsible for OneDrive for Business. Twitter: @Ankita_Kirti21


Lauren Khoo is a program manager on the OneDrive product team responsible for the OneDrive iOS app. Twitter: @laurenmkhoo


Andrey Esipov is a Program Manager on the OneDrive team working on OneDrive sync client, focusing on sync performance & scalability.

LinkedIn: Andrey Esipov


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Be sure to visit our show page to hear all the episodes, access the show notes, and get bonus content. And stay connected to the OneDrive community blog where we’ll share more information per episode, guest insights, and take any questions from our listeners and OneDrive users. We, too, welcome your ideas for future episodes topics and segments. Keep the discussion going in comments below.


As you can see, we continue to evolve OneDrive as a place to access, share, and collaborate on all your files in Office 365, keeping them protected and readily accessible on all your devices, anywhere. We, at OneDrive, will shine a recurring light on the importance of you, the user.  We will continue working to make OneDrive and related apps more approachable. The OneDrive team wants you to unleash your creativity. And we will do this, together, one episode at a time.


Thanks for your time reading and listening to all things OneDrive,

Ankita Kirti – OneDrive product manager | Microsoft


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