NewsPoint collects interesting news related to Microsoft technologies from various new sources. Start by browsing trending or most commented news or submit your own.

1.
Webinar December 2019: Effectively managing Office 365 at scale (rencore.com)
As the adoption of Office 365 in your organization increases, it becomes more and more difficult for you to stay on top of what’s happening in your tenant. Join our webinar and understand how to effectively manage Office 365 at scale.
points by Torres 2 days ago | | 0 comments
2.
Teams Updates PowerShell Module for Private Channels (office365itpros.com)
Some new and updated cmdlets in a new version of the Teams PowerShell module are available to support private channels. The cmdlets and parameters are pretty straightforward for anyone used to working with Teams through PowerShell.
points by Sakala yesterday | | 0 comments
3.
Microsoft Whiteboard now available for the web and integrated in Teams (techcommunity.microsoft.com)
Today we are excited to announce the general availability of Whiteboard for the web and integration with Teams meetings, releases that continue our journey to enable people to ideate and create from any device, anywhere.      Easily collaborate with others or access your boards from any device Toda...
points by BPerkins 6 days ago | | 0 comments
4.
It's official: AWS is challenging Microsoft's $10 billion JEDI contract win (www.zdnet.com)
Amazon has filed officially to protest Microsoft's win of the $10 billion U.S. Department of Defense JEDI cloud contract.
points by Brian 1 weeks ago | | 0 comments
5.
Native Federated Chat Now Rolling Out for Microsoft Teams (office365itpros.com)
Microsoft is rolling out an upgraded rich federated experience for Teams to replace the previous plaintext 1:1 chat experience. When enabled, you'll be able to send rich formatted text, emojis, and stickers to people.
points by Dan 2 weeks ago | | 0 comments
6.
5 Biggest Microsoft Teams Takeaways from Microsoft Ignite 2019 (tomtalks.blog)
Microsoft Ignite 2019 was fantastic as always. I had the great opportunity to speak twice, recorded the UC Today podcast live, did a lot of networking and catching up with friends, and even managed to get some sessions in along the way! After a bit of time to take in a few more sessions and...
points by afuller 2 weeks ago | | 0 comments
7.
SharePoint security fixes released with November 2019 PU and offered through Microsoft Update (blog.stefan-gossner.com)
As I received some feedback that I should also add the Urls to the KB articles of the different security fixes I added this information to my blog post. SharePoint 2010 Suite: KB 4484159 – Ex…
points by Miguel 2 weeks ago | | 0 comments
8.
Microsoft and Salesforce expand strategic partnership to accelerate customer success (news.microsoft.com)
Salesforce names Microsoft Azure as its public cloud provider for Salesforce Marketing Cloud to help customers scale and grow; new integration between Salesforce Sales and Service Clouds with Microsoft Teams will boost productivity REDMOND, Wash., and SAN FRANCISCO — Nov. 14, 2019 — Microsoft Corp. (Nasdaq: MSFT) and Salesforce (NYSE: CRM) on Thursday announced plans […ellipsis]
points by Maxwell 6 days ago | | 0 comments
9.
Public vs. Private Office 365 Groups (sharepointmaven.com)
Office 365 Groups only give you two choices in terms of security: Public and Prvate. This post explains Public vs. Private Office 365 Groups settings.
points by MWiitala 2 weeks ago | | 0 comments
10.
Content collaboration throughout Microsoft 365 – Ignite 2019 announcements (techcommunity.microsoft.com)
Today at Microsoft Ignite 2019 in Orlando, FL, we introduced new features and capabilities for teamwork and business process. SharePoint powers teamwork at scale with a rich range of content services and tools for building business applications. The “content collaboration” announcements are detaile...
points by Travis Chavez 2 weeks ago | | 0 comments
11.
Exchange Online PowerShell Goes RESTful – But Only for Some Cmdlets (www.petri.com)
At Microsoft Ignite 2019, the Exchange product group announced the public preview of a set of REST-based PowerShell cmdlets designed to replace the oldest cmdlets in the Exchange set.
points by EEkşioğlu 2 weeks ago | | 0 comments
12.
Microsoft says it has 20 million daily active Teams users (www.zdnet.com)
Microsoft's Team group-collaboration service is growing quickly, but is still small compared to its overall Office 365 commercial subscriber base.
points by Rasmussen 2 days ago | | 0 comments
13.
Azure Arc: Extending Azure management to any infrastructure (azure.microsoft.com)
If you are like many of our customers, you are running a mix of applications in your on-premises datacenters, multiple cloud environments, and edge.
points by Caroline 2 weeks ago | | 0 comments
14.
Project Cortex Changes Everything and Why You Should Care… (collabshow.com)
Microsoft just announced Project Cortex this week at Microsoft Ignite in Orlando.  While there were literally hundreds of announcement… The biggest announcements you may not have even noticed was Project Cortex. What is it and why should you care?  Project Cortex will create and...
points by JGuillaume 2 weeks ago | | 0 comments
15.
Simply unmatched, truly limitless: Announcing Azure Synapse Analytics (azure.microsoft.com)
Today, businesses are forced to maintain two types of analytical systems, data warehouses and data lakes. Data warehouses provide critical insights on business health.
points by Barış 3 weeks ago | | 0 comments
16.
Azure Quantum (azure.microsoft.com)
Learn about Microsoft Azure’s quantum computing services and how to get started solving, building, developing, learning, and contributing with Azure Quantum.
points by asilva 3 weeks ago | | 0 comments
17.
3 Different ways to Change Site Collection URL in SharePoint 2013/2016 using PowerShell (www.enjoysharepoint.com)
This SharePoint 2013 tutorial explains different ways to Change site collection URL in SharePoint 2013/2016 PowerShell. Change site collection URL in SharePoint 2013/2016
points by Gabriel 2 weeks ago | | 0 comments
18.
Secure your Custom Domains at no cost with App Service Managed Certificates (preview) (azure.microsoft.com)
Excerpt: One of the most highly requested features for App Service for free Transport Layer Security (TLS) is now in preview! You can secure custom domains for your web apps with App Service Managed Certificates.
points by Sacha Garnier 3 weeks ago | | 0 comments
19.
Microsoft rebrands Flow to 'Power Automate'; adds no-code Power Platform virtual agents (www.zdnet.com)
Ignite 2019: Microsoft is continuing to add more features to its Power Platform, the collection of low-code and no-code tools including Power BI, Power Apps and Power Automate.
points by Fletcher 3 weeks ago | | 0 comments
20.
Create a file request (support.office.com)
With the file request feature in OneDrive, you can choose a folder where others can upload files using a link that you send them. The users that you request files from cannot see what's in the folder - they can only upload files to it.
points by Wells 3 weeks ago | | 0 comments
21.
Microsoft Responds to Self-Service Power Platform Licensing Issue #Microsoft365 #Office365 (veroniquepalmer.com)
Microsoft has heard the call of 6870 votes and 300 comments in 9 days, putting this request second on the Office 365 Admin Uservoice list. An update was done to the FAQ yesterday : ——&#…
points by APelletier 3 weeks ago | | 0 comments
22.
Microsoft is replacing MSDN and TechNet forums with Microsoft Q&A (www.zdnet.com)
Microsoft has released a preview of a new Microsoft Q&A service meant to help users find answers to technical questions.
points by MLeppink 3 weeks ago | | 0 comments
23.
Ignite 2019: Microsoft Graph News (developer.microsoft.com)
A lot of hard work goes into the planning and preparation for Ignite, but we’re always excited to showcase the progress we’ve made towards meeting our developer community’s needs and our company’s vision. The tools, capabilities and features we’re announcing this year support each. Our ambition to extend Microsoft Graph to include customers’ data is
points by Doyle 3 weeks ago | | 0 comments
24.
Microsoft Ignite postmortem: Cutting through the complexity (www.zdnet.com)
Among the hundreds of announcements coming out of last week’s Microsoft Ignite cnference, the theme that stood out was how Microsoft is extending the cloud and data footprint. But with such a rich portfolio of product offerings that often overlap, Microsoft’s challenge is getting the message clear on what’s the right fit for customers.
points by Hilpert 2 weeks ago | | 0 comments
25.
The 7 most important announcements from Microsoft Ignite (techcrunch.com)
It’s Microsoft Ignite this week, the company’s premier event for IT professionals and decision-makers. But it’s not just about new tools for role-based access. Ignite is also very much a forward-looking conference that keeps the changing role of IT in mind. And while there isn&#82…
points by Jaël 3 weeks ago | | 0 comments
26.
“Jeff Teper live from Orlando” – a bonus Microsoft Ignite 2019 episode of The Intrazone (techcommunity.microsoft.com)
Live from Microsoft Ignite 2019 (#MSIgnite) in Orlando, FL - Chris and I grabbed time with Jeff Teper, CVP SharePoint, OneDrive and Office engineering. Jeff shares his thoughts about the keynote and more.   We asked about new innovations across Project Cortex, Mover & other migration news, ...
points by Jeremy Engler 3 weeks ago | | 0 comments
27.
SharePoint Roadmap Pitstop: October 2019 (techcommunity.microsoft.com)
October brought a lot of treats (and some tricks) to Microsoft 365 across SharePoint and related tech. MWAH HA HA HA HAAAAAA, velcome to z Roadmap Pitstop: October 2019 edition. It’s Halloween here in the United States, and we’ve an extra spooky post of vonderful innovations that rolled out this mon...
points by JKlaus 3 weeks ago | | 0 comments
28.
Microsoft makes its unified Office Mobile app available to Android and iOS users (www.zdnet.com)
Microsoft is looking for new ways to encourage people to use Office apps on their mobile phones by combining lightweight versions of the core apps into a single app.
points by Valli 3 weeks ago | | 0 comments
29.
The new Microsoft Project rolls out to customers worldwide (www.microsoft.com)
Using the power of Microsoft 365—the world’s productivity cloud—the new Microsoft Project is designed to be both simple and powerful, so anyone can get started quickly and take control of any project right away.
points by Daniel Hansen 4 weeks ago | | 0 comments
30.
What’s New in Microsoft Teams | Ignite 2019 (techcommunity.microsoft.com)
New innovations in Microsoft Teams enhance collaboration and business processes for all workers   Today at Ignite, we are announcing a ton of new capabilities in Teams to help customers in all industries work in new ways and better respond to the evolving needs of their business. Customize your Tea...
points by Mariano Duran 3 weeks ago | | 0 comments
Next >>