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

OneDrive announcements – SharePoint Conference 2019 (
Today at SharePoint Conference 2019 (May 21-23), we announced new innovations for to better connect you to all your files in Microsoft 365, from any device. We’re making it easier to share and work together in real-time while using the power of artificial intelligence to help you be more productive....
points by Evan Da silva 6 hours ago | | 0 comments
Report Puts Azure Availability Behind AWS and Google (
A recent report puts the availability of Azure behind Google and Amazon Web Services (AWS). Office 365 tenants depend on Azure in a variety of ways. The recent problems occurred in a variety of places and there's no common thread connecting the different issues.
points by Lo 18 hours ago | | 0 comments
New SharePoint home sites headline Microsoft 365 innovations for the intelligent workplace (
At the SharePoint Conference, we showcased recent and upcoming innovations in SharePoint and across Microsoft 365 that power the intelligent workplace.
points by Martin 8 hours ago | | 0 comments
Valo Team Europe announces: MVP, Microsoft Regional Director Gokan Ozcifci joins the team (
We are excited to announce that Gokan Ozcifci, Regional Microsoft Director and MVP, joins Valo Team in Sales Executive & Product Evangelist role in August 2019!
points by Das neves yesterday | | 0 comments
Planner Posts Notifications to Teams Activity Feed (
If you've integrated Planner into Teams by creating channel tabs for plans, users are now notified when they are assigned new tasks.The notifications turn up in the Teams activity feed and as a personal chat.
points by Caroline yesterday | | 0 comments
CISA Report Only Scratches Surface of Securing Office 365 (
The CISA report titled "Microsoft Office 365 Security Observations" makes five recommendations to improve security of an Office 365 tenant. The recommendations are valid, but competent administrators won't take long to implement them.
points by Odd 4 days ago | | 0 comments
Microsoft Teams General Availability and Preview PowerShell Modules (
We have had a Teams PowerShell module for since 2017, but it has always been a preview state, using the Microsft Graph beta API Under the covers, there are two Microsoft Graph API’s that can provide data from Microsoft teams, beta and 1.0. The beta graph API provides some abilities, not in the...
points by esaarela 5 days ago | | 0 comments
Why Upgrade SharePoint 2019 or Migrate to Office 365 (
This session will address the following questions: Why Upgrade to SharePoint 2019? Why Migrate to Office 365 SharePoint Online? Why Consider Hybrid SharePoint …
points by Velasco 5 days ago | | 0 comments
New SharePoint CSOM version released for SharePoint Online – April 2019 (
We are happy to announce the availability of new SharePoint Client-Side Object Model (CSOM) version targeted for the Office 365 or more specifically for SharePoint and Project Online. April 2019 release.
points by Özkök 5 days ago | | 0 comments
Office 365 Groups Naming Policy Now Configurable in Azure Active Directory Portal (
The Groups section of the Azure Active Directory portal now includes a preview of a feature to configure the Office 365 Groups naming policy without going near PowerShell.
points by Møller 5 days ago | | 0 comments
SharePoint Dev Ecosystem / SharePoint PnP - May 2019 update now available (
  Latest monthly summary of SharePoint Development guidance for SharePoint Online and on-premises is now available from the SharePoint Dev Blog. Check the latest news, samples and other guidance from this summary.   SharePoint Dev Ecosystem / SharePoint PnP - May 2019 update - at SP Dev Blog
points by Martin 6 days ago | | 0 comments
BIG updates to our free Health Check App: Microsoft Flow, PowerApps, more in-depth reports (
Tailoring SharePoint with applications to meet organizational needs is considered crucial for business productivity. However, extending SharePoint can also negatively affect your SharePoint environment health. That's why we have launched our free SharePoint Applications Health Check App.
points by Gräfe 6 days ago | | 0 comments
SharePoint security fixes released with May 2019 PU and offered through Microsoft Update (
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 4464573 – Sh…
points by Gill 6 days ago | | 0 comments
SharePoint Virtual Summit (
points by Wells yesterday | | 0 comments
The Ultimate SharePoint Governance Template (
If you are looking for a complete SharePoint Governance Template for your organization - you can download one for free here.
points by آرضایی 2 weeks ago | | 0 comments
Patch your SharePoint Server to the latest Public Update ASAP (
Earlier this year, a vulnerability was found various versions of SharePoint Server and got assigned the ID CVE-2019-0604. Learn why you should patch ASAP!
points by Gill 2 weeks ago | | 0 comments
Plan your permissions strategy (
Recommendations when you plan permissions in SharePoint Online, includes information on SharePoint Groups, site collection administrators, and securing data.
points by Ida 2 weeks ago | | 0 comments
Microsoft Previews Azure Active Directory Entitlement Management (
Microsoft launched the preview of Entitlement Management, a new part of their Azure Active Directory Identity Governance program. The idea is that you can manage access to resources via policy.
points by Velasco 1 weeks ago | | 0 comments
Publishing Planner Tasks to To-Do (
From version 1.56 on, you can synchronize your My Tasks list from Planner to To-Do. The integration works well and it's easy to manage tasks in To-Do. Some of the more advanced actions aren't available in To-Do, but a quick link to Planner solves the problem.
points by Niclas Holter 2 weeks ago | | 0 comments
CVE-2019-0604: Details of a Microsoft SharePoint RCE Vulnerability (
Last month, Microsoft released patches to address two remote code execution (RCE) vulnerabilities in SharePoint. In both Critical-rated cases, an attacker could send a specially crafted request to execute their code in the context of the SharePoint application pool and the SharePoint server farm acc
points by Mitchelle 2 weeks ago | | 0 comments
Microsoft Teams wins Enterprise Connect Best in Show award and delivers new experiences for the intelligent workplace (
This week marks the second anniversary of the worldwide launch of Microsoft Teams. Today, we are celebrating how our customers are using Teams as well as announcing eight new capabilities that make collaboration more inclusive, effective, and secure.
points by jgutierrez 4 days ago | | 0 comments
To Share or not to Share? A must-read for SharePoint Site owners (
As a SharePoint Site Owner, you must make one important decision about your SharePoint site: To Share or not to Share. This post helps you make the decision
points by mtorres 1 weeks ago | | 0 comments
SharePoint/sp-dev-docs (
SharePoint Developer Documentation. Contribute to SharePoint/sp-dev-docs development by creating an account on GitHub.
points by Chester 2 weeks ago | | 0 comments
Microsoft Releases Previews of Azure Active Directory Management Features (
Microsoft this week announced a couple of previews for IT pros using the Azure Active Directory identity and access management service.
points by Roger 3 weeks ago | | 0 comments
Microsoft Announces Azure Government Secret (
Microsoft recently announced Azure Government Secret. This new offering is suitable for DoD Impact Level 6 and Director of National Intelligence (DNI) ICD 503 accreditation.
points by Caroline 3 weeks ago | | 0 comments
Creating and Publishing a Teams Directory (
If your Office 365 tenant has many private Teams, you might run the risk that people create duplicate teams because they don't know that a team already exists. Teams doesn't have a separate directory
points by Møller 3 weeks ago | | 0 comments
Limiting SharePoint Storage for Teams (
One of the great things about Teams is the way that it orchestrates Office 365 resources like SharePoint Online sites. The downside is that a tenant's valuable SharePoint storage quota might be absorbed by a profusion of Teams.
points by Velasco 2 weeks ago | | 0 comments
Recap of announcements from Microsoft Build 2019 Vision Keynote (Satya Nadella) (
Good morning from Microsoft Build! Jussi Roine attended the keynote with Satya Nadella. Here's his recap on the biggest announcements
points by Douglas 3 weeks ago | | 0 comments
Welcome to Microsoft Search, intelligent search for the modern workplace (
- Bill Baer, Senior Product Manager, Microsoft Search @williambaer Introducing Microsoft Search   Today, we’re announcing general availability of Microsoft Search, an intelligent, enterprise search experience from Microsoft that applies the artificial intelligence technology (AI) from Bing and deep ...
points by Chester 2 weeks ago | | 0 comments
Office 365 Reaches 180 Million Monthly Active Users (
At their Q3 FY19 earnings call, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella said that Office 365 is now used by 180 million monthly active users. Office 365 is now growing at more than 4 million users per month.
points by etahincioğlu 4 weeks ago | | 0 comments
Next >>