Using Active Directory Dynamic Groups to manage Owners and Members of Microsoft Teams

With the announcement of Microsoft Dataflex for Teams announced last week, and the possibility of creating Power App solutions with a relational database back-end within Microsoft Teams, it got me thinking about how organisational wide access to these solutions from within Microsoft Teams would work.

Implementing a Power Platform Centre of Excellence

Have you deployed Microsoft’s Power Platform and asked yourself – “Do I have the correct policies and processes in place to successfully support my organisation?” Microsoft’s Power Platform supports citizen developers with a low-code approach to building professional-grade applications. This offers the ability for employees across all departments to rapidly build low-code apps that modernise … Continue reading Implementing a Power Platform Centre of Excellence

Microsoft Viva – Is it really worth all the hype?

Microsoft Viva - Microsoft’s latest offering to target Productivity & Employee Experience (EXP). Microsoft Viva builds on the power of Teams and Microsoft 365 to unify the employee experience across four key areas — Engagement, Wellbeing, Learning and Knowledge — in an integrated experience that empowers people to be their best. So what is Viva, and why the hype?

Microsoft Power Platform: 2021 Release Wave 1

The Microsoft Power Platform Release Plan for the 2021 release wave 1 describes all new features releasing from April 2021 through September 2021, with early access available from 1st February 2021 and generally available 1st April 2021. Highlights include: Power Apps Duplicate detection to the Unified Interface experience,Improved accessibility for business process flow in mobile,Enhanced … Continue reading Microsoft Power Platform: 2021 Release Wave 1

Announcing the General Availability of Geospatial Features in Power Apps

Geospatial features will enable Power Apps citizen developers to improve the functionality of their apps with the latest editions of both ‘Address Input’ and the ‘Interactive Map Component’. The address input component dynamically suggests multiple potential address matches as you type and automatically completes the address when an option is selected – which creates a … Continue reading Announcing the General Availability of Geospatial Features in Power Apps

Looking to integrate Microsoft Approvals within Teams?

Microsoft Approvals for Teams now available within all tenants. Approvals in Microsoft Teams enables everyone, from frontline workers to corporate headquarters employees, to easily create, manage, and share approvals directly from your hub for teamwork. Add the Approvals app in TeamsStart an approval flow directly within a Teams chat or channel conversationCreate an approval from … Continue reading Looking to integrate Microsoft Approvals within Teams?

News: Over 200 million users rely on SharePoint as Microsoft is again recognised as a Leader in the 2020 Gartner Content Services Platforms Magic Quadrant

This time last year, at Ignite 2019, it was announced SharePoint had reached 100 million monthly active cloud users. Today, December 2020, it was announced SharePoint has reached 200 million monthly active cloud users. Growing faster than ever - 2X YOY Leading in the Gartner Content Services Platforms Magic Quadrant For the fourth year in … Continue reading News: Over 200 million users rely on SharePoint as Microsoft is again recognised as a Leader in the 2020 Gartner Content Services Platforms Magic Quadrant

Microsoft announces Microsoft Power Automate Desktop as Generally Available and Introduces Power Automate Process Advisor

Microsoft Power Automate Desktop is now generally available. With the general availability, the capabilities that were announced at Microsoft Ignite, and have been in preview for the past year, are now available to all, providing a robust RPA experience that is accessible for everyone.  Introducing a new tool – Power Automate Process Advisor, now available … Continue reading Microsoft announces Microsoft Power Automate Desktop as Generally Available and Introduces Power Automate Process Advisor