Todd Kitta
Aug 2 · 2 min read

MCAS stopping TLS 1.0/1.1

https://techcommunity.microsoft.com/t5/Enterprise-Mobility-Security/End-of-support-for-TLS-1-0-and-1-1-in-Microsoft-Cloud-App/ba-p/770507

  • And really — isnt it time???
  • Make sure agent versions meet reqs

Office 365 component Skype for Business Online End of Life announced

https://techcommunity.microsoft.com/t5/Microsoft-Teams-Blog/Skype-for-Business-Online-to-Be-Retired-in-2021/ba-p/777833

ICYMI: M365 July Roundup

https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/microsoft-365/blog/2019/07/31/new-to-microsoft-365-in-july-updates-azure-ad-microsoft-teams-outlook/

  • FIDO + TVM on security side — Shiny security goodness!
  • Teams (see sep. teams roundup)
  • MS Quick Poll (see Forms entry)

ICYMI: Teams July Roundup

https://techcommunity.microsoft.com/t5/Microsoft-Teams-Blog/What-s-New-in-Microsoft-Teams-July-2019/ba-p/779946

  • @less mentions
  • Channel moderation
  • Live captions in live events + meetings in preview
  • Teams Rooms updates
  • Network Planner Preview
  • GCC updates

Azure AD App Proxy support for SAML is GA!

https://techcommunity.microsoft.com/t5/Azure-Active-Directory-Identity/Azure-AD-Application-Proxy-support-for-SAML-based-Apps-is-GA/ba-p/566356

  • One of our fav AAD features now w/SAML!
  • Allows broader compat options for on-prem SAML apps

MS Forms — June/July Roundup

https://techcommunity.microsoft.com/t5/Microsoft-Forms-Blog/What-s-new-in-June-July-in-Microsoft-Forms/ba-p/773848

  • QuickPoll int. w/Outlook
  • Branching support
  • Theme recommendations
  • Office.com quiz creation

User activity expiration policy for O365 groups in Private Preview

https://techcommunity.microsoft.com/t5/Office-365-Blog/User-Activity-based-Expiration-Policy-for-Office-365-groups-is/ba-p/762598

  • Combined activity signal = is it used
  • Signals from Outlook, Teams, SharePoint
  • Triggers expiration action

Changes to Office Client Activation

https://techcommunity.microsoft.com/t5/Office-365-Blog/Office-365-Client-Licensing-and-Activation-Improvements/ba-p/763694

ICYMI: PA/Flow License options changes

https://powerapps.microsoft.com/en-us/blog/new-licensing-options-for-powerapps-and-flow/

  • Read it to understand more options to support dedicated PA/Flow scenarios
  • Replaces P1/P2 plans
  • Note the addition of PowerApps portals

More Flow Updates

https://flow.microsoft.com/en-us/blog/july-updates-for-microsoft-flow/

  • Work with SharePoint folders including zip extraction
  • SharePoint check in/check out
  • Work with SharePoint permissions
  • Work with modern Document Sets
  • Use Flow (and PowerApps) with Azure DevOps
  • Approvals for tenant guests (note the limitations)
  • You can now rename actions that downstream actions depend on!
  • New connectors

Copy and Paste for Flow Actions!

https://flow.microsoft.com/en-us/blog/introducing-clipboard-in-flow-designer-and-three-new-user-experience-updates/

  • The Clipboard feature allows you to more easily reuse actions you’ve already configured intra- or inter-Flow
  • You can copy a Scope action which contains child actions
  • Also: enhanced create experience, enhanced Flow detail page, enhanced run UX

Flow Conference Coming Up on September 10th

https://flow.microsoft.com/en-us/blog/register-for-the-microsoft-flow-online-conference-2019/

Register today!

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