OFF Broadcast for May 10, 2019

M365 at Build — huzzah!!!

https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/microsoft-365/blog/2019/05/06/build-2019-people-centered-experiences-microsoft-365-productivity-cloud/

Bitlocker management updates

https://techcommunity.microsoft.com/t5/Enterprise-Mobility-Security/Microsoft-expands-BitLocker-management-capabilities-for-the/ba-p/544329

  • Updates to management and visibility
  • Impacts MBAM, Intune and SCCM approaches — positively
  • New features coming in CY19 — MBAM migration, single use keys, etc.

SharePoint — lists from lists or Excel rolling

https://techcommunity.microsoft.com/t5/Microsoft-SharePoint-Blog/Create-SharePoint-lists-from-Excel-or-other-lists/ba-p/533395

  • Announced at SPC18
  • Heading to targeted release in May

ICYMI — O365 unified labels and their impact on retention-disposal-archiving in EXO

https://blogs.technet.microsoft.com/exchange/2019/05/01/faqs-on-office-365-retention-disposal-archiving/

  • Good read on impact of labels and MFA, MRM, etc.
  • Note the repeat but different acronyms- we’re talking Message Records Management and Managed Folder Assistant this Time
  • Great overview of deletion and retention

Power BI On-premises Data Gateway May Update

https://powerbi.microsoft.com/en-us/blog/on-premises-data-gateway-may-2019-update-is-now-available/

  • Gateway perf monitoring
  • Redshift refresh
  • As per usual, mashup engine is updated

Power BI Service Report Commenting

https://powerbi.microsoft.com/en-us/blog/announcing-report-commenting-for-power-bi-service-and-mobile/

  • Page and visual level commenting
  • Bookmarking for context
  • Definitely @ me!
  • Note the implications around RLS!

PowerApps Canvas Apps Accessibility Guidelines Whitepaper

https://powerapps.microsoft.com/en-us/blog/powerapps-canvas-app-accessibility-guidelines/

Microsoft Flow at Build

https://flow.microsoft.com/en-us/blog/microsoft-flow-at-microsoft-build-2019-announcements-and-sessions/

Using AI to Stay Productive

https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/microsoft-365/blog/2019/05/06/minimize-distractions-stay-focused-ai-powered-updates-in-microsoft-365/