Microsoft Newsletter

More Teams Updates Announced

Microsoft Teams continues to gain many new features and capabilities each month. Teams is being positioned as the center of the employee “digital fabric” and the latest updates continue to enhance these capabilities. The March updates include the integration of Microsoft Search into Teams, support for Customer Lockbox to control company data during support efforts …

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Microsoft Announces Two New Azure Regions

Microsoft is expanding its global presence with two new Azure regions being announced. First, Microsoft announced the fourth region in India which will be in the Hyderabad area. This new region will provide Azure, Microsoft 365, and Dynamics 365 services with availability zones. Second, Microsoft announced the fifth region in China which will be in …

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Microsoft Security Solutions Cover More Clouds

Microsoft is now the only major cloud provider to offer security solutions that span the top three major cloud providers in the world – Azure, AWS, and Google Cloud Platform (GCP). The Microsoft Defender for Cloud solution previously supported Azure and AWS. The solution now offers GCP support. Defender for Cloud checks for weak and …

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Microsoft Expands Accessibility Commitment

Bonus Announcement in What’s New From Microsoft in April 2021 Every month Microsoft announces hundreds of new features, capabilities, and services across the Microsoft cloud platforms – Azure, Dynamics 365, and Microsoft 365. We boil it down to what is most important and share them via our monthly newsletter.  Here is our bonus announcement (#6) …

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Active Geo-Replication for Azure SQL Hyperscale Now Available in Preview

Announcement #4 in What’s New From Microsoft in April 2021 Every month Microsoft announces hundreds of new features, capabilities, and services across the Microsoft cloud platforms – Azure, Dynamics 365, and Microsoft 365. We boil it down to what is most important and share them via our monthly newsletter.  Here is #4 for April of …

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Microsoft acquires Kinvolk to accelerate container-optimized innovation

Announcement #3 in What’s New From Microsoft in April 2021 Every month Microsoft announces hundreds of new features, capabilities, and services across the Microsoft cloud platforms – Azure, Dynamics 365, and Microsoft 365. We boil it down to what is most important and share them via our monthly newsletter.  Here is #3 for April of …

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