Microsoft Tech News and Product Updates: 10/18/20

Happy Monday! I hope you had a great weekend. Please find below an overview of last weeks product news, post and announcements. 

Product News, Tech Posts & Announcements from last week

Azure Infrastructure
Make the most of Azure to reduce your cloud spendYouTube
What’s new for Azure VMware solution to accelerate cloud migrationYouTube
What is Azure Hybrid Benefit?Tech Community
Bring compute, storage, and intelligence to the edge with Azure Stack EdgeAzure Friday
  
Business Applications
Introducing an empowering new role: Microsoft Power Platform App MakerPower Apps
Solving automation challenge at Microsoft with citizen development, Microsoft Power PlatformIT Showcase
Azure AI & IoT | Smart Office Reopening with RXR RealtyMechanics
Delivering Better Customer Experience with Omni ChannelChannel 9
Highlights from Dynamics 365 release wave 2Dynamics
  
Windows
Disabling legacy scripting engine JScript in Internet ExplorerIT Pro
  
App Dev
Apps can now narrate what they see in the world as well as people doCognitive Services
Announcing Azure Data Explorer data connector for Azure Synapse (preview)Synapse
Build your full-PaaS IoT solution with Azure SQL DatabaseAzure SQL
Microsoft AI breakthrough in automatic image captioningYouTube
  
Microsoft 365
Learning and Networking Days – two FREE, one-day events from the EU Collaboration Summit event teamMicrosoft 365
Managing communities & channels in TeamsYouTube
What is Microsoft Teams? How to use the new version. (2021)Mechanics
  
Security
Azure Defender for IoT is now in public previewIoT
What is Conditional AccessDocs
Top 10 Best Practices for Azure SecurityTech Community
Securing Administrative Access to Microsoft Cloud App Security and Defender for IdentitiesSecurity
CISO Stressbusters: 7 tips for weathering the cybersecurity stormsSecurity
Announcing the Zero Trust Deployment CenterSecurity
  
ManufacturingManufacturing Blog
Rockwell Automation and Microsoft Addressing Industrial Digital Transformation Challenges TogetherIndustry Week
Cyber Risks Continue to Grow in ManufacturingMAPI
Suspicious Minds: Non-Technical Signs Your Business Might Have Been HackedNIST
  

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Microsoft Tech News and Product Updates: 9/21/2020

Happy Monday! I hope you had a great weekend. Please find below an overview of last weeks product news, post and announcements. 

Ignite virtual conference is this week, click image below to goto myignite and register.

Product News, Tech Posts & Announcements from last week

Azure Infrastructure
How to monitor Kubernetes workloads with Azure Monitor for ContainersAzure
Preparing for what’s next: Building landing zones for successful cloud migrationsAzure
Simplify financial reporting with cost allocation—now in previewAzure
NFS 4.1 support for Azure Files is now in previewAzure
Azure Shared Disk Support for Clustered SAP ASCS/SCS on Windows ClusterSAP
  
Business Applications
Microsoft Learn LTI ApplicationTech Community
Your guide to Microsoft Business Applications sessions at Ignite 2020Dynamics 365
Power Apps at Microsoft Ignite Virtual ConferencePowerApps
  
Windows
Planning for new capabilities in Windows 10Tech Community
  
App Dev
Azure Container Instances – Docker integration now in Docker Desktop stable releaseAzure
Microsoft announces new Project OneFuzz framework, an open source developer tool to find and fix bugs at scaleSecure Coding
Query options in Azure Synapse AnalyticsJames Serra
You’re Not Solving the Problem You Think You’re SolvingAI Show
  
Microsoft 365
OneDrive Roadmap Roundup – August 2020OneDrive
Microsoft Ignite 2020 guide to SharePoint, OneDrive, Planner, Stream, Visio and ListsTech Community
Your Guide to Microsoft Teams @ Ignite 2020Tech Community
Microsoft 365 Network Connectivity Guide to Ignite 2020Tech Community
Enable a Seamless Remote Work Experience for your UsersTech Community
Guide to Microsoft Ignite 2020 – Task Management EditionTech Community
Microsoft 365 Admin Guide to Ignite 2020 (Part 1) – IT Efficiency and AgilityTech Community
Project Cortex Update – Getting Ready for Ignite 2020Tech Community
Deploying Microsoft Teams across Microsoft hinged on good governanceIT Showcase
  
Security
What’s new: Office 365 Advanced Threat Protection connector in Public PreviewTech Community
Secure external collaboration using sensitivity labelsSecurity
STRONTIUM: Detecting new patterns in credential harvestingThreat
Microsoft Security: Use baseline default tools to accelerate your security careerSecurity
  
ManufacturingManufacturing Blog
Where Will Manufacturing Get Highly Skilled Workers for the Digital Revolution?Industry Week
Webcast: Modernizing Technician Training with Augmented RealityPTC
OT Is Low-Hanging Fruit for Cybercriminals: What to Do about ItIndustry Week
Microsoft finds underwater datacenters are reliable, practical and use energy sustainablyInnovation
Manufacturers: Pre-Purchase Guide for EquipmentNIST
How AI and Automation Benefit the Supply ChainMBT
  

View previous weeks news, tech posts and announcements here on Linkedin or follow me on Twitter @MrLouisG

Your Microsoft team  and I value your partnership and we are committed to helping you achieve more.  Please reach out to us if you need assistance. Have a great week!