Microsoft Tech News and Product Updates: 11/9/2020

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

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Product News, Tech Posts & Announcements from last week

Azure Infrastructure
Reduce costs with new memory-optimized Azure Virtual Machines certified for SAP HANAAzure
At-scale migration automation support with Azure Migrate and Azure PowerShellAzure
SAP Application Server AutoScaling in Azure IntroductionSAP
Azure Defender for Key VaultAzure
Understanding Backup Storage Redundancy in Azure SQL | Data ExposedYouTube
  
Business Applications
How to Create a No Code AI App with Azure Cognitive Services and Power AppsTech Community
New pilot project knocks down ‘contact list’ blockers for Microsoft sellersIT Showcase
Always On Service with Dynamics 365Mechanics
How consumer goods organizations are adapting by going D2CDynamics
  
Windows
Microsoft ‘Aquila’: System Center Operations Manager in the cloudZDNet
  
App Dev
Introducing Flexible Server in Azure Database for PostgreSQL & MySQLChannel 9
GitHub CodespacesChannel 9
  
Microsoft 365
Power your digital transformation with insights from Microsoft Productivity ScoreMicrosoft 365
Project for the web – October 2020 UpdateProject
We’re improving search usage reports in SharePoint Online with Microsoft SearchSharePoint
The Yammer Flipbook – an interactive guide to YammerYammer
What’s new with Microsoft 365 | October 2020YouTube
What’s new in Outlook on the WebYouTube
Microsoft 365 Network Connectivity Testing ToolsYouTube
  
Security
How to Auto-apply Retention Labels using Compliance Center – Three Part Video SeriesSecurity
Microsoft recognized as a Leader in the 2020 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Information ArchivingSecurity
  
ManufacturingManufacturing Blog
Move to Microsoft Azure boosts Microsoft’s inventory management systemIT Showcase
Aerospace CEO: Spread Your Wings to Spread the RiskMBT
The Future of Connected DevicesNIST
What Makes a High-Performance Organization?Industry Week
5 Lessons from Silicon Valley that Translate to ManufacturingIndustry Week
  

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Have a great week!

Microsoft Tech News & Product Updates: 10/26/2020

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
Microsoft And SpaceX: The Final Frontier For Cloud ComputingForbes
Disaster recovery through stretch clustering with Azure Stack HCIYouTube
Running Containers on Azure – All Options ExplainedTech Community
Load Balancing on Azure – An OverviewTech Community
  
Business Applications
Power Series Episode #034: Building Power BI and Power Apps all in one occasion.YouTube
Power BI October 2020 Feature SummaryPower BI
  
Windows
Security baseline (DRAFT): Windows 10 and Windows Server, version 20H2Tech Community
What’s new for IT pros in Windows 10, version 20H2Tech Community
Stay up to date with Windows ServerTech Community
  
App Dev
5 Things you didn’t know about Azure SQL DatabaseTips & Tricks
Quickly get started with samples in Azure Synapse AnalyticsBig Data
Serverless Streaming At Scale with Azure SQLTech Community
Managing and Rotating Secrets with Azure KeyVault, Managed Services, and some automation – Part 1Tech Community
Zone Redundancy for Azure SQL Database general purpose tier now in previewAzure SQL
Top Azure Synapse Analytics and Power BI questionsJames Serra
  
Microsoft 365
Managing Attention for Employee Wellness & ProductivityAdoption
Stay in Teams: Using Microsoft Teams with External Apps like Slack and WebexTeams
Surface Hub’s Windows 10 Team 2020 Update available October 27Surface
Does Microsoft Teams Replace SharePoint Online?Power-ful
  
Security
Azure AD provisioning, now with attribute mapping, improved performance and more!Tech Community
What’s New and What’s Coming in Information Protection?Tech Community
Secure Score Over Time Power BI DashboardTech Community
Conditional Access AdoptionTech Community
What’s New: Entity Insights for Convenient Investigation Checks is Now in Public PreviewTech Community
Auto-disable malicious inbox rules!Tech Community
Introducing an exciting new way to review and manage Microsoft DLP alertsTech Community
Microsoft 365 Defender enriches the Microsoft Defender for Identity experienceTech Community
  
ManufacturingManufacturing Blog
IoT Signals Research, edition 2: global insights for 2020 and beyondIoT
Solving IoT device security at scale through standardsIoT
Addressing cybersecurity risk in industrial IoT and OTIoT
7 Essential Traits to Build a Resilient Growth StrategyNIST
A Well-Trained Workforce Is Manufacturing’s FutureIndustry Week
  

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

Have a great week!