Date: Friday, Jan 31, 2020
Reading time: 7 minutes.

Microsoft 365 Updates: SharePoint, Excel, Security, Compliance, Outlook, Teams

Key Updates and Announcements Happy Friday and welcome to this weeks Microsoft 365 update. There are several interesting updates this week, a few which will impact people, how they get their work done, and may require change management to assist people understand the changes. Microsoft Compliance Score helps address the ever-changing data privacy landscape Click here for more information Microsoft have announced new compliance assessments now in public preview These assessments will assist organisations to gauge their compliance scores against their regulation requirements New assessments include ISO/IEC 27701:2019, California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA), Brazil Lei Geral de Proteção de Dados (LGPD), and SOC 1 Type 2 and SOC 2 Type 2 img {width: 50%height: auto;border: 2px solid lightgrey;background: lightgrey;}.



Date: Friday, Jan 24, 2020
Reading time: 9 minutes.

Microsoft 365 Updates: Power Automate, Yammer, Outlook, OneDrive, Bing, and Stream

Key Updates Relabelling of Microsoft Flow to Power Automate This update is more informational as it won’t affect how existing flows execute. Microsoft is rebranding of Microsoft Flow to Power Automate and therefore from January 30 the service health and message center will refer to the new Power Automate name. You should plan for this change by providing update information to your administration staff. Refreshing Microsoft Search in Bing user experience Microsoft Search in Bing collates search results from the web and your organisation, with the new changes a new “work” tab will available to assist highlight work related materials returned via a search.



Date: Friday, Jan 17, 2020
Reading time: 9 minutes.

Microsoft 365 Updates: Power platform, Teams, SharePoint, Exchange, Office 365, and Microsoft Edge

Key Updates Several nice updates this Week: New feature: Welcome a new colleague into Teams: Microsoft have updated their announcement stating this feature starts rolling out December 2019 and should be completed by mid January 2020. If you do not see this feature, expect to see it soon. New feature: Enhanced scheduling experience in Teams: This feature is expected to rollout mid February 2020 and introduces a new look with additional features when scheduling meetings from within Teams.



Date: Friday, Jan 10, 2020
Reading time: 5 minutes.

Microsoft 365 Updates: Findtime, Roadmap RSS, Outlook on the web, + more

Key Updates Happy Friday and welcome to the Microsoft 365 Weekly Update. Office 365 message center has seen several Updates, I’m quite interested in the following: Updated Feature: FindTime, updating back-end service: FindTime currently stores data within Azure, with the changes the scheduling information will be stored within an organisations mailbox. Here’s an overview of how FindTime currently stores data - Click here for more information New Feature: Microsoft 365 Roadmap, adding RSS feed for individual features: Due to popular demand, Microsoft are enabling the ability to track individual updates for the Microsoft 365 roadmap.



Date: Tuesday, Jan 7, 2020
Reading time: 2 minutes.

Moving your core customer data to Australian data centers, including Teams chat service data

Microsoft Teams Chat Service early migration option Microsoft have updated the Office 365 message center for Australian tenants with an information update regarding the migration of core customer data from a data center within region (a data center outside of Australia, located within the APAC region) to Microsoft’s Australian data centers. The announcement allows customers to opt in prior to 1st July, 2020 to ensure data is migrated prior to the 1st July, 2022.



Date: Friday, Jan 3, 2020
Reading time: 4 minutes.

Microsoft 365 Weeky Roundup

Microsoft continually refine features and release updates to their Microsoft 365 platform. Ensuring you’re aware of these changes, when they will occur, and the expected impact provides you the ability to successfully plan and execute these changes with the least amount of impact and disruption to your organisation. Microsoft 365 Roadmap Updates rolling out January 2020 Description: Public Preview of Fluid Framework for Office 365 customers Status : Rolling out Tags: Worldwide (Standard Multi-Tenant), Insider, Monthly Channel (Standard), Semi-annual (Standard) Release: January CY2020