Announcement #4 in What’s New From Microsoft in January 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 January of 2021.
New Collaboration, Productivity, and Security Services Announced
Microsoft announced several updates to Teams to expand the productivity of customers. These include breakout rooms for meetings, publishing tasks to frontline workers, and managing approval processes. Specifically, the new Approval tool brings approvals from Microsoft Power Automate and even third-party tools like ServiceNow into Teams in a single, consistent experience. Excel now allows custom functions using Lambda without the business user needing to write any code. And the new Application Guard technologies are now integrated into the Office suite allowing deeper protection of files and content. These and other announcements for the Microsoft 365 suite can be found here: Read More +