The CSP Revolution Newsletter – June 2021

MICROSOFT ANNOUNCEMENTS Query Delta Lake files using T-SQL in Azure Synapse Analytics (public preview) https://azure.microsoft.com/en-us/updates/reading-delta-lake-with-t-sql-azure-synapse-analytics-serverless-sql-pools-public-preview/   Cognitive Services – Form Recognizer adds new version in general availability https://azure.microsoft.com/en-us/updates/cognitive-services-form-recognizer-adds-new-version-in-general-availability/ Azure Storage Blob inventory public preview is now available in all public regions https://azure.microsoft.com/en-us/updates/azure-storage-blob-inventory-preview-is-now-available-in-all-public-regions/ PowerShell support in Durable Functions is now generally available https://azure.microsoft.com/en-us/updates/powershell-support-in-durable-functions-is-now-generally-available/ Azure Security Center […]

The CSP Revolution Newsletter – May 2021

MICROSOFT ANNOUNCEMENTS Enhancements to encryption using customer managed keys for Azure Backup https://azure.microsoft.com/en-us/updates/azure-backup-cmk-enhancements-preview/   Azure Data Factory announces Data Flow general availability in two new Azure regions https://azure.microsoft.com/en-us/updates/azure-data-factory-announces-data-flow-general-availability-in-two-new-azure-regions/ Announcing general availability of new M-series Msv2/Mdsv2 Medium Memory VMs for memory-optimized workloads https://azure.microsoft.com/en-us/updates/announcing-general-availability-of-new-mseries-msv2mdsv2-medium-memory-vms-for-memoryoptimized-workloads/ Open source API Portal now generally available https://azure.microsoft.com/en-us/updates/apiportal/ Azure Automation support for System […]

The CSP Revolution Newsletter – April 2021

MICROSOFT ANNOUNCEMENTS Directory scoped shared access signatures (SAS) generally available NOW AVAILABLE Directory scoped SAS allows more granular access assignment for ADLS Gen2. Azure Blob Storage Azure Data Lake Storage Security SDK and Tools Services Features Directory scoped shared access signatures (SAS) generally available Azure Data Explorer performance update (EngineV3) is now generally available NOW […]

The CSP Revolution Newsletter – March 2021

MICROSOFT ANNOUNCEMENTS Dynamics 365 Licensing Guide March 2021 Download    Microsoft Power Apps, Microsoft Power Automate and Microsoft Power Virtual Agents Licensing Guide Download  Data insights without limit, security without compromise https://powerbi.microsoft.com/en-us/blog/data-insights-without-limit-security-without-compromise/ Do you provide CSP Licensing to Educational Institutions? This is Definitely for you! There is a new Promo available for CSP education customers […]

The CSP Revolution Newsletter – February 2021

MICROSOFT ANNOUNCEMENTS Monitoring your Azure Data Explorer Clusters with Azure Monitor (Insights) – public preview Azure Monitor for Azure Data Explorer (public preview) provides comprehensive monitoring of your Azure Data Explorer clusters by delivering a unified view of the performance, operations, and usage. Monitoring your Azure Data Explorer Clusters with Azure Monitor (Insights) – public […]

The CSP Revolution Newsletter – December 2020

MICROSOFT ANNOUNCEMENTS 6 steps to a holistic security strategy Success starts with security. Learn how adding Microsoft Enterprise Mobility + Security gives you an advantage when building out your company’s security. Get the Free eBook Get real-world security strategies For most organisations, security continues to be a number one priority. The reality is that yesterday’s […]

The CSP Revolution Newsletter – October 2020

MICROSOFT ANNOUNCEMENTS Get ready for the updated customer association experience and usage incentives for Microsoft 365 On October 1, Microsoft will update the Claiming Partner of Record (CPOR) and the Online Services Usage Incentive program for Microsoft 365 (OSU-M365). The updates will improve the claims process, provide greater visibility into your customers’ Microsoft 365 usage, […]

The CSP Revolution Newsletter – September 2020

Announcements from Microsoft: Microsoft Teams Meeting Recordings now in SA: Meeting recordings are stored in Microsoft Stream cloud storage. Recordings are retained and available for viewing and download for 21 days. Currently, the meeting recording feature is turned off for customers whose Teams data is stored in-country if Microsoft Stream isn’t available in the in-country […]

The CSP Revolution Newsletter – August 2020

Announcements from Microsoft: Goodbye Modern Workplace, Hello Modern Work and Security The Modern Workplace has been renamed to Modern Work and security. Modern Work and Security Inspire sessions totally worth the watch for resellers with a Modern Work and Security focus: Modern Work & Security at Microsoft Inspire the Microsoft Inspire Hub for Modern Work […]