Archive for the ‘Tools, Tips & Utilities’ Category

New! Dynamics 365 Virtual Agent for Customer Service is available for preview

Dynamics 365 Virtual Agent.. So, the new cloud service which was announced in the public preview in April 2019 is now available (still in preview). It goes without saying, so easy to develop and deploy the virtual agent / bot, I actually did one within 15 minutes…. no boundaries on what you can do with this technology, definitely one of the game changer(s) in digital transformation .

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June 5, 2019 · Rahul Desai · No Comments
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Managing Windows 10 with Intune – The Many Ways to Enrol

There are many ways to enrol Windows 10 devices into Microsoft Intune for device management. Some are User-driven and some controlled by IT administrators, Some exist to support BYOD programs and others to streamline modern provisioning scenarios and management for corporate-owned devices.

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September 2, 2018 · Rahul Desai · No Comments
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PowerApps Governance and Deployment Whitepaper is now available

PowerApps is a high-productivity application development platform from Microsoft. The platform is used by Microsoft to build their own 1st party applications Dynamics 365 for Sales, Service, Field Service, Marketing and Talent. This means these applications are built natively on the platform. Enterprise customers can also build their own custom line of business applications using the same technology. Individual users and teams within your organization can also build personal or team productivity applications with no-code or low-code.

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August 19, 2018 · Rahul Desai · No Comments
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Azure IoT Reference Architecture update


Azure IoT Reference Architecture update | Blog | Microsoft Azure

May 27, 2018 · Rahul Desai · No Comments
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Top Partner Product Questions


Review the top product questions asked by Partners during the presales and deployment phases of their customer projects – including deployment, configuration, demos, migration, value proposition, and licensing

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May 22, 2018 · Rahul Desai · No Comments
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Notifiable Data Breaches scheme| Office of the Australian Information Commissioner – OAIC


The Notifiable Data Breaches (NDB) scheme under Part IIIC of the Privacy Act 1988 (Privacy Act) established requirements for entities in responding to data breaches. Entities have data breach notification obligations when a data breach is likely to result in serious harm to any individuals whose personal information is involved in the breach.

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May 22, 2018 · Rahul Desai · No Comments
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Use Compliance Manager to help meet data protection and regulatory requirements when using Microsoft cloud services – Office 365


Compliance Manager, a workflow-based risk assessment tool in the Microsoft Service Trust Portal, enables you to track, assign, and verify your organization’s regulatory compliance activities related to Microsoft cloud services, such as Office 365, Dynamics 365 and Microsoft Azure.

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May 22, 2018 · Rahul Desai · No Comments
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Power BI Desktop April 2018 Feature Summary

Reporting : Q&A Explorer (preview), Buttons to trigger actions, Combo chart line styles, Improved default sort for visuals, Numeric Slicer now generally available

Analytics : Update your linguistic schema, New DAX function: COMBINEVALUES()

Custom visuals : Organizational visuals now generally available, Overview by CloudScope, Icon Map by Altius, Hexbin Scatterplot

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May 7, 2018 · Rahul Desai · No Comments
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Create Dynamics CRM Plugins with almost no code….more at the link below:


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May 4, 2018 · Rahul Desai · No Comments
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Continuous integration and deployment using Data Factory | Microsoft Azure

April 9, 2018 · Rahul Desai · No Comments
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