Monthly Archives: October 2018

No OFF 2018-10-26

No show this week, but check out these:

MCAS and oAuth threat prevention
https://techcommunity.microsoft.com/t5/Enterprise-Mobility-Security/Managing-risky-3rd-party-app-permissions-with-Microsoft-s-CASB/ba-p/276401

• Approaches to detect and remediate oAuth permission grants across services.

iCYMI: Yammer Ip range shift > move to DNS firewall rules!
https://techcommunity.microsoft.com/t5/Yammer-Blog/Using-hard-coded-IP-addresses-for-Yammer-is-not-recommended/ba-p/276592

OFF 2018-10-19

Show Notes

Power BI Desktop October 2018 Update

https://powerbi.microsoft.com/en-us/blog/power-bi-desktop-october-2018-feature-summary/

* Added searching in filter cards
* Improved accessibility for editing charts and Q&A
* ArcGIS performance improvements
* Much improved DAX editor!
* Composite models and Aggregations support in the service
* Explain the increase/decrease for non-additive measures
* Web by Example connector is now GA
* SAP BW v2 connector is now GA
* SAP BW Message Server connector is now GA
* Vertica connector is now GA
* Dynamics NAV and Dynamics 365 Central connectors are now GA
* Dynamics 365 Central on-premises connector in preview
* Data profiling in Query Editor
* Fuzzy matching in Query Editor
* Control data export from reports

Aggregations now available in Power BI Service Preview

https://powerbi.microsoft.com/en-us/blog/aggregations-for-petabyte-scale-bi-available-in-the-power-bi-service/

Power BI Report Server Release Timing Update

https://powerbi.microsoft.com/en-us/blog/power-bi-report-server-release-timing-update/

Starting in 2019, Report Server and its associated Power BI Desktop will release
in January, May, and September.

Upcoming Web Cast on Power BI Data Flows

https://powerbi.microsoft.com/en-us/blog/webinar-10-23-advanced-data-prep-with-power-bi-dataflows-for-unified-data-and-powerful-insights/

PowerApps How-To Video Series

https://powerapps.microsoft.com/en-us/blog/how-to-videos/

Azure AD Federation Patterns

https://blogs.msdn.microsoft.com/mrochon/2018/09/04/federation-patterns-using-azure-ad/

OFF 2018-10-12

Show Notes

Power BI Developer September 2018 Roundup

https://powerbi.microsoft.com/en-us/blog/power-bi-developer-community-september-update-2018/

* Capacity Monitoring App for Power BI Embedded in Azure
* Advanced filtering via URL parameters
* Update connections between cloud and on-prem data sources programmatically
* USERNAME() now supports ASCII characters for a better RLS experience
* Beta of custom visuals supporting TypeScript 3.0.1 and more

Power BI Deep Dive into Custom Visuals

https://powerbi.microsoft.com/en-us/blog/deep-dive-in-the-organizational-custom-visuals/

If you are leveraging organizational custom visuals, or want to, make sure to
check out this post.

PowerApps and Flow Sessions Not to Miss from Ignite

https://powerapps.microsoft.com/en-us/blog/ignite-2018/

More weekend watching content!

PowerApps Enhancements to Make Creating New Apps Easier

https://powerapps.microsoft.com/en-us/blog/newpahomepage/

These enhancements are designed to make development of new apps more
straightforward for creators.

New Updates Coming to Office in October

https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/microsoft-365/blog/2018/10/02/new-inking-and-3d-updates-bring-presentation-design-to-the-next-level-this-and-more-coming-to-office-in-october/

* Use ink to create intelligent presentations in PowerPoint with Ink to Text
and Design Ideas
* New integration with To-Do and Outlook.com
* Use ink to manage tasks in To-Do
* Forms is now available to consumers in Public Preview!

Enhanced Integration Between PowerApps and Dynamics

https://powerapps.microsoft.com/en-us/blog/nocdspackage/

Previously it was required to install a package to achieve proper integration
between a Common Data Service database and Dynamics. This integration is now
built-in which provides a more seamless and reliable experience.

Public Preview of Win32 App Distribution via Intune

https://techcommunity.microsoft.com/t5/Enterprise-Mobility-Security/Sneak-peek-Public-preview-of-Win32-application-deployment-using/ba-p/264460

PowerApps Admin Analytics

https://powerapps.microsoft.com/en-us/blog/powerapps-admin-analytics-get-an-enterprise-wide-view-2/

NO OFF 2018-10-05

We’re doing studio maintenance this week, so no show today. Click here to check out the Ignite supershow from last week if you missed it!