Office Flash Friday Broadcast for 1/11/2019

Show Notes

Power BI Desktop 2018 Recap
https://powerbi.microsoft.com/en-us/blog/happy-new-year-from-power-bi-desktop-2/

Over 150 substantive features added to Power BI Desktop in 2018; almost 3 a week!

Easy Embedding of Power BI Reports Internally
https://powerbi.microsoft.com/en-us/blog/easily-embed-secure-power-bi-reports-in-your-internal-portals-or-websites/

This gives you a nice middle option that was previously missing for embedding of
corporate reports.

Power BI On-premises Data Gateway December Update
https://powerbi.microsoft.com/en-us/blog/on-premises-data-gateway-december-2018-update-is-now-available/

* SAP BW SSO enhancements
* December Mashup Engine Update

Flow Conference Sessions Available On-demand
https://flow.microsoft.com/en-us/blog/catch-all-the-microsoft-flow-conference-sessions-on-demand/

Find out what 300,000 people already did.

Flow Updates
https://flow.microsoft.com/en-us/blog/filter-resources-in-the-flow-portal-and-two-new-connectors/

* Filter your Flows – yes please!
* SharePoint Page Approvals with Flow
* New connectors (Acumatica, Plumsail HelpDesk)

MyAnalytics More Broadly Available
https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/microsoft-365/blog/2019/01/02/myanalytics-the-fitness-tracker-for-work-is-now-more-broadly-available/

If you have a plan with Exchange Online (Business Essentials, Business Premium E1, E3, and E5 plans), you will now have MyAnalytics.

TEAMS FIRST LINE WORKER EXPERIENCES
https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/microsoft-365/blog/2019/01/09/3-new-ways-microsoft-teams-empowers-firstline-workers-to-achieve-more/

* Shifts, location sharing, new smart camera
* Check out the GraphAPI for Shifts!
* https://products.office.com/en-us/microsoft-teams/staff-scheduling-software

AUTOMATING SECURITY WORKFLOWS WITH MCAS + MS FLOW!
https://techcommunity.microsoft.com/t5/Enterprise-Mobility-Security/Automating-Security-workflows-with-Microsoft-s-CASB-and-MS-Flow/ba-p/308575

Monitoring, ticket generation, etc.