Microsoft’s yearly developers and IT professionals conference, Microsoft Ignite, was held last week digitally across the globe from September 21-23, 2020. The three-day conference featured exciting announcements and new features on the Microsoft products you know and trust.
Probably the biggest news is the upcoming release of SharePoint Syntex coming out of Microsoft’s Project Cortex. This content management tool can extract important information from documents to allow all kinds of automation to occur.
Read more: Announcing SharePoint Syntex
Imaginet Recognized as Microsoft-Preferred to Deliver Content Services
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SharePoint Admin and Migration
Microsoft continues to improve the new SharePoint admin suite adding actionable insights and improved visibility on where and how sites are being created, and by whom.
Security and Compliance in SharePoint and OneDrive
New external collaboration tools are being added to SharePoint and OneDrive, including automatic expiration of external access, which rolled out already this week, look for it in your Tenants soon.
Workplace Communications and Employee Engagement Innovations
New innovations for workplace communications and employee engagement are coming. Not the least of which is the ability to put your high traffic Intranet SharePoint home page directly into Teams with the Home Site App. Also, new updates for News Feeds and soon to be added email digests will ensure communication gets out to those who should see it.
Want to take advantage of these new features?
All this and much more was announced at this years Ignite, but you don’t have to worry about staying up-to-date on the latest technology and features—that’s what Imaginet is here for. As a 19-time Microsoft Gold Partner, our consultants are Microsoft Partner Network certified and are required to take Microsoft technical exams to stay current on the latest news.
We can perform an assessment of your current environment and provide suggestions on the ways to take advantage of all these new announcements. Reach out to schedule a free virtual consultation today!