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Training a Time-Series Forecasting Model Using Automated Machine Learning

- 17 min read-Paschal Alaemezie
Dive into the realm of time-series forecasting, where the unpredictable becomes predictable through Automated Machine Learning (AutoML). Read on to learn how AutoML can change your understanding of the future, and harness the power of prediction to shape your world.

To Try Out Microsoft Defender: Sign Up With the 90-day Free Microsoft 365 E5 Developer Program

- 5 min read-Thilak Kumar Singh
What's the best way to try out Microsoft Defender before your organization considers buying it? It might be the Microsoft 365 E5 Developer Program. Odd huh? Use a test developer license to test an admin feature. In this article, Thilak explains how you can sign up for the 90-day free Microsoft E5 Developer program or subscription and try the Microsoft Defender for Office Plan 2 for free. It explains how you can provide your personal details, create your Microsoft E5 sandbox, and verify your Microsoft account.

Achieving Effective Microsoft 365 Governance, Part 1

- 13 min read-Christian Buckley
Achieve effective Microsoft 365 governance with expert strategies for consultants and IT leaders, including defining clear objectives, involving stakeholders, developing a comprehensive governance framework, automating processes, and addressing potential gaps in Microsoft's solutions. Implement best practices for data classification, retention policies, compliance monitoring, and integrate third-party tools to enhance capabilities. Unlock the full potential of Microsoft 365 while ensuring data security, compliance, and operational efficiency.

Delegation and Least Privilege in Entra ID, Part 2

- 1 min read-Mahdi Tehrani
In this video I use the main concepts that I discussed to implement a delegation model in Entra ID. This implementation includes Dynamic Groups, Dynamic Administrative Units, Custom Roles and putting them all together to create the model.

Send an Approval Email in Table Format with an Attachment Using the Approval Action

- 38 min read-Rachel Irabor
Learn step by step how to create an automated flow, get an attachment (invoice) from a SharePoint list, create an approval email using the Approval action in Power Automate, send an email to someone with the attachment using the Start and wait for an approval action, capture their response, and troubleshoot.

Creating an Effective Microsoft 365 Copilot Plugin: A Comprehensive Guide

- 13 min read-Rubén Toribio
Unlock the potential of Microsoft 365 Copilot with our comprehensive guide to creating effective plugins. Learn step-by-step processes for custom prompts, connector plugins, and topics to enhance productivity and streamline workflows within your organization. Perfect for developers and IT professionals seeking to extend Microsoft Business Applications' capabilities.

Stripe Card Payment Features in Power Pages

- 7 min read-Ifeanyi Benny Iheagwara
Explore the steps you need to implement an effective card payment system in Power Pages. Learn how to build a site with Copilot, create effective data management for your site, set up your Stripe payment system and test this system.

Delegation and Least Privilege in Entra ID, Part 1

- 1 min read-Mahdi Tehrani
Least Privilege plays a crucial role in designing a security model in an environment and eventually moving to a Zero Trust approach. The previous video series (Designing a Delegation Model in Active Directory), we discussed Delegation in Active Directory and how to design a delegation model based on the concept of least privilege. However, Entra ID as a trending Identity Provider, needs to be treated the same way. So, in this video we discuss the main concepts like role, permissions, scopes, administrative unit and prepare ourselves for real implementation of the delegation model in Entra ID coming in next video.

SharePoint Premium: What Is It?

- 5 min read-Brian Alderman
Announced in 2023 and on track to release in 2024, SharePoint Premium is designed for organizations requiring advanced content management features and functionality. It’s a powerful solution for secure collaboration and efficient document management.

OneDrive: Use Files On-Demand - with Convenience Options

- 14 min read-Hans Brender
The article discusses using OneDrive's "Files On-Demand" feature, implemented in Windows, which allows displaying files in Explorer without taking up space locally. This article describes convenience and group policy usage for efficient file management. The article also discusses storage optimization settings (Storage Sense) and PowerShell commands an admin can use to change attributes for files.

Enhancing Microsoft 365 Security with Conditional Access and Multifactor Authentication

- 10 min read-Liam Cleary
Businesses face challenges in maintaining data integrity and protecting sensitive information. Microsoft 365's advanced security features, Multifactor authentication (MFA), and Conditional Access are crucial components of a comprehensive security strategy. Multifactor Authentication requires multiple forms of user verification before granting access, while Conditional Access enables granular access controls. Together, they create a dynamic security fabric that anticipates modern cybersecurity threats and ensures rigorous safeguarding of data and applications.

TekkiTalk With Dux Raymond Sy: The Value of Community, and How It All Fits With Microsoft

- 1 min read-Knut Relbe-Moe
In this TekkiTalk, host Knut Relbe-Moe chats with guest Dux Raymond Sy, Chief Brand Officer of AvePoint. Knut and Dux talk about the history of AvePoint's involvement in the Microsoft community, including hosting exclusive parties during Microsoft Ignite events, and the importance of community in the tech industry, emphasizing the value of sharing knowledge, building networks, and fostering innovation through community engagement.