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Next-Level AI

- 13 min read-Nicki Borell , Dr. Michael Rath
Generative AI such as ChatGPT and technologies like OpenAI and Azure OpenAI will transform businesses and jobs. This article explores how machine learning and artificial intelligence generate and understand natural language with writing assistance, code generation, conclusions from data, and more.

Using Microsoft Shifts to Track Hybrid Work Schedules

- 7 min read-Lindsay Shelton
Shifts in Microsoft Teams is an often-overlooked app in the Microsoft stack because it’s marketed as being for firstline workers, who don’t have their own computing devices. However, with a few simple tweaks, an organization can use Shifts to track who is working from home or from the office on any given day.

How to Connect to Microsoft 365 Exchange Online With PowerShell

- 5 min read-Thilak Kumar Singh
This “how to” article explains how you can connect with Microsoft 365 (Office 365) Exchange Online using PowerShell. Besides giving you the necessary details, it also gives you a video to help you learn things better.

Exploring Azure Functions: Serverless Computing for Modern Applications

- 11 min read-Rubén Toribio
Azure Functions is a serverless computing service from Microsoft Azure. Developers can build and deploy applications without having to manage underlying infrastructure. With scalability, cost-effectiveness, and seamless integration, Azure Functions empowers development of modern, event-driven applications in the cloud.

Deep Linking for an In-App Admin Approval Screen in Power Apps

- 7 min read-Shadrack Inusah
Implement deep linking for an in-app admin approval screen, to streamline the approval process in Power Apps. This makes it easier for administrators to access and approve requests and improves the user experience.

Protecting Service Accounts in Active Directory from Cyberattacks

- 7 min read-Derek Melber
Service accounts are essential for Active Directory service and application support. With such high privileges, service accounts are often leveraged in cyberattacks, which requires them to be secured.

5 Ways to Track and Measure Productivity in Microsoft 365

- 9 min read-Christian Buckley
By focusing on five key areas, organizations can harness the full potential of the Microsoft 365 ecosystem and cultivate continual improvement. In a digital-first world, understanding and optimizing digital productivity is a critical component of an organization's strategic toolkit. Tracking and measuring digital productivity is key to remaining agile, competitive, and future-ready in our evolving business landscape.

Simplified Sharing

- 4 min read-Hans Brender
Now rolling out everywhere, Microsoft has tried to simplify the sharing experience in Windows, OneDrive, SharePoint, etc. The experience used to vary significantly depending on which product you started with, but now is it easier to share folders and files? Generally, yes. But changes to some default settings don't seem to have a GUI.

How to Create Microsoft Forms Notifications in Under 15 Minutes Using Power Automate

- 11 min read-Lindsay Shelton
A common complaint about Microsoft Forms is that the notifications built into the application aren’t helpful or reliable. There's a quick solution. Learn how to build a simple, but powerful, Power Automate flow and send email notifications or Teams notifications, when someone fills out a form.

Create a Purchase Quote and Convert to an Order - Dynamics 365 Business Central

- 1 min read-Asif Rehmani
This video shows how to create a purchase quote in Dynamics 365 Business Central and then convert it to an order.

Machine Learning Workflow Review

- 10 min read-Rahat Yasir
This fourth article in this series, "Tech Leaders’ Journey to AI Using Azure Machine Learning Platform,” describes the general machine learning workflow where I’ll explain end-to-end steps to train, test, and evaluate a machine learning model. The list of other articles in the series are listed at the end and, as the series is published, the articles will have links to each other.

OneDrive: Delete and Restore

- 10 min read-Hans Brender
OneDrive for Business permits unparalleled flexibility in collaborative editing, but there are a few catches when it comes to deleting and restoring shared files. This article walks through what happens when a file is deleted and details the right way to restore a file with full versioning history.