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Microsoft Teams End User Public Preview coming December

Back in June, a Microsoft blog explained Windows Windows is “transitioning and converting our current ring model, based on the frequency of builds, to a new channel model”. It also said that Microsoft Teams would move in the same direction. How Microsoft office aka Microsoft 365 Apps Update Channels Work Microsoft Office runs on a channel model (naming has changed a few times, now it is: Current...

Microsoft deploys new Direct Routing infrastructure in Australia, Update ACLs and Firewalls

Good news for Microsoft Teams Telephony users in and around Australia, as part of Teams Direct Routing expansion and service improvement Microsoft has deployed new instances of Direct Routing infrastructure in Australia. The SIP signaling connection points for Direct Routing are the following three FQDNs: sip.pstnhub.microsoft.com – Global FQDN – must be tried first. When the SBC sends a request...

Microsoft Teams AI background noise suppression now rolling out

First talked about in March, Microsoft is now rolling out it’s AI-driven Microsoft Teams background noise suppression. Currently only in Microsoft Teams desktop app. This feature will automatically remove unwelcome background noise during your call or meetings. AI-based noise suppression works by analyzing an individual’s audio feed and using specially trained deep neural networks to filter out...

Is it possible to download a call log in Microsoft Teams?

I hear this question a lot, and like many things in Microsoft Teams, there can be multiple answers depending on what you need. Do you want a log of just user PSTN “phone calls”? This is an easy one, PSTN user phone calls are available from the Teams Admin Center under User Reports / PSTN and SMS report You can also export this into Excel. It contains Microsoft Calling plan calls with any costs if...

UC Today Microsoft Teams Update Podcast November 2020

This month we talk about Recording and Contact Center API no longer part of Advanced Comms Microsoft Teams native ARM64 client for Windows 10 on ARM Teams Offline mode Features coming to Microsoft Teams Room for Android This quarter: 1080P outgoing video resolution 3×3 gallery view for Microsoft Teams Rooms on Android Large gallery view and Together Mode on Microsoft Teams Rooms on Android...

Tom Talks Microsoft Teams and Microsoft 365 news and opinions