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Microsoft Teams Recording API and Contact Center API no longer require Advanced Communications Licence

Advanced Communications Licence background In July Microsoft announced a new Microsoft Teams $12 PUPM Advanced Communications licence. At launch it covered the following: Compliance Recording Graph API Access Contact Center solution Graph API Access Live event of up to 20K participants (50 concurrent meetings per tenant, 16 hours length) And described as coming later in 2020 1,000-person...

UC Today Microsoft Teams Podcast October 2020

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Top 10 Teams news from Ignite
New SfB Server
Cisco Cloud Video Interop
Azure Communication Services

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Microsoft Teams native ARM64 client for Windows 10 on ARM

Thanks to Bill Weidenborner, Microsoft Senior PM for the heads up this week, Microsoft has launched our new native ARM64 Teams app for Windows 10 on ARM. Last year Microsoft launched Windows 10 on ARM. The ARM CPU architecture allows these PCs to have all-day battery life and support for mobile data networks. The flagship device for Windows 10 on ARM is the Surface Pro X. Windows 10 on ARM can...

How short retention deletion policies negatively impact Microsoft Teams user experience

About Retention Policies Retention Policies in Office 365 allow organisations to define data they want to retain (keep) for a specific period of time, but also data they want to specifically not retain (permanently delete) after a period of time. Keeping data is usually to do with legal requirements or industry regulations to retain data for X period, for example, the Sarbanes–Oxley Act of 2002...

Calendly gets Microsoft Teams integration, and it’s free!

Calendly is a service I’ve used for a long time. It’s a simple online service to share a webpage for people to book meetings with you and it sync’s with your calendar to only offer slots that you have available. It works with your Office 365, Google or iCloud calendar. I did play with Microsoft Bookings for a while but came back to Calendly. One of the gaps I had was that Calendly could also...

Tom Talks Microsoft Teams and Microsoft 365 news and opinions