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Azure Cloud Shell coming to Microsoft Teams Admin Center

Azure Cloud Shell is a browser-based shell experience that’s hosted in the cloud and accessible from virtually anywhere. Microsoft is adding a button to launch Azure Cloud Shell directly in Teams Admin Center, to run PowerShell and PowerShell scripts from within Teams admin center. No need to specifically install the Teams module, just run the connect-teams command and all your authentication...

MS-720 Microsoft Teams Voice Engineer Exam now open in beta

The new MS-720 Microsoft Teams Voice Engineer Exam is now open in beta. If you pass both MS-700: Managing Microsoft Teams and  MS-720: Microsoft Teams Voice Engineer exam, you earn Microsoft 365 Certified: Teams Voice Engineer, Expert. The Microsoft Teams Voice Engineer is familiar with telecommunication technologies and has experience in Microsoft Teams, Microsoft 365, and PowerShell.  They must...

5 new Microsoft Teams Calling Plan countries, now up to 33 countries

Today at Enterprise Connect Nicole Herskowitz made a number of announcements; Operator Connect is generally available this week, but also that Microsoft Teams Calling Plans is expanding into 5 new markets – Croatia, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, and Slovenia. That brings the total countries covered by calling plans up to 33 (31 from Microsoft directly and 2 partnerships) 31 Microsoft Calling...

Facebook Portal support for Microsoft Teams coming December 2021

Today Facebook announced the Portal Go, a battery-powered 10-inch portal smart screen as well as a new version of the Portal+, with a  14-inch tiltable display However, most interesting for me, beginning in December, Facebook is adding support for Microsoft Teams for all Portal touch-based devices including Portal Go and Portal+. This will be alongside the existing support for Facebook Messenger...

Tom Arbuthnot speaking at UC Expo London, 6th/7th October 2021

I’m excited to be speaking at UC Expo 2021, at ExcCel London, October 6th and 7th 2021. It’s always a great event and I’m particularly excited that it’s going to be in person. The event is co-located with Digital Transformation Expo Be sure to get registered here As well as doing some sessions I will be around for both days, it would be great to say hello if you are there. On Wednesday at 11:00...

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