Microsoft 365

New OneDrive Bringing Copilot AI

Microsoft unveiled "the third generation of OneDrive," bringing Copilot artificial intelligence and more.

Business Connectivity Services Ending for Microsoft 365

Microsoft plans to block Business Connectivity Services used by Microsoft 365 customers next year, steering them to Power Apps instead.

Copilot for Windows 11 Available September 26

Microsoft Also announced new Copilot features coming to Bing, Edge and Microsoft 365.

New Outlook for Windows To Arrive in 2 Years

Microsoft is redoing its 25-year-old Outlook for Windows product, with plans to replace the current product in about two years.

Microsoft Unbundling Teams in Response to European Commission Complaint

Microsoft plans to separate its Teams collaboration product from the bulk of its Microsoft 365 and Office 365 productivity suites sold in the EU.

Teams Multitenant Collaborations on Windows Clients Previewed

A new administrative setting preview lets organizations synchronize users across Microsoft 365 tenancies for collaborations using Teams Windows clients.

Bing Chat Enterprise on Windows Copilot Now at Preview

Microsoft has begun rolling out "Bing Chat Enterprise in the Windows Copilot Preview for eligible commercial customers."

Microsoft Introduces Copilot in Dynamics 365 Field Service

Microsoft described a preview of Copilot in Dynamics 365 Field Service, plus other "frontline worker" product enhancements.

Microsoft Managed Desktop Service Ending Next Year

The Microsoft Managed Desktop service will end on July 31, 2024.

European Commission Investigates Teams Bundling After Slack Complaint

Microsoft's bundling of Teams into its productivity suite offerings is being investigated as a possible violation of European Union rules.

Microsoft 365 Backup and Archive Services Unveiled

Microsoft described a new Microsoft 365 Backup product and a new Microsoft 365 Archive product this week during its Inspire event for partners.

Microsoft Inspire Delivers Copilot AI Enhancements

The Microsoft Inspire event for partners was heavy on artificial intelligence, including many "Copilot" AI announcements this week.

Microsoft Fields Microsoft 365 Copilot Questions

Public questions about Microsoft 365 Copilot were addressed in a Thursday "Ask Microsoft Anything" session.

Microsoft Outlook and Teams Service Problems Fixed

Microsoft indicated that it fixed service issues with Outlook on the Web on June 27, followed by Microsoft Teams issues on June 28.

Microsoft 365 Copilot Requirements Unveiled

Microsoft this month described early software licensing requirements for its emerging Microsoft 365 Copilot product.