Build 2023

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Build 2024: Microsoft Unveils New Team Copilot to Boost Productivity with Process Automation

Microsoft continues to improve Copilot for Microsoft 365 which became generally available for commercial customers in November 2023. The company is getting ready to introduce new Team Copilot to help teams enhance collaboration and streamline project management. “Team Copilot expands Copilot beyond a personal assistant to act on behalf of a team, a department, oran...


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Build 2023 – AI Hype or Should You Adopt Early?

This Week in IT, Stephen Rose meets Richard Campbell, host of RunAs Radio, to discuss all the major AI announcements at Microsoft Build 2023. Including, Windows Copilot, Microsoft Fabric, AI plugins, privacy and security, and the AI hype cycle.

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Microsoft Announces New Native Developer Tools on Windows on ARM

Microsoft is continuing its work to make Windows on ARM a better platform for app developers. Last year, the company announced at Build 2022 a complete development toolchain for Windows on ARM that includes native versions of Visual Studio 2022 and VSCode, Windows Terminal, and the Windows Subsystem for Linux and Windows Subsystem for Android. …

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Cloud Computing

Microsoft Dev Box Adds New Features Ahead of its General Availability in July

Microsoft Dev Box, the company’s new Azure service that provides access to a developer workstation in the cloud is getting new features ahead of its general availability. Following the launch of a public preview back in August, Microsoft announced at its Build developer conference today that Microsoft Dev Box will become generally available in July…

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Microsoft’s Azure Deployment Environments Service Now Generally Available

Microsoft has announced the general availability of Azure Deployment Environments. It’s a new managed service that lets developers use infrastructure-as-code templates to quickly spin up on-demand app deployment environments. Microsoft highlighted three key factors for effectively managing cloud-based infrastructure in enterprise environments: speed, usability, and governance. The company has incorporated customer feedback to build Azure…

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Cloud Computing

Microsoft Fabric Brings New AI-Powered Data Analytics Features to Boost Productivity

Microsoft kicked off its Build 2023 conference today, and the company announced several updates for its products and services. Arun Ulagaratchagan, CVP of Azure Data, unveiled Microsoft Fabric, an end-to-end data analytics platform that incorporates Data Factory, Synapse, and Power BI into a unified solution. “With Microsoft Fabric, customers can use a single product with…

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GitHub Expands Security Tools to Protect Azure DevOps

Microsoft has launched GitHub Advanced Security for Azure DevOps in public preview today. The new service is designed to help developers embed automated security checks into the platform to protect their application code and supply chain. Microsoft first introduced GitHub Advanced Security in private preview back in November 2022. The service allows customers to address…

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Microsoft Mesh Mixed-Reality Collaboration Platform Enters Private Preview

Microsoft has unveiled a range of new updates for its Microsoft 365 ecosystem at its annual Build developer conference. The company announced that Microsoft Mesh, a new mixed reality (MR) platform, is available in private preview starting today. Microsoft Mesh is a new Azure-powered service that was first announced in March 2021. It enables remote…

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Microsoft Edge for Business Launches with New Enterprise Features

Microsoft has announced a slew of improvements coming to its Edge browser at Build 2023. The new features include Microsoft Edge for Business (preview), Microsoft Edge management service, Microsoft 365 Copilot integration in Edge, and more. Microsoft has introduced a dedicated workspace called Microsoft Edge for Business. The new experience features an app icon, the…

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Microsoft 365 Copilot Gets Support for Plugins

At its Build 2023 developer conference, Microsoft detailed some important updates for its Microsoft 365 apps. The company announced this morning that developers can now use plugins to integrate their apps and services into Microsoft 365 Copilot. “Developers can now integrate their apps and services into Microsoft 365 Copilot with plugins and reach hundreds of…

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