Microsoft Update June 2016

Microsoft updates for June 2016

Microsoft acquire LinkedIn with 433 million corporate identities. What Reid Hoffman terms “Web 3.0 human network data”.

  • Licensing – SQL Server 2016 is Generally Available and added to the Microsoft Product Terms June 2016 https://goo.gl/HpcNuQ
  • Roadmap Lifecycle – SQL Server 2016 is Generally Available. Added to the Microsoft Product Terms June 2016 https://goo.gl/HpcNuQ
  • Licensing – Microsoft remove SQL Server Core Factor licensing metric from the Microsoft Product Terms June 2016 https://goo.gl/HpcNuQ
  • Licensing – Office 2016 users with a Project Pro for Office 365 or Visio Pro for Office 365 subscription may install and use a single copy of Project Professional 2016 or Visio Professional 2016 (MSI) software on the device which Office 2016 is installed on. Ref: Microsoft Product Terms June 2016 https://goo.gl/HpcNuQ
  • Licensing – Azure Commitment Rates definition was removed and a notice was added for indirect Enterprise Agreement Customers, all usage exceeding the Allocated Annual Commitment will be invoiced at Consumption Rates to the Customer’s reseller at the end of each Enrollment quarter. Ref: Microsoft Product Terms June 2016 https://goo.gl/HpcNuQ
  • Licensing – Office365 Advanced Security Management is Generally Available and added to the Microsoft Product Terms June 2016 https://goo.gl/HpcNuQ
  • Licensing – Skype for Business PSTN Consumption is Generally Available and added to the Microsoft Product Terms June 2016 https://goo.gl/HpcNuQ
  • Acquisition – Microsoft announce Azure Information Protection. Emerges from Secure Island acquisition. Persistent IRM data classification at file level https://t.co/URxSoWRVOO
  • Resource – Fantastic article on Compute Capacity Limits by SQL Server Edition https://t.co/HVm2LeMrb8
  • Article – Great little summary of Office365 E5 by SoftwareONE https://t.co/zP5dpbinWt
  • Resource – SharePoint 2016 hybrid configuration roadmaps https://t.co/NZoswlJhQ8
  • Analyst Insight – Gartner Magic Quadrant for EMM – Enterprise Mobility Management – Microsoft EMS recognised as visionary https://t.co/63uRhO9qgw
  • Resource – Great information resources on Azure security https://t.co/25WtSN19Hw
  • New Feature – Enterprise State Roaming is Generally Available on Azure AD Premium. Sync App and OS state data across devices w/o a Microsoft Account https://t.co/vVC2qKE3FW
  • Partner Ecosystem – Citrix and Microsoft to offer Windows10 VDI on Azure with CBB XenDesktop Solution https://t.co/PRPWgTLOiv
  • Partner Ecosystem – Citrix to provide new EMM service on Azure that will integrate and wrap around EMS (Enterprise Mobility Suite)  https://t.co/PRPWgTLOiv
  • Partner Ecosystem – Citrix to integrate NetScaler conditional access into Intune App SDK  https://t.co/PRPWgTLOiv
  • Partner Ecosystem – Citrix XenMobile benefits from EMS Integration with Self Service Password Reset and Write-back and Azure MFA  https://t.co/PRPWgTLOiv
  • Partner Ecosystem – Citrix Worx and Receiver Apps to get Intune SDK and Azure AD Support.  https://t.co/PRPWgTLOiv

Thanks All


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