Friday 12th May 2017
Improvements to the Office 365 ProPlus update model
As of September 2017, Microsoft will be aligning the Office 365 ProPlus and Windows 10 update models. This change will make managing updates for both Office and Windows easier for customers using the Secure Productive Enterprise.
Microsoft will make the following changes to the Office 365 ProPlus update model:
Read the upcoming changes in more detail here.
New tools and programs to manage Office 365 ProPlus application compatibility
When moving to a new version of Office, one of the biggest concerns customers have is around application compatibility. Office add-ins and VBA solutions are usually vital to the running of key business processes, and application compatibility is an essential consideration in both upgrades and updates.
There have been four new announcements from Microsoft which will help customers manage Office 365 ProPlus application compatibility.
You can learn more about the upgrade assessment tools here, and more will follow on the application compatibility testing program, the new Office 365 ProPlus monitoring services and the new service for reporting, tracking and resolving issues in the coming months.
The full announcement can be found here.
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