Research uncovers digital transformation opportunity for Microsoft Partners

  Mark Leigh One Commercial Partner Lead Microsoft Australia     Digital transformation is a journey of incremental advances that, done well, should add up to something really significant. Every day we and our partners work with customers to identify goals and achieve goals, knowing that over time there will be genuine sustained transformation. Let…


Office Debug: Office add-ins are not displayed correctly in Outlook

Recently one of the ISV app developer reported that after they update Microsoft Outlook to version 1809 (build 10827.20181) or later versions, data from some Office add-ins may not be displayed correctly or may be missing from the user interface of the add-in within Outlook. Specifically in their case, they used IE Control hosted in…


Experiencing Issue with alerting emails for Azure Log Analytics – 02/21 – Investigating

Initial Update: Thursday, 21 February 2019 00:29 UTCWe are aware of issues within Log Analytics and are actively investigating. Some customers might not have received alerting emails even though the alert is in active state. We provide more updates as we learn. Next Update: Before 02/21 02:30 UTC We are working hard to resolve this…


LCS February 2019 (release 2 ) release notes

The Microsoft Dynamics Lifecycle Services (LCS) team is happy to announce the immediate availability of the release notes for LCS (February 2019, release 2). Restart services for environments deployed using self-service deployment With this release of Lifecycle Services (LCS) we have added the ability for customers and partners to restart services directly through LCS on…


Release Notes for Universal Resource Scheduling, February 2019

Applies to Universal Resource Scheduling solution (version 3.4.x), Field Service application (version 8.4.x), Project Service Automation application (version 3.4.x) On Dynamics 365 version 9.0.x)  We’re pleased to announce the latest update to Universal Resource Scheduling, powering the Customer Service, Field Service, and Project Service Automation applications for Dynamics 365. This release includes improvements to quality, performance, and usability, and is based on your feedback and…


Logic Apps SFTP with SSH connector minor update

The team is rolling out a minor update to the SFTP with SSH connector for Logic Apps, tuning chunk size (15 MB) and retry count (2 retries that adds to the original request, i.e. 3 tries maximum) so that requests do not time out.


Release Notes for Universal Resource Scheduling, January 2019

Applies to Universal Resource Scheduling solution (version 2.4.8.xx), Field Service application (version 7.5.6.xx), Project Service Automation application (version 2.4.9.xx) On Dynamics 365 for Customer Engagement apps version 9.x (web client)  We’re pleased to announce the latest update to Universal Resource Scheduling, powering the Field Service and Project Service Automation applications for Dynamics 365. This release includes improvements to quality, performance, and usability, and…


Blobfuse is an open source project developed to provide a virtual filesystem backed by the Azure Blob storage.

Blobfuse uses the libfuse open source library to communicate with the Linux FUSE kernel module, and implements the filesystem operations using the Azure Storage Blob REST APIs. Features Mount a Blob storage container on Linux Basic file system operations such as mkdir, opendir, readdir, rmdir, open, read, create, write, close, unlink, truncate, stat, rename Local…


2018 Guidance from AzureCAT: SAP on the Microsoft Platform

This past year was a busy one for the AzureCATs. Here’s a list of all the SAP guidance that was published or refreshed in 2018. Refreshed items are noted with “(refresh)”. Bold articles are showcased in more detail at the bottom of this page.   Improve SAP BW Perf with the Flat Cube – Blog…


Logic App SAP trigger: ERROR Gateway not connected to local R/3

When using a SAP system topology where the SAP Gateway does not run the SAP DIALOG process, and registering a new Logic App SAP trigger, you may get the SAP failure: ERROR Gateway not connected to local R/3 This is happening because Logic Apps is providing the SAP Gateway information for the RFC server registration…