Dynamics Fortnight Fridays Episode for 2021-04-23


Show Notes

What’s New in Power Platform:

* Data Source Environment Variables – https://powerapps.microsoft.com/en-us/blog/announcing-data-source-environment-variables/
* Update Power Automate Desktop – https://flow.microsoft.com/en-us/blog/power-automate-desktop-april-2021-update/
* Power Automate in Power BI – https://powerbi.microsoft.com/en-us/blog/announcing-the-new-power-automate-visual-for-power-bi-reports/
* Tips for using the new Power Automate control – https://flow.microsoft.com/en-us/blog/trigger-flows-from-power-bi-reports/
* AI Builder updates – https://flow.microsoft.com/en-us/blog/ai-builder-april-2021-update/
* Connector Updates – https://powerapps.microsoft.com/en-us/blog/updates-to-the-azure-file-storage-and-excel-online-business-connectors/
* Better Environment Lifecycle Support in PVA – https://powervirtualagents.microsoft.com/en-us/blog/introducing-power-virtual-agents-environment-lifecycle-management/

What’s New in CE:

* Unified Service Desk updated browser control (and new version) – https://cloudblogs.microsoft.com/dynamics365/it/2021/04/09/host-web-apps-using-microsoft-edge-webview2-process-in-unified-service-desk/
* Way more personalization options for knowledge in Customer Service Hub – https://cloudblogs.microsoft.com/dynamics365/it/2021/04/09/knowledge-management-enhancements-increase-agent-efficiency/
* Guides can help build skills – https://cloudblogs.microsoft.com/dynamics365/bdm/2021/04/12/navigating-the-skills-gap-with-dynamics-365-guides/
* Remote Assist can revolutionize manufacturing operations efficiency – https://cloudblogs.microsoft.com/dynamics365/bdm/2021/04/12/transforming-manufacturing-operations-with-dynamics-365-remote-assist/
* Professional Services Solution Updates – https://community.dynamics.com/365/b/365teamblog/posts/discover-the-latest-capabilities-in-dynamics-365-project-operations
* Field Service Mobile App Best Practices – https://community.dynamics.com/365/b/365teamblog/posts/5-tips-for-implementing-the-field-service-dynamics-365-mobile-app

What’s New in HR/Retail/BC:

* Velocities and External Calls in Fraud Protection – https://cloudblogs.microsoft.com/dynamics365/bdm/2021/04/14/customize-your-protection-with-new-features-in-the-dynamics-365-fraud-protection-preview/
* Extending Reports in Business Central – https://cloudblogs.microsoft.com/dynamics365/it/2021/04/15/extending-reports-in-business-central/
* Wave 1 Updates for Commerce – https://cloudblogs.microsoft.com/dynamics365/bdm/2021/04/19/continued-innovation-in-dynamics-365-commerce-2021-release-wave-1/
* Wave 1 Project Operations – https://cloudblogs.microsoft.com/dynamics365/bdm/2021/04/19/discover-the-latest-capabilities-in-dynamics-365-project-operations/

What’s New in F&SCM:

* Resilient Supply Chains – https://cloudblogs.microsoft.com/dynamics365/bdm/2021/04/14/architecting-resiliency-in-supply-chains-with-microsoft-dynamics-365/
* Process Automation for Customer Collections and Vendor Payment Tech Talk – https://community.dynamics.com/365/b/techtalks/posts/process-automation-for-customer-collections-and-vendor-payments-april-16-2021
* 10.0.19 Preview – https://fix.lcs.dynamics.com/Issue/Details?bugId=575415

What’s New in Solution Updates:

* Core Dataverse Platform update to 9.2.21033.00172 – https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/dynamics365/released-versions/weekly-releases/update21033
* Core Dataverse Platform update expected this weekend to (Wave 1 Release) 9.2.21034.00173 (or greater) – https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/dynamics365/released-versions/weekly-releases/update21034
* Dual-Write Orchestration to 2.2.2.60
* Finance and Operations Virtual Entity to 2.5.1.4
* Power Automate Process Mining to 1.0.1.7, then 1.1.0.0
* Contextual Help to 1.0.0.20
* Enterprise Sales to 9.0.21034.10006
* Marketing to 1.35.10071.2017
* Field Service to 8.8.40.141
* Project Service to 3.10.51.61
* Project Core to 1.0.9.204

Featured Content:

* Register for our Business Applications Summit Event taking place on May the 4th (be with you!) – https://mymbas.microsoft.com/

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