With the leading European trade fair Zukunft Personal Europe in Cologne and other events in Germany, Austria, Hungary, Russia and Turkey, the established industry platforms are providing impetus for the future of HR management and the digitisation of work.
Our visit to the Scaling Agility Space Conference on November 20 will be remembered as very informative. An important aspect that we took away from the conference are the elementary differences to common project management methods like XP, Scrum, or Kanban. Read more in our Recap.
Microsoft's answer to the increasingly popular chatbots is Power Virtual Agents. If you don't know what chatbots are, these are the small pop-up windows (usually at the bottom right) on a web page that offer help to the visitor of the web page. As the Power at the beginning of the name suggests, Power Virtual Agents is part of the Microsoft Power Platform.
The Follow function allows you to see all activities of the followed record in its personal Activity Feed. For example, it is possible to follow a customer and see which support tickets are still open, or have already been purchased without accessing the customer record. For most standard entities the follow function is activated from the beginning. But what about custom entities that you create yourself? Read our article to learn more.
A new license model for Microsoft Dynamics 365 has been in effect since October 1, 2019. The new license model is valid for all new customers and for existing customers from the next license renewal. This means that if you purchased a license in August 2019 for one year, the new license model will be valid next year in August 2020. Microsoft is moving away from one-size-fits-all licenses, in which applications were bundled, towards an à la carte licensing model.