Only a few announcements this week covering Office 365 Groups, Azure AD Connect, and Windows 10 mobile.

  • If your Office 365 Groups are expanding out of control you may be interested in expiration policies and the recently announced auto-renew based on group activity.
  • If you run a hybrid Microsoft identity strategy there is now a public preview of a cloud-based alternative to on-prem based Azure AD Connect. There are various advantages and disadvantages to the on-prem option, see the docs for more.
  • If you happen to be using Windows 10 mobile then be aware Microsoft has announced the end of support for Office Apps will be 12 January 2021.