The Latest From Microsoft
As Microsoft’s Teams collaboration app solidifies its place as an essential tool for countless businesses, the company is not slowing down in developing new features and capabilities for the platform. At the virtual Ignite 2020 conference, which kicks off today, Microsoft is highlighting an array of updates for Teams–ranging from user-facing features such as new Together Mode backgrounds to Teams management capabilities that are important to IT professionals. The announcements at Ignite, Microsoft‘s conference for IT pros and developers, will also include an emphasis on Microsoft 365 security–with the tech giant rolling out new capabilities in Microsoft Defender and Compliance Manager.
What follows are eight big updates in Teams and security at Microsoft Ignite 2020.