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Microsoft Power Apps: Request a license from admins

Effective March 20, 2023, Power Apps users can now directly request a license from their admin through the product itself. This new feature provides an additional option to users who require a license to run an app, along with the existing “buy a license” and “start a trial” options. IT

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Microsoft AI Builder Capacity Add-on new tiers

Effective May 1, 2023, Microsoft will introduce two additional price tiers for the AI Builder Capacity Add-on. The additional tiers will have discounted pricing associated with the minimum purchase quantity for the tier. The existing AI Builder Capacity Add-on will be rebranded to include Tier 1. Please contact us for

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Microsoft AI Builder: Azure OpenAI Service integration

Announced March 6, 2023, Azure OpenAI Service will be integrated into Microsoft AI Builder, and is currently in preview. Azure OpenAI Service enables users to use a new low-code generative AI model and templates within Microsoft Power Automate and Microsoft Power Apps. AI Builder is integrated in Microsoft Power Platform

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Microsoft Power Virtual Agents: Conversation Boosters

Announced March 6, 2023, Conversation boosters with GPT will be integrated into Microsoft Power Virtual Agents and is currently in preview.   Power Virtual Agents: What is it? Power Virtual Agents is the low-code approach to building chatbots with an intuitive visual drag-and-drop approach that vastly simplifies bot creation, all

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Microsoft Power Automate hosted RPA scenarios available

Effective January 1, 2023, Microsoft Power Automate supports two hosted Robotic Process Automation (RPA) scenarios to enable organizations to set up and scale automation. Users can run RPA desktop flows either with human interaction (attended) or without (unattended). The new options offer individual hosted machines for attended or unattended RPA aimed

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Microsoft Power Platform Managed Environments available

Effective January 1, 2023, Managed Environments are available for Microsoft Power Platform. Managed Environments is a suite of capabilities that allows admins to manage Power Platform at scale with more control, less effort, and more insights. Admins can use Managed Environments with any type of environment except the developer environments.

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Microsoft Power Apps and Power Automate promotions

Until March 31, 2023, promotions are available which give new customers a 25% discount on the Microsoft Power Apps per user and Microsoft Power Automate per user with attended robotic process automation (RPA) standalone plans for the first year. Microsoft Power Apps allows you to rapidly build and share low-code

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Microsoft Power Pages available

Effective November 1, 2022, Microsoft Power Pages, the fifth product in the Power Platform family, is generally available. Power Pages enables any user to create a secure website with low coding efforts and offers advanced capabilities for customization for professional developers as required. From a licensing perspective, you license for

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