2021 CW 29 Microsoft 365 Roadmap changes

from 07/12/2021 to 07/18/2021

44 Microsoft 365 Roadmap Items were changed and 12 Microsoft 365 Roadmap Items were added

Changes

Changed Property: RM Description

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72196Whiteboard: Whiteboard on Android ready for General AvailabilityMicrosoft Whiteboard provides a freeform intelligent canvas where teams can ideate, create, and collaborate visually via the cloud. Microsoft Whiteboard allows you to write or draw as smoothly as you would with ink, touch, type or pen, while adding text and sticky notes you can type and annotate on. Introducing Microsoft Whiteboard on Android enhances teamwork by allowing all team members to edit and comment directly on the canvas in real time, no matter where they are.Microsoft Whiteboard provides a freeform intelligent canvas where teams can ideate, create, and collaborate visually via the cloud. We released the Whiteboard Public Preview App on Android in March 2021 & plan to revamp it to provide support for Microsoft (M365) accounts as well, as part of this update. This update to our Android App also adds marquee features such as the ability to insert templates, images & stickers among others thus, adhering to Microsoft's strong emphasis on end-user centricity.08/31/2021
84773Microsoft Teams: Mobile app protection policyTeams mobile apps will start supporting the conditional access grant requiring app protection policy?to help protect your organizational data on devices your employees use. This change will ensure that only users with Intune app protection policy can access Microsoft 365 services from Teams.Teams mobile app will start supporting conditional access grant, requiring app protection policy?to help protect organizational data on all devices employees use. This change will ensure that only users with Intune app protection policy can access Microsoft 365 services from Teams.06/30/2021
68758Microsoft Teams: Real time data for Teams Meetings in Teams Admin Center (Preview)Real-time data for live events for troubleshooting and immediate remediation.Admin Real-time data for meetings for troubleshooting and immediate remediation.08/31/2021
85318Microsoft Edge v.95: Free form highlighting on PDFsStarting in Microsoft Edge version 94, the PDF viewing and markup experience will be improved with the addition of freeform highlighters. This will allow you to highlight sections on PDFs that you may not have access to comment on as well as scanned documents.Starting in Microsoft Edge version 95, the PDF viewing and markup experience will be improved with the addition of freeform highlighters. This will allow you to highlight sections on PDFs that you may not have access to comment on as well as scanned documents.09/30/2021

Changed Property: RM Release

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63212Exchange: Adding Outbound Support for DNSSEC/DANE for SMTP to Exchange OnlineJuly CY2021December CY202111/30/2021
63213Exchange: Adding Inbound Support for DNSSEC/DANE for SMTP to Exchange OnlineDecember CY2021December CY202211/30/2022
72196Whiteboard: Whiteboard on Android ready for General AvailabilityAugust CY2021September CY202108/31/2021
66583Microsoft Teams: Search results page in TeamsSeptember CY2021November CY202110/31/2021
70562Microsoft Teams: Revised in-meeting Share experience in DODJuly CY2021August CY202107/31/2021
82779Microsoft Teams: Fluid components in Teams chatJuly CY2021August CY202107/31/2021
83371Microsoft Teams: Reporter and Side-by-Side Presenter Mode in desktop or window sharingApril CY2022August CY202107/31/2021
70754Microsoft Teams: View switcherJuly CY2021August CY202107/31/2021
83676Microsoft Teams: Guest access support on mobile for DODJuly CY2021August CY202107/31/2021
83677Microsoft Teams: Guest access support on mobile for GCC-HighJuly CY2021September CY202108/31/2021
68758Microsoft Teams: Real time data for Teams Meetings in Teams Admin Center (Preview)July CY2021September CY202108/31/2021
82584Microsoft Teams: Pin chat messagesJuly CY2021August CY202107/31/2021
82812Microsoft Teams: Video Streams Out via AJA or Blackmagic Design Hardware.July CY2021August CY202107/31/2021
82953Microsoft Teams: Restart Live EventJuly CY2021August CY202107/31/2021
83486Microsoft Teams: Video Streams Out via AJA or Blackmagic Design Hardware for GCC-High and DoDJuly CY2021September CY202108/31/2021
85318Microsoft Edge v.95: Free form highlighting on PDFsSeptember CY2021October CY202109/30/2021

Changed Property: RM Release Phase

RM IDRM TitleOld ValueNew Valuecheck before
71891Windows Virtual Desktop: IT admins can use MSIX app attach from the Azure portal to reduce image management overheadPreviewGeneral Availability11/30/2020
72196Whiteboard: Whiteboard on Android ready for General AvailabilityPreviewGeneral Availability08/31/2021
82662Microsoft Teams: New default settings when opening Office filesGeneral AvailabilityGeneral Availability,Targeted Release (Entire Organization)08/31/2021
70795SharePoint Syntex: Content type synchronization enhancementsTargeted ReleaseTargeted Release (Entire Organization),General Availability06/30/2021

Changed Property: RM Status

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63455Word: Designer in Word for the webRolling outLaunched10/31/2020
64138Microsoft Teams: Windows 10 Native NotificationsIn developmentLaunched06/30/2021
65362Microsoft Teams: Chat preview notification settings, Government CloudsIn developmentLaunched06/30/2021
66364Planner: File recommendationsIn developmentLaunched06/30/2021
66743Microsoft Teams: MacOS native notifications in TeamsIn developmentRolling out06/30/2021
67147SharePoint: Collapsible sections on modern pagesIn developmentRolling out06/30/2021
70560Microsoft Teams: Revised in-meeting Share experienceRolling outLaunched04/30/2021
72168Microsoft Teams: Manage meeting options for GCC-HighRolling outLaunched03/31/2021
82029Microsoft Teams: Live Transcription with speaker attribution (for additional SKUs)Rolling outLaunched05/31/2021
83353Microsoft Teams: Sharing device audio on iOS and AndroidRolling outLaunched05/31/2021
83396Microsoft Teams: Assign the Presenter Role in Meetings for GCC - HighRolling outLaunched05/31/2021
84486Microsoft Teams: Live Captions for Teams Live Events in GCC-H and DoDIn developmentRolling out06/30/2021
68921Microsoft 365 compliance center: "Watch-the-watchers" audit trail for Insider Risk ManagementIn developmentLaunched06/30/2021
70663Microsoft Teams: Simplified Global Notification Settings for GCC-High and DoDIn developmentRolling out06/30/2021
72218Microsoft Information Protection: Configure sensitivity labels for encrypt-only protection on Outlook messagesRolling outLaunched04/30/2021
72223Microsoft 365 compliance center: Out-of-the-box assessments for non-Microsoft 365 assetsIn developmentLaunched06/30/2021
81963Microsoft 365 compliance center: Retention for TeamsRolling outLaunched04/30/2021
81987Microsoft Information Protection: Exact Data Match to support Customer Managed KeyRolling outLaunched05/31/2021
70582Microsoft 365 compliance center: Information governance - Retention policies for Microsoft Teams private channelsIn developmentRolling out06/30/2021
72219Microsoft Information Protection: Outlook support for DisableMandatoryInOutlook and OutlookDefaultLabel settingsRolling outLaunched04/30/2021
81980Microsoft 365 compliance center: New DLP alert management dashboard for gov cloudsRolling outLaunched06/30/2021
82003Microsoft Search: Find a meeting recording based on what was saidIn developmentRolling out06/30/2021
83071Microsoft Teams: Microsoft Teams classes LTI application for educational learning managements systems (LMS)In developmentRolling out06/30/2021

Changed Property: RM Title

RM IDRM TitleOld ValueNew Valuecheck before
72196Whiteboard: Whiteboard on Android ready for General AvailabilityWhiteboard: Now on AndroidWhiteboard: Whiteboard on Android ready for General Availability08/31/2021
83653Microsoft Teams: Walkie Talkie on Teams phonesMicrosoft Teams: Paging on Teams phonesMicrosoft Teams: Walkie Talkie on Teams phones08/31/2021
83676Microsoft Teams: Guest access support on mobile for DODMicrosoft Teams: Guest access in DoDMicrosoft Teams: Guest access support on mobile for DOD07/31/2021
83677Microsoft Teams: Guest access support on mobile for GCC-HighMicrosoft Teams: Guest access in GCC-HighMicrosoft Teams: Guest access support on mobile for GCC-High08/31/2021
84773Microsoft Teams: Mobile app protection policyMicrosoft Teams: Require app protection policy conditional access grantMicrosoft Teams: Mobile app protection policy06/30/2021
85318Microsoft Edge v.95: Free form highlighting on PDFsMicrosoft Edge v.94: Free form highlighting on PDFsMicrosoft Edge v.95: Free form highlighting on PDFs09/30/2021

CW29 New Roadmap Items

RM IDRM TitleRM StatusRM ReleaseRM Tagscheck before
82093Whiteboard: Whiteboard on iOS revampedIn developmentGeneral AvailabilityGCC,GCC High,iOS,Whiteboard,Worldwide (Standard Multi-Tenant)08/31/2021
84003Microsoft Teams: Live Transcript in all available languages in Teams Meetings on WebIn developmentGeneral AvailabilityMicrosoft Teams,Web,Worldwide (Standard Multi-Tenant)08/31/2021
82708Microsoft Teams: Admins can use cloud shell from Teams admin centerIn developmentGeneral AvailabilityGCC,Microsoft Teams,Web,Worldwide (Standard Multi-Tenant)08/31/2021
82092Outlook: Support for Online Archive in the New Outlook for MacIn developmentCurrent Channel (Preview) Current Channel General AvailabilityDoD,GCC,GCC High,Mac,Outlook10/31/2021
84629Microsoft Teams: Paging on Video Gallery for WebIn developmentGeneral AvailabilityDoD,GCC,GCC High,Microsoft Teams,Web,Worldwide (Standard Multi-Tenant)08/31/2021
85323Microsoft Teams: New assignment experience in modal window for Breakout Rooms for GCC-HighIn developmentGeneral AvailabilityDesktop,GCC High,Microsoft Teams,Web08/31/2021
85324Microsoft Teams: New assignment experience in modal window for Breakout Rooms for DoDIn developmentGeneral AvailabilityDesktop,DoD,Microsoft Teams,Web09/30/2021
85417Microsoft Teams: Windows 10 native notificationsIn developmentGeneral AvailabilityDesktop,DoD,GCC High,Microsoft Teams07/31/2021
85421Microsoft Teams: Chat preview notification settingsIn developmentGeneral AvailabilityDesktop,DoD,GCC High,Microsoft Teams07/31/2021
82095Forms: Correct Answer choice in Teams Meeting Forms Polls for GCCIn developmentGeneral AvailabilityForms,GCC,Web07/31/2021
82100Microsoft Compliance center: Information governance - Retention policies for Microsoft Teams for private channelsIn developmentGeneral AvailabilityDoD,GCC,GCC High,Microsoft Compliance center,Microsoft Information Protection,Web08/31/2021
82103Microsoft Viva: User opt-in as suggested expertsIn developmentGeneral AvailabilityDesktop,Microsoft Viva,Mobile,Web,Worldwide (Standard Multi-Tenant)06/30/2021

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