Introducing the Dynamics 365 and Power Platform promotion for new Cloud Solution Provider (CSP) customers

The Dynamics 365 and Power Platform New Customer Promotion for Cloud Solution Provider (CSP) customers is now available. It provides a 16.67 percent discount to customers who are new to Dynamics 365 and PowerApps product SKUs.

This offer is valid from 6th October 2022 to 30th June 2023.

2 New Microsoft 365 data related SKUs:

This month there are 2 new Microsoft 365 data related SKUs:

  • M365 advanced data residency
  • M365 cross-tenant user data migration

The following SKUs have been removed:

  • Microsoft Threat Experts
  • SharePoint Advanced Management Plan 1

Microsoft Intune Premium Suite

The new suite will include:

  • Remote help for Windows & Android
  • Microsoft Tunnel for Mobile App Management
  • Endpoint Privilege Management
  • Advanced endpoint analytics

More features to be announced in 2023.

The add-on license will be available for Microsoft 365 E3/E5 and any licenses that include Intune.

Microsoft Teams Premium

Announced at Ignite 2022, Microsoft introduced a Teams Premium add on SKU.

Features are to include:

  • Meeting guides
  • Customised branding
  • Intelligent Recap
  • Live translated captions
  • Advanced Meeting Protections
  • Advanced webinar features

Teams Premium also gives control over which speakers, videos etc. attendees can view.

Pricing is currently expected to be $10 per user per month. The Preview will begin in December 2022 and General Availability with be February 2023, although intelligent recap features will be the first half of 2023.

Microsoft Azure Savings Plans

Azure Savings Plans is, to some degree, the next step beyond Reserved Instances (RI). This new offering comes with a spend commitment on an hourly basis (over 1 or 3 years) and gives discounts over the PAYG pricing on resources where you have consistent usage. Eligible compute services include:

  • Virtual Machines
  • Dedicated Hosts
  • Containers
  • Azure premium functions
  • Azure app services

Savings Plans are available for Enterprise Agreements, Microsoft Customer Agreements (MCA), and Microsoft Partner Agreements.

Defender for Endpoint PROMO for EA

There is a 50% off promo for Defender for Endpoint on EA from 1st Nov 2023 to 30th June 2023.