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Expert Hoa Pham details the self-styled 'Scrappy Performance Test,' a low-cost method of load testing Hyperion systems that uses features of the software instead of third-party testing tools.
Microsoft enhances its productivity suite with natural language processing tool Genee, while also keeping up with recent Salesforce upgrades.
With the Ignite 2016 show on the way, Microsoft has a job ahead of it to make Office 365 services clearer to users.
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Microsoft OMS features 'solution packs' that track resource usage, which can help administrators plan for future capacity needs.
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