Dynamics 365 Business Central: receive notifications when AppSource apps updates are available in a tenant

When you install AppSource apps in a Dynamics 365 Business Central tenant, app updates are automatically handled by Microsoft during a major or a minor update of the tenant (this is handled by the value of the App Update Cadence parameter in the tenant’s Admin Center):

Source : Stefano Demiliani
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Business Central 2023 wave 2 (BC23): Automatically update AppSource apps with minor updates (Apps Update Cadence)

In 2023 release wave 2 (BC23), Microsoft is introducing an environment-level setting that automatically updates all installed apps with every minor update, and lets you schedule individual app updates to take place during the environment’s update window: Apps Update Cadence

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Ohh no, my AppSource app stopped working

A while back, I showed how to put an app on AppSource. I used an exchange rate downloader that was coded in an earlier video as the example app. The app was using a free service on the internet that has disappeared. So in this video, I show how I’m converting the app into using a different service, floatrates.com.

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It’s time for Microsoft to step up their AppSource Security Game

With AppSource maturing and we’re passing 1700 apps for Business Central, it’s time to think about app security. How does a customer see what tables, events and resources an app will be using? How does a customer stay in control of their data and system? In this video, I’m showing a prototype of how one aspect of how to improve app security.

Source : Hougaard.com
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