MC279088: New Update for Teams Phones Coming Soon

Microsoft is introducing the following new features and improvements for Microsoft Teams on Desk Phones in September:

  • Remote Sign-out from Teams Admin Center (TAC) Portal – admins can provision devices from TAC, remotely sign in and now also sign out from devices
  • Branch office survivability for Teams phones allowing users to make PSTN calls even when the internet connection is down
  • Log collection enhancements – admins can now download all logs (company portal, device management, and media) from TAC
  • Bug fixes related to authentication

MC279088: New Update for Teams Phones Coming Soon

When this will happen

This update will be available in Teams Admin Center in September 2021.

How this will affect your organization

The improvements and features above will provide users and admins with better Teams Phones experience.

What you need to do to prepare

If you are a member of Teams Technology Adoption Program (TAP) program, you may start testing the new update in late August once the preview version is released.

Message ID: MC279088
Effective: September 6, 2021