What's new and planned for Microsoft Power Platform governance and administration

This topic lists features that are planned to release from April 2024 through September 2024. Because this topic lists features that may not have released yet, delivery timelines may change and projected functionality may not be released. For more information, go to Microsoft policy.

In the General availability column, the feature will be delivered within the month listed. The delivery date can be any day within that month. Released features show the full date, including the date of release.

This check mark ( ) shows which features have been released for public preview or early access and for public preview, early access, and general availability.

Application lifecycle management

This feature area includes a unified set of tools for streamlined deployment, version control, and lifecycle management of applications and environments.

Feature Enabled for Public preview General availability
Create and edit pipelines in Power Platform admin center Admins, makers, marketers, or analysts, automatically - Aug 2024

Enterprise-scale administration

This feature area includes an advanced suite of user interface, API, and PowerShell tools for efficient governance and environment management across Power Platform and Dynamics 365.

Feature Enabled for Public preview General availability
Use a modern UI when using Access Team templates Admins, makers, marketers, or analysts, automatically Jun 2024 To be announced
Use Power Platform Advisor to get recommendations Admins, makers, marketers, or analysts, automatically Nov 20, 2023 Apr 15, 2024
Delete inactive app users and view platform app users Admins, makers, marketers, or analysts, automatically Jun 3, 2024 Jul 2024
Streamline governance with environment groups Admins, makers, marketers, or analysts, automatically Mar 29, 2024 May 16, 2024
Convert Microsoft Dataverse owner teams to access teams Admins, makers, marketers, or analysts, automatically Jun 3, 2024 -
Use a modern UI to manage security roles Admins, makers, marketers, or analysts, automatically Feb 12, 2024 Jun 3, 2024

Licensing and capacity

This feature area includes enhanced license and capacity management with detailed insights, detailed reporting, and recommendations to optimize resource utilization and cost efficiency.

Feature Enabled for Public preview General availability
Get more visibility into Power Automate license consumption Admins, makers, marketers, or analysts, automatically Apr 15, 2024 Jun 2024

Monitoring operational health

Effectively monitor, diagnose and improve operational health with insights on usage, performance, reliability, and more through comprehensive reporting and scalable data export options.

Feature Enabled for Public preview General availability
Get insights into currency and storage consumption Admins, makers, marketers, or analysts, automatically Jun 2024 Jun 2024

Security and compliance

This feature area includes robust, enterprise-grade security for Power Platform and Dynamics 365 with proactive, governed, and interoperable solutions for comprehensive compliance and visibility.

Feature Enabled for Public preview General availability
Secure columns in Power Apps with a modern UI Admins, makers, marketers, or analysts, automatically Jun 2024 -
Share system views with security role Users by admins, makers, or analysts Jul 2024 Sep 2024
Delete stub and non-security group users Users by admins, makers, or analysts Apr 30, 2024 Jun 2024
Mask sensitive data and fields using column-level security Users by admins, makers, or analysts Aug 2024 To be announced
Turn sharing off for solution-aware cloud flows Users by admins, makers, or analysts Jun 2024 Aug 2024
Improve security with Privileged Identity Management Admins, makers, marketers, or analysts, automatically Feb 5, 2024 May 23, 2024
Modernize audit settings and management Users by admins, makers, or analysts Aug 2024 -
Instantly revoke users and enforce restrictions Users, automatically Jul 7, 2023 Sep 2024
Connect Dataverse plug-ins to endpoint-enabled resources Admins, makers, marketers, or analysts, automatically Jan 31, 2024 Apr 30, 2024
Enhance network security with connectors Users, automatically May 31, 2024 Sep 2024
Use managed identities for Dataverse plug-ins Users, automatically Jun 2024 -
Limit access to Dataverse TDS endpoints with IP firewall Users by admins, makers, or analysts May 17, 2024 Jun 2024
Stop cookie replay attacks Users by admins, makers, or analysts Jul 2024 -
Enhance shared access signature calls to include IP restrictions Users by admins, makers, or analysts Jul 2024 Sep 2024
Manage security posture in Power Platform admin center Admins, makers, marketers, or analysts, automatically Jun 2024 To be announced
Block sharing of canvas apps with guests Users by admins, makers, or analysts - Sep 2024

Unified experience for Power Platform and finance and operations apps

Administer and extend Power Platform apps, flows, and websites along with finance and operations apps in the same environment.

Feature Enabled for Public preview General availability
Deploy and manage unified sandbox environments Admins, makers, marketers, or analysts, automatically Sep 2024 To be announced
Deploy and manage unified production environments Admins, makers, marketers, or analysts, automatically Sep 2024 To be announced
Create a lean copy of finance and operations apps without transactional data Admins, makers, marketers, or analysts, automatically Apr 2, 2024 Jun 2024
Back up and restore unified environments Admins, makers, marketers, or analysts, automatically Feb 1, 2024 Jun 2024
Convert sandbox environments to production for unified environments Admins, makers, marketers, or analysts, automatically Jul 2024 Sep 2024
Set finance and operations apps to admin mode Admins, makers, marketers, or analysts, automatically Jul 2024 Sep 2024
Get new versions of finance and operations apps automatically Admins, makers, marketers, or analysts, automatically Jul 2024 Sep 2024
  • You are able to opt into some features as part of early access on February 5, 2024, including all mandatory changes that affect users. To learn more, go to Early access FAQ.

Description of Enabled for column values:

  • Users, automatically: These features include changes to the user experience and are enabled automatically.

  • Admins, makers, marketers, or analysts, automatically: These features are meant to be used by administrators, makers, marketers, or business analysts and are enabled automatically.

  • Users by admins, makers, or analysts: These features must be enabled or configured by the administrators, makers, or business analysts to be available for their users.

For a list of the countries or regions where Dynamics 365 business applications are available, go to the International availability guide. For more information about geographic areas and datacenters (regions), go to the Dynamics 365 and Microsoft Power Platform availability page.