Microsoft announces Team Flows. New feature in Flow makes it easier for users to create Flows that can be used and maintained by others within their organization. If someone leaves an organization, the flows they created can continue to run.

Team Flows features:

  • Read, update or delete flow;
  • View history and debug flow;
  • Add or remove other owners;
  • Add or remove connections that the flow has access to;

Team flows are only available for paid Microsoft Flow plans. Also, you can now create a custom API for your web service that you want to automate.

By registering a custom API, you teach Microsoft Flow about the characteristics of your web API, including the authentication that it requires, the triggers and actions that it supports, and the parameters and outputs for each of those actions.

Also, Microsoft announcing full support for Gmail. Users can trigger flows whenever a new mail is sent to your Inbox or e when an email has a certain label. You can also use actions in gmail to Send email from your Gmail account or even manage emails by deleting them.

Finally, Flow now integrates with Azure Cognitive Services LUIS which lets you understand language contextually, so your apps communicate with people in the way they speak.