SharePoint Saturday Lisbon (SPSLisbon) is almost here


Share Point Saturday Lisbon (SPSLisbon) is a non-profit, community-driven event, organized by SPSEvents, that’s dedicated to showcasing all that is great about SharePoint & Office 365.

On December 17, this event will be held in Portugal for the 1st time and DevScope’s team is proud to got invited to lead some sessions. Our two speakers are: Ricardo Calejo  [SharePoint Team Manager] and Sandro Pereira [Azure MVP].

New SharePoint Authentication Standards

In this session Ricardo will talk about SharePoint authentication and authorization using claims, federated identity and OAuth for the add-in model. He’ll also present some real life scenarios of authentication and authorization extensibility with custom claim providers. If you have any doubt about this topic, Calejo will briefly review the amazing SharePoint Standard.

How can PowerApps and Microsoft Flow give power to your SharePoint users

In this session Sandro will address what’s new in SharePoint Services? He will look at these two new offering from Microsoft: PowerApps and Microsoft Flow. What are they? How can you use it? But specially, Sandro will walk through and create from scratch some live demos showing how to create a new PowerApp that connects to a list stored in SharePoint Online, or how to create a new Microsoft Flow that connects to a list stored in SharePoint Online.

Fill free to reach us in Lisbon. Whenever you need, we are available to clarify any doubt that may exist or even if you just want to talk with us. We have always time for you.

If you want to know more information about the event or to register go to SPSLisbon website.

See you in Lisbon.


PowerBI without the cloud – Executive breakfast


Microsoft and Pyramid Analytics have come together to make Microsoft BI on-promise a reality, and to help your organization become data-driven.

Now you can publish PowerBI Desktop content directly into BI Office, creating an integrated, end-to-end, on-promise analytics workflow that enables deeper analytics, integrates data sources, and provides enterprise-grade governance and security—without migrating any data to the public cloud.

Pyramid Analytics helped companies like Volkswagen, Siemens and other major players become completely data-driven and steer their business in the right direction.

Why should you come to our event?

Are your employees spending weeks to create a simple, monthly KPI report? Are your business users tired of arguing with the IT department and vice versa? Are you looking for the best self-service analytics platform on the market? Are you looking thoughtfully designed analytics platform—backed by a robust database architecture—that empowers everyone within their organizations to make data an integral part of their day-to-day processes and decisions

Then this is the right event for you. Come explore the capabilities of BI Office together.

José António Silva  (R&D Director @ DevScope S.A.), Paulo Mena (Cloud & Enterprise Senior Product Marketing Manager at Microsoft Portugal),  Eduardo Azanza (Solutions Architect EMEA at Pyramid Analytics) and Teresa A. Martinez (Sales Director Market in Southern Europe & LATAM) will be present as speakers of this event.

You won’t want to miss!

Buy the Tickets Now!

PowerBI SmartShapes for PowerPoint, Word and Outlook


Hello PowerBI fans!

Believe it or not, PowerBI SmartShapes is now available for PowerPoint, Word and Outlook.

As you know PowerBI SmartShapes allows you to embed PowerBI Visuals into office directly and we have just released new versions of our add-in for Word and Outlook, together with an updated version for PowerPoint.

These versions have lots of improvements so you are welcome enormously all your comments and suggestions. Please keep sending us your valuable feedback. 

The new version is available for download here.

If you don’t know what we are talking about, you can find all the information about Power BI SmartShapes here.

An for even better news: We are offering the 3 versions as a pack for the same price as a single version for a limited amount of time!!! Isn’t that awesome!?

Go and get them now!!!

Please let us know if you need any assistance with your experience using PowerBI SmartShapes by contacting us directly at

You can also visit our site.

Enjoy the ride.

Devscope PowerBI Team


Congratulations João Sousa!


And he has done it again… It is with great pleasure that we announce João Sousa renewed his title in the Microsoft  MVP  program. The Microsoft MVP Award recognizes exceptional technical community leaders worldwide who actively share their knowledge with their piers.  It’s the third Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP) on our team and we couldn’t be more proud of his achievement. Congratulations João!