Modern Microsoft Partner eBook Series – Download All 5 Parts Now!

In march we announced the launch our first eBook The Modern Microsoft Partner Series, Part 1:  The Booming Cloud Opportunity in the five-part series with IDC. Our objective for this research was to update the data from the study conducted two years ago with IDC and expand on what it takes for partners to build…


How to display the unread item count for public folders in Outlook

In Microsoft Outlook, by default the unread item count for public folders is not displayed.  If you would like to display the unread item count for public folders, you can add the public folder to your Public Folder Favorites.  If you prefer, you can then show the public folder in your Favorites list in the Mail…


BlueHat IL 2017 Announced

Microsoft is thrilled to announce BlueHat IL 2017. This will mark the first time BlueHat is held in Tel Aviv and it will take place on January 24-25, 2017. Given its location, Israel further serves as a harness which draws in researchers from across Europe, Asia and the Middle East. The Israeli edition will focus…


Update 1609 for Microsoft Configuration Manager Technical Preview is now available

Just in case you didn’t see the announcement, the Configuration Manager team has released update 1609 for System Center Configuration Manager Technical Preview. These Technical Preview releases give you an opportunity to try out new Configuration Manager features in a test environment before they are made generally available so you’ll definitely want to take a…


The September 2016 servicing release for Microsoft Desktop Optimization Pack is now available

The September 2016 servicing release for Microsoft Desktop Optimization Pack (MDOP) is now available for download. This servicing release contains the latest fixes for Microsoft Advanced Group Policy Management (AGPM) 4.0 Service Pack 3 (SP3), Microsoft Application Virtualization (App-V) 5.1 RTM client, Remote Desktop Services (RDS) and Server, and Microsoft BitLocker Administration and Monitoring (MBAM)…


Simplifying creation of Office Web App 2013 Farm Certificates

Hi All I wrote a blog a while back on deploying an Office Web App Farm for Lync Server 2013. It has got quite a few hits over the past 12 months and so is obviously a topic that a lot are interested in. I’ll be honest, I did a lousy job with the certificate…


Basic Skype for Business/Lync 2013 VDI Plugin Test Lab

Hi all I don’t get to see the Lync 2013 VDI Plugin in action too much and so I thought I would try and work out how to lab it up, to get a better understanding of how it works. The good news is that it is a lot easier than I expected. In my…


How to setup monitoring of your Skype for Business or Lync Edge Servers with Operations Manager 2012

Hi All I am migrating my Canberra PFE posts to my new blog, so a bit of rehashing of old stuff. Happy Skype’ing. Steve ———————————————————————————— Happy New Year for 2016. I thought I’d start off the year with a blog on a topic I have been meaning to get to for 18 months now ,…


Microsoft y Daimler ayudan a que los automovilistas matutinos tengan mejores momentos

A muchos de nosotros nos encanta usar nuestros coches, pero no necesariamente nos gusta pasar tanto tiempo en ellos durante la semana de trabajo, más aún si esto significa avanzar poco a poco en la autopista o estar atrapado en stop-and-go del tráfico. Cuando estamos al volante durante esos largos viajes al trabajo, que a…