Announcing the Data Classification Toolkit for Windows Server 2012 R2!

We are excited today to announce the release of the Data Classification Toolkit for Windows Server 2012 R2! The Data Classification Toolkit for Windows 2012 R2 is designed to help you to: Identify, classify, and protect data on file servers in your private cloud. Provide support for deployments of Windows Server 2012 R2, as well as… Read more

Data Classification Toolkit for Windows Server 2012 Now Available

Get the most out of Windows Server 2012 with new features that help you to quickly identify, classify, and protect data in your private cloud! The Data Classification Toolkit supports new Windows Server 2012 features, Dynamic Access Control, and backward compatibility with the functionality in the previous version of the toolkit. The toolkit provides support… Read more

Getting started with Central Access Policies – Reducing security group complexity and achieving data access compliance using Dynamic Access Control

Following the introduction to Dynamic Access Control, I’d like to give you a few practical examples of how you can utilize Dynamic Access Control in your File Server environment. For many IT and Security architects that we talked to about Dynamic Access Control, the first reaction has been that this is a very powerful feature… Read more

Dynamic Access Control intro on Windows Server blog

Hello all, we just published a new post for  Dynamic Access Control on the Windows Server Blog: Introduction to Windows Server 2012 Dynamic Access Control Here’s an excerpt: These focus areas were then translated to a set of Windows capabilities that enable data compliance in partner and Windows-based solutions. Add the ability to configure Central Access… Read more

Data Classification Toolkit for Windows Server "8" Beta – Now Available (Beta)

The Solution Accelerators team is pleased to announce the Data Classification Toolkit for Windows Server “8” Beta.     This powerful toolkit will help you address compliance concerns with new features in Windows Server “8” Beta Join the Beta Program… Read more

Data Classification Toolkit for Windows Server 2008 R2-Now Available

Identify, classify, and protect data across targeted file servers in your organization   The Solution Accelerators team is pleased to announce that the Data Classification Toolkit for Windows Server 2008 R2 is now available for download. Download the toolkit The Data Classification Toolkit for Windows Server 2008 R2 is designed to help enable an organization… Read more

Data Classification Toolkit for Windows Server 2008 R2 Beta Now Available

Consistently identify, classify, and protect data across all file servers in your organization   The Solution Accelerators team is pleased to announce the Data Classification Toolkit for Windows Server 2008 R2 Beta. Join the Beta Program (Windows Live ID required) Designed to help reduce the cost and complexity of data compliance, the Data Classification Toolkit… Read more

Microsoft IT Uses File Classification Infrastructure to Help Secure Personally Identifiable Information

I’d like to bring to your attention a recently published Technical Case Study from Microsoft IT that showcases how Microsoft IT is using FCI. Learn how Microsoft Information Technology (IT) used File Classification Infrastructure (FCI) to create a solution to automatically classify, manage, and protect sensitive data, including personally identifiable information and financial information. Using… Read more

File Server Team sessions at TechEd 2011 this week

If you’re attending TechEd 2011 this week, here are sessions from the File Server team: WSV313 – Microsoft iSCSI Software Target 3.3 for Application Storage, Diskless Boot, and More!Speaker(s): Jian (Jane) YanTuesday, May 17 at 5:00 PM, room: B101 http://northamerica.msteched.com/topic/details/WSV313 WSV317 – Windows Server 2008 R2 File Services Consolidation: Technology UpdateSpeaker: Jose BarretoWednesday, 5/18 at… Read more

File Classification Infrastructure webcasts with DataGlobal and Titus labs

File Classification – Taming the Wild Beast of Unstructured Data by Microsoft (Apr. 19, 2010)It’s a jungle of electronically stored information that has proliferated far beyond the ability of manual data management.  In fact, this unstructured data has taken over 85 percent of today’s enterprise, however, that wild data holds invaluable and untapped information for today’s… Read more