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

Set FSRM Storage Report Limits using PowerShell

Windows Server 2012:  FSRM Storage Report Limits Configuring Report Limit Settings Using PowerShell, by Stan Symms Hello there,   My name is Stan Symms, and I'm a security architect in the ISRM SAFE-T team at Microsoft here with some tips for those who need to build File Storage Reports using FSRM and have run into report… 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

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 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 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

Using File Classification Infrastructure (FCI) and AD RMS to automatically protect sensitive information

Windows Server 2008 R2 File Classification Infrastructure provides a built-in solution for file classification allowing administrators to automate manual processes with predefined policies based on the data’s business value.  (Windows Server 2008 R2 File Classification Infrastructure – Managing data based on business value) The Active Directory Rights Management Services Bulk Protection Tool provides a command-line… Read more

File Classification Infrastructure blog posts by Titus labs – Dec. 2009

Additional blog posts by Titus labs that discuss: Owner based automatic file classification: http://sharepointmetadataandclassification.typepad.com/blog/2009/12/owner-based-classification.html FCI SharePoint upload script: http://sharepointmetadataandclassification.typepad.com/blog/2009/12/new-file-share-to-sharepoint-migration-utility-from-microsoft.html  Happy new year to everyone… Read more

Automatically uploading files from File Server to SharePoint using the File Classification Infrastructure (FCI)

Windows Server 2008 R2 introduced a new File Classification Infrastructure that enables assigning metadata to files and applying file management tasks based on the file metadata (Windows Server 2008 R2 File Classification Infrastructure – Managing data based on business value)   In the past few months, we had a lot of questions from customers on… Read more