Microsoft Security Bulletin: December 2012 Release

Hi Everyone!  This month is quite a busy one when it comes to updates.  We have a total of 7 updates however I’ve been seeing up to 15 on some of my machines and if you have a Surface we have another system update available as well. Bulletin Information Executive Summaries The following table summarizes…


Now Open: Microsoft Assessment and Planning Toolkit 8.0 Beta!

I’ve been a big fan of the MAP Toolkit for a long time now.  It’s great way to easily asses your environment for readiness and migration information for new releases such as Windows Server 2012, Windows 8 and Office 2013.  Because it doesn’t use an agent to gather data on your network it’s quick and…


A Day Made of Glass!

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Microsoft Security Bulletin: December 2011 Release

This month we are releasing 13 security bulletins for new vulnerabilities.  Please see the details below and make sure you apply these in your environments where applicable.  I’ve provided more technical details below as well. What is the purpose of this alert? This alert is to provide you with an overview of the new security…


The Big Picture is Coming!

You’ve heard of our Tech.ed events that we hold annually around the world.  Well get ready for an entirely different type of event.  We’re calling it The Big Picture which is quite a change from what we’ve done in the past.  Please see all the details below and how you can register. Experience technology, as…


Microsoft Office Future Vision

We’ve released future vision videos in the past and below is another one from the Microsoft Office team.  It looks at how we will potentially get things done at work;  at home and on the go in 5-10 years time.  These videos are always cool and give you a glimpse of what might be coming…


Simplify Cloud Migration with MAP 6.0!

Great news!  The Solution Accelerators team has recently released the final version of the Microsoft Assessment and Planning Toolkit 6.0.  Here is a quick look at what’s new. Analyse application portfolios for a move to the Windows Azure Platform If you are considering a move to the public cloud, the application evaluation process for migration…


Microsoft Security Bulletin: July 2011 Release

It’s that time again for some security updates.  Please see below for the July release of our security bulletin release. What is the purpose of this alert? This alert is to provide you with an overview of the new security bulletin(s) being released on July 12, 2011. Security bulletins are released monthly to resolve critical…


The MS IT Showcase Content keeps coming..

The Microsoft IT Showcase team keeps publishing new content.  The below articles are very interesting. Microsoft IT Plans for Hybrid Deployment of Microsoft Office 365 A hybrid messaging deployment offers the possibility to have some mailboxes located on-premises while others reside in the cloud. Learn how Microsoft IT planned for a hybrid deployment of Microsoft®…


Microsoft Security Bulletin: May 2011 Release

This month we only have 2 newly discovered security bulletins that you need to consider for your environments.  Please see the details below. What is the purpose of this alert? This alert is to provide you with an overview of the new security bulletins being released on May 10, 2011. Security bulletins are released monthly…