Setting up a Dynamics 365 Trial within 5 minutes!

Dynamics 365 Trials
Dynamics 365 Trials

Did you know you can deploy your very own Dynamics 365 30-day trial within just 5 minutes? Everything you need to know is the following URL:   After selecting the desired Dynamics 365 app you can choose between the following two evaluation options: 1. Start the Dynamics 365 trial with an existing Office 365 environment…


Build your own Bot – Get Started with these Resources!

You can build and connect intelligent bots to interact with your users naturally wherever they are with Microsoft Bot Framework — from your website or app to text/SMS, Skype, Slack, Facebook Messenger, Office 365 mail, Microsoft Teams and other cool services. Here’s a short overview of what you need to know to get started:   I…


Full List of Operations Management Suite (OMS) Sessions from Ignite 2016

let’s keep it short and simple: I put together a full list of Microsoft Operations Management Suite (OMS) sessions from Microsoft Ignite 2016 conference. It’s 22 on-demand sessions packed with brand new technical content from this year’s Ignite in Atlanta:   SESSION CODE SESSION TITLE LEVEL BRK1017 Take your management and security strategy to the cloud with…


Get the Big Picture of Microsoft Azure

Have you ever wondered if there’s a simple overview of the Azure platform and its services? There is, in fact a pretty nice one! The Interactive Azure Platform Big Picture offers a categorized overview of Microsoft Azure: What I personally really like about the interactive Big Picture are the links to further information of the listed Azure services….


How To: PowerShell on Linux

Am 18.08.2016 hat Microsoft feierlich verkündet, dass PowerShell nach nun 10-jährigem Bestehen unter Linux lauffähig und Open Source verfügbar ist. Im ersten Moment fragt man sich vielleicht: “Heißt es nicht Windows PowerShell?!?” Tatsächlich, PowerShell wurde ursprünglich zur Automatisierung von IT-Administrationsaufgaben auf der Windows-Plattform entwickelt – ganz gleich, ob zur Automatisierung von Servern, Clients, Datenbanken und diverser…


Microsoft’s Approach to Enterprise Content Management with SharePoint

Wondering how Microsoft approaches Enterprise Content Management aka ECM internally? Many organizations struggle to see how ECM works within an organization. Get the answers in this on-demand video, as you look at Enterprise Content Management, one of the many robust features of SharePoint, and gain insight into how Microsoft leverages ECM for millions of assets…


Mobile Device Management – Best Practices from Microsoft IT

Mobile Device Management at Microsoft
Mobile Device Management at Microsoft

You won’t be surprised by the following fact: Microsoft also have internal infrastructure, devices, applications and content to be managed in their corporate infrastructure. Customers often ask “How does Microsoft do IT”? Here’s a technical case from Microsoft IT with some really impressing insights about setting up the Microsoft corporate Mobile Device Management (MDM) infrastructure. Bring your…


Windows 10 Keyboard Shortcuts at a Glance

Did I mention I’m excited for the launch of Windows 10? Yes? Never mind, it bears repeating :-) In this blog post, I’d like to share a list of Windows 10 keyboard shortcuts with you. I tested the below shortcuts in the current build of Windows 10 Insider Preview Build No. 10122 – and I…


BRAND NEW Windows 10 content from Microsoft Ignite

Just in case you are as thrilled as me for the release of Windows 10 this summer: here’s a full list of Microsoft Ignite conference sessions related to Windows 10: Session Code Session Title KEY01 Microsoft Ignite Keynote BRK1300 Windows 10 and the Internet of Things BRK1302 The New User Experience with Windows 10 BRK1303…


List of official Microsoft Blogs and Twitter handles (Ignite Special)

Again and again, I’ve been asked the following question: “Who does actually read blog posts in the 2000s?!?”. Here’s my answer: My colleagues within Microsoft do, I do, and – most importantly – many IT Pros and Developers all over the world do. Of course, you can’t, and you don’t need to know every single…