From End to Edge and Beyond Episode 18–The Return of John Weston and Cloud Computing

In this edition of from End to Edge and Beyond, we bring back John Weston, IT Pro Evangelist,  to talk about some new and exciting things that are happening at Microsoft regarding private cloud. During this interview John Weston talked about Private Cloud using System Center 2012. John presented the value proposition of System Center…


From End to Edge and Beyond–Episode 17 with Josh Adams

Welcome back to another fun and informative edition of From End to Edge and Beyond! This is episode 17 and we’re getting close to a year old. It’s been a lot of fun and we have a ton of great things in the pipe for the next year. And we get to the close of…


Yuri Diogenes Demonstrates the Value of Physical Security

In almost all of our From End to Edge and Beyond episodes ,Yuri and I make it a point that you can’t ignore the physical aspects of information security. Just like when there’s a problem with network connectivity, you don’t start looking at problems with ISA or TMG, you begin by checking the network cabling,…


From End to Edge and Beyond Episode 16–Identity Federation with Thomas Detzner

In this episode, Tom Shinder and Yuri Diogenes interviewed Thomas Detzner, a Senior Consultant at Microsoft Consulting Services in Switzerland. During this interview Tom and Yuri discussed with Thomas about how to leverage ADFS to federate access to Office 365 Cloud Services. Thomas demonstrates this scenario by showing what needs to be configured in ADFS…


From End to Edge and Beyond Episode 15–More Fun with John Weston

In this episode, we continue our interview with John Weston, IT PRO Evangelist at Microsoft. During this second part of the interview, John demonstrates how Office 365 works and shows some of the available security features. Also included is a walkthrough of the different management interfaces within Office 365.   I also want to remind…


From End to Edge and Beyond–Episode 14 with John Weston

Are we at episode 14 already? Wow! The time goes quickly. I guess that’s what happens when you’re having fun. This episode is going to be a real treat for you. John Weston, and IT PRO Evangelist at Microsoft, shares a ton of great security information about a wide array of subjects. I found his…


From End to Edge and Beyond-Episode 11: Threat Management Gateway 2010 Service Pack 2 Chat with MVP Richard Hicks

Hey folks! Tom here – it’s great to be back from Russia after I spent a fun filled week in Moscow where I attended TechEd Russia 2011. I also delivered two presentations there. I’ll give you the details of that trip next week, where we will feature an interview with one of our esteemed Russian…


From End to Edge and Beyond–Episode 8: Miha Pihler Secures Exchange with TMG

In this episode, Tom Shinder and Yuri Diogenes interviewed Miha Pihler, a Microsoft Enterprise Security MVP. During this interview Tom and Yuri discussed with Miha about secure publishing Exchange Server using Forefront TMG, the advantages of this approach and the publishing options using TMG 2010. Enjoy!       Tom Tom Shinder tomsh@microsoft.com Principal Knowledge…


From End to Edge and Beyond–Episode 7: All About FOPE

In this episode, Tom Shinder and Yuri Diogenes interviewed Stan Aleksiev, a Senior Support Escalation Engineer from CSS FOPE Team. During this interview Tom and Yuri discussed with Stan about how FOPE works and Stan delivered a deep dive into FOPE mail flow. Stan explains the different security levels used by FOPE, including message categorization…


From End to Edge and Beyond–Episode 6 with Paul Robichaux

In this episode of Security Talk – From End to Edge and Beyond, we had a very special guest – Paul Robichaux. Paul is a well-known subject matter expert on Microsoft Exchange and has published many books on the subject of Exchange Server and Exchange security. With the future of Exchange firmly placed in the…