Microsoft Teams: Security & Compliance

Microsoft Teams is the hot topic on the streets these days with everyone from small business to large enterprise using it or in the process of deploying it. No doubt it is instrumental in driving digital transformation and changing workplace culture, and in return, modernizing the workplace. But, what about security and compliance? Let’s play…

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Intune: Upgrade Windows Pro to Enterprise AUTOMATICALLY!

Do you have a bunch of Windows 10 Pro devices and would like upgrade them to Windows 10 Enterprise? Microsoft 365 (specifically Microsoft Intune) can help you! Note: For more information please reference Deploy Windows 10 Enterprise licenses. The following is an example on how to do this with Intune (assuming appropriate licenses have been…

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A credit score for cyber security?! Tell me more!

One of the keys to success in life is understanding your financial situation and where you sit on the scale of a credit score.  When it comes to cyber security, you want to understand your organization’s security posture and how it can be improved. That’s where Microsoft Secure Score steps in. Microsoft Secure Score gives…


Microsoft Teams: Protecting against advanced threats

How well do you trust your employees? What about your vendors? I’m constantly coming across organizations that are storing intellectual property and other sensitive data in Microsoft Teams, so they can collaborate with that data in a centralized manner. I’m also learning that most of those organizations are enabling guest access, and allowing outside vendors…


Gaining visibility to “shadow IT” and discovering cloud apps in use today

You may not realize it, but your organization is already operating in the cloud. Even if your IT department hasn’t deployed cloud services yet, your employees already have, and your organization is 100% responsible for the security and compliance of that data. This is known as “shadow IT”, where an organization is using application services,…