Tip of the Day: What To Do With All Those Cool New DNS Server Features

Today’s Tip… What To Do With All Those Cool New DNS Server Features Have you looked into what Windows Server 2016 DNS Server Policies can do for you?  Check out these informative links to learn how DNS Server Policies work and all the crazy-cool solutions they provide. Geo-Location Based Traffic Management Using DNS Policies Split-Brain…

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(Cloud) Tip of the Day: Office 365 IP Addresses

Today’s Tip… Jump start your Windows Server 2016 readiness with these informative resources. Windows Server 2016 Blog – “Ten reasons you’ll love…” https://blogs.technet.microsoft.com/windowsserver/ The Windows Server Channel https://channel9.msdn.com/Blogs/windowsserver What’s New in Windows Server 2016 Technical Preview 5 https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/dn765472(v=ws.12).aspx

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(Cloud) Tip of the Day: Office 365 growth

Today’s Tip… Another great article read. Read about what Satya Nadella has to say about Office 365 during the third-quarter earnings call… https://rcpmag.com/articles/2016/04/25/office-365-key-to-platform-growth.aspx “Growth of Office 365 was quite remarkable, Nadella said, pointing to the 22 million consumers and 70 million commercial customers who have active Office 365 subscriptions. In the commercial segment, Nadella said…

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(Cloud) Tip of the Day: SharePoint Online restore options

Today’s Tip… SharePoint Online provides multiple recovery options for different items. SharePoint Online has two stages to recover items. As a Site Collection admin, you can restore from the End-User and Site Collection Recycle Bin. As a Global Admin you can recover a deleted site collection from the SharePoint Online Administration Center Recycle Bin. Here…

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(Cloud) Tip of the Day: Identity Protection

Today’s Tip… Check out the following articles. Talks about the big 5 Microsoft technologies for Identity Protection. http://oxfordcomputergroup.com/resources/identity-protection/ http://oxfordcomputergroup.com/resources/identity-protection-five-components/ Identity Protection Solutions… Learn more about Microsoft Identity Manager Learn more about Azure AD Connect Learn more about Multi-Factor Authentication Learn more about Privileged Identity Management (PIM) and Privileged Access Management (PAM) Learn more about Threat…

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(Cloud) Tip of the Day: UPN sync changes in Azure AD

Today’s (Cloud) Tip… We have made a couple pretty big changes to how UPN syncs and how soft matching works when syncing to Azure AD. Synchronization of UPN Updates for Licensed/Managed Users Historically we have blocked all updates to UserPrincipalName via Sync from On-premises if the User is managed (non-federated) and has been assigned a…

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(Cloud) Tip of the Day: Azure DevTest Labs

Today’s (Cloud) Tip… Azure DevTest Labs Create environments quicker than ever with reusable templates that have everything your team needs to start developing and testing applications. In a few clicks, you’ll have an environment where the last good build of your application is already installed so you can get working right away Azure DevTest Labs:…

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(Cloud) Tip of the Day: Test-drive feature is now available on Azure Marketplace

Today’s (Cloud) Tip… You can now try Azure Marketplace without an Azure subscription or making a payment.  For example, if you want to experience Trend Micro’s Deep Security running on Azure, you can take a test drive first without the commitment.  Launch a preconfigured image running on Azure with a couple of clicks, then explore,…

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Tip of the Day: Convenience Rollup Releasing on 5/16/2016 for Win7/Server 2008 R2

Today’s Tip… Tired of seeing hundreds of updates? On May 16th, Microsoft released the convenience rollup for Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 containing all the security and non-security fixes released since the release of Windows 7 SP1 that are suitable for general distribution, up through April 2016. Only one update needed to get…

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(Cloud) Tip of the Day: Security in Azure

Today’s (Cloud) Tip… Security in Azure Azure Security Center helps you prevent, detect, and respond to threats with increased visibility into and control over the security of your Azure resources. It provides integrated security monitoring and policy management across your Azure subscriptions, helps detect threats that might otherwise go unnoticed, and works with a broad…

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