Tip of the Day: Windows 10, version 1607 Semi-Annual Channel end of support on April 10,2018

Today’s tip… On February 1st, Microsoft release a Help Article pertaining to the upcoming end of support for Windows 10, version 1607 SAC. Read the article for the latest information! Reference: “Windows 10,version 1607 Semi-Annual Channel end of support (February 1, 2018)” – https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/4076503/windows-10-version-1607-semi-annual-channel-end-of-support

(Cloud) Tip of the Day: The Developer’s Guide to Microsoft Azure

Today’s tip… The Developer’s Guide to Microsoft Azure has been updated, and the second edition is now available for download. With our developer guide, you’ll see how our comprehensive set of app platform services fit your needs, helping you navigate the architectural approaches and most common design patterns you face when building modern applications.

Tip of the Day: Help Article for End of Support – Windows 7

Today’s tip… Here’s another article covering a great deal of information pertaining to the January 14, 2020 end of support for Windows 7. It covers: Reference: “Windows 7 support will end on January 14, 2020” – https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/4057281/windows-7-support-will-end-on-january-14-2020

(Cloud) Tip of the Day: Azure for Students

Today’s tip… We’re excited to announce Azure for Students. Designed uniquely with student-focused cloud usage in-mind, this offer gives verified students full access to 25+ free Azure products as well as US$100 monetary credit for use toward our paid products with no credit card requirement. If you’re seeking to grow your cloud dev skills –…

Tip of the Day: Changes to Office and Windows Servicing and Support

Today’s tip… Did you miss this article, release on February 1st? If so, check it out! Servicing extensions for Windows 10 Updates on the Office 365 ProPlus systems requirements New details on the next perpetual release of Office and LTSC release of Windows 10 Reference: “Changes to Office and Windows servicing and support” – https://blogs.technet.microsoft.com/windowsitpro/2018/02/01/changes-to-office-and-windows-servicing-and-support/

(Cloud) Tip of the Day: Azure Load Balancer to become more efficient

Today’s tip… Azure recently introduced an advanced, more efficient Load Balancer platform. This platform adds a whole new set of abilities for customer workloads using the new Standard Load Balancer. One of the key additions the new Load Balancer platform brings, is a simplified, more predictable and efficient outbound port allocation algorithm. While already integrated…

Tip of the Day: Another Windows Server Question of the Day

Today’s tip… Question: My customer has older Windows Server Domain Controllers running older functional levels and would like to upgrade them, but is unclear what the different domain functional levels provide. Is there a document that provides the differences? Also, does Microsoft have recommendations about domain and forest functional levels for AD?   Answer: Microsoft…

(RDS) Tip of the Day: Introducing backup for Azure file shares

Today’s tip… We are excited to announce the public preview of backup for Azure file shares. Azure Files is a cloud-first file share solution with support for industry standard SMB protocol. Through this preview, Azure Backup enables a native backup solution for Azure file shares, a key addition to the feature arsenal to enable enterprise…

(RDS) Tip of the Day: The Future is Now with Office 365 Professional Plus & Citrix Workspace

Today’s tip… A key feature of the Citrix collaboration with Microsoft has been our continued focus on innovation. Together, we bring groundbreaking features and capabilities to our joint customers and their employees that can make the extraordinary possible. Sometimes that innovation means moving on from popular older solutions. Microsoft announced support for Office 365 Professional…

(RDS) Tip of the Day: RDS sessions at GeekOut365

Today’s tip… RDS sessions from @TeamRGE @GeekOut365 community event are available here: http://www.brianmadden.com/opinion/The-TeamRGE-GeekOut-365-event-sessions-have-been-selected   RDmi: Shaping the future of Remote Desktop Services Summary: Microsoft recently announced Remote Desktop Modern Infrastructure (or RDmi), the latest evolution of the RDS platform. It represents a huge step forward, providing a PaaS model, multitenancy, HTML5, and much more. In…