Microsoft's cloud dominance comes with a security risk

Microsoft's cloud dominance comes with a security risk

Microsoft and third parties are layering on more security technology to keep vulnerabilities harder to exploit at scale

09/29/16

The hidden power of the Office 365 admin center

The hidden power of the Office 365 admin center

Don't let the initially simple interface fool you: Office 365's admin capabilities equal those of on-premises Exchange, SharePoint, and more

09/21/16

Down and dirty with Windows Nano Server 2016

Down and dirty with Windows Nano Server 2016

Nano Server is a very fast, powerful tool for remotely administering Windows servers, but you need to know what you're doing

09/14/16

Tutorial: The joys of Windows Server's group policies

Tutorial: The joys of Windows Server's group policies

Three examples show the power of GPOs that every Windows admin should be using

09/07/16

Beyond the console: 3 supplements for Office 365 admins

Beyond the console: 3 supplements for Office 365 admins

There are times you need to use a different tool to manage Office 365. Here are three you should know

08/31/16

The other Office 365 is available for your school

The other Office 365 is available for your school

For collaborative classroom use by teachers and students, Microsoft has a special edition of Office 365

08/24/16

The top 7 new Hyper-V features in Windows Server 2016

The top 7 new Hyper-V features in Windows Server 2016

Even as the action shifts to the cloud, there's plenty going on in virtual servers

08/17/16

Microsoft’s cloud-based operations manager tackles security

Microsoft’s cloud-based operations manager tackles security

The newest OMS component provides security analysis and threat detection across cloud and on-premises systems

08/10/16

HoloLens points the way to the augmented reality future

HoloLens points the way to the augmented reality future

Virtual reality is fine for games, but the true game-changer will be the interaction between the real and virtual worlds

08/03/16

The ascent from virtualization to the cloud

The ascent from virtualization to the cloud

The virtualization era featured VMware, Microsoft, and Citrix. In the cloud era, Amazon, Microsoft, and Google lead -- but Microsoft has the only real hybrid option

07/29/16

Five years on, Office 365 shows its strengths

Five years on, Office 365 shows its strengths

With the core tools largely toughened, Microsoft is building out new capabilities in video and community sites

07/20/16

The cloud switch is on: From migration to management

The cloud switch is on: From migration to management

As more IT shops migrate to cloud services like Office 365 and Azure, they face a new challenge: how to manage it all

07/13/16

The upside of overhyped security threats

The upside of overhyped security threats

Check your Office 365 security settings before you cave in to (or blow off) security vendor FUD

07/06/16

Why you should use FastTrack to move to Office 365

Why you should use FastTrack to move to Office 365

Microsoft's migration assistance service will help you get to the Microsoft Cloud at no to low cost

06/29/16

The secret to a successful technology rollout

The secret to a successful technology rollout

Too often, IT focuses on getting the technology right and forgets the people who have to deal with the changes

06/22/16

Block malware, ransomware, and phishing with 5 layers

Block malware, ransomware, and phishing with 5 layers

There's no silver bullet to keeping intruders and hackers out, but you can minimize the risk by combining approaches

06/15/16

Office 365's brand-new apps: Planner and advanced security

Office 365's brand-new apps: Planner and advanced security

For users, Office Online now has a workflow manager; for IT, Office 365 now has Advanced Security Management

06/08/16

Microsoft primes SharePoint 2016 for on-premises takeover

Microsoft primes SharePoint 2016 for on-premises takeover

There's a lot to like in the latest SharePoint server release -- and clear signs its future will move to the cloud

06/01/16

MCP, MCSE, and more: Training options for Microsoft admins

MCP, MCSE, and more: Training options for Microsoft admins

There are many paths -- too many, in fact -- to keeping your skills up to date, so here's a guide on how to get the right training

05/25/16

The 3 paths to managing identities in Office 365

The 3 paths to managing identities in Office 365

If you aren't ready to let go of on-premises Active Directory management, you have three good options

05/18/16

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