Microsoft Active Directory Design and Administration
- January 13, 2016
Microsoft's new Office 365 E5 plan offers features applicable across the organization. But some of the new functionality isn't useful to all, and some features bring controversy.
- January 12, 2016
Administrators with machines on Windows 8 and unsupported versions of Internet Explorer will need to update after this month.
- December 21, 2015
Microsoft released Exchange 2016, but older versions may win out. No matter the version, admins should prioritize Exchange security in 2016.
- December 17, 2015
Exchange 2016 brought mixed feelings for admins who felt like the release was more of an Exchange 2013 Service Pack than a new version. See which changes made it to the final release.
- December 08, 2015
Microsoft ended the security cycle of 2015 by releasing eight critical bulletins, including details on a font exploit.
- December 07, 2015
The MVP program highlights technical concentration in 10 broad Microsoft categories, changing some MVP statuses and eliciting concern over expertise.
- November 10, 2015
Microsoft releases 12 security bulletins covering a wide range of applications, including Skype.
- November 03, 2015
The preview of the Azure AD PowerShell module flexes its muscles by supporting MFA and device management.
- October 27, 2015
In addition to design changes, Office 2016 offers new applications such as Clutter and Modern Attachments to make collaborating in the Exchange mail client much easier. Should you upgrade?
- October 22, 2015
Data loss prevention, multifactor authentication and document sharing all get a security boost in Office 2016, but you might want to consider holding off on upgrading.
- October 15, 2015
Customers who recently upgraded to Office 2016 were in for an unpleasant surprise after Skype for Business was uninstalled from their machines.
- October 13, 2015
Windows administrators have a relatively light month, as Microsoft releases only six security bulletins for October.
- September 08, 2015
The bad news: Microsoft had to issue Patch Tuesday fixes for Office and IE. The good news: no patches for Windows 10 or Adobe Flash.
- August 24, 2015
Windows containers are now available in preview as the native Docker tools come to Microsoft for the first time.
- August 18, 2015
Office 365's new features encourage workplace collaboration with upgrades to file sharing in email and telephony services.