Had a great time with the Microsoft EPG team in Southfield, MI on Wednesday presenting at their Above & Beyond Ignite event on What’s new in the Enterprise Mobility Suite (June 2015). Had a great showing of about 80 people and I had the highest attended session of the day and a great audience. You […]

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Yesterday Microsoft announced the General Availability of Azure Active Directory Connect. Azure AD Connect is the single tool and experience for connecting your on-premises directories to Azure AD, whether you are evaluating, piloting, or in production. If you are an existing DirSync or Azure AD Sync user, it is recommended you upgrade to this singular […]

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Revised: Outlook Managed App support works in Intune today, however it looks like there is no Managed E-mail policy, which will likely come in the next rev of the Intune update next week. Today, Microsoft announced here that the re-branded Accompli client that they purchased last year, the Microsoft Outlook app, will officially be their […]

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Recently, I was working with a customer who had deployed Intune to a small subset of pilot users. Specifically they were leveraging the All Users default container to apply the standard (soon deprecated*) Mobile Device Management policy, which used to contain all of the platform’s respective MDM policies. *Moving forward, migration to the new Configuration […]

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Last Friday, Microsoft announced the General Availability of Hyper-V Generation 2 Virtual Machines recovery to Azure. There are a few requirements to note: OS disk type to be Basic Disk which includes 1 or 2 Data volumes with disk format as VHDX which is less than 300GB Post failover when running in Azure there will […]

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Yesterday, I came across a Gartner report that released their Magic Quadrant for Identity Management as a Service (IDaaS) here. I wasn’t shocked to see after under a year in Market, Microsoft’s Azure AD Premium was right in the top right of the “Visionary” quadrant, surpassing many of its long-time vested competitors.   Identity truly […]

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