As a part of Cybersecurity Awareness Month initiative Microsoft team has published an excellent Tech Community article covering essential resources from Microsoft learn that can help you with your Cybersecurity Learning journey.
Tuesday, October 12, 2021
Understanding Microsoft 365 Licensing is essential for any Organization adopting the product line and to ease this process, Aaron Dinnage MSFT has created an excellent site covering all the the Licensing models available, you can access the old post here covering the Licensing diagrams from Aaron. This site is an essential tool for any IT Administrator working with Microsoft 365.
Access here: Microsoft 365 Licensing
GitHub Link: https://github.com/AaronDinnage
Tuesday, September 14, 2021
Securing Exchange Server Environment has become a Critical Priority today post the recent Zero day Exploit - HAFNIUM and Microsoft team taken required action to address this security threat and adviced organizations running Exchange Servers to take remediation steps outlined in their MSTIC update.
As a part of their ongoing support guidance Microsoft Published new support videos to protect against Exchange Server threats in their Microsoft SecurityYoutube Channel. These videos cover essential threats against Exchange server and recommended remediation.
Microsoft recently shared the update regarding their new Technical Content Library for their Security Technologies, this is a one stop resource to know the available technologies and latest updates .
Access here: Microsoft Security Technical Content Library
Checkout the Microsoft Security Youtube Channel here: Microsoft Security
Skype for Business Online is retired last month and most of the Organizations already deployed Teams and started their Transition, if you are one of the Organization who are on the Journey read the official documentation and get your upgrade completed.
Access here: Skype for Business Online retirement
Technology is evergreen and innovations are happening day by day, as a part of the of this evolution process, Microsoft recently announced the general availability of Windows 365, Cloud based Windows Solution for your organization to support the new Hybrid Workforce.
Access the Announcement here with the reference resources: Announcing the general availability of Windows 365
Azure AD Connect Cloud Sync is a new product recently made available from Microsoft to synchronize objects from On-Premises to Cloud. Azure AD Connect cloud sync helps simplify and automate the management of Azure AD users, through cloud-managed rules for synchronizing those users from existing AD forests.
Below are some essential resources to know more on this product.
Access here: Azure AD Connect Cloud Sync Overview
Another great video from Travis Roberts below on the key differences
Official documentation covering all updates: Azure AD Connect cloud sync documentation
Access the Microsoft Cybersecurity Reference Architectures (MCRA) Guides from MSLearn. We have three different modules covering the key topics.
Access the Youtube Video Series from Mark Simos MSFT here: Microsoft Cybersecurity Reference Architectures (MCRA) Series
Thursday, February 04, 2021
Microsoft Ignite 2021 is scheduled on March 2-4, 2021. This Year the event goes digital with lot of exciting announcements and updates. Registration is now open for the event and get yourself registered to reserve your seats.
Access the Official Site and Register here: https://myignite.microsoft.com/home
Follow @MS_Ignite for latest updates.
Access the Book of News here: Microsoft Ignite 2021 Book of News