Design for Security : Applying a Layered Approach

With varying work styles and bring-your-own-device (BYOD) culture on the rise, organizations have concerns on how they can secure their sensitive data from malicious intent. Security is an integral aspect of any architecture. Data breaches can be significantly costly, ruin

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Azure DevOps Auditing: Monitoring Who Did What

Managing the security and audit records for who is accessing and modifying resources inside Azure DevOps has historically presented a challenge. In the era of modern development, developers are working on multiple devices, with devices roaming from both the corporate

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Digital Assistant Maturity

As many organizations progress down their digital transformation journey, they traditionally start with low-hanging fruit, and then move to increasingly complex functionality. Naturally, this then tends to lead to automation of tasks that require both minimal human interaction (e.g. a

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Azure Landing Zone – Networking Resources

Recently, I worked on a few Azure Landing Zone projects to kick-off clients’ journeys to the cloud. Networking was a major part of these projects, along with security and monitoring. Below, I go through Azure networking resources and the important features.  Sample

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Cognizant to Acquire 10th Magnitude

Cognizant (Nasdaq: CTSH) today announced it has entered into an agreement to acquire Chicago-based Cognizant Microsoft Business Group (MBG) – formerly 10th Magnitude -, a leading cloud specialist focused exclusively on the Microsoft Azure cloud computing platform. The acquisition will expand the Microsoft Azure expertise

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Tips & Tricks: Windows Dynamics Lock

Windows Dynamic Lock is a very useful feature for anyone who needs to lock a Windows 10 computer when they leave their computer. There are several ways to lock a Windows 10 screen. You can: Set a screen lock based on

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Teams and Yammer Are Not Competitors

Over the past few years, a tone has been set that Teams and Yammer are competitors, but this couldn’t be further from the truth. Somehow a misconception has been made that you are either team Teams or team Yammer and you must choose only one as your enterprise collaboration tool. The reality is Teams and Yammer are made to complement one other.   Venn Diagram of Functionality  While

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Learning More About Yammer Communities

Every day, Microsoft is working to enhance and upgrade their technologies, and we are here to keep our communities abreast of all the latest and greatest features. Lately, there has been a shift in Microsofts Yammer and part of this

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