Microsoft’s Cyber Defense Operations Center shares best practices

Security underpins everything we do, or at least it should…have a look at the best practises from our Cyber Security team. Microsoft has unique visibility into an evolving threat landscape due to our hyper-scaled cloud footprint of more than 200 cloud services, over 100 datacenters, millions of devices, and over a billion customers around the…

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OMS – Longer retention of up to 2years

As a team a lot of our days are now spent talking about OMS, one key OMS change recently was to enable the retention of data for more than the typical 7 , 30 or 365 days.  You can now go to 2 years if required.  See the blog from Richard Rundle that tells you…

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Tomorrow at FutureDecoded 2016…

Hello, If you are attending Day 1, I’ll be working on the Microsoft stand called “Intelligent Cloud” from 8:00-10:00.  I’m there all day so shouldn’t be far away, please come and say hello. I’m also planning to be there day2, but don’t know when I’ll be on the stand yet. Tuesday 1 November 2016 EVENT DAY…

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ICYMI – Ignite 2016 Hybrid Cloud Announcements

So another great Ignite Conference has just ended and there have been lots of announcements. Hard to keep up with them all, but here is a summary of the key Hybrid Cloud related announcements that I spotted: Azure Compute new offerings : L-series (storage optimised), and H-series (compute intensive / fast). These expand upon the…

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Windows Server 2016 e-Book

Following on from the fantastic content at Ignite and the launch of Windows Server 2016, there is an updated version of the Windows Server 2016 e-Book available for download. It is available as a standard PDF or as a mobile-friendly version and both can be downloaded from – https://blogs.msdn.microsoft.com/microsoft_press/2016/09/26/free-ebook-introducing-windows-server-2016/ This is a great resource and…

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How to watch content from Ignite this week

Please go to this link, content is being added regularly (237 session so far): https://myignite.microsoft.com/videos   For the really time constrained people reading this, you can jump straight to these topics: OMS: https://myignite.microsoft.com/videos?q=oms Azure Stack: https://myignite.microsoft.com/videos?q=%22azure%20stack%22 Windows Server 2016: https://myignite.microsoft.com/videos?q=%22windows%20server%202016%22 System Center: https://myignite.microsoft.com/videos?q=%22system%20center%22            

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Azure Stack – Integrated Hardware Video & links to TP2

Why does Azure Stack come as an integrated system and what do we mean by that? https://sec.ch9.ms/ch9/8890/ab940b4e-56d8-42a7-9440-a1d03abf8890/AzureStackInsightsintoIntegratedSystems_high.mp4   Also https://blogs.technet.microsoft.com/hybridcloudbp/2016/09/27/windows-server-2016-rtm-system-center-2016-rtm-and-azure-stack-tp2-now-available/  

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