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Monthly Archives: February 2017

Need to Know Podcast–Episode 137


Another special Microsoft Ignite Australia 2017 podcast focused on the presenters. This time we are talking with Michael Friedrick about his upcoming sessions: Jenkins and Azure See why Jenkins is a great pipeline tool and how you can use it

February 2017 Microsoft Cloud Updates

  Thanks to the good folk at Ingram Micro Cloud Australia, I’ve uploaded my part of a recent webinar they hosted. My presentation was around providing information around some of the most recent and relevant updates to both the Office

A quick overview of adoption

  Here is a video with some of my high level thoughts around how important adoption is when it comes to technology, especially Office 365. The video will give you an overview of the user demographics as well as the

Need to Know Podcast–Episode 136


Our focus on Microsoft Ignite Australia speakers continues. In this episode we interview Dux Raymond Si who is the CTO of Avepoint but also a Microsoft MVP and Regional Director. Dux has three great sessions at Ignite that are: Microsoft

GitLab Data Loss Lessons for Office 365 Customers


In late January of this year GitLab, a Git repository and source-code management service similar to GitHub, suffered the permanent loss of some customer data. As reported by The Register: Behind the scenes, a tired sysadmin, working late at night in

SharePoint Modern Bing Web Part


Yesterday, I discovered a new modern web part for the modern SharePoint pages. The Bing Web Part! Oh Bing, Google’s sad little brother. Never been able to step out of the shadows of its bigger brother. Let’s be honest with

Slides and Video (Sharepoint Search Meetup)/Presentacion y Video(Busqueda en Sharepoint)


Hoy 8 de Febrero de 2017 se llevo a cabo el Meetup de Sharepoint Search, una presentacion muy completa sobre la configuracion y desarrollo de todos los elementos de la busqueda en Sharepoint. Con conceptos desde nivel 100 hasta nivel

Update to the Office 365 Message Center Digest Email Script


A couple of weeks ago I released my PowerShell script for generating an email report of Office 365 Message Center notifications. After it was released one reader, Ryan Mitchell, kindly sent me some changes that he had made to improve

Need to Know Podcast–Episode 135


More interviews with speakers at the upcoming Microoft Ignite Australia. This time we feature Gino Barletta and speak about his two sessions: What you need to know about Windows Server 2016 Security Windows Server 2016 introduces more security features than

Whitelist Senders and domains in office 365 to bypass Spam filters


Introduction Office 365 provides  number of tools to maximize the security to secure corporate information based on unique business and technical needs. When built-in Office 365 filters over qualify suspected SPAM, there are a few simple steps administrators can take to