Windows Defender ATP: Intelligent Protection for Modern Threats

Posted by aeadmin on Dec 12, 2018 11:49:25 AM


There isn’t much an organization can do to reduce the number of security threats it faces on a daily basis. Hackers will be hackers. They constantly develop new techniques and tools that allow them to carry out as many attacks as possible. However, organizations can make the job of a hacker more difficult by reducing the attack surface.

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Tags: cybersecurity, Microsoft, Secure Score, Attack Surface, Windows Defender ATP

Microsoft 365: The Whole Is Greater than the Sum of Its Parts

Posted by aeadmin on Dec 7, 2018 1:48:06 PM


Microsoft introduced Microsoft 365 in June 2017 as “a complete, intelligent and secure solution to empower employees” in the modern workplace. Microsoft 365 is a cloud-based solution that bundles Office 365, Windows 10, and Enterprise Mobility + Security (formerly Enterprise Mobility Suite) to better serve today’s distributed workforce, meet high user expectations and enhance security across devices.

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Tags: Enterprise, Licensing, Office 365, Microsoft, Business

Have You Taken Appropriate Steps to Secure Office 365?

Posted by aeadmin on Nov 28, 2018 1:03:26 PM


In a recent survey of IT managers and directors in enterprises with more than 1,000 employees, 39.5% of respondents said that service providers take full responsibility for protecting applications and data in the public cloud. Another 33.8% said that customers are fully responsible for public cloud security. 

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Tags: Office 365, Microsoft, Secure Score

Microsoft Intune Is Helping to Enable Unified Endpoint Management

Posted by aeadmin on Nov 14, 2018 9:24:43 AM


The rise of mobility is pretty easy to explain. Employees demanded a more flexible work environment. Employers realized this flexibility would allow employees to be more productive. Then employees demanded to be able to use their personal devices for work stuff. Although this scenario is hardly new, organizations are still struggling to manage the onslaught of desktop and mobile endpoint devices, both company-owned and employee-owned. Unified endpoint management (UEM) has emerged to address these challenges.

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Tags: Microsoft, Intune, UserVoice

Why You Should Be Looking for a CRM with Artificial Intelligence

Posted by aeadmin on Nov 7, 2018 1:27:30 PM


In this age of mistrust, skepticism and general lack of loyalty, organizations are under intense pressure to not only generate new business but also manage and strengthen relationships with existing customers. This isn’t just the responsibility of account managers and salespeople. Every person who interacts with a customer plays a role in this critical business function.

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Tags: Microsoft, Artificial Intelligence, AI, Microsoft Dynamics, CRM, Customer Relationship Management

Microsoft Graph: Smarter Apps, Greater Efficiency Part 2

Posted by aeadmin on Oct 31, 2018 11:20:49 AM


In our last post, we began our deep dive into Microsoft Graph, a powerful API that enables developers to tap the power of Microsoft 365 applications to automate IT operational tasks and enhance security. Microsoft Graph also enhances collaboration and drives user productivity by connecting to data in email, calendars, documents and other sources across multiple devices.

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Tags: Office 365, Microsoft, Search, Microsoft Graph, GitHub, API

Microsoft Graph: Smarter Apps, Greater Efficiency Part 1

Posted by aeadmin on Oct 23, 2018 4:03:59 PM


In a previous post, we discussed how productivity is lost when employees waste time searching for information. Unstructured data in particular is difficult to manage, organize and search. Gartner recently identified a new search product category called “insight engines,” which use multiple artificial intelligence (AI) technologies to handle more complex search queries and deliver structured and unstructured data more effectively.

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Tags: Office 365, Microsoft, Search, Microsoft Graph, GitHub, API

Next-Gen Search Capabilities Help You Find What You’re Looking For

Posted by aeadmin on Oct 16, 2018 1:30:38 PM


How much time does the average worker spend hunting for a lost document, or seeking out the last bit of data needed to complete a report? 

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Tags: Office 365, Microsoft, microsoft ignite, Search

Meet a More Modern, User-Friendly and Feature-Rich SharePoint Server

Posted by aeadmin on Oct 10, 2018 10:00:00 AM


In a previous post, we offered a preview of Microsoft Office 2019 products, including Exchange Server 2019, SharePoint Server 2019, Skype for Business Server 2019 and Project Server 2019. The recurring themes in the initial product descriptions from Microsoft revolved around user experience, simplification, performance and collaboration, all of which contribute to more modern, user-friendly products.

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Tags: Office 365, SharePoint, Microsoft

Using AI to Boost the Value of Threat Intelligence

Posted by aeadmin on Oct 2, 2018 9:00:00 AM


A recent SANS Institute report offered good news and bad news about threat intelligence. The good news is that threat intelligence is widely used, and many organizations believe it has enhanced their ability to detect and respond to threats quickly and accurately.

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Tags: IoT, Office 365, Microsoft, microsoft ignite

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