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Enterprise Mobility + Security

Azure Information Protection Documentation Update for November 2016

Hi everybody Our technical writer, Carol Bailey, is letting you know what’s new and hot in the docs for this month. Reminders: Follow us on Twitter (@TheRMSGuy) and join in our peer community at www.yammer.com/AskIPTeam.  Dan (on behalf of the Information Protection team) The Documentation for Azure Information Protection (formerly Azure Rights Management) has been updated...

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The CIO of GE Explains Why Data Isn’t Enough & Why IT Should Stop Taking Orders

Today’s episode is the second half of my drive with Jim Fowler, the CIO of General Electric. Jim and I talk about why “data isn’t enough,” why/how IT has to stop being order takers, we play a game of “IT Would You Rather,” and Jim explains how IT teams can elevate ideas to improve the business to...

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New #AzureAD Access Panel is now Generally Available!

Howdy folks, Many hundreds of thousands of you have used the our new Access Panel (MyApps) while it was in public preview to launch your Azure AD connected applications, change memberships in groups, and quickly access your security settings. Today, I’m excited to announce the new Access Panel is now Generally Available (GA)! Since we launched Public...

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Shadow IT– Learn how to get control now

Shadow IT is here and it’s a threat to your organization. What is Shadow IT? It’s when your employees use unapproved devices, SaaS apps, or any other type of technology – without your consent- for getting their work done. As the traditional solutions do not have visibility to users’ actions, unfortunately, Shadow IT is neglected or...

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ConfigMgr Current Branch Surpasses 50M Managed Devices!

One of the things that inspires engineers every day is the desire to see other people using and benefitting from the things you’ve worked so hard to build.  I think this is a common feeling for anyone who builds and creates.  For me, this is one of the biggest reasons I love working at Microsoft: ...

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Now Available: Update 1610 for System Center Configuration Manager

Happy Friday! We are delighted to announce that we have released version 1610 for the Current Branch (CB) of System Center Configuration Manager that includes some great new features and product enhancements. We continue to see a strong adoption of the Current Branch model by our customers. There are now more than 25,000 organizations managing...

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Combining your Skype account and your Microsoft account. You want to do this!

Howdy folks, You may have seen our recent announcement about how you can now use your Skype name to sign into all Microsoft apps and services. You may also have noticed that sign-in screens for Microsoft accounts now mention you can enter your Skype name in addition to your email address or phone number: This...

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Microsoft Authenticator for Windows Phone is Generally Available!

Howdy folks, Back in July we blogged about our plan to combine the two different authenticator apps from Microsoft into one new app, Microsoft Authenticator. Since then, we’ve released the iOS and Android versions of the application and updated them both quite a few times. Today I’m happy to let you know that late last...

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