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Enterprise Mobility + Security

Introducing Azure Advanced Threat Protection

The nature and requirements of security have changed as the frequency and severity of cyber attacks have grown dramatically. With the increase in sophistication and velocity of these attacks, current IT security tools provide limited protection when user credentials, either on-premises or in the cloud, are compromised. And when there is an incident, responding to...

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Now Available: Update 1802 for System Center Configuration Manager

We are delighted to announce that we have released version 1802 for the Current Branch (CB) of System Center Configuration Manager that includes new features and product enhancements! In this release we continue to build on the co-management capabilities we introduced in 1710.  We’ve enabled new workloads and improved reporting to better support your transition...

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System Center Updates Publisher adds support for new OSes

Hello everyone, we are happy to let you know that an updated version of System Center Updates Publisher (SCUP) is now available and can be downloaded here.  SCUP enables independent software vendors or line-of-business application developers to manage custom updates.  Using SCUP, you can: Import updates from external catalogs (non-Microsoft update catalogs).  Modify update definitions...

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Azure AD Expiration Policy for Office 365 Groups is Generally Available

Howdy folks! Tons of you have already used the Office 365 groups expiration policy in public preview. It allows you to set an expiration timeframe for any Office 365 group. Once that timeframe is set, owners of the group get notification emails reminding them to renew the group if they still need them. Groups not renewed...

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Improvements to the protection stack in Azure Information Protection

We’re constantly striving to make the process of protecting information easier and simpler for both users and admins. To help with the initial step in protecting your information, we’re happy to announce that starting February 2018 all Azure Information Protection eligible tenants will have Azure Information Protection on by default. Any organization which has Office...

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EMS news roundup: February 2018

Here’s a quick recap of news and announcements for EMS last month: Decentralized digital identities and blockchain: the future as we see it Microsoft is committed to working closely with our customers, partners, and the community to unlock the next generation of digital identity-based experiences. People need a secure, encrypted digital hub where they can...

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On-demand webinar: Identity-driven unified endpoint management with EMS

This post is authored by Vladimir Petrosyan, Sr. Product Marketing Manager. Microsoft Enterprise Mobility + Security (EMS) provides an identity-driven unified endpoint management (UEM) solution that offers a holistic approach to solve mobility and security challenges as organizations go through their digital transformation. Watch this free webinar to see how EMS can help you manage...

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