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Microsoft Named a “2018 Gartner Peer Insights Customers’ Choice” for Client Management Tools

Everyone (and I mean everyone) on the Microsoft 365 team has been pursuing some very ambitious goals in the ten months since we launched Microsoft 365.  Those goals have all been laser focused on one key thing:  Helping our customers effectively navigate their own unique path towards the digital transformation that they need to succeed...

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Microsoft named a leader in IDC’s MarketScape for Unified Endpoint Management (UEM)

Many organizations are seeing an increasing number of devices, apps and cloud services that are being used by their employees. This creates a need for IT to enable and support new and often more complex scenarios. To be able to solve these challenges, many organizations are looking for a solution that allows them to manage...

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Azure AD makes the leaders quadrant in Gartner’s 2017 Magic Quadrant for Access Management!

Howdy folks, I have great news to share with you today! Gartner released their 2017 Magic Quadrant for Access Management (AM MQ), which shows that Microsoft is placed in the leaders quadrant for our completeness of vision and ability to execute. The AM MQ is a new MQ. It is a separate entity from the...

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Azure AD and third-party apps: It’s a bigger deal than you might think!

Howdy folks, Today I’ve got a new batch of data to share that I hope many of you will find interesting and useful. Those of you who follow the blog know that Azure AD works well with a ton of applications and that our app gallery features over 2,800 pre-integrated third-party apps. (Third-party meaning apps...

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#AzureAD and PingAccess: Partnering to bring you Secure Remote Access to even more On-Premises Web Apps.

#AzureAD and PingAccess: Partnering to bring you Secure Remote Access to even more On-Premises Web Apps.

Howdy folks, Today I am thrilled to share the news that Ping Identity and Microsoft are partnering to provide secure access to on-premises web applications through the Azure AD Application Proxy and PingAccess. This partnership will expand the reach of Azure AD for customers and is a key proof point of our vision that “Identity...

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Microsoft Support for iOS and Android

Three years ago I was asked the same question pretty frequently – by both customers and media.  At the time, it was a legitimate question, but today it comes up very rarely.  The question was:  “Is Microsoft committed to supporting the Apple and Google platforms?” The frequency of that question changed dramatically on March 27,...

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Azure AD the leader in KuppingerCole leadership compass + first case studies

Howdy folks, Catching up on some news your may have not been aware of with today’s post. Azure AD the leader in KuppingerCole leadership compass report First, I’m excited to let you know that we were recently cited as the leader in the Cloud User and Access Management market by European analyst firm KuppingerCole. KuppingerCole...

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