News and Articles

Microsoft Advanced Threat Analytics

February 27th, 2017

Microsoft's intelligent technology analyzes entity behavior, helping you better identify advanced threats. Setup is simple, and our intuitive attack timeline lets you see exactly what happened and when. Red flags are raised only when needed. Microsoft Advanced Threat Analytics helps you reduce the noise and focus on what's important: protecting your company.

Safeguarding your cloud resources with Azure security services

February 22nd, 2017

This article was originally posted on the Azure Blog by Julia White Corporate Vice President and can be found HERE 

While cloud security continues to be a top concern, we recently shared insights from a survey that show overall concern has dropped significantly since 2015. We’re now at a stage where half of organizations contend the cloud is more secure than their on-premises infrastructure.

Key updates to Azure Backup Server

February 22nd, 2017

This article was originally posted on the Azure Blog by Pallavi Joshi Program Manager II, Azure Backup and can be found HERE 

Microsoft Azure Backup Server (MABS) is a cloud-first backup solution to protect data and workloads across heterogeneous IT environments of enterprises.

Outlook Customer Manager – Getting started

February 21st, 2017

Outlook Customer Manager provides small businesses the tools they need to track & grow customer relationships. Now included at no extra cost with Office 365 Business Premium, Outlook Customer Manager is a cloud-powered solution designed for small businesses.

Announcing the new Microsoft Office Training Roadmaps

February 10th, 2017

This article was originally posted on the Office Blog by Lesley Alexander-McVie, program manager for the Office Learning team

Today, we are releasing Office Training Roadmaps to help your company set training expectations and track progress for six Office apps.

What’s new in Office 365 administration—January update

February 9th, 2017

Written By Anne Michels, @Anne_Michels, senior product marketing manager for the Office 365 Marketing team and can be found HERE

In January, we continued to further improve the Office 365 administration experience. Improvements include improved setup access and guidance, a new Yammer device usage report and the rollout of the new OneDrive admin center to all customers.

New Lower Prices on Azure Virtual Machines and Blob Storage

February 7th, 2017

Written by Venkat Gattamneni Director, Product Marketing, Microsoft Azure and can be found HERE 

We strive hard at Azure to offer you the best value in one of the most cost effective ways in the public cloud. We believe in providing a comprehensive cloud platform that not only enables customers to innovate rapidly, but to also do so at the best possible prices.

Office 365 news in January—updates to OneDrive, Activity feed and more

February 7th, 2017

Today’s post was written by Kirk Koenigsbauer, corporate vice president for the Office team. and can be found here

OneDrive for Business updates
Today, we are announcing several enhancements to OneDrive for commercial customers. Now you can use the latest client to sync SharePoint Online team sites and OneDrive for Business shared folders, providing you with easy access to your shared documents.

Outlook mobile turns 2 and now comes with your favorite apps

February 7th, 2017

Written by Javier Soltero, corporate vice president for the Office team and can be found HERE

Two years ago, Microsoft launched Outlook mobile with the goal of helping you accomplish more while on the go. More means an inbox that helps you focus on the emails that matter most.

Evolving Office 365 Advanced Threat Protection with URL Detonation and Dynamic Delivery

February 7th, 2017

Microsoft built Office 365 Advanced Threat Protection to provide nearly unparalleled email security with little impact on productivity. Advanced Threat Protection defends your organization from today’s growing and evolving advanced threats with powerful safeguards like Safe Links, which provides time-of-click protection to help prevent users from opening or accessing malicious links, and Safe Attachments, which protects users from opening malicious email attachments.