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ADAL.NET 3.17.0 released
10/11/2017 | Microsoft Azure | 4
ADAL.NET (Microsoft.IdentityModel.Clients.ActiveDirectory) is an authentication library which enables developers to acquire tokens from Azure AD and ADFS, to be used to access Microsoft APIs or applications registered with Azure Active Directory. ADAL.NET is available on several .NET platforms (Desktop,


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Send your Azure alerts to ITSM tools using Action Groups
10/11/2017 | Microsoft Azure | 12
Today, we are excited to announce the new IT Service Management (ITSM) Action in Azure Action Groups. As you might know, Action Groups is a reusable notification grouping for Azure alerts. Users can…


Automatically setting Cache-Control for Azure Storage Blobs via Azure Functions
10/11/2017 | Rene Modery | 12
I’m storing my blog’s images in Azure storage and server them via Azure CDN for a better performance. However, the images didn’t have a Cache-Control header so far, so they wouldn’t get cached as much / as long as I wanted to. And while setting the CacheControl property on my Azure Storage blobs manually


September 2017 Leaderboard of Database Systems contributors on MSDN
10/11/2017 | Microsoft Azure | 7
Congratulations to our September top-10 contributors! Alberto Morillo maintains his first position in the cloud ranking while Olaf Helper climbs to the top in the All Databases ranking.This…


ADAL.NET 3.17.0 released
10/11/2017 | Microsoft Azure | 11
ADAL.NET (Microsoft.IdentityModel.Clients.ActiveDirectory) is an authentication library which enables developers to acquire tokens from Azure AD and ADFS, to be used to access Microsoft APIs or applications registered with Azure Active Directory. ADAL.NET is available on several .NET platforms (Desktop,


Delegate365 changelog version 7.0-Office 365 Groups, Alias addresses, Logging and more
10/11/2017 | blog.at.work | 12
We have been busy during summer time and we have been developing and testing our new Delegate365 version 7. We added new features like the support for Office 365 Groups and further useful extensions and made a technical refresh behind the scenes. So, the latest version of Delegate365 is available now


App Services:Retiring Features
10/11/2017 | Azure Notes | 8
Because the PHP Group stated that PHP 5.5 is no longer supported, there won’t be any more updates to that version, including security fixes. To avoid the potential for security issues on App Service, we plan to retire our support of PHP 5.5 in January 2018. Currently, we support PHP 5.6, 7.0 and 7.1.


Database for Postgres:Preview Features
10/11/2017 | Azure Notes | 6
We’re excited to announce the public preview of Azure Database for PostgreSQL in Canada (Central and East) and Brazil (Brazil South) data centers. More


Database for MySQL:Preview Features
10/11/2017 | Azure Notes | 5
We’re excited to announce the public preview of Azure Database for MySQL in Canada (Central and East) and Brazil (Brazil South) data centers. More


Virtual Machines:General Availability
10/11/2017 | Azure Notes | 4
We are happy to announce the availability of the Data Science Virtual Machine on Microsoft Azure Government Cloud. More


IoT Hub:New Features
10/11/2017 | Azure Notes | 6
We’re pleased to announce support for X.509 Certificates Authorities (X.509 CA) on Azure IoT Hub! The use of X.509 CA simplifies the creation of initial unique Internet of Things (IoT) certificate identities for devices in the device manufacturing flow. Instead of pre-creating the identities for every


SDKs:Updated Features
10/11/2017 | Azure Notes | 4
ADAL.NET (Microsoft.IdentityModel.Clients.ActiveDirectory) is an authentication library which enables developers to acquire tokens from Azure AD and ADFS to access Microsoft APIs or applications registered with Azure Active Directory. ADAL.NET is available on several .NET platforms including Desktop,


Log Analytics:New Features
10/11/2017 | Azure Notes | 4
At Ignite 2017, we announced the new IT Service Management (ITSM) Action in Azure Action Groups. As you might know, Action Groups is a reusable notification grouping for Azure alerts. Users can create an action group with functions such as sending an email or SMS, as well as calling a webhook and re-use


SharePoint and OneDrive: security you can trust, control you can count on
10/10/2017 | Microsoft secure | 7
This post is authored by Bill Baer, Senior Product Marketing Manager, SharePoint and OneDrive Team. In todays complex and regulated environment, businesses need to focus on building more secure solutions that deliver value to their customers, partners, and shareholdersboth in the cloud and on-premises.


Azure Instance Metadata Service
10/10/2017 | Azure Fridays | 13
Hariharan Jayaraman joins Scott Hanselman to talk about the Azure Instance Metadata Service, which provides information about running virtual machine instances that you can use to manage and configure your virtual machines. Use the service to get information such as SKU, network configuration, and upcoming


National Cyber Security Awareness Month
10/10/2017 | Microsoft Azure Government | 15
In support of National Cyber Security Awareness Month, sponsored by the Department of Homeland Security, we're kicking off a blog series to share best practices from our experiences with our customers as part of our commitment to enabling U.S. government with a complete, trusted, and secure cloud platform.


October 2017 security update release
10/10/2017 | Microsoft Security Response center | 9
Today, we released security updates to provide additional protections against malicious attackers. By default, Windows 10 receives these updates automatically, and for customers running previous versions, we recommend they turn on automatic updates as a best practice. More information about this month's


Microsoft’s Azure SQL Database ranked #1 Database as a Service for developer satisfaction by SlashData
10/10/2017 | Microsoft Azure | 8
Today we’re excited and honored to be recognized for three Developer Satisfaction awards from SlashData, a leading analyst firm in the developer community.


Moving day: How to get your apps into the cloud
10/10/2017 | Microsoft IT showcase | 4
Once upon a time, when Microsoft started transitioning to the cloud, the company was running on a broad and complex catalog of apps—1,800 or so. So where to even begin deciding what to move to the cloud, and in what order, and how to get it there? The Microsoft team tasked with moving the company... The


Microsoft: We'll have two-thirds of Office users in the cloud by fiscal 2019
10/10/2017 | ZDNet All About Microsoft | 11
Microsoft is running ahead of projections in terms of how quickly its Office users are moving to Office 365, says the head of Office. And more LinkedIn integrations are coming soon.


How Much Do Multiple Monitors Boost Productivity?  
10/10/2017 | Office 365 Advisors | 5
While some feel more isn’t always better, it actually is when it comes to monitors.  Some feel that paying for multiple monitors for employees is just a waste of space and money.  That’s a myth.  According to the report in the NY Times by a Jon Peddie Research survey, multiple monitors can increase productivity


Microsoft may have price increases in store for Windows 10 Pro Workstation, Win 10 downgrade customers
10/10/2017 | ZDNet All About Microsoft | 5
Microsoft is informing its PC maker partners of some coming changes to the way it will price and license Windows 10 for certain classes of users.


Continuous Delivery to Azure using Visual Studio Team Services
10/10/2017 | Mike Hacker | 3
On October 6, 2017 the Microsoft State and Local Government team hosted their second SLG Azure Fridays event with a presentation by me titled Continuous Delivery to Azure using Visual Studio Team Services.  This webcast demonstrated the following: Use VS 2017 to build a new .NET core web app Use GIT


Announcing support for X.509 CA on Azure IoT Hub
10/10/2017 | Microsoft Azure | 1
Announcing support for X.509 Certificates Authorities (X.509 CA) on Azure IoT Hub. Simplifies creation of initial unique IoT device identities enabling IoT at scale. Ready for provisioning using DPS.


Last week in Azure for the week of 02 October 2017
10/10/2017 | Microsoft Azure | 5
Five highlights from last week in Azure for the week of 02 October 2017.


.NET: Manage availability zones and more
10/10/2017 | Microsoft Azure | 4
We released 1.3 of the Azure Management Libraries for .NET. This release adds support for availability zones (in preview).