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Help improve our Azure docs!
5/14/2018 | Microsoft Azure | 2
On a weekly basis, over 5 million people find help using Microsoft online help and documentation. Despite having over 380,000 pages of articles, references, and tutorials, we each have our own stories of painful gaps. Today, we’re introducing a new project, code-named Aladdin that can help us use machine


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Tracing messages back into history!
5/14/2014 | Office 365 Tip of the Day | 27
Recently the functionality of Message Trace in Exchange Online was improved so that you could go back into the mists of time, well… 90 days; and retrieve message information. Any request for message traces that are over 7 days require a custom search in the Exchange Online Admin Center. Once you specify


What’s new for Microsoft Azure Storage at TechEd 2014
5/14/2014 | Microsoft Azure Storage Team Blog | 25
At TechEd, we introduced a number of exciting changes in addition to release of a new service which is first of its kind amongst all cloud service providers. If you missed the talk on Azure Storage service at TechEd, you can view it here. Here is a brief list of things we spoke about: A new service


Dell expands support for Storage Spaces in Windows Server with PowerVault MD3060e
5/13/2014 | Microsoft Server and Cloud Platform Blog | 29
A few months ago this blog covered Dell’s announcement of support for Storage Spaces in Windows Server with their PowerVault MD1200 and MD1220 storage enclosures.  Today, Dell has expanded that support with their high density MD3060e enclosures.  This enables customers to create higher density configurations. Storage


Announcing Microsoft Azure Import/Export Service GA
5/13/2014 | Microsoft Azure Storage Team Blog | 27
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Azure Mobile Services, AAD and O365: Authentication and identity across services
5/12/2014 | Channel 9 - Office 365 | 27
When building mobile business apps using Azure Mobile Services, accessing enterprise assets such as SharePoint is a common customer requirement. Customers expect to sign into the app using their domain identity, and authorize the app to access their calendar or document library. These scenarios are easy


Azure: VM Security Extensions, ExpressRoute GA, Reserved IPs, Internal Load Balancing, Multi Site-to-Site VPNs, Storage Import/Export GA, New SMB File Service, API Management, Hybrid Connection Service, Redis Cache, Remote Apps and more…
5/12/2014 | ScottGu's Blog | 29
This morning we released a massive amount of enhancements to Microsoft Azure.  Today’s new capabilities and announcements include: Virtual Machines: Integrated Security Extensions including Built-in Anti-Virus Support and Support for Capturing VM images in the portal Networking: ExpressRoute General


What’s Coming Next with Windows Intune
5/12/2014 | Windows Intune Team | 27
As a cloud service, Windows Intune is updated on a regular basis, roughly every quarter.  We’re currently rolling out an update to the Windows Intune service which provides support for Windows Phone 8.1 and Samsung KNOX Standard (formerly Samsung SAFE) support.  In Q3, we will add support for Windows


Office 365 Tech Tip: Creating a User in Powershell and Assigning a Role to a User
5/12/2014 | Office 365 Tip of the Day | 29
One of the great things about using Windows Powershell is the ability to assign a role to a user. When you’re organized, things generally run much smoother. Having the ability to create users and assign roles to them ensures that users are held responsible, and accountable, for tasks assigned to them.


Introducing Microsoft Azure File Service
5/12/2014 | Microsoft Azure Storage Team Blog | 59
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Script to download the SharePoint Online DLLs
5/11/2014 | Rene Modery | 28
Over at the SharePoint Community, Balamurugan Kailasam posted that he was able to download the DLLs Read more


Script to download the SharePoint Online DLLs
5/11/2014 | Rene Modery | 29
Over at the SharePoint Community, Balamurugan Kailasam posted that he was able to download the DLLs Read more


Episode 10 (part 1): interview with Mark Kashman
5/8/2014 | Office 365 FM | 31
Another exciting podcast where this episode we’re joined by Mark Kashman – Senior Product Manager for SharePoint. A lot was covered in this episode so we split it into two halves for your listening pleasure. Some of the topics covered are: - OneDrive for Business roadmap, features, syncing, administration


Episode 140: Getting started with Alert Logic Log Manager
5/8/2014 | Microsoft Azure Cloud Cover Show - Channel 9 | 28
In this episode Chris Risner and Mat Velloso are joined by Jonathan Norman - Cofounder of Alert Logic. Jonathan demonstrates Alert Logic's managed log product, Log Manager, and discusses how it can be used to help with compliance and security monitoring.  During the demonstration Jonathan shows how you


Microsoft Azure Storage Emulator 3.1 with RA-GRS
5/8/2014 | Microsoft Azure Storage Team Blog | 26
We are pleased to announce the release of the Azure Storage Emulator 3.1, with support for Read Access to Geo Redundant Storage (RA-GRS). The read-only replica of the development storage account can now be accessed by using “devstoreaccount1-secondary” in the URL. For example, the following address might


The Garage Series for Office 365: What’s new in SP1 and what does it mean for Exchange admins?
5/7/2014 | Office Blogs - Garage Series | 38
Today the Garage Series for Office 365 returns to the Microsoft Exchange Conference in Austin, TX. And Jeremy returns to his IT pro roots – joined once again by Bharat Suneja from the Exchange engineering team – to talk about what is new in Service Pack 1 for Exchange Server 2013 and how it all ties together


The Garage Series for Office 365: What’s new in SP1 and what does it mean for Exchange admins?
5/7/2014 | Office Blogs - Garage Series | 33
Today the Garage Series for Office 365 returns to the Microsoft Exchange Conference in Austin, TX. And Jeremy returns to his IT pro roots – joined once again by Bharat Suneja from the Exchange engineering team – to talk about what is new in Service Pack 1 for Exchange Server 2013 and how it all ties together


European SharePoint Conference 2014 Slides
5/7/2014 | Jeremy Thanke's musings | 41
It was great to speak at the European SharePoint Conference this week in Barcelona. I have embedded my slides here from both of them.     This is an embedded Microsoft Office presentation, powered by Office Online. This is an embedded Microsoft Office presentation, powered by Office Online.


Cowardice and trolling
5/6/2014 | The Cloud Mouth - Loryan Strant | 31
I welcome comments on my blog posts, and am happy to have spirited conversations with those who may disagree with my opinions – at the end of the day we’re entitled to our opinions. Comments on this blog site require approval before they are visible, and yesterday I was glad that this setting was enabled


Microsoft’s OneDrive for Business Walk-Through
5/6/2014 | Office 365 Advisors | 30
OneDrive for Business Update The post Microsoft’s OneDrive for Business Walk-Through appeared first on Office 365.


Microsoft’s OneDrive for Business Walk-Through
5/6/2014 | Office 365 Advisors | 34
OneDrive for Business Update The post Microsoft’s OneDrive for Business Walk-Through appeared first on Office 365.


How to: Use PowerShell to Create and Manage Users and Groups in SharePoint Online
5/6/2014 | Corey Roth | 40
I have an upcoming talk at TechEd 2014 and part of it will be spent showing you how you can manage users with PowerShell in SharePoint Online.  I thought, I would give a little preview and show you some of the ways you can manage users.  If you are using Office 365, this post will get you started, creating,


Episode 139: Exploring the New Azure Portal
5/2/2014 | Microsoft Azure Cloud Cover Show - Channel 9 | 26
In this episode Chris Risner and Nick Harris are joined by Vishal Joshi - Principal Group Program Manager on the Azure Application Platform team, and Nathan Totten - Program Manager in the Azure Application Platform and former goofy host of Cloud Cover.  In this episode Vishal and Nathan explore the


Microsoft Invites You to Join the Cloud Conversation!
5/2/2014 | Microsoft Server and Cloud Platform Blog | 29
The 4th annual Future of Cloud Computing Survey has just been launched by North Bridge and GigaOM Research. We are participating in this survey because your feedback on cloud computing is important to us and the industry.  Microsoft and 60 other collaborators want to hear from you on your plans for cloud


Yammer DSync != Office 365 DirSync
5/1/2014 | The Cloud Mouth - Loryan Strant | 33
While Yammer is now a part of the Office 365 suite and is becoming more and more integrated at this point the identity management is still somewhat standalone. This is not necessarily news to anyone who has deployed Yammer and its directory synchronisation solution – referred to as DSync. The Yammer


How to: Create and Manage sites in SharePoint Online using PowerShell and CSOM
4/30/2014 | Corey Roth | 33
In case you missed it last week, be sure and check out my guest post on the Hey, Scripting Guy blog.  There, I show you how to create sites, get sites, and delete sites from SharePoint Online using PowerShell and CSOM.  SharePoint Online Management Shell doesn't have this functionality, but you can use