(cross-posted to the BlueMetal Blog) This week Microsoft mapped out a bold new plan for SharePoint. Microsoft is investing heavily to modernize the product to make it work as well in the Device and Cloud era as it once did in when the Web was still shiny and new. This article will explain how these […] [...]
Does your church need an SSL certificate? A quick explanation of what it is, why your church needs one, and how to set it up. Source: Web Security: Why Your Church Needs an SSL Certificate
Just a quick note on how to check if a tenant domain is available in Office 365. This is not a Microsoft product or service. Visit http://o365.rocks.
By default Modern Authentication or Multifactor Authentication is disabled for new users of Office 365. It's very easy to enable the service on a user by user basis which allows them to begin using a secondary method of authentication whenever they want to use Office 365. What is Modern Authentication? Modern Authentication is really another way [...]
Here is a summary of what we are going to do. (assuming you use Office 365 already). Purchase Azure Information Protection and assign the license to any user, Connect to Exchange Online via PowerShell, Run a few commands in PowerShell, Create a Rule inside of Office 365 to encrypt messages.
I would like to say that this is my first post on my first blog. But it isn't.
Host disks are not setup to use RAID. Host hypervisor OS will need to be reinstalled and new virtual machines will need to be built. We are using Microsoft Hyper-V 2012 as the host OS and each guest will have Microsoft Server 2012 Standard. This host will start as a backup server and then eventually [...]
Moving vCenter cluster off of legacy R905 AMD servers to new Intel Xeon E5 VRTX cluster.
Summary Migrate a production MS SQL database server that was irresponsibly built on a RAID 0 disk array and has SMART errors daily for the last 6 months. The Details SMART errors across a RAID 0 LUN cause major corruption to several SQL databases. Built a new SQL 2012 BI Edition server on Server 2012. [...]
Completely rebuilt the network stack with all new core and edge switches.