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Episode 210 - Sarah Young

July 10th, 2019

Brenton speaks with global Azure black belt Sarah Young about the new Azure Sentinel service. Of course we also update you on all the happenings in the Microsoft Cloud and there has been plenty of late, so listen along to get all the latest and learn about Azure Sentinel.

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Sarah Young

@contactbrenton

@directorcia

Faster, with a modern design, and new features – the new Outlook on the web is here

Tracking failed logins with Cloud App Security

New Azure discount for CSP partners to come live in October

OneDrive Roundup - June 2019

Announcing question and answer in Yammer

First Microsoft Cloud regions in the Middle East now available

Step 10. Detect and investigate security incidents: top 10 actions to secure your environment

All 10 steps

Episode 209 - Mia McIntyre

June 28th, 2019

Our chat this episode is with Mia McIntyre from MiVirtual about here experiences attending the recent SharePoint 2019 Conference. Mia shares her learnings and experiences with one of the big annual Microsoft product conferences as well as few other interesting topics. If you have ever wondered what it is like to attend these sorts of events, then listen along. Brenton and I kick the show off and bring you up to date with all the Microsoft Cloud happenings as well.

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@Mia_P_McIntryre

@contactbrenton

@directorcia

MiVirtual

SharePoint Conference

CIAOPS Patron program

Conditional access comes to Microsoft 365 Business

Introducing Microsoft Edge preview for older version of Windows

Mac To-Do beta

Adding the SharePoint starter kit

Disable basic authentication in Exchange Online

Windows Terminal beta

 

Episode 208 - Jeff Alexander

June 10th, 2019

Jeffa is back! Jeff Alexander from Microsoft that is. Jeff is here to talk to about the modern desktop including things like Intune, Identity, Device Management and more. Modern desktops require a modern approach and thinking when it comes to everything from roll outs through to updating, so listen in for all the details on how to jump on board. Of course, Brenton and I give you an update on new things in the Microsoft Cloud so you'll right up to date after this episode.

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@Jeffa36

@Contactbrenton

@directorcia

New to Microsoft 365 in May

Adding the SharePoint Starter Kit

Provisioning Microsoft 365 Learning pathways

Get started with Intune

 

Episode 207 - Ashanka Iddya

May 27th, 2019

We have an interview with Senior product Marketing Manager for Microsoft 365 Business, Ashanka Iddya. There is of course an update on everything from the Microsoft Cloud with a special focus on the recent SharePoint 2019 Conference. Delta synced files, full Document Library fidelity in Teams and more are covered in this episode.

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@aiddya

@contactbrenton

@directorcia

Small and Medium Business on the Microsoft Tech Community

SharePoint home sites

New mobile features, interactivity and more announced at SharePoint Conference 2019

OneDrive announcements - SharePoint Conference 2019

Turbocharging Microsoft 365 cloud user experiences

Framework for file migrations to Microsoft 365 - https:/blog.ciaops.com/2019/05/18/a-framework-for-file-migrations-to-microsoft-365/

Processes for File migrations to Microsoft 365 - https://blog.ciaops.com/2019/05/25/processes-for-file-migrations-to-microsoft-365/

CIAOPS Patron Program

 

Episode 206 - Ghost in the machine

May 16th, 2019

A short sharp episode focusing on the latest news and updates from Microsoft Build. Brenton and I cover off all the Microsoft Cloud news, good and bad as there is unfortunately some bad news to report in recent experiences with Azure. However, there is also lots of good news about updates to your favourite services. Tune in and give us your feedback.

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@contactbrenton

@directoria

CIAOPS Patron program

Azure cheat sheet

Azure global outage

What's new in Microsoft 365 user management

New people centered experiences in Microsoft 365

Microsoft Edge - All the news from Build

Minimize distractions and stay focused with AI powered updates in Microsoft 365

Episode 205 - Buyers remorse

April 26th, 2019

Welcome to episode 205. In this episode we'll learn why Brenton has buyer's remorse, how restoring files in SharePoint has been improved and how I protect my family using Microsoft 365 and the Microsoft Cloud. That and whole more are in this episode for your listening pleasure.

This episode was recorded using Microsoft Teams

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@contactbrenton

@directorcia

CIAOPS Patron community

Files restore for SharePoint and Microsoft Teams

Do you need to backup Office 365

How I protect my parents using Microsoft 365

New cloud based policy management service for Office 365 ProPlus

What's new in OneNote for Windows 10

MDATP Threat and Vulnerability Management now publicly available

Microsoft Kaizala rolls out to Office 365 customers globally and will become part of Microsoft Teams

PowerShell Version 7

Introducing Security Policy Advisor

Azure Backup support to move Recovery Service vaults across subscriptions and resources groups

 

 

Episode 204 - The prodigal host returns

April 15th, 2019

I'm back from MVP Summit and we have a huge amount of news to cover off in this episode. You'll hear about the latest in Office 365 ATP, Windows Virtual Desktop, the new Microsoft Edge Browser and so much more. So much in fact that we had to hold a lot of material off until our next episode. However, don't fear, you'll get the most important stuff right here, so tune in and let us know what you think.

Podcast recording done using Microsoft Teams

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@contactbrenton

@directorcia

CIAOPS Patron Program

New Edge Browser - https://blogs.windows.com/msedgedev/2019/04/08/microsoft-edge-preview-channel-details/ 

Shared Computer Access comes to M365 Business - https://blog.ciaops.com/2019/03/19/microsoft-365-business-adds-shared-computer-activation-sca-rights/ 

New Office 365 ATP licenses

Office 365 ATP Automated response

Window Virtual Desktop now in public preview - https://azure.microsoft.com/en-au/blog/windows-virtual-desktop-now-in-public-preview-on-azure/?WT.mc_id=reddit-social-marouill 

Getting Started with Windows Virtual Desktop - https://techcommunity.microsoft.com/t5/Windows-IT-Pro-Blog/Getting-started-with-Windows-Virtual-Desktop/ba-p/391054 

25% of Phishing email bypass Office 365 default security - https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/25-percent-of-phishing-emails-bypass-office-365-default-security/ 

Your approach to Office 365 needs to change

Episode 203 - Certifications

March 11th, 2019

We catch you up with everything in the Microsoft Cloud and then spend some time talking about the new certifications that have just become available from Microsoft for both Microsoft 365 and Azure. I share some of my experiences and thought around doing these exams and their value to all IT Professionals going forward. We'll be covering more about certifications down the track but this one should get you thinking about which one you should do!

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@contactbrenton

@directorcia

Patron Community

Azure opens datacenters in Africa

Microsoft announces Azure Sentinel

Introducing Microsoft Threat Experts

Get the latest Microsoft Security Intelligence report

Teams V Slack

Connect to Office 365 PowerShell via GUI

MS-100 Certification

MS-101 Certification

 

Episode 202 - Kaizala

February 19th, 2019

The Microsoft Ignite tour has been to town so Brenton and I share our thoughts on attending the event. We wrap up what we believed to be the best sessions and overall take aways from the premier Microsoft IT Professional conference in Australia for 2019. We also cover off a few of the important updates from the Microsoft Cloud to make sure that you don’t miss anything in the meantime. I also share my thoughts on using the Kaizala app during the conference with the CIAOPS Patron community which is great lead in for our interview this episode – Parveen Maloo who is the Senior Product Marketing Manager for Kaizala. Sit back and enjoy something about a product you probably never knew Microsoft had.

Episode 201 - Back to normal

February 4th, 2019

We've recovered from our 200th episode and are getting back into the swing of our regular programming with some updates, information and opinions from the Microsoft Cloud. We cover some recent important updates, especially in the area of security, as well as some news around Microsoft 365 and Azure. We also dip our toes quickly into the area of certifications but we'll need more time to do justice to the topic. So stay tuned for that episode coming real soon. For now, sit back and enjoy as we get back to what we like doing - keeping you up to date with everything that's happening in the Microsoft Cloud.

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@contactbrenton

@directorcia

CIAOPS Patron program

Microsoft Cloud outage information

Duplicating a Microsoft Planner plan using PowerShell

GitHub and free access to private repositories

Office 365 will automatically block Flash and Silverlight

Azure AD makes sharing and collaboration seamless for any user account

Microsoft's Cyber defense Operations Center shares best practices

Step 3 - Protect your identities. Top 10 actions to secure your environment

Get ready for the new Microsoft 365 Security Center and Microsoft 365 Compliance Center

Microsoft 365 NIST 800-53 action plan