Getting ready to get on a plane tomorrow for Atlanta. Philip Elder is heading there as well and I’m looking forward to getting his SMB and cluster views first hand.
By the way have you seen the upcoming SMB virtual sessions with the new technology heading our way?
SMB Tech Jumpstart: Hybrid Identity:
Date: Oct 03, 2016 | Time: 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM | Location: Skype Meeting
SMB Tech Jumpstart: Hybrid Identity
Are you interested in EMS and Azure, but you aren’t sure where to start? Do you feel like you don’t quite know the technologies you’re selling? Maybe you just don’t know where to begin to understand all of the Microsoft tools?
Our new SMB JumpStart: Hybrid Identity program kicks off on October 3rd, and you won’t want to miss this great opportunity designed to help your team comprehend, adopt, and deploy Microsoft Technologies to expand your business opportunities.
This four-week program includes weekly webinars focused on a new aspect of the chosen technology, as well as hands-on independent learning assignments and Office Hours sessions, to help insure engagement and individual comprehension. If you have additional questions, there will be a members-only Yammer group where you can consult technical experts. At the end of the series, you will be your company’s Identity technical champion, ready to identify, pitch, and implement new customer services.
Benefits to you:
In this 4-week program on Hybrid Identity, you’ll receive step-by-step guidance and resources each week on the following topics:
- Choosing a Champion and Activating Your Internal Use Rights
- Connecting your On Premises Active Directory with Office 365 and Azure
- Using Multi-Factor Authentication and Single Sign-on for other Software as a Service solutions
- Custom Portal Branding, Password Writeback, and other enhanced Azure Active Directory Premium benefits
Who should participate: This program is best-suited for companies who are ready to commit to starting a EMS or Azure practice today. We recommend your company’s Office 365 technical lead attend the sessions.
Ready to get started?
The program kicks off on Monday, October 3rd.
Register for the program and you will receive access to the webinars, private Yammer group, and resources webpage.
|Webinar (10-11am PST)
||Office Hours (10-11am PST)
Further simplifying servicing models for Windows 7 and Windows 8.1
Get ready for a big change to how we install updates for Windows 7 and 8.1. If you receive updates via windows update, your 7 and 8.1 updates are going to a cumulative 10 model.
If you are managing updates with WSUS and/or SCCM you’ll see one security update bundle and one non security update bundle each month.