office 365

EM+S – Introduction

5.0 01 Hi All, I’m today starting a series of posts about EM+S (or Enterprise Mobility + Security), so hope you’ll enjoy. Anyway, the world is in constant change, and device management is also changing all the time. Control of devices as we have done in the past may no longer be necessary. To add more complexity, you also need to manage mobile devices. However, users need some mobility and flexibility to perform their day-to-day tasks while you want to keep the device and/or data as secure as possible. Microsoft Enterprise Mobility + Security (EMS) is the Microsoft solution for this new world. This platform consists of the following five pillars, and each one comprised of one or more Microsoft cloud technologies: Identity and access management – Azure Active Directory Information protection – Azure Information Protection, Office 365 Information Protection, Windows Information Protection and Microsoft Cloud App Security Threat protection…

Getting started with SCCM

5.0 01 One of the main challenges when it comes to working with big infrastructure products is how to get your hands on the kit and software to be able to have your first steps. Most laptops/desktops are very capable of running a non-production of SCCM if you want to get your hands dirty. The Windows and Office Deployment Lab Kit may be what you have been looking for! The lab supports the 64-bit editions of Windows 10 and Windows Server 2016 which must be imported to set up a lab once Hyper-V is installed. The Hyper-V Host on which the Windows 10 PoC Lab needs to be imported must meet the following minimum specifications: Hyper-V role installed Administrative rights on the device 150 GB of free disk space (300 GB recommended) High-throughput disk subsystem 16 GB of available memory (32 GB recommended) High-end processor for faster processing This Lab…

What is Microsoft 365?

0.0 00 Microsoft 365 is the combination of Microsoft’s top products in one pay per user/month package. It gives you access to Windows 10 (Business or Enterprise), Office 365 and Enterprise Mobility + Security. This wonderful package covers your desktop license (upgrade form Windows Pro and up), your Office application and services as well as additional services such as Azur Active Directory, Intune, Azure Information Protection and much more! Talk to Click Enterprise if would like to run a 30-day trial.

Office 365 May Update

0.0 00 Very cool new features on this May Update of Office 365. I particularly like the BCC promt before repying to all functionality. In my days I had to deal with many emergencies because people replied to an email that other people were not aware they were in the thread.   Office 365 Rocks! David Nudelman

TechUG event London 3rd of May 2018

0.0 00 I had the pleasure to be invited to speak at the Tech UG event in London last week. The agenda was packed with interesting content: My session was dedicated to Data Security, including Office 365 and Azure Information Protection, and included a live demo of cloud services to protect your data including encryption, labelling and data loss prevention. The TechUG event did not disappoint, great audience, relevant vendor sessions, great independent content and first-class location and catering. Because it contains independent session you get wonderful moment like this: More on TechUG Events More on Azure Information Protection David Nudelman  

Moving your data to Office 365 – SharePoint Migration Tool

0.0 00 One of the coolest features on Office 365 is OneDrive. Storing personal data and synchronizing file repositories from SharePoint are just a few of the great capabilities of OneDrive. Migrating all those file shares to SharePoint on Office 365 used to be a pain or require expensive tools. But the new SharePoint Migration Tool v2 (BETA) is here to help, and the great thing is that it is FREE!!! Planning – Map the network shares and subfolders and design what the SharePoint structure and sites would be. In this quick walkthrough we will migrate all the corporate logos for Click Enterprise to the Marketing SharePoint site. The logos are currently hosted on OneDrive, connected to a on premise SharePoint. In this case the Marketing SharePoint site already exists in the organisation and is used by technical consultants, sales and marketing teams. Execution – Download the SharePoint Migration tool….

Microsoft updates Forms making it more Enterprise friendly.

0.0 00 One of our favourite Office 365 application got a nice update from Microsoft. Forms new features includes support to up to 50,000 entries, flexible formatting and more customisation. More on : https://techcommunity.microsoft.com/t5/Microsoft-Forms-Blog/Microsoft-Forms-is-Enterprise-Ready-now/ba-p/186748 David Nudelman

Disable Directory Sync for Office 365

5.0 02 Disabling your local Active Directory Sync to Office 365 can be more challenging than you think. This is because all the information is very dispersed and there are a lot of references to DirSync. So, this is how you do it today! January 2018. Enabled Sync without using the IdFix tool in advanced? Have duplicated users and can’t delete them? Here is current way to disable Active Directory Sync with Office 365. If using Powershell V1: The first step is to uninstall the Microsoft Azure Active Directory Connect The next step is to download and install the Azure Active Directory Connection for PowerShell It will create a shortcut on the desktop. You can also run it by pressing the “Windows Key” and searching for Microsoft Azure Active Directory Module for Windows PowerShell If using PowerShell V2 Type: Install-Module -Name AzureAD Type: $UserCredential = Get-Credential Connect-MsolService -Credential $UserCredential And insert…

SCCM – New E-book EMS with SCCM & Intune

3.7 03 Hi All, my new SCCM e-book has finally been released. It took some time to write up and test. With 53 pages divided in 13 chapters, you’ll find lots of good info about starting with EMS. And it is free. To download, access https://goo.gl/1MRuq7, fill up the form and download the PDF. let me know if you have any feedback

TucanData DataExplorer

4.0 01 The TucanData DataExplorer was initially developed by RFL Systems (company acquired by TucanData in September 2016 – more info about at http://thedesktopteam.com/raphael/tucandata-acquires-rfl-systems/). The solution provides extensions to enterprise applications, enhancing reports and data visualisation capabilities. TucanData’s DataExplorer is a cutting-edge data visualisation platform which helps enterprises to consume and distribute strategic business information. The solution was created to help System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM) administrators to analyse and monitor SCCM data as well as provide an easy way to allow a non-technical person to understand the SCCM Data. The solution has expanded since its conception and today it also has Active Directory, Office 365, System Center Service Manager (SCSM) and Hyper-V modules. It provides the following benefits: – Straightforward and easy to use. Visualisation of what you want is just a drag and drop click away; – Ready to use. There is no need to spend time creating…