#AzureAD and Intune now support macOS in conditional access

As the Azure AD Team says, “Conditional access is one of the fastest growing services in EMS and we are constantly getting feedback from customers about new capabilities they would like us to add to it. One of the most frequently requested is support for macOS. Customers want to have one consistent system for securing…

#AzureAD Domain Services support for Azure Resource Manager virtual networks is now in Public Preview

We recently had another public preview related to Azure AD Domain Services, a really nice and cool feature. We’ve talked already in this blog about Azure AD Domain Services, just do a search in this blog to find articles related to that. With Azure AD Domain Services you can have managed AD domain services like…

#AzureAD Automated Expiration for Office 365 Groups is now in Public Preview

A few days ago, the Azure AD Team announced a new cool feature related to Microsoft Office 365 Groups. As you probably know, Office 365 is based on Azure AD for its identity service. This is the reason why every Office 365 tenant has already an instance of Azure AD up and running. Office 365…

Azure AD authentication extensions for Azure SQL DB and SQL DW tools

With the latest SQL server tools release we extended the Azure AD authentication support for SQL DB and DW tools for token-based authentication (Universal authentication) with MFA support. The following SQL Server tools have been extended adding new functionality: SSMS 17.2 supports the following functionalities: Multiple-user Azure AD authentication for Universal authentication with multi-factor support…

Have you seen the new #AzureAD Signin Experience? It’s now live!

If you tried lately to logon to your Azure or Office 365 portal, you know what I’m talking about. It’s the new way to authenticate, as Microsoft says, the new signin experience. One of the main reasons behind that change is to unify the signin user interface for Azure AD and Microsoft accounts. But there…

Free online courses and e-books available at systemplus.gr

We are really glad to inform you that we recently published some FREE online Microsoft courses and e-books at our course e-shop! These courses are related to Azure, Windows Server, System Center and give you a great opportunity to start your training at no cost. Just use the word “FREE” as a coupon code during…

Azure Container Registry adds individual identity, webhooks, and delete capabilities

The Azure Container Registry team is excited to share a preview of new Container Registry SKUs with more capabilities and features. The new preview of Azure Container Registry managed tier is available in 3 options including Basic, Standard, and Premium. These new container registries are available in preview within 3 regions including East US, West…

#AzureAD Domain Services admin UX in the new Azure Portal is now in Public Preview

Back in October 2015 and 2016 I’ve written some posts related to the new Azure AD Domain Services feature of Azure Active Directory, which is a brilliant way to provide managed domain services like domain join, group policy, LDAP, and Kerberos/NTLM authentication, all fully compatible with Windows Server Active Directory. You can search and read…

Video: The new unified Enterprise Mobility + Security management experience in the Azure Portal

Learn how we’re making your Enterprise Mobility + Security experience more productive with a unified admin experience in the Azure portal. Get a quick tour of how this helps you apply protections to corporate data of the user, device and application and file level. And how you can build your own custom management console that…