April 5, 2018 Chris Spanougakis No comments exist

As Microsoft embraces the power and flexibility of the cloud to deliver their software and solutions, we are experiencing ripple effects on our learning and exam content. Features and functionality in the software is changing on a monthly, weekly, and, in some cases, daily basis. This challenge is not unique to Microsoft. All IT learning…

April 4, 2018 Chris Spanougakis No comments exist

Κατά την διάρκεια των εκπαιδεύσεων που έχουμε κάνει για το GDPR όλους αυτούς τους μήνες, ακούμε πολύ συχνά το ερώτημα από τους συμμετέχοντες: “Θα ασχοληθεί ποτέ κάποιος με την συμμόρφωση της εταιρίας μας με το GDPR;” Είναι σαφές ότι σήμερα που γράφεται αυτό το blog post (4/4/18) είμαστε σε φάση προσαρμογής, που σημαίνει ότι ο…

March 11, 2018 Chris Spanougakis No comments exist

Για ακόμα μια χρονιά είχα την ευκαιρία να επισκεφθώ ως MVP τα κεντρικά της Microsoft στο Redmond, για να παρακολουθήσω εκπαιδεύσεις από το product group του Active Directory. Πρόκειται για ένα από τα σημαντικότερα πλεονεκτήματα που έχεις όταν έχεις αναγνωριστεί ως Microsoft Most Valuable Professional από την ίδια τη Microsoft: η δυνατότητα να βρεθείς για…

February 26, 2018 Chris Spanougakis No comments exist

You can hear me talk a few times during the Windows Server 2016 Identity course about Microsoft Identity Management. It’s a great tool, giving you the ability to control your on-premises identities effectively. But we all know that many customers use hybrid environments, on-premises Active Directory and Azure Active Directory. For those customers, user access…

February 26, 2018 Chris Spanougakis No comments exist

Just before reading the great news about Azure AD Application Proxy, I suggest that you take a look at this training video: https://systemplus.gr/training/training-videos/azureadproxy/ So what are the news? You can now use PowerShell to manage deployment of your Azure AD Application Proxy. This could be handy for customers that need to deploy multiple applications and…

February 26, 2018 Chris Spanougakis No comments exist

  I’m really excited these days. As soon as I got back from the UK, I’ll have to pack my bag again to travel to Seattle. I’ll have the opportunity for one more time to participate at the MVP Global Summit, at the Microsoft headquarters in Redmond, WA. Known as one of the largest community…

February 3, 2018 Chris Spanougakis No comments exist

During my trainings, you’ll often hear me saying that it doesn’t make sense anymore to join your company’s portable devices in your on-premises Active Directory. In fact, these devices are usually used outside of the company’s environment, so they never or rarely contact your Domain Controllers. A common good practice is to join them to…