Starving Resumes Left Behind

A Resume Communicates ability! I wanted to take a few minutes to share a few successful actions and tips for authoring or updating resumes. These tips ought to help better capture the attention of your audience, hiring managers or recruiters.  Additionally, I really want to call out some false and damaging information floating around the […]

Separation Of Duties through a key hole

A Discussion on Security Improvements For decades, businesses have sloppily adopted and implemented haphazard business practices of over-doing, over-granting IT personnel with unchecked elevated access. This elevated access provides IT personnel with increased capabilities to perform wide-spheres of critical tasks and duties with near-unfettered control and access over IT business assets. IT personnel are not […]

Operationalize & Normalize System Patching

Maintaining Patch Levels We’re going to discuss system patching.  Sorry for sounding like a broken record & for this long winded 2018 New Years message. Over the past many months, businesses have faced re-prioritized tasks and delayed deliverables, not to mention hit many show-stopping freezes (Thanksgiving, xMas, etc.). This regrettably and certainly can delay patch […]

AzureAD: PowerShell Management Change

Hey guys, Wanted to share an interesting change to the Azure AD.  You all probably already know that Microsoft (a bit ago) released their new AzureAD Powershell (ver2) replacing the older MSOnline (ver1.x) for managing AzureAD.  The ver1.x of the powershell module is presently deprecated. There’s another interesting piece to this puzzle – the new […]

Enable Your Active Directory Recycling Bin

True Story – Avoiding Risk This past weekend, a medium-sized client contacted us concerning a serious problem. Moments before the call, the admin had unfortunately and inadvertently deleted ALL, YES ALL, Active Directory user objects (excluding service accounts).  If you couldn’t have guessed, this was a complete heart stopping experience!  At that very moment, I […]

Azure Security & On-Prem Active Directory (behind the scenes)

Enterprise Auth(n) Solutions With Microsoft’s Active Directory stepping up to the plate as the preferred and predominate underlying service-platform for cloud Enterprise user authentication and authorization, we are commonly asked, “How are businesses routinely maintaining compliance for those necessary underlying service accounts which support and make the whole darn thing function?” From a top down […]

New Tool: Speed up Office Deployments

  Compatibility monitoring framework for Office deployments: Office Telemetry is a new compatibility monitoring framework that can speed up Office deployments by helping you discover business-critical Office documents and solutions in your organization. In the below article, you can learn more about the tools that work with Office Telemetry, the kinds of documents and solutions that […]