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Provide and Prosper: A Look at PowerShell Providers

Here's a rundown of what's important to remember when dealing with SharePoint providers and what you can ignore.

'Just Enough Administration' PowerShell Security Controls Previewed at TechEd

This week at Microsoft's TechEd conference, the company showed off the new PowerShell-based server protection scheme for IT pros called "Just Enough Administration" (JEA).

MDM TechEd Announcements Explained by Microsoft Exec

Microsoft's themes coming out of the TechEd keynote this year included mobile device management and security controls.

Office 365 ProPlus Management Capabilities Getting New Features

Microsoft on Wednesday revealed that its Office 365 ProPlus services will be receiving some new and improved features.

Perfect PowerShell Properties Part 3: Custom Formatting

Here's how to jump through the complicated hoops to update format data in PowerShell.

Pop Quiz: Managing Group Policies in Windows Server 2012 R2

Applies to the "Configure and manage Group Policy" objective of Exam 70-411.



Survey Shows Both Increased Interest and Confusion for Software-Defined Networking

While popularity for software-defined networking (SDN) is growing among IT pros, close to 40 percent say the term is undefinable.

App Compatability Issues May Occur with Microsoft's EMET Security Tool

Microsoft's free Enhanced Mitigation Experience Toolkit (EMET) may not operate correctly for some apps.

IE 11 Improvements for Windows Phone 8.1 Detailed

Microsoft unveiled some new and changing features for the Windows Phone 8.1 version of Internet Explorer 11.

Pop Quiz: Windows Server 2012 R2 BYOD

Applies to the "Configure and manage Active Directory" objective of Exam 70-411.

Perfect PowerShell Properties Part 2: History

Here's how to check to see how long it's been since a custom property has been modified.

Work Folders for Windows 7 Released

Microsoft has made available a new feature for Windows 7 called Work Folders that aims to widen organizational file sharing options.

Slipstreamed Version of SharePoint 2010 SP2 Released

A slipstreamed version of SharePoint 2010 Service Pack 2 that supports Windows Server 2012 and Windows Server 2012 R2 was released.

Microsoft Releases Desktop Optimization Pack 2014

A suite of six tools for IT, called Microsoft Desktop Optimization Pack (MDOP) 2014, was released on Thursday.

Perfect PowerShell Properties Part 1: Management Info

Here's how to pull up PowerShell reports for your own use and for others.

Pop Quiz: Windows Server 2012 R2 Network Policies

Applies to the "Configure Network services and access" objective of Exam 70-411.

Internet Explorer Zero-Day RCE Flaw Revealed

A new zero-day Internet Explorer flaw that has been seen to be used in limited online attacks, according to Microsoft.

Microsoft Warns of Uninstalling .NET Framework on Windows Server 2012

Older .NET Framework versions. should not be uninstalled on Windows Server 2012, according to Microsoft.

Report Cites Busy 2013 for Web App and POS Incidents

According to findings in the latest Verizon security report, the majority of security attacks last year related to Web app attacks and retailer point-of-sale (POS) breaches.

PowerShell Help Line

Prof. Powershell demonstrates how to easily pull up the most-recent cmdlet help online in a PowerShell window.

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