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Best Practices for Designing PowerShell Functions

While not everyone will code the same, here are some of my go-to tips for creating functions.

Azure Active Directory Tool Preview Aims at Syncing Error Reports

Azure Active Directory Connect Health service now has a new Sync Error Reports preview available.

Google Now Offering Windows Server Instances

Google this week said that Windows Server 2016 VMs are now available through its datacenter service offerings.

Microsoft Releases Security Sandbox Tool for SharePoint

Microsoft recently unveiled new sandbox security capabilities for SharePoint Server.

Microsoft Details Upcoming SharePoint Improvements

Mark Kashman, a senior product manager on Microsoft's SharePoint team, provided the details on improvements coming to both SharePoint and OneDrive for Business products.

Skype for Business Support Comes to VMware Horizon VDI

Microsoft will enable Skype for Business communications using VMware's Horizon virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) solution.

Exploring Hyper-V with PowerShell

Extend virtual environments with these helpful cmdlets.

Microsoft's Anti-Recon Tool Aims To Strengthen Network Security

Microsoft has released a PowerShell script that will block attacks from spreading in a network after a breach.

Microsoft's Update Catalog Receives Support for More Web Browsers

Internet Explorer is no longer the exclusive browser for accessing Microsoft Update Catalog.

How To Configure PowerShell's Local Configuration Manager

With multiple ways to accomplish the task, here's how to know the right route to take based on the situation.

Microsoft Officially Releases Windows Server 2016 and System Center 2016

Microsoft today announced that Windows Server 2016 and the System Center 2016 management suite of products have reached "general availability" (GA) status.

Token Lifetime Policies for Azure Active Directory Hits Preview

A new application control feature in Azure Active Directory is now available for preview.

Advice for Navigating Microsoft's Latest Patch Model

Security software vendor Shavlik has provided some tips and thoughts on this week's Patch Tuesday release.

Microsoft Releases Identity Manager Service Pack 1

Microsoft this week released the first service pack for its Identity Manager 2016.

Azure Active Directory Conditional Access and Information Protection Services Now Available

This week, Microsoft indicated that its Conditional Access service and its Information Protection service for Azure AD were generally available, with caveats.

How To Implement Dynamic Parameters in Your PowerShell Functions

Choosing the correct input for your functions will save time and energy in the long run.

Some Microsoft Enterprise Products get 'Modern Lifecycle Policy'

The new Microsoft Modern Lifecycle Policy has been extended to a few popular business products.

Issues Pop Up Again with Latest Windows 10 Patch

The Sept. 29 Windows 10 update is running into installation problems for some.

Microsoft Outlines Upcoming Skype for Business Improvements

Microsoft laid out the road map for the Skype for Business features and improvements coming over the next few months.

Microsoft Strengthens Security in Edge Browser

Microsoft took time during its Ignite event, currently going on in Atlanta, to highlight some of the security enhancements coming to its Edge Web browser.

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