Tuesday, November 8, 2016

Free Training From Microsoft

Read it. Learn how to use Windows Update for Business to keep the Windows 10 devices in your organization always up to date with the latest security defenses and Windows features by directly connecting these systems to the Windows Update service. You’ll also learn how to use Group Policy or mobile device management (MDM) solutions, such as Microsoft Intune, to configure Windows Update for Business settings and control how and when Windows 10 devices are updated.

Watch it. Want to know when to use cloud services, such as Windows Update for Business? Check out this deep dive session:
Enhance Windows 10 security and management with Configuration Manager, Intune, and new cloud services.
Read it. Walk through the decisions you will make for Windows 10 clients in your enterprise virtual provide network (VPN) solution and how to configure your deployment. This guide references the VPNv2 Configuration Service Provider (CSP) and provides mobile device management (MDM) configuration instructions using Microsoft Intune and the VPN Profile template for Windows 10.

Watch it. Have a more complicated network structure? Learn how to
secure highly connected hybrid networks using Azure Networking.
Read it. Windows Information Protection helps to protect enterprise apps and data against accidental data leak on enterprise-owned devices and personal devices that employees bring to work without requiring changes to your environment or other apps. Find mandatory settings for WIP and information about enlightened Microsoft apps, including how to add them to your allowed apps list in Microsoft Intune, as well as information on recommended testing scenarios and common limitations.

Watch it. Not sure if WIP is right for your organization? Watch
Keep work and personal data separate and secure using Windows Information Protection in Windows apps to find out.
Read it. Explore strategies for deploying and managing Windows 10, including deploying Windows 10 in a mixed environment. This guide covers management options plus the four stages of the device lifecycle: deployment and provisioning, identity and authentication, configuration, and updating and servicing.

Watch it. Want to know more about the new experience, management capabilities, and options for managing Windows included in Windows 10, version 1607. Check out
Discover what's new in device management or, for real world customer experiences, Take the road to modern enterprise device management.
Read it. Learn how you can use Group Policy settings or a MDM solution to configure when devices will restart after a Windows 10 update is installed. Schedule update installation and set policies for restart, configure active hours for when restarts will not occur, or do both.

Watch it. Have other questions about Windows 10 deployment, security, or managing updates? It’s likely your peers do too. Find answers to common questions from the experts with
Ask us almost anything about Windows 10 and Ask the experts – Windows 10 deployment, servicing, and provisioning.

Introduction to Azure Security Center 
What's the latest in Azure Security?  Join the experts for this course and find out how it can help you prevent, detect, and respond to security incidents more quickly. Azure Security Center offers increased visibility and control over the security of your Azure resources. See where your organization's vulnerabilities might be, and learn how Azure Security Center uses advanced analytics to identify attacks that might otherwise go undetected. Watch now! 

Introduction to ASP.NET Core 1.0 
 If you’re an experienced Web Developer interested in the basics of ASP.NET Core 1.0, check out this course. Join experts Scott Hanselman and Maria Naggaga for a look at the skills employers are looking for. Explore this framework for building modern cloud-based web apps, and get lots of cloud-based goodness. Build your first ASP.NET project, and gear up for the next course in this three-course series. Get .NET ready! 

Original Publication Date: 10/27/2016