TechNet Flash, Volume 21, Issue 14, July 3, 2019

Top News Worldwide

New identity threat investigation experience

Now available: Threat & Vulnerability Management in Microsoft Defender ATP

Best practices for building an information protection program

Download the new Windows Terminal Preview

Top Downloads

Windows 10 Enterprise

Windows Server 2019

Windows Admin Center

Windows Server 2019 Essentials

System Center 2019

Hyper-V Server 2019

SQL Server 2019 CTP

Create an Azure free account

Azure Stack Development Kit

Microsoft Intune 30-day trial

Microsoft Advanced Threat Analytics

System Center Configuration Manager and Endpoint Protection

Get started with the new identity threat investigation experience
The new Microsoft identity threat investigation experience combines user identity signals from on-premises and cloud services. It also provides a risk score and contextual information for each user. Get an overview with screenshots of the new experience in Cloud App Security.

Windows Insider: Get details about the Windows 10 feature update preview
The latest update will include a scoped set of features for select performance improvements, enterprise features, and quality enhancements. Get details about the rollout to Windows Insiders.

Demo: End-to-end full-stack monitoring with Azure Monitor
Find and fix nearly any issue with the health and performance of your workload. Explore the benefits of end-to-end full-stack monitoring and discover how Azure Monitor provides a 360-degree view of your application code, infrastructure, and network.

Download the new Windows Terminal Preview
The new Windows Terminal is a fast and powerful tool for users of command-line applications and shells like Command Prompt and PowerShell. The early preview is now available on Microsoft Store.

Explore tips, videos, and free e-books to help you do more with Azure
The Azure Tips and Tricks site provides more than 200 tips, dozens of demo videos, and two downloadable e-books. Find tips based on real-world scenarios and come back every week for new tips.

An easy way to get started with Azure
Azure Quickstart Center offers step-by-step guidance to create, configure, and manage cloud workloads while following best practices available right in the Azure portal.

How Microsoft Defender ATP works
Take a deep look inside Microsoft Defender Advanced Threat Protection (ATP). Get a better understanding of the many detection and prevention technologies that help protect client and cloud systems.

Improvements for Office in virtual environments
Learn about four new capabilities designed to improve the user experience in virtualized environments. Read about FSLogix, OneDrive Files On-Demand, and other changes.


Microsoft Teams Built for Teamwork 

*August 6–7, 2019, Edina, MN
August 13–14, 2019, Alpharetta, GA

*August 20–21, 2019, New York, NY

Come learn the why and how of Teams for communications and meetings, including current functionality and new features, security and compliance, adoption and migration best practices​, admin, and performance management.

Microsoft 365 Training Day: Desktop Deployment 

*August 13, 2019, Irvine, CA
August 14, 2019, Irving, TX
August 16, 2019, Alpharetta, GA
August 16, 2019, Malvern, PA
August 20, 2019, Bellevue, WA

*August 20, 2019, New York, NY
August 21, 2019, Sunnyvale, CA
August 29, 2019, Burlington, MA
August 30, 2019, Chicago, IL

Windows 7 extended support will end on January 14, 2020 and Office 2010 support will end on October 13, 2020. Are you ready? Understand how end of support impacts your organization and gain hands-on experience with the tools available to update your software to meet this timeline.

Microsoft Azure Training Day: Fundamentals 

*August 13, 2019, Burlington, MA
August 14, 2019, Alpharetta, GA
August 15, 2019, Chicago, IL
August 15, 2019, Sunnyvale, CA
August 19, 2019, Irvine, CA

*August 20, 2019, Irving, TX
August 21, 2019, Malvern, PA
August 27, 2019, Bellevue, WA
August 29, 2019, New York, NY

Learn strategies for transitioning to the cloud along with concepts including security, high availability, scalability, elasticity, agility, fault tolerance, and disaster recovery. Attendees will receive free vouchers to take the AZ-900 Microsoft Azure Fundamentals certification exam.

Microsoft 365 Training Day: Security and Compliance 

*August 15, 2019, Irvine, CA
August 19, 2019, New York, NY
August 20, 2019, Burlington, MA
August 21, 2019, Bellevue, WA
August 21, 2019, Irving, TX

*August 22, 2019, Malvern, PA
August 26, 2019, Chicago, IL
August 27, 2019, Alpharetta, GA
August 28, 2019, Sunnyvale, CA

This free one-day technical training delivers hands-on experiences to help you secure your environment and deliver compliance. Get detailed implementation guidance across identity, threat protection, Windows ATP, information protection, and more within Microsoft 365.

Microsoft Dynamics 365 Training Day 

*August 20, 2019, Irvine, CA
August 22, 2019, Burlington, MA

*August 27, 2019, Malvern, PA
August 29, 2019, Irving, TX

Uncover the future of business applications at this free, hands-on event for IT professionals, business analysts, power users, and developers. Go beyond sales force automation (SFA) and learn how this application can help you better understand customer needs and engage more effectively.

Microsoft Ignite 2019 
November 4–8, 2019, Orlando, FL
Register for this live event to learn the latest in architecture, security, software development, and IT. Explore hands-on experiences to innovate your management, security, and cloud strategies.