TechNet Flash, Volume 21, Issue 20, September 25, 2019

Top News Worldwide

Use Azure Service Health to view the health of your services, triage issues, and plan for resilience

How to: Improve your identity security posture with Azure Advanced Threat Protection

10 tips for enabling Zero Trust security

Implement SAP on Azure with security in mind

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 Release Candidate

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

Five ways digital transformation has improved business
Read five real-world examples of how businesses have improved marketing, optimized communication with customers, streamlined processes, and eliminated bottlenecks through digital transformation.

Plan your strategy for service health alerts
Get an overview of Azure Service Health alerts and find out key considerations your team should address when planning your service health alerting strategy.

Now available: Microsoft Intune support for Android Enterprise fully managed devices
Learn about the Android Enterprise fully managed scenario, which enables user productivity on corporate devices while allowing IT admins to manage capabilities needed by the organization. Get an overview of this new capability.

Zero Trust: Adopting a modern approach to cybersecurity
Many financial institutions are moving beyond the “castle-and-moat” approach and adopting a modern Zero Trust approach to cybersecurity. The central tenet of a Zero Trust model is to trust no one – internal or external. Explore the advantages of Zero Trust and find out how to implement this approach.

Run SAP HANA on Azure
Azure Virtual Machines Mv2-series are the ideal virtual machines (VMs) for running SAP HANA and other demanding workloads. Watch a demo to see how to easily scale your SAP business processes and underlying VM infrastructure.

Cyber resilience: The importance of a holistic plan for disaster recovery
Operational resilience cannot be achieved without a commitment to cyber resilience. Take a look at the disruptive impact of cyberthreats and the importance of a holistic approach to cybersecurity.

Office 365 ProPlus deployment and proxy server guidance
Office 365 ProPlus was designed to work with cloud services. Legacy network configurations intended for on-premises only products can lead to poor performance and higher cost of ownership. Get steps to properly configure your Office 365 ProPlus deployment.

Intelligent edge: Top questions and answers
Read some of the most common questions about the intelligent edge and examples of how Azure solutions can help you secure, provision, and manage it.


Microsoft Dynamics 365 Training Day
September 27, 2019, Detroit, MI
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 Azure Training Day: Fundamentals

*October 1, 2019, Denver, CO
October 1, 2019, Irvine, CA
October 2, 2019, Sunnyvale, CA
October 3, 2019, Bellevue, WA
October 8, 2019, Houston, TX
October 8, 2019, Reston, VA
October 9, 2019, San Francisco, CA
October 15, 2019, Irving, TX

*October 17, 2019, Burlington, MA
October 18, 2019, Chicago, IL
October 18, 2019, New York, NY
October 23, 2019, Alpharetta, GA
October 24, 2019, Malvern, PA
October 29, 2019, Edina, MN
October 29, 2019, St. Louis, MO
October 30, 2019, Detroit, MI

Learn basic 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

*October 1, 2019, Edina, MN
October 2, 2019, Reston, VA
October 8, 2019, Irving, TX
October 9, 2019, Bellevue, WA
October 10, 2019, Chicago, IL
October 10, 2019, Malvern, PA
October 16, 2019, San Francisco, CA
October 17, 2019, Detroit, MI

*October 17, 2019, St. Louis, MO
October 21, 2019, Denver, CO
October 22, 2019, Sunnyvale, CA
October 23, 2019, Houston, TX
October 24, 2019, Irvine, CA
October 28, 2019, New York, NY
October 29, 2019, Alpharetta, GA
October 30, 2019, Burlington, MA

Increase your knowledge of the latest security features and solutions. Learn about valuable compliance tools and how you can reduce costs and risks with Advanced eDiscovery and Auditing in Microsoft 365. Gain skills for securing your organization and maintaining full compliance.

Microsoft 365 Training Day: Desktop Deployment

*October 2, 2019, Burlington, MA
October 3, 2019, Alpharetta, GA
October 3, 2019, St. Louis, MO
October 4, 2019, Chicago, IL
October 7, 2019, Denver, CO
October 7, 2019, New York, NY
October 9, 2019, Reston, VA
October 15, 2019, Irvine, CA

*October 16, 2019, Detroit, MI
October 17, 2019, Houston, TX
October 18, 2019, Edina, MN
October 22, 2019, Irving, TX
October 23, 2019, San Francisco, CA
October 24, 2019, Sunnyvale, CA
October 29, 2019, Bellevue, WA
October 30, 2019, Malvern, PA

Join us at a free training event where you’ll learn about deployment, configuration, and management across Windows 10 and Office 365 ProPlus. Help your organization take the next step in desktop deployment by learning practical insights and best practices, while gaining hands-on experience.

Microsoft 365 Training Day: Microsoft Teams Deep Dive

*November 5, 2019, Detroit, MI
November 5, 2019, Irvine, CA
November 5, 2019, Irving, TX
November 6, 2019, St. Louis, MO
November 7, 2019, Burlington, MA
November 7, 2019, San Francisco, CA
November 8, 2019, Bellevue, WA
November 11, 2019, Chicago, IL

*November 12, 2019, Denver, CO
November 12, 2019, New York, NY
November 13, 2019, Malvern, PA
November 13, 2019, Sunnyvale, CA
November 14, 2019, Edina, MN
November 14, 2019, Houston, TX
November 19, 2019, Reston, VA
November 20, 2019, Alpharetta, GA

See how Microsoft Teams meets the requirements of a connected workforce with a cloud-based communication solution that combines chat, video meetings, file storage, and app integration. Learn to deploy, configure, and administer Teams to optimize your company’s collaboration strategy.

Microsoft Business Applications Virtual Launch Event
October 10, 2019, online
Register for this free, virtual event to get an in-depth look at the new features and capabilities across Dynamics 365 and the Microsoft Power Platform. Get insights and demos from the experts, and see what’s coming next in the October 2019 Microsoft business applications release.

IoT in Action: Santa Clara
October 10, 2019, Santa Clara, CA
Discover how to build new experiences and accelerate your IoT vision. Join other IoT innovators, industry experts, and Microsoft partners from across the IoT ecosystem to learn about best practices for developing and selling repeatable solutions across industries. Explore the opportunities of connected devices and find out how to navigate the challenges.

Microsoft Ignite: The Tour
Through May 2020, worldwide
Learn new ways to modernize your organization and optimize your cloud infrastructure with deep technical training. Find an event in a city near you.