TechNet Flash - Volume 21, Issue 3: January 30, 2019

Top News Worldwide

Introducing: New Microsoft 365 security center and Microsoft 365 compliance center

Announcing: New cloud-based policy management service for Office 365 ProPlus

Azure tips: How to create a container image with Docker

Azure migration center: Tools and resources for migrating your apps, data, and infrastructure

Top Downloads

Windows 10 Enterprise

Windows Server 2019

Windows Admin Center

Windows Server 2019 Essentials

System Center 2016

Hyper-V Server 2016

System Center Configuration Manager and Endpoint Protection

Create an Azure free account

Azure Stack Development Kit

SQL Server 2019 CTP

Microsoft Intune 30-day trial

Windows Azure Pack

Microsoft Advanced Threat Analytics

Office 365: Updates to alert policies and insights
Alerts and insights are essential to maintaining visibility and control in your environment, helping you to detect threats and monitor anomalous activities. Learn about the latest capabilities for alerts and insights in Office 365.

Data protection: Help mitigate human error and malicious insider threats
Explore some of the ways users in your organization can expose sensitive data (whether accidental or intentional) and find out how Microsoft Cloud App Security and the broader Microsoft Information Protection offering can help you mitigate these risks.

Help protect and monitor sensitive data on Windows devices
Find out how Windows Defender Advanced Threat Protection and Azure Information Protection work together to help reduce the risk of losing sensitive data. Learn how discovery and protection capabilities help you govern sensitive data, enforce compliance, and mitigate risks.

Simplifying device management for schools with Microsoft Intune and Windows Autopilot
Learn about Intune for Education and find out how Intune and Windows Autopilot are helping schools to simplify the deployment and management of classroom devices.

Now available: Regulatory compliance dashboard in Azure Security Center
Discover how the new regulatory compliance dashboard in Azure Security Center can help streamline the process of managing regulatory compliance. Learn how it provides insight into your compliance posture based on continuous assessments of your Azure environment.

New client health dashboard in System Center Configuration Manager
Get details about the new interactive client health dashboard in Configuration Manager. See how it provides an overview of client health, scenario health, and common errors.

Update: Microsoft Deployment Toolkit
Get the latest version of the Microsoft Deployment Toolkit. Learn about new capabilities, including support for Windows 10 version 1809, Windows Server 2019, and the most recent version of the Windows Assessment and Deployment Kit.


Get Ready for End of Support: Windows 10 and Office ProPlus Deployment Workshop 

January 31, 2019, Malvern, PA
February 7, 2019, Bellevue, WA
February 7, 2019, New York, NY
February 12, 2019, St. Louis, MO
February 13, 2019, Alpharetta, GA
February 13, 2019, Burlington, MA
February 13, 2019, Detroit, MI

February 19, 2019, Malvern, PA
February 19, 2019, Chicago, IL
February 19, 2019, Irving, TX
February 21, 2019, Edina, MN
February 21, 2019, Houston, TX
February 25, 2019, Irvine, CA
February 27, 2019, Reston, VA

Understand how end of support impacts your organization and what tools are available to update your software to meet this timeline, and gain hands-on experience with the tools and resources you need to help accelerate deployment and support of Windows and Office as a service in your organization.

Hands-on with security in a cloud-first, mobile-first world 

February 5, 2019, Bellevue, WA
February 5, 2019, New York, NY
February 7, 2019, Alpharetta, GA
February 7, 2019, Burlington, MA
February 8, 2019, Reston, VA
February 12, 2019, Denver, CO
February 12, 2019, Edina, MN

February 12, 2019, Irvine, CA
February 12, 2019, Malvern, PA
February 13, 2019, Chicago, IL
February 13, 2019, Houston, TX
February 13, 2019, Irving, TX
February 19, 2019, Detroit, MI
February 19, 2019, St. Louis, MO

Test-drive the latest Microsoft security technology on a state-of-the-art device. A trained facilitator will guide you as you apply these tools to your own business scenarios, see how they work for you, and experience first-hand how Microsoft tools can solve your security challenges.

Microsoft Teams Workshop 

February 6, 2019, Bellevue, WA
February 6, 2019, Malvern, PA
February 12, 2019, New York, NY
February 12, 2019, Reston, VA
February 12, 2019, San Francisco, CA
February 13, 2019, Edina, MN
February 13, 2019, Houston, TX
February 20, 2019, Chicago, IL

February 20, 2019, Irving, TX
February 21, 2019, Denver, CO
February 21, 2019, Detroit, MI
February 21, 2019, St. Louis, MO
February 25, 2019, Burlington, MA
February 25, 2019, Sunnyvale, CA
February 26, 2019, Alpharetta, GA
February 26, 2019, Irvine, CA

Learn best practices for adopting the Office 365 teamwork and collaboration suite (SharePoint, Microsoft Teams, OneDrive, Outlook, Yammer, Office 365 Groups), leveraging real-world customer scenarios through each of the following phases: plan, build and deploy, and operate.

Microsoft Ignite: The Tour 
February 4–5, 2019, Washington, DC
Attend a free technical training event in Washington, D.C. Explore the latest developer tools and cloud technologies, interact with other developers and tech professionals, gain practical insights, and learn best practices.

IoT in Action Virtual Bootcamp 
February 4–5, 2019, online
Gain a better understanding of IoT ‒ from device to cloud ‒ and accelerate the development of IoT in your organization. Register for this online event to get training, watch demos, and participate in hands-on labs.

Microsoft Business Applications Summit 2019 
June 10–11, 2019, Atlanta, GA
Register for the premier event for analysts, technical architects, and advanced users. Delve deeper into the tools you use every day, get a sneak peek at what’s next, connect with experts, and learn new skills.