TechNet Flash - Volume 21, Issue 9: April 24, 2019

Top News Worldwide

Virtual event: Register for Windows Server Summit 2019 (May 22, 2019)

Azure Security Center: Detect threats targeting containers

Discover and manage shadow IT with Microsoft 365

Video: Use Azure Advisor to optimize your Azure workloads

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Windows 10 Enterprise

Windows Server 2019

Windows Admin Center

Windows Server 2019 Essentials

System Center 2019

Hyper-V Server 2016

System Center Configuration Manager and Endpoint Protection

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Azure Stack Development Kit

SQL Server 2019 CTP

Microsoft Intune 30-day trial

Windows Azure Pack

Microsoft Advanced Threat Analytics

Best practices for migrating SAP applications to Azure
Explore best practices and essential strategies for designing an SAP architecture on Azure. Get tips to help you design with security, performance, and availability in mind.

A demo of the new Surface Hub 2S
Watch a demo of the Surface Hub 2S, an all-in-one collaboration solution. Get details and see how this device delivers a digital whiteboard, meeting platform, and fully integrated Windows 10 computing experience.

Serverless automation with Python and PowerShell
Learn about event-driven automation using new Python and PowerShell language support for serverless compute. Bring your automation scripts to the cloud and run them automatically when needed.

What’s next for Microsoft Edge
Take an early look at the next version of Microsoft Edge, based on the Chromium open-source project. Try the preview and find out what’s coming next.

Azure resources to assess risk and compliance
Get an overview of solutions and resources available for assessing and managing risk as you move to the cloud. Learn how penetration testing, audit reports, policy management, and other tools can help you manage compliance.

How to: Develop an IoT strategy that yields desired ROI
Explore the six elements of crafting an IoT strategy that will yield ongoing return on investment (ROI). And download the free white paper, “Unlocking ROI – How to reduce complexity and get more value from the Internet of Things.”


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

April 26, 2019, Chicago, IL

April 30, 2019, Burlington, MA

Understand how end of support impacts your organization and what tools are available to update your software to meet this timeline. 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.

Global Azure Bootcamp 2019 
April 27, 2019, more than 30 cities nationwide
On April 27, 2019, more than 250 communities worldwide will come together in the sixth great Global Azure Bootcamp event. We are super excited about the lab this year and have once again teamed up with the Instituto de Astrofisica de Canarias in Tenerife to bring you something really interesting.

Dashboard in a Day 

May 1, 2019, Edina, MN
May 1, 2019, St. Louis, MO
May 2, 2019, Sunnyvale, CA
May 6, 2019, Malvern, PA
May 7, 2019, Chicago, IL
May 7, 2019, New York, NY
May 8, 2019, Alpharetta, GA
May 8, 2019, Detroit, MI

May 8, 2019, Reston, VA
May 9, 2019, Burlington, MA
May 9, 2019, Denver, CO
May 9, 2019, Houston, TX
May 13, 2019, Bellevue, WA
May 13, 2019, San Francsico, CA
May 14, 2019, Irving, TX
May 16, 2019, Irvine, CA

Learn how to connect to, import, and transform data from a variety of sources, define business rules and KPIs, explore data with powerful visualization tools, build stunning reports, and share your dashboards with your team and/or the world.

Microsoft 365 Technical Series: Security and Compliance 

May 1, 2019, Denver, CO
May 2, 2019, Houston, TX
May 2, 2019, St. Louis
May 7, 2019, Irvine, CA
May 9, 2019, Bellevue, WA
May 10, 2019, Edina, MN
May 14, 2019, New York, NY
May 14, 2019, Reston, VA

May 15, 2019, Detroit, MI
May 15, 2019, San Francisco, CA
May 16, 2019, Alpharetta, GA
May 22, 2019, Irving, TX
May 23, 2019, Malvern, PA
May 30, 2019, Burlington, MA
May 30, 2019, Sunnyvale, CA

Bring your teams responsible for securing your organization and maintaining data privacy and compliance. You’ll get detailed implementation guidance across identity, threat protection, Windows ATP, information protection, and more within Microsoft 365.

Microsoft 365 Technical Series: Modern Desktop Deployment 

May 7, 2019, Denver, CO
May 7, 2019, Houston, TX
May 9, 2019, Detroit, MI
May 13, 2019, Malvern, PA
May 16, 2019, Bellevue, WA
May 20, 2019, Alpharetta, GA
May 21, 2019, Chicago, IL

May 21, 2019, Irvine, CA
May 22, 2019, Edina, MN
May 22, 2019, Sunnyvale, CA
May 23, 2019, New York, NY
May 23, 2019, St. Louis, MO
May 29, 2019, Burlington, MA
May 29, 2019, Irving, TX

Understand how Windows 7 and Office 2010 end of support impacts your organization and what tools are available to update your software to meet this timeline. Gain hands-on experience with the tools you need to help accelerate deployment and support of Windows and Office as a service.

Cloud Immersion Experience: Azure Migration 

May 15, 2019, Chicago, IL
May 17, 2019, New York, NY
May 20, 2019, Bellevue, WA
May 21, 2019, Reston, VA

May 21, 2019, San Francisco, CA
May 22, 2019, Burlington, MA
May 23, 2019, Irving, TX
May 23, 2019, Reston, VA

Learn how to migrate your existing SQL Server and/or Windows Server 2008/R2 applications to Azure to enhance your security and compliance posture, reduce costs, and unlock innovation.

IT roundtable: Migrating to Live Events in Microsoft 365 from Skype Meeting Broadcast 
May 1, 2019, online
Experts from Microsoft Core Services Engineering and Operations will answer questions about migrating to the live events capability in Microsoft 365. Learn best practices on the new video and interactive discussion capabilities available in Microsoft Teams, Yammer, and Microsoft Stream.

Compliance and Security Virtual Conference 
May 14, 2019, online
One of the biggest challenges in today’s evolving landscape is maintaining security, privacy, and compliance. Join KPMG and Microsoft for a virtual event to learn how to meet your security and compliance needs while transforming your business.

IT roundtable: SharePoint at Microsoft ‒ Portals and Publication 
May 14, 2019, online
Join this live webinar to hear Microsoft business and IT professionals discuss enterprise search and how to manage internal portals. Learn about Microsoft’s strategy for modernizing employee experiences, delivering targeted communications, and enabling employees to find the content they need.

Register now: Microsoft Build 2019 
May 6–8, 2019, Seattle, WA
Get ready for Microsoft’s premier event for developers. Learn about the latest developer tools, discover new ways to create software, and gain insights into the future of software development.

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.