Tag Archives: Office 365

New version of Azure AD Connect Released

The 2015 December version of Azure AD Connect has just been released. The new release includes a few, but critical fixes, including a fix for an issue with password sync, that several organizations have been struggling with lately. Fixed issues: Password sync might not work when you change passwords in AD DS, but works when… Read More »

How to install and configure Web Application Proxy for ADFS

The Web Application Proxy (WAP) is a role service of the Remote Access server role in Windows Server 2012 R2. One of the primary roles of the WAP is to performs pre-authenticates access to web applications using Active Directory Federation Services (AD FS), and in this capacity the WAP functions as an AD FS proxy.… Read More »

Yammer identity integration with Office 365 now released

Yammer identities and the profile updates have been decoupled from the identity management and synchronization in the other Office 365 services, and setting up synchronization of identities to Yammer has required deploying and configuring the Yammer Directory Synchronization (DSync), a separate tool from the Azure AD Sync/Azure AD Connect used for Office 365. After the… Read More »

Next Colabora User Group Meeting on Nov 27

The next CoLabora User Group Meeting will be held at 27. November 2015 from 9.00 to 12.00 (GMT+1). Topics this time will be Cloud Identity Management, Exchange Hybrid and Office 365 Compliance and Exchange Archiving. Most activites and sessions will be done in Danish, except one session which this time will be held in english.… Read More »

Microsoft Cloud services expanding in Europe

Microsoft has announced that they are preparing an expansion of the Microsoft Cloud from the existing two datacenters in Ireland and the Netherlands, with an additional regional datacenter in the United Kingdom. Microsoft Azure and Office 365 services is expected to be generally available from the new datacenter in last part of 2016. The Dynamics… Read More »

New Office 365 Hybrid Configuration Wizard released

The Exchange hybrid team have released the latest version of the Hybrid Configuration Wizard (HCW). This new version is called the Microsoft Office 365 Hybrid Configuration Wizard, and is the first version that is developed as a standalone, downloadable application, instead of being part of the on-premise Exchange server product. The new HCW provides great… Read More »

Microsoft Cloud Roadshow

Registration has opened for a major cloud event; Microsoft Cloud Roadshow. This exciting event is a free, two-day technical training event for IT professionals and developers, and will be held from November 2015 to March 2016 in 11 major cities across the globe. Microsoft is presenting over 80 sessions covering Mobility, Security, Data, Infrastructure, Cloud,… Read More »

Microsoft replaces Office 365 E4 with new E5 plan

As announced during the WPC conference, Microsoft replaces the Office 365 Enterprise E4 plan with a new Enterprise E5 plan, before the end of 2015. The E5 plan will include the features from E4, plus a range of collaboration, real-time communication and security features, such as: New Skype4B communication features: Cloud PBX PSTN Conferencing New… Read More »

How to get started with Mobile Device Management in the Cloud

For delivering a more secure and integrated experience for access to corporate applications and services, across all sorts of mobile devices, the MDM  for Office 365 and Microsoft Intune solutions provide excellent tools to manage the challenge many organizations face when they intentionally or unofficially adopt a “bring-your-own-device” (BYOD) approach. To get access tools for… Read More »

Signup for Office 365 Skype for Business Preview Program

Microsoft have started the technical preview of their three new Skype for Business capabilities in Office 365. The Preview is available for Office 365 user, with either an Office 365 Enterprise E1, E3, E4 plan or a Skype for Business Plan 2. Office 365 subscribers can signup and perform test of the following features: Skype… Read More »