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Expand your Modern Desktop Security offering with Microsoft 365

An effective defense-in-depth strategy involves multiple layers of protection based on user identity, user behavior, email content, and threat insights. As part of a larger security practice and service offering across Microsoft 365, what tools are available for your organization to develop a modern desktop security offering? By attending our community call on April 23 you’ll learn: New features from Microsoft….

Modern Workplace Community call: Microsoft Azure Sentinel

Security operations (SecOps) teams spend a large portion of their time setting up and maintaining their tools. Many security analysts suffer from alert fatigue; their tools produce more alerts than they can complete investigations on in a given day. A solution is needed that empowers SecOps team to focus on the important threats and eliminate distractions. Since introducing Azure Sentinel….

Announcing the new Modern Workplace certification exam study group

Are you interested in earning your Microsoft 365 Certified: Enterprise Administrator Expert certification?  Join us for our community-based study groups to help you prepare for the two required exams that were recently released: MS-100: Microsoft 365 Identity and Services MS-101: Microsoft 365 Mobility and Security Each week on Friday, we’ll meet to discuss a specific section of the exams where….

Modern Workplace updates and certification exams

Thanks to everyone who has joined the Modern Workplace Partner Technical Community calls. So far this quarter, we’ve covered the following topics during our monthly call series: Driving successful Modern Workplace engagements with Adoption & Change Management Azure AD Privileged Identity Management Part II Modern Management – Autopilot From Paper-based to Paperless with Office 365 New Microsoft 365 Security and….

Community call: Hear updates on Microsoft 365 Security and Compliance SKUs

This month’s community call will feature guest speaker Phil West, National Director of Devices & Security for Regulated Industries. Phil will cover what the new changes are and the value the new SKUs bring to our partners during the call on Tuesday, February 19 at 10 a.m. PT. Microsoft is dedicated to the mission and vision that security and compliance….

Drive new customers with special US CSP offer

What’s the offer? As a partner, you can help customers maintain a secure modern desktop with our solutions plus your offerings by taking advantage of this limited-time CSP offer. Am I eligible? This 15% off first-year subscription offer is available for Office 365 Business Premium (new O365 customers only) and Microsoft 365 Business (new or current O365 customers) via CSP.….

What to know about modern management and Windows Autopilot

Will McNae, Partner Technical Strategist Greetings Modern Workplace Partners! For our community call on January 22, we’ll be discussing Windows Autopilot in detail, including: Autopilot value proposition to both the partner and customer Customer requirements Who is participating in the Autopilot program Autopilot Process for the partner (Partner Center) Key security differentiators What is Autopilot? Windows Autopilot is a collection….

How to drive successful Modern Workplace engagement through Microsoft Teams

Happy New Year! This month, we’ll kick off our Modern Workplace Productivity Community calls with a topic that helps your customers successfully onboard to Microsoft Teams, while providing you with an opportunity to expand your portfolio by offering new services. A focus on customer success and adoption change management has quickly gone from buzzwords to secret weapons in driving long-term,….

Find out what’s new with Microsoft Teams for US Government Community Cloud

Eric Lee, Partner Technical Architect Microsoft Cloud for Government is specifically designed for public sector customers in the United States who want to select from a range of cloud computing services. Microsoft Cloud for Government provides flexibility, cost savings opportunities, and rigorous security and compliance including FedRAMP, ITAR, IRS 1075, CJIS, and DoD SRG. There are three major Microsoft Cloud….

Bring in the new year with savings on Office 365 and Microsoft 365 Business

The holidays are fast approaching, which brings with it the annual challenge of checking off the shopping list without breaking the bank. Black Friday and Cyber Monday may have already passed, but there’s still time to save before the new year. For the first time ever, Microsoft is offering 15% off the first year of Office 365 Business Premium to new O365….