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Microsoft Security Assessment

The Microsoft Security Assessment is a three-day engagement that enables you to prioritize your security recommendations and build an actionable Microsoft roadmap for your customers to move forward with Microsoft 365.

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Use the modular approach of the Security Assessment to deliver Secure Score, Shadow IT, Windows Security, and Attack Simulator.

An end-to-end security solution

Microsoft provides a truly holistic approach to technology, enabling organizations to protect identities, data, applications, and devices across on-premises, cloud, and mobile platforms end-to-end. Microsoft 365 delivers on this promise—and empowers organizations to digitally transform—by unifying user productivity and enterprise security tools into a single suite that enables the modern workplace and helps enterprises secure corporate data and manage risk in today’s mobile-first, cloud-first world.

Customer targeting scenarios

The Security Assessment is designed to address:

  • Microsoft 365 E5 upsell opportunities.
  • Windows, Office 365, and Enterprise Mobility + Security E5 opportunities may qualify, but focus must be on facilitating full Microsoft 365 E5 opportunities.

Partner funding eligibility

If you meet the following requirements, you may be eligible for up to US$10,000 in funding per engagement.

  • ECIF-approved
  • Recommended competencies: Windows & Devices, Cloud Productivity, Enterprise Mobility

Note: Start and end dates for all engagements must be within the current Microsoft fiscal year. End dates within 90 days of the end of the fiscal year are preferred.

Engagement overview

• Customer pre-engagement call typically two weeks before onsite activities • Discuss engagement activities, provide the Security Assessment questionnaire• Customer to complete the Security Assessment questionnaire • Complete technical preparation for assessment modules • Arrange onsite visit• Kickoff meeting • Customer requirements and strategy • Complete modules: Secure Score, Shadow IT, Windows Security, and Attack Simulator • Report results and recommendationsPhase 3Phase 2Phase 1Pre-engagementPreparation for onsite activitiesOnsite activities

Potential benefits to customers

  • Receiving a Microsoft 365 security roadmap focused on their objectives and requirements.
  • Prioritization of key feature implementation tailored to their IT and business context.