Episode 239 – Windows 365 and Azure Virtual Desktop

Episode 239 – Windows 365 and Azure Virtual Desktop

In Episode 239, Ben and Scott take a detour to talk about Azure Resource Explorer (no, not that Azure Resource Explorer, the other one) and then dive in the recently announced Windows 365 offering. Sponsors Spot by NetApp – The cloud automation platform that makes it...

Episode 237 – AzCopy Tips and Tricks

Episode 237 – AzCopy Tips and Tricks

In Episode 237, Ben and Scott dive into a customer scenario that involves copying hundreds of thousands of files from one storage account to another in Azure. Sponsors Spot by NetApp – The cloud automation platform that makes it easy to deliver continuously optimized...

Episode 236 – YubiKeys and New DCs

Episode 236 – YubiKeys and New DCs

In Episode 236, Ben and Scott discuss an interesting question about MFA and using Microsoft Authenticator on personal devices, new Azure regions coming to Arizona (West US 3) and Georgia (East US 3), and a rebranding of Windows Virtual Desktop to Azure Virtual...

Episode 235 – Cortana, schedule a podcast

Episode 235 – Cortana, schedule a podcast

In Episode 235, Ben and Scott talk about the release of Scheduler, the "new" AI, Cortana-based meeting scheduling service for Microsoft 365, updates on the timelines for disabling Basic Auth in Exchange, and a preview capability in SharePoint Online that will allow...

Episode 234 – Microsoft 365 Defender with Chris Givens

Episode 234 – Microsoft 365 Defender with Chris Givens

In Episode 234, Ben sits down with Chris Givens at the Azure + AI conference (a part of DEV intersection) to talk about security in the Microsoft Cloud. Sponsors Sperry Software – Powerful Outlook Add-ins developed to make your email life easy even if you’re too busy...

Episode 232 – Catching Up On Microsoft Build

Episode 232 – Catching Up On Microsoft Build

In Episode 232, Ben and Scott catch up on some of their favorite announcements from Microsoft Build 2021, including a quick tour of Continuous access evaluation (CAE) with Azure AD. Sponsors Sperry Software – Powerful Outlook Add-ins developed to make your email life...

Episode 231 – Let’s Talk About Calendaring Today

Episode 231 – Let’s Talk About Calendaring Today

In Episode 231, Ben and Scott talk about calendar management and some options for combining calendars from multiple sources (e.g., several Exchange Online accounts from multiple tenants) and then discuss a new preview capability in Azure Storage that extends native...