Azure · Office 365

Microsoft Enterprise Mobility Suite (EMS) – Identity + Access Management (IAM)

The growth of mobile devices such as smartphones and tablets changed the world rapidly. Most notably business users store important information on their devices such as emails, certificates, pictures, corporate apps and applications, etc. Maintaining control over their applications across corporate datacenters and public cloud platforms has become a significant challenge. IAM helps organizations to reduce helpdesk costs with self-service and single-sign-on experiences.

EMS – Enterprise Mobility Suite was introduced in the end of 2014. There is no specific product for EMS, it’s a collection of services you can choose.

Currently EMS contains the following services:

–          Cloud Identity + Access Management: gives users self-service capabilities and single sign-on for any corporate resource for easier identity management – for cloud-only and hybrid identities.

–          Mobile Device + Application Management: mobile device management, such as MDM in Office 365 and Intune to manage and protect corporate data and apps on almost any device.

–          Information Protection: information security management across on-premises environment and cloud applications while protecting corporate data inside and outside of the organization.

–          Desktop Virtualization: a scalable platform to deliver corporate applications simply and cost effectively – everywhere.

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Exchange

Exchange 2013 Cumulative Update 12 (CU)

Microsoft released the quarterly servicing update to Exchange Server 2013 – CU12, first CU for Exchange Server 2016 and updated UM Language Packs.

Exchange Server 2016 receives its first Cumulative Update, and Exchange Server 2013 Cumulative Update 12 is also released. Exchange Server 2007 and Exchange Server 2010 Update Rollups provide an updated OWA S/MIME control signed with a SHA-2 certificate. A complete list of customer reported issues resolved can be found in Knowledge Base Article KB3108023.

You can read the full blog post at the Exchange Team Blog.
Download Cumulative Update 12 for Exchange Server 2013

Download Cumulative Update 1 for Exchange Server 2016

General

OneDrive Personal Windows 10: Show All Online-Only Files Workaround

With OneDrive personal in Windows 10, Microsoft disabled the possibility to show online-only files in Windows Explorer. There are plans to activate this feature in the future changes of OneDrive personal.

Most tablets and notebooks, especially Microsoft Surface and ultra book devices came up with an 256 GB or 512 GB SSD by default. Every OneDrive personal user with an Office 365 subscription automatically can access 1 TB free storage.

You can use the following workaround to access, change and delete all your online-only files in the Windows Explorer without downloading your complete data.

1. Navigate to http://onedrive.com and login with your Microsoft Account.

2. Copy your ID number from the browser URL

 

3. Open “This PC” (your Windows Explorer) and map a new network drive

4. Use the URL “https://d.docs.live.net/<ID&gt;

5. Select “Reconnect at sign-in” and “Connect using different credentials”

6. Type in your Microsoft Account credentials

7. Click “Finish”

8. You can optionally rename your drive to “OneDrive” or similar names

Now you can access all your online-only files from your recently mapped network drive without downloading the hole content to your hard disk.