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Learn all about Reporting in Office 365 and the Collab365 Global Conference

I’ll be presenting at the virtual Collab365 Global Conference 2017 that’s streaming online November 1st – 2nd. My session specifically will be at …

Microsoft

Speaking at Live! 360 in Orlando November 12-17, 2017

I’ll be speaking at Live! 360 Orlando, November 12-17, 2017. Live! 360 is an event full of industry professionals and immediately provides you with …

Microsoft SharePoint

Reporting in Office 365 – Atlanta SharePoint & Office 365 User Group

Every company, no matter what the industry, more than likely requires reporting about something in Office 365. If you want to learn more, I will be …

Microsoft

Azure AD PowerShell Module Issue

Just yesterday I ran into a really weird issue with, what turned out to be, the Azure AD PowerShell Module when credentials save in a variable and …

Microsoft Azure

Finally, a useful bot! Meet AzureBot in Microsoft Teams!

I’ve said it before, I haven’t been a huge fan of bots. I don’t have anything against them, I’ve just never found any of them to be particularly …

Microsoft Azure

Office 365 Certification Overview Webinar

Interested in getting your Office 365 Certification? Great, on June 7th, Opsgility will be hosting a webinar where I’ll present “Office 365 …

Microsoft

Office 365 includes MileIQ Premium

MileIQ Premium is Included with Office 365?I little known (at least to me) tidbit of information I ran across today that I wanted to share with …

Microsoft

Office 365 Groups – Podcast Episode 2

Want to dive into Office 365 Groups? In episode 2 of the Microsoft Cloud IP Pro Podcast, Scott and I dive into Office 365 to help bring some …

Podcasting

The Confusion of Office 365 Task Management and how I would like to see it changed

Don’t get my wrong, I love Office 365, I use it every day and am in it every day working with clients. There are a TON of really good things about …

Collaboration

Speaking at the Global Azure Bootcamp in Jacksonville

This coming Saturday, April 22 I’ll be join a few other speakers in Jacksonville, FL and hundreds of speakers around the globe to take part in the …

Microsoft Azure

A recent Office 365 update and it’s effect on ADFS and CSOM

I have yet to get a confirmation from Microsoft that this was the result of an update. But considering it worked a week ago (the week of April 3, …

Microsoft

Keep up to date on Office 365 and Azure IT Pro Topics and News

There’s a new Podcast on the horizon focused on the Office 365 IT Pro! I’m excited to announce that Scott Hoag (@ciphertxt) and I (@benstegink) are …

Microsoft Azure

SharePoint Online, Modern UI and Required Metadata … or not

If you’ve used SharePoint at all, hopefully you’re familiar with metadata within lists and libraries. One nice aspect of such metadata is that you …

Metadata

New Course: Office 365 – Manage Clients and End User Devices

Interested in learning more about Office 365 – Manage Clients and End User Devices? My latest course on Office 365 has been published on …

Collaboration

SharePoint 2016 New-SPConfigurationDatabase: The Missing Documentation

If you’ve tried to configure SharePoint 2016 with PowerShell, you need to use the New-SPConfigurationDatabase cmdlet. If you look at the PowerShell …

Microsoft SharePoint

Unlock a SharePoint File with PowerShell

SharePoint can do some goofy things at times. Is getting an orphaned file lock within a Document Library. Fortunately you can quickly unlock a …

Microsoft SharePoint

I’ll be speaking at Live! 360 Orlando in December

I’ll be speaking at Live! 360 Orlando, December 5-9. Surrounded by your fellow industry professionals, Live! 360 provides you with immediately usable …

Microsoft SharePoint

Installing and Running PowerShell on macOS Sierra

I’m sure you’ve seen it, PowerShell has been open sourced and is now available on OS X and Linux. Good news is, you can also run PowerShell on macOS …

Linux

Presenting at Jacksonville’s Tech Coast Conference

Next week Wednesay (August 17) is teh Jacksonville’s Tech Coast Conference if you’re in the area or can make it to Jacksonville for the event, I …

Microsoft

macOS Sierra and the status of the Apps I use

Scroll down or click below for the list of:• apps not working<br>• requiring some sort of fix or specific version<br>• working<br>Still some reported problems at least …

iOS

I’m Speaking at JaxSPUG on PowerShell and Office 365

This coming Thursday, October 22, I’ll be giving a presentation at the Jacksonville SharePoint Users Group (JaxSPUG) on PowerShell and Office 365. …

Collaboration

Adding DNS to Azure VMs created using Azure Resource Management

If you’ve been using IaaS, specifically Azure VMs, you’ll know that there are two different types of VMs you can have. Those running as “classic” or …

Cloud Computing

The New OneDrive for Business – A Summary

If you’re paid any attention at all to OneDrive for Business, you’ll have noticed a plethora of updates, announced on September 30, 2015, around the …

Microsoft

Join me in Orlando for Live360 and Win!!

Here is your chance to join me for a session or two on PowerShell and and SharePoint AND win an awesome prize! I’ll be presenting two sessions at the …

Microsoft SharePoint

Azure Premium Storage by the Numbers

I’ve recently been doing a lot of work around Azure Premium Storage and the configuration options across various virtual machines. I did a similar …

Cloud Computing

My Interview on the Microsoft Cloud Show: Azure Premium Storage – Show Notes

I recently had the privilege of being on the Microsoft Cloud Show where I was interviewed by the hosts, Andrew Connell and Chris Johnson, about Azure …

Microsoft Azure