4 Ways Microsoft Collaboration Tools Go the Extra Mile

4 Ways Microsoft-Brings Teams Together

( 2 min read ) A business can only succeed when its resources work together cohesively towards a common objective. Rock-solid teamwork and dependability are the foundation of business growth and success. It is when geographical distances and technical challenges stop being a barrier that a team can function at peak performance. Microsoft recognizes this, and therefore introduced to the […]

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Your Guide to Choosing a Network Firewall

Your guide to choose a network firewall

( 3 min read ) Firewall options and deployments are very flexible. They can be configured as per your objectives and requirements. The challenge comes when you are not very confident about the network firewall settings you want for maximum security. To help bring clarity to the situation, you need to understand what purposes a network firewall serves and what […]

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Securing hybrid IT environments

Securing Hybrid IT Environemnts

( 3 min read ) When cloud technologies had first emerged, several businesses had jumped on the bandwagon. Now, the cloud has matured tremendously, and still just as widely adopted. Most IT departments have moved to a hybrid mode and now provide services from the cloud. But with all of this, one more concern arises: securing hybrid IT environments. Why […]

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Microsoft Shuts Down Exchange Online Basic Authentication Services

Microsoft Retires Exchange Online Basic Authentication

( 2 min read ) As cyber-attacks continue targeting remote workers and hybrid environments, Microsoft is taking active efforts to edify Exchange Online customers about the futility of relying on outdated security protocols and methods for maintaining security. In that vein, Microsoft has also decided to discontinue Exchange Online Basic Authentication services. Why has Microsoft Shelved Exchange Online Basic Authentication? […]

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Deprecation of Microsoft Basic Authentication for Exchange Online

Deprecation of Microsoft Basic Authentication for Exchange Online

( 2 min read ) Until recently, the industry has relied on basic authentication as a security mechanism to connect to remote and local servers, services, and inter-application APIs. And until recently, it has sufficed, thus not providing any incentive to giants like Microsoft to switch to something more advanced. However, basic authentication simply means you supply your username and […]

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