Speaker: CrC

Microsoft PowerPoint: Basics and beyond (productivity demo)

Brian Moring, productivity trainer with Microsoft IT Showcase, demonstrates how to use Microsoft PowerPoint and share presentations in the cloud. Find out how to make a PowerPoint template, create presentations, design interactive content with the Office Mix add-in, and save it all to OneDrive. Learn how to access PowerPoint from your Windows, iOS, or Android […]

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Securing the modern enterprise with Windows Defender and Windows Defender ATP

Learn how Microsoft IT helps protect and secure our enterprise network against malware and advanced attacks. Brian Hooper, Senior Security Engineer in Microsoft IT, and Daryl Pecelj, Senior Security Architect in Microsoft IT, discuss Windows Defender and how we use Windows Defender Advanced Threat Protection (ATP) to monitor the network for anomalous behavior that may […]

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Skype for Business at Microsoft (SME roundtable March 2017)

IT Showcase brought together subject matter experts from our Skype for Business at Microsoft course to answer questions about how Microsoft IT implements, maintains, and supports Skype for Business at Microsoft. In this session, they discuss Skype Meeting Broadcast, Skype fax service, new features, hardware requirements, security considerations, and much more. These questions — and […]

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SharePoint at Microsoft (SME roundtable March 2017)

IT Showcase brought together subject matter experts from our SharePoint at Microsoft course to answer questions about how Microsoft IT designs, develops, implements, governs, upgrades, and supports SharePoint at Microsoft. In this session, they discuss Microsoft Teams, MyAnalytics, search technologies, custom user data, the Office 365 app launcher, third-party tools, taxonomy, access from iOS and […]

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Driving Skype for Business adoption through service improvements

Dwight Jones, Senior IT Service Manager, discusses how Microsoft IT is making the transition to Skype for Business—unified communications in the cloud. He shares how we reconciled Microsoft Lync and other technologies to become Skype for Business, and how we’re listening to our users to drive service improvements, increase call quality, and optimize the user […]

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Save the Date: 2017 U.S. Imagine Cup Finals are almost here

Attention US students! It’s almost time to watch the U.S. Imagine Cup virtual event, Microsoft’s premier student tech competition, hosted by YouTube star Sabrina of Nerdy and Quirky. Tune in to check out all the tips, info and pitch training that the competitors receive and apply it to your projects or startups.  Save the date […]

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Managing and optimizing resources for cloud computing at Microsoft

Host Lyle Dodge chats with Pete Apple, Principal Service Engineer, and Rick Ochs, Senior Service Engineer, to learn how Microsoft IT understands our cloud investment and how we implemented cloud resource management and cost optimization strategies. Listen in as they discuss the tools and processes that we built on our journey to an efficient cloud […]

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Behind the Scenes: How Chefs for Seniors uses Xamarin, HockeyApp & Azure App Service to Power its Daily Operations

Chefs For Seniors provides personalized in-home meal preparation for senior citizens on a weekly basis that aligns with dietary restrictions. The service includes grocery shopping, help with meal selection, in-home cooking, and companionship during meal prep. Currently, the chefs at Chefs For Seniors handle their planning and operations by carrying large binders with them to […]

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(Part 1) Windows Server 2016 – Shielded Virtual Machines Overview

In this video we will take a look at the new security feature in Windows Server 2016 – Shielded Virtual Machines. This feature is much more than just encryption but rather a Hyper-V powered virtualization guarded fabric that brings a more comprehensive security approach to Virtual Machines on Windows Server that brings benefit to not […]

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Behind the Scenes: How FuseThru Devised a Prototype Smart Building System using IoT devices

FuseThru capitalizes on the growth and miniaturization of electronics. Working with existing sensors and modular tools, it provides easy upgrades for OEMs looking to improve product features so users can experience the benefits of the Internet of Things (IoT). Microsoft teamed up with FuseThru to prototype a new system designed to monitor atmospheric variables, both […]

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Behind the Scenes: How Microsoft and RockStep Built an IoT solution for Research Labs

RockStep Solutions creates world-class scientific data management tools for research. Its innovative software system – Climb – is designed to transform and modernize information management in a laboratory setting. As research facilities have thousands of units to house animals, and these units need to be checked on a regular basis to ensure the conditions are […]

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