Quick Tip – ADFS service accounts

Here's a quick tip to help you with ADFS service accounts.  The ADFS service accounts used by the application for authentication requires both “Log on as service” and “Log on as batch” access rights. When does this become an issue? When GPOs lock down access rights, this can potentially remove the “log on as batch” or “Log on as service” [...]

By | August 22nd, 2013|Categories: Recommended Articles, Tech Tip of the Week|0 Comments

365 Command Partner Tip of the Week – Building a Robust Service Offering Around 365 Command

Hi Partners! One of the major hurtles we have when building our Office 365 business is developing our service offering around 365 Command. I’ve touched on this before and I think with our upcoming webinar August 28 at 2:00 PM EST focusing on "How to Create A Simple and Affordable Mailbox Management Service with 365 Command,” it deserves a another discussion. [...]

By | August 22nd, 2013|Categories: Matt's 365 Command Partner Tip of the Week, Recommended Articles|0 Comments

Tell us your Office 365 Uptime Statistics

Take this quick Office 365 Uptime Statistics Survey - Once completed you will see the survey results page.   Microsoft recently announced their uptime statistics for Office 365 in an effort to be more transparent with customers and partners.   The way Microsoft measures Office 365 availability is by using the number of minutes that the Office 365 service is available in a calendar [...]

By | August 21st, 2013|Categories: Office 365 News and Updates, Recommended Articles|0 Comments

Important Microsoft Update – ADFS Vulnerability

Recently, Microsoft uncovered a vulnerability that could reveal information pertaining to the service account used by ADFS.  According to Microsoft, this vulnerability could allow an attacker to attempt logons outside the corporate network which could result in account lockout of the service account by ADFS if an account lockout policy has been configured. Microsoft released a security update which it [...]

The Top 7 Office 365 Troubleshooting Tools

As an Office 365 administrator, it’s nice to have a collection of tools to turn to when troubleshooting issues with Office 365. Below I’ve shared a few of my favorites by Microsoft. 1. Office 365 Outlook Connectivity Guided Walkthrough One of the most common problems is troubleshooting Outlook connectivity to Exchange Online. This guided walkthrough is intended for Office 365 [...]

By | August 16th, 2013|Categories: Recommended Articles|0 Comments