Last year, Microsoft went on a shopping spree, making 18 acquisitions in 2015 — almost double what it did the year before. Here's a look at some of Microsoft's big purchases and how they impact the IT landscape.
This session examines three different styles of authentication with OAuth2 including Implicit Grant, Authorization Code Grant and Client Credentials Grant and takes the time to explain how to pick the most appropriate authentication style given the type of application you are building....More
In this session we'll walk through common challenges, considerations, tips, tricks, and best practices for designing mobile dashboards. Be sure to bring your own tablet or smartphone to this session to participate in live demos....More
Speaker: Michael Van Horenbeeck In this session we'll explore the different identity options that Microsoft provides for online services such as Office 365. We'll take a look at the implications of using AD FS and what Azure AD Connect means for it. We'll also explore advanced options such as the password write-back feature, write-back of additional attributes in general (currently not GA), and how these features might affect services such as Exchange Online or a hybrid deployment....More
Speaker: Brian Reid This session will cover how to apply PowerShell DSC techniques to configure your Exchange servers and to detect problems that occur in the configurations after servers are deployed....More
Speaker: Paul Robichaux Many administrators have a simple view of mobile device management: I don't need that. Microsoft hopes to change that attitude by including MDM features as part of Office 365. Come to this session to learn what those features are, how they work, what they can do (and can't do) to help you manage devices, and how you can use them to reduce the cost and pain of BYOD deployment....More