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Admins with an Azure subscription can use Azure Key Vault to protect and encrypt keys and data. Here's how to set it up with PowerShell.
Just Enough Administration restricts administrative access to the bare necessities for user tasks, giving organizations more control over security.
Whether you're looking for the best Windows Server job or have been in your position for years, these five tips will help you strengthen your skills.
Running Exchange in Azure doesn't compare favorably to Office 365, but it has valid instances where it might be useful. Consider costs and competitors first.
Don't let the deficiencies from applying and managing Exchange threaten your network. Implement third-party security tools to thwart breaches.
My mailbox migration from Exchange 2010 to Exchange 2013 is moving very slowly. What might be causing this and how can I speed up the process?
There are many different certifications from Microsoft, Apple and other vendors. Admins can use these certs to validate their skills and make themselves more marketable to hiring IT shops.
Now that Windows 10 is out it's time to evaluate how the OS will work for users, including how they can upgrade and what Cortana brings to the table.
Microsoft has made an effort to bolster security in Windows 10 with features such as Device Guard and multifactor authentication.
VMware live migration between private data centers and its public cloud could be attractive for some customers, but it’s not without its limitations.
IT pros buying into the hybrid cloud model need tools to manage on-site and public-cloud resources. Surprise, surprise -- VMware has just the thing.
Supporting big data and high-performance computing in the cloud introduces a number of challenges. Fortunately, larger VM instances and GPUs offer relief.
If you're tired of decrypting data to perform operations on it, the new SQL Server data encryption feature Always Encrypted may be the answer.
An expert explains the Microsoft Sync Framework, a platform for synchronizing heterogeneous data distributed across applications, services and devices.
With Microsoft Azure Blob Storage Service, you can easily perform database backup and restore. Here is a step-by-step approach to using the service.
Healthcare providers are awash in data in light of electronic health records. Partners, however, can help clients leverage their information.
IndependenceIT announced enhanced support for vCloud Air and vCloud Director, a step forward in their 'bring your own cloud' deployment initiative; plus, more IT channel news.
Dell has authorized Ingram Micro and SYNNEX as Dell Federal distributors, marking a shift to the vendor's approach to the Federal marketplace; plus, more channel news.