Nick Ross

When I think about today’s remote workforce for MSPs (Managed Service Providers), conditional access policies can be incredibly useful in securing client environments. VPNs are being used now more than ever to connect securely to corporate resources. For this reason, using IP ranges as a named location in conditional access polices might not be the

Azure AD Cloud Sync

If you are an MSP in the SMB market, you are likely are running a hybrid environment with most of your customers. We have used AD Connect for years now (previously known as DirSync) to sync local active directory into our cloud environments. I’ve personally performed over 100 email migrations and it was something I

Partner Program Overview If you are an MSP doing at least $3500/month (4,680 AUD) in gross revenue from Microsoft, then you should keep reading. Not many MSPs are taking the full advantage of Microsoft’s partner program. The program can be lucrative but is hard to navigate because of the rebate structure and the enrollment process.

Below are all of the relevant MSP related Microsoft announcements from September. Microsoft Teams 1. Content from camera now launched in Teams New Feature × Dismiss alert How this will affect your organization: This option enables users to stream content from directly from physical artefacts such as whiteboards and documents in a legible way. During

Microsoft Teams Webinars

Microsoft recently introduced webinars into Teams which allows users to create a registration page for an event. The event is conducted in a live session and allows for interaction with the audience. In this article, I will be covering some of the features, functionality, and licensing constraints I found through testing. This will include how

Microsoft Teams adoption has skyrocketed over the past year. This may seem like an obvious statement but I don’t just mean chat and video capabilities. Teams is becoming the central hub to interact with apps, share files, and perform daily tasks with members inside and outside the organization. Microsoft is putting the most development effort

Below are all of the relevant MSP related Microsoft announcements from August Microsoft Teams 1. Paging in Large Gallery New Feature × Dismiss alert How this will affect your organization: This feature introduces paging to help you view up to 98 videos by choosing Large Gallery (Teams meetings currently supports up to 49 videos). This

Microsoft has recently released a multi-tenant management platform for Managed Service Providers called Microsoft 365 Lighthouse. As an Indirect Reseller with Microsoft, you can utilize Lighthouse at no additional cost. The platform provides you aggregate reporting across customers and limited write capabilities (for now). In this article, I will show you how to obtain Lighthouse

Tracking shipments of hardware across customers can be a very time consuming task. With the rise of remote work, many MSPs are shipping hardware directly to end users. Leveraging Windows Autopilot, the onboarding of users becomes a very modern experience. Wouldn’t it be nice to automate shipping updates in tickets to avoid having to look

Below are all of the relevant MSP related Microsoft announcements from July.  Microsoft Teams 1. Releasing Fluid Live components in Teams Chat New Feature × Dismiss alert How this will affect your organization: Fluid components in Teams chat allow end users to send a message with a table, action items, or a list that can