Azure, Office 365 and Microsoft 365 Portals and Admin Centres

Microsoft, with its proliferation of products and services, strives to provide management tools that would make life easy for users, administrators and managers through portals and admin centres. Some can be intuitively found while others may need a bit of digging and searching. I have managed to create a list of all of them which […]

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Get Windows 11, the PROPER way, and test drive it!

Microsoft announced last week (June 24, 2021) that Windows 11 is the new version of their client OS. Although there is an official Windows 11 page on the Microsoft.com portal (https://insider.windows.com/en-us/insidewindows11) you have probably seen blogs, articles and/or videos about it (perhaps even before the official announcement). “How did these people get Windows 11?” you […]

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WaaS Demystified – Part 8.1 – Introduction to caching and network bandwidth control

Previous blogs in this series:Part 1 – Introduction : What is WaaS?Part 2 – Windows 10 Updates.Part 3 – Servicing Channels.Part 4 – Servicing Tools.Part 5 – “Getting Current and Staying Current”Part 6 – “Putting it all together”Part 7.1 – Introduction to Desktop AnalyticsPart 7.2 – Onboarding Desktop AnalyticsPart 7.3 – An Overview of Deployment […]

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WaaS Demystified – Part 7.5 – Desktop Analytics mapped with WaaS process

Previous blogs in this series:Part 1 – Introduction : What is WaaS?Part 2 – Windows 10 Updates.Part 3 – Servicing Channels.Part 4 – Servicing Tools.Part 5 – “Getting Current and Staying Current”Part 6 – “Putting it all together”Part 7.1 – Introduction to Desktop AnalyticsPart 7.2 – Onboarding Desktop AnalyticsPart 7.3 – An Overview of Deployment […]

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WaaS Demystified – Part 7.4 – Integrating Desktop Analytics with Configuration Manager

Previous blogs in this series:Part 1 – Introduction : What is WaaS?Part 2 – Windows 10 Updates.Part 3 – Servicing Channels.Part 4 – Servicing Tools.Part 5 – “Getting Current and Staying Current”Part 6 – “Putting it all together”Part 7.1 – Introduction to Desktop AnalyticsPart 7.2 – Onboarding Desktop AnalyticsPart 7.3 – An Overview of Deployment […]

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WaaS Demystified – Part 7.3 – Desktop Analytics: An Overview of Deployment Plans

Previous blogs in this series: Part 1 – Introduction : What is WaaS?Part 2 – Windows 10 Updates.Part 3 – Servicing Channels.Part 4 – Servicing Tools.Part 5 – “Getting Current and Staying Current”Part 6 – “Putting it all together”Part 7.1 – Introduction to Desktop AnalyticsPart 7.2 – Onboarding Desktop Analytics I haven’t discussed in detail […]

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WaaS Demystified – Part 7.2 – Onboarding Desktop Analytics

Previous blogs in this series:Part 1 – Introduction : What is WaaS?Part 2 – Windows 10 Updates.Part 3 – Servicing Channels.Part 4 – Servicing Tools.Part 5 – “Getting Current and Staying Current”Part 6 – “Putting it all together”Part 7.1 – Introduction to Desktop Analytics On-boarding Desktop Analytics is outside the scope of this blog series […]

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