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How to Stand-Out and Get Hired by Cloudforce

How to Stand-Out and Get Hired by Cloudforce

Over the last year or so, I’ve sifted through A LOT of not-so-great resumes. Even more so, interviews with candidates who just weren’t really interested in the position, Cloudforce, or anything...

May 10 Blog
File Server Auditing Using Azure Sentinel

File Server Auditing Using Azure Sentinel

Running audits on a file share within file server is a challenging task, especially when you do not have a budget for sophisticated file auditing tools from a third-party vendor. These tools can not...

April 09 Blog
RD Connection Broker: System Semaphore Sorrows

RD Connection Broker: System Semaphore Sorrows

As much as we would like to believe that technology is logical and follows the rules, deciphering the “Why?” is bewildering at times. This was recently the case when troubleshooting a Remote...

March 05 Blog
A Hitchhiker’s Guide to Managing Projects

A Hitchhiker’s Guide to Managing Projects

In 2012, I took my years of tinkering and passive interest in these personal computer machines and began taking formal training in this revolution of silicon and binary to obtain knowledge,...

February 01 Blog
Reflections on Ten Years

Reflections on Ten Years

Rewind to late 2010 - I was contemplating startup ideas in my 450 square-foot studio apartment outside of Washington DC. Would I choose to go into uncharted territory with an unfamiliar area, or...

January 10 Blog
Azure Active Directory Best Practices

Azure Active Directory Best Practices

Azure Active Directory allows organizations to extend their on-premises directory services to the Microsoft Cloud. User identities, passwords, and attributes are synchronized to allow a simple,...

December 22 Blog
Microsoft Teams Governance

Microsoft Teams Governance

Microsoft Teams is an incredibly powerful collaboration tool for organizations of all sizes.  It enables users to easily connect in more ways and utilize more devices than ever before.  However,...

September 22 Blog
How I Passed the MS-900 and How You Can Too!

How I Passed the MS-900 and How You Can Too!

If you’ve been in the IT industry for a bit, you’ve likely interacted with MS365, if only for managing email for clients and you’ve certainly heard of OneDrive, Sharepoint and…Yammer? If...

April 30 Blog
Guide to Taking and Passing the AZ-900 Exam

Guide to Taking and Passing the AZ-900 Exam

Coming from a background in healthcare, I had no prior knowledge of cloud computing or any tech really, apart from the basics and a little web design experience.  I originally set a goal to pass the...

April 07 Blog
Dealing with over-sized disks in Azure

Dealing with over-sized disks in Azure

How to downsize a data disk on an Azure VM   Even with the best intentions, we often find that customers have dozens or hundreds of virtual machines in Azure which are using a small fraction...

October 23 Blog