June 2024 Newsletter

June 2024 Newsletter Table of Contents What’s New at eGroup Enabling Technologies? eGroup Enabling Technologies Earns Spot on CRN’s 2024 Solution Provider 500 List for the 12th Consecutive Year! CRN’s annual Solution Provider 500 list recognizes North America’s largest solution providers by revenue, and serves as a prominent benchmark for many of the channel’s most […]

Intune Windows Autopilot Device Preparation

Intune Windows Autopilot Device Preparation New Announcement! There is a new Intune Windows Autopilot in town!  Welcome Intune Windows Autopilot device preparation to general availability for Entra ID joined devices! Windows Autopilot device preparation should simplify and expedite the process, reducing the time it takes to run devices through Autopilot—plus near real-time deployment status, monitoring […]

Bringing Microsoft Purview and Copilot Together to Protect Sensitive Data

Bringing Microsoft Purview and Copilot Together to Protect Sensitive Data Over the past 5 months, this blog series has covered the fundamentals of Microsoft Purview. As we have shown, Purview provides a powerful layer of data-aware visibility and protection that complements more traditional security controls like identity management, access control lists, group memberships, endpoint security, […]

Summary of Announcements from Microsoft

Summary of Announcements from Microsoft A flurry of pricing info, new product innovations, and name changes have been announced in the past two weeks. Here’s a summary and some resources for your research and planning.   Microsoft 365 Copilot  Commercial pricing for Microsoft 365 Copilot was announced at $30/user/month. No release date information yet. Microsoft joined […]

Microsoft Entra ID Conditional Access Baselines & Best Practices

Azure AD Conditional Access Baselines & Best Practices Microsoft Entra ID (formerly Azure AD) Conditional Access has a tremendous amount of potential and capabilities for organizations big and small. I like to think of it as the engine that runs Azure AD Authentication. It is a fairly simply concept, create a scoped scenario for your […]

Revoke All User Sessions for Microsoft Entra ID and Office 365

Revoke All User Sessions for Azure AD and Office 365 Whether due to a phishing attack that created a compromised account, or you want to have a definitive offboarding process, everyone needs to be aware of the capabilities to immediately revoke and deny access to a specific user account.  Microsoft has several ways to accomplish […]

Microsoft Entra ID Third Party MFA Integration with DUO

Azure AD Third Party MFA Integration with DUO 3rd Party Multi-factor authentication Integration with Microsoft Entra ID (formerly known as Azure AD) and Conditional Access is available to allow administrators to use an alternative Multi-factor authentication provider instead of Azure Multi-factor authentication. This still requires Microsoft Entra ID (formerly known as Azure AD) Premium P1, which does include […]