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If problems are within your sphere of influence to effect, then you can take positive steps. If it’s not then worrying about them is wasted energy!
I’ve blogged already on what SQL PaaS services are available on Azure. Microsoft are investing heavily in this area with both new SQL PaaS services, and migration options. Why? A … Continue reading SQL Migrations to Azure, Where Do I Start? Part 1
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Worth taking note. Particularly anyone struggling to fit SCSM outbound email to Office 365 into your security model. https://blogs.technet.microsoft.com/scvmm/2017/10/25/system-center-2016-now-supports-tls1-2-security-protocols/
Essential reading for any SCSM admin or developer. How to use entity explorer to examine classes easily