How CloudServus Migrated 10 Texas Research International (TRI) Subsidiaries Into 2 Office 365 Tenants

With 10 different subsidiaries running on legacy technology, Texas Research International (TRI) knew it needed to improve its systems. Not only was the company facing potential compliance issues, but it was also struggling to share information across branches, countries, and continents. TRI’s wide range of subsidiaries meant it needed plenty of flexibility, but it couldn’t […]

New Commerce Experience (NCE) Announcement – What It Means For You as a Microsoft Licensing Customer

Microsoft is taking the next step in modernizing their customers’ Microsoft licensing procurement journey with their announcement of adding seat-based products to the New Commerce Experience (NCE).

Previously called Modern Commerce, New Commerce Experience (NCE) is now the most modernized buying vehicle for Microsoft licensing customers.

Office 365 and Microsoft 365 Price Increases: What They Mean For Your Business

Recently, Microsoft announced that, effective March 1, 2022, subscription prices for its Office 365 and Microsoft 365 products will increase, due to the accumulated additional value Microsoft has added to its products over the past decade.  Specifically, here are the products that will be affected, as well as the percent change for each product:  Plan […]

Microsoft’s Desktop-as-a-Service (DaaS) Options: Windows 365 vs Azure Virtual Desktop (AVD) in Simple Language

Unsurprisingly, the number of companies exploring hybrid workplaces has grown over the past few years. Besides reducing the spread of COVID-19 through physical distancing, rotating employees between working at home and working at the office can increase productivity and promote work-life balance.  But not all remote work environments are created equally. In particular, remote team […]

Microsoft Adds Office 365 & SharePoint Online Tenant Renaming: What You Need to Know

So you want to change your Microsoft Office 365 domain name or your SharePoint URL? Although there are plenty of good reasons for wanting to initiate a renaming, organizations haven’t had the option to do so — until now (sort of). Here’s what you need to know about Microsoft’s recent change to tenant renaming practices, […]

How Microsoft 365 Identified Suspicious Behavior Other Security Programs Missed

You may be confident that your employees would never share logins or behave in this way, but ultimately, that’s beside the point. As phishing attacks grow more and more sophisticated and frequent every day, every business needs to be concerned about the potential repercussions associated with employee credentials being accidentally compromised.

Pricing and Feature Changes Coming to Microsoft Endpoint Manager (Intune/SCCM)

Microsoft is adding extra security and management functionality into their Intune and Enterprise Mobility + Security E3 (EMS E3) offerings and will increases prices starting July 1st, 2021.

Using PPP-2 Loan for Cloud Investment/Software Upgrades

A new wave of funding has been approved for the federal Paycheck Protection Program (PPP-2). This new program includes a provision that increases flexibility with non-payroll expenses, such as cloud investments and software upgrades.

Enforcing Passwordless Logins with AADJ Windows 10 and Endpoint Manager Intune (Part 2)

In the last blog post, we enabled FIDO2 security key logins with Windows 10 on our AADJ Windows machines, but users are still able to login with username/password. What if we want to enforce a FIDO2 Security Key or Windows Hello for Business login?

CloudServus Achieves Microsoft Gold Partner Competency in Cloud Productivity

CloudServus is very proud to announce that they have attained Microsoft Gold Partner status in Cloud Productivity, yet another milestone for the company to go along with competencies in Cloud Platform and Small and Midmarket Cloud Solutions.