Synergy Blog

  • Rollout with Runtime Provisioning (Adrian)

    If you’ve done anything with Windows client deployments recently, you’ve probably heard about Microsoft’s Autopilot solution. Introduced in 2017, Autopilot gives you a way to … more

  • $20 Worth of Security Keeps Google Safe

    KrebsonSecurity recently released an article stating that out of Google’s 85,000+ employees, none have been phished since 2017. The reason given for this success is the use of Multifactor … more

  • Today's Azure Storage

    Azure’s storage offerings have advanced considerably in the last couple years. I am excited to summarize some of the changes and new features now offered.

    Azure File

    Azure File was made … more

  • Prevent Whaling with Office 365 ATP Anti-Phishing

    The FBI’s Internet Crime Complaint Center issued a PSA on July 12th, 2018 on the significant increase in business email compromise incidents, where business email accounts are compromised and … more

  • The Waffle House Index - A Disaster Indicator

    You get into some interesting conversations working in Disaster Recovery. It’s a lot of “what if” type scenarios obviously—questions come up around actions to take after the … more

  • The Sun is Setting on 2008

    It is almost that time again, the end of support is coming soon for two commonly deployed Microsoft Server products. Now is the time to begin working on a migration and upgrade strategy. On January 14 … more

  • Hanging Out with the Future of STEM

    Last week, I had the pleasure of visiting the Chesterfield Technical Center with our CEO, Rohana Meade.  We were at CTC to discuss technology with a summer school IT class of adolescent tech … more

  • Can We Talk About A Few Disasters?

    Let’s talk about a few disasters that have occurred in the recent past. I’m talking about events such as the Hawaiian volcano eruptions. Ellicott City, Maryland just had their second year … more

  • Cloud Gazing

    Working in the cloud space is an amazing ride. We see changes happening in monthly increments. At times we’re sitting around and talking about functionality we’d like to see in the cloud … more

  • File Shares are Dead.

    At the risk of stating the obvious, file shares to share data within an organization are dead. It was a great run. They’ve been utilized for as long as I can remember and well loved. Everyone … more

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Event Date: 9/12/2018 9:00 AM
In May 2018, a European privacy law, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), took effect. The GDPR imposes new rules on all companies, government agencies, non-profits, and other organizations …
 
 

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Posted: 8/14/2018 10:30 AM
If you’ve done anything with Windows client deployments recently, you’ve probably heard about Microsoft’s Autopilot solution. Introduced in 2017, Autopilot gives you a way to …