The Modern Workplace: Packing More Partner Value into Microsoft 365

The Modern Workplace: Packing More Partner Value into Microsoft 365 The modern workplace is a critical part of the digital transformation vision Microsoft has for our partners. We are constantly making it easier for you to translate the needs of customers into innovative modern workplace solutions. As we start 2019, I want to share some [. . .]

Partners get deeper access with co-location of Microsoft Inspire + Microsoft Ready

The partnership we share with you is of paramount importance to us, and we are committed to helping it grow. And our role as your partner goes beyond us organizing our portfolio of partner programs. It’s about people. So, with the belief that partners make more possible, for the second year in a row we [. . .]

Expanding partner opportunities with Azure in the Cloud Solution Provider program with New Azure capabilities to accelerate your business growth

A Digital transformation is rapidly changing how organizations create value. Customers today are faced with complex technology decisions. Increasingly, people making those decisions are line-of-business buyers, and how they purchase technology continues to move toward self-service and specialization. Today we have buyers prefer to do their own research and are more amenable to accessing products [. . .]

Guidance on Indirect Reseller onboarding for Microsoft Partner Agreement in CSP program

Partners transacting in the CSP program: CSP Indirect Providers. As part of the new enhanced process, all CSP Indirect Resellers will need to accept the Microsoft Partner Agreement on Partner Center. Indirect Providers are required to point their Indirect Resellers to onboard on Partner Center as a prerequisite to their reviewing and accepting the Microsoft Partner [. . .]

Have you moved to use TLS 1.2 yet in your Office 365 tenant? TLS 1.0 and 1.1 are being depreciated August 31st

To provide the best-in-class encryption to our customers, Microsoft is making updates to the Application Proxy service to limit access to only TLS 1.2 protocols. Based on your organization readiness, changes will be gradually rolled out to organizations who are only using TLS 1.2 protocols and will not see any impact from this change. TLS [. . .]

Hey Microsoft CSP Partners, Microsoft has a CSP Program Updates Resource Gallery

A searchable collection of all CSP resources found in the Partner Center announcements enabling CSP partners to quickly find materials they’re looking for using robust filter, sort, and free text search features. Designed using partner feedback from around the world, it was built to address long-standing partner feedback that readiness materials for CSP are difficult [. . .]

Mac+Microsoft Intue, Is it cool? Yeap! Cool as ever!

Just finished setting up and enabling Microsoft Intune for Mac. Microsoft has surely made it easier to set up. Now Phoenixtekk is partnering with Parallels to start development on Mac+Intune+Parallels… Enroll your macOS device with the Intune Company Portal app to gain secure access to your organization’s email, files, and apps. Organizations often require you [. . .]

Microsoft Self-paced Virtual Labs, You can train yourself on Microsoft Technologies or SCCM

Acquire the cloud skills you need, at your own pace. Enjoy hands-on learning on your schedule with our free, self-paced labs, and keep your cloud knowledge fresh. Note: If you’re looking for SCCM material, you won’t find it listed us the server “SCCM”. You’ll need to search for “ConfigMgr” or “Configuration Manager”. FYI: SCCM is [. . .]

Breaking changes and known issues, What’s new in mobile device enrollment and management?

There are some breaking changes in Windows 10 mobile device management (MDM) enrollment and management experience across all Windows 10 devices that you should be aware of. In this article, you will find a list of what are known to be the breaking changes and issues Dated 05/14/2019, with mobile device enrollment and management. A [. . .]

Phoenixtekk Becomes a Microsoft Authorized Education Partner

Phoenixtekk llc becomes a Microsoft Authorized Education Partner Phoenixtekk earns distinction through commitment to academic customers. Vancouver, WA/King County, United States – May 16th, 2019 – Phoenixtekk llc, System Center & Cloud Mangement Architects, today announced it has become a Microsoft Authorized Education Partner (AEP), demonstrating its ability to meet Microsoft academic customers’ evolving needs [. . .]