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Modern IT Management Event

You're invited to the Modern IT Management Event — a business strategy event where our experts will provide real world examples and guidance on how to best enable your IT department to drive your business strategies.

Kim Claditis by Kim Claditis

IoT Device Security

IoT is a huge topic, especially for enterprises. Many have been doing it for years, and many more are interested in doing it for the first time. Companies like Target have proven that it is often these smaller and non-obvious machines that are being used to penetrate systems and cause havoc or steal information. Utilizing an air-gap or analog segregations only make manipulations more difficult to detect. Microsoft has created a very robust set of Azure services to mitigate any qualms about using their cloud services, but what about their connected devices? Could an infiltrator access these to penetrate the system, or modify their programming to cause malicious damage?

Carl Schweitzer by Carl Schweitzer

Expand / Resize Windows Azure VM OS / Data Disk

While working on a Microsoft Azure Virtual Machine (classic) recently, I noticed that the OS disk was almost out of disk space along with an additional data disk that was attached to this Windows VM. This post will help with steps to make the process of resizing your disks in the VM painless with the help of some tools.

Steve Borgwardt by Steve Borgwardt