Security

Local Administrator Accounts | Roadmap to Securing Your Infrastructure

Last week, I mentioned the need to rotate local administrator passwords and for each of them to be unique.

Security

Passwords and Policies | Roadmap to Securing Your Infrastructure

Welcome back to our weekly blog post as we look at how to better secure your infrastructure.

Business Platform

Patch Management | Roadmap to Securing Your Infrastructure

In the last post, we discussed vulnerability scanning, which will lead directly to patching most of the time.

Announcements

Azure Training Courses | New January Releases

When Microsoft announced all-new Azure certification exams last September, we added four new Training Architects focused on preparing our students.

Azure

We’ll Be at Microsoft Ignite 2018!

The Linux Academy team is headed to Orlando to crash Microsoft Ignite 2018!

DevOps

Microsoft Just Acquired GitHub for $7.5B…

Git is a popular source control management system for many different types of projects, primarily software.

Azure

Update: Azure Content for 2018

We posted earlier this year about our content creation process for Microsoft Azure certification content.

Azure

Microsoft is Retiring Their Azure Architect Exam! A Linux Academy Investigation

Fresh off the plane from Ignite, we have so many things to discuss with everyone that we are just bursting at the seams!

Azure

Azure at Ignite, Day 3: Reference Architecture, SQL Database Managed Instances

Microsoft gives guidance on building modern applications, and offers a faster way to get your SQL Server instances into Azure.

Azure

Azure at Microsoft Ignite, Day 2: Migrate, Availability Zones, and Planned Maintenance for VMs

Microsoft launches a service to help the on-prem to Azure move, and gives more control over handling availability for VMs.