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Corporate VPN huffing and puffing while everyone works from home over COVID-19? You're not alone, admins

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/03/11/corporate_vpn_coronavirus_crunch/

3 weeks ago

Microsoft and others take steps to handle remote staffer crunch

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You. Drop and give me 20... per cent IPv6 by 2023, 80% by 2025, Uncle Sam tells its IT admins after years of slacking

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/03/03/us_government_ipv6/

4 weeks ago

And policies and teams in place – on the double

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Admins beware! Microsoft gives heads-up for 'disruptive' changes to authentication in Office 365 email service

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/02/26/disruptive_authentication_change_coming_to_exchange_online_microsoft_details_help_for_admins/

a month ago

Basic authentication will be OFF for Exchange Online email and other services from October 2020

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Admins beware! Microsoft gives heads-up for 'disruptive' changes to authentication in Office 365 email service

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/02/26/exchange_online_microsoft/

a month ago

Basic authentication will be OFF for Exchange Online email and other services from October 2020

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Good: IT admins scrambled to patch 80 per cent of public-facing Citrix boxes to close nightmare hijack hole

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/02/06/citrix_boxes_patched/

2 months ago

Bad: The other 20 per cent are still wide open. Also bad: Some of those patched machines may have been hacked

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Admins sigh as Microsoft pushes Teams changes – let everyone play!

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/12/13/ms_pushes_team_changes_let_everyone_play/

4 months ago

The 'experience' will be available from mid-January, 2020

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White Screen of Death: Admins up in arms after experimental Google emission borks Chrome

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/11/15/chromium_silent_experiment_breaks_citrix_and_more/

4 months ago

Change rolled back, but it's not a good look

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Judge shoots down Trump admin's efforts to allow folks to post shoddy 3D printer gun blueprints online

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/11/13/3d_printer_gun_blueprints/

5 months ago

US government told it must give a reason to snub policy

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Microsoft sees sense, will give Office 365 admins veto rights on self-service Power tools

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/11/01/microsoft_power_platform_u_turn/

5 months ago

Power to the people... in charge of IT – phew!

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Microsoft explains self-serve Power platform's bypassing of Office 365 admins to cries of 'are you completely insane?'

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/10/28/selfservice_power_platform_why_microsoft_is_bypassing_office_365_admins/

5 months ago

We're unlocking productivity!

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It's Orphan Data in Backup Hell: No, it's not a Netflix series about storage admins...

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/10/23/production_use_of_containerised_applications_can_lead_to_backup_hell/

5 months ago

Interview ... it's a consequence of production use of containerised apps

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Power to the users? Admins be warned: Microsoft set to introduce 'self-service purchase' in Office 365

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/10/22/microsoft_self_service_office_365/

5 months ago

Users will be able to buy own licences and administrators cannot prevent it

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Visual Studio Code gets more touch-feely, new Windows Server builds arrive for brave admins

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/10/14/microsoft_roundup/

6 months ago

Roundup Apple flogs Microsoft hardware and Puppet's CTO has a... notepad.exe tattoo?

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Jamf emits mystery security fix for Pro macOS, iOS wrangler, keeps admins in dark by censoring chatter

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/10/01/jamf_server_security_fix/

6 months ago

iAdmins steaming over handling of 'critical' patch rollout

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