TCA Podcast Episode 8: SharePoint isn’t so scary..

SharePoint can be intimidating, especially for those of use who don’t work with it everyday. In this episode, @WonderLaura tells us why SharePoint isn’t so scary and we discuss some of the SharePoint announcements at Ignite. For more information on The Cloud Architects podcast, check us out on SoundCloud. We are also available on your favorite podcast […]

TCA Podcast Episode 7: “The cloud can make a real fool of you”

Change can be difficult for any organization. Changing the working culture of your user population and driving product adoption can seem overwhelming, especially when applying traditional principles and adoption practices to today’s cloud world. Nic and I sat down with Patience Wootton from Dentsu Aegis Network at Ignite recently to understand what it means to be an Office 365 […]

TCA Podcast Episode 6: “I like OneDrive, but…”

OneDrive for Business has come a long way since it was initially launched and has earned it’s place as a leader in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for Content Collaboration Platforms. Nic and I sat down with Stephen Rose from the SharePoint/OneDrive team at Ignite recently to talk about some of the exciting new things that will be coming […]

Office Servers and Services MVP 2017!

The last few weeks have been incredibly busy.. I spent a week in Europe and presented a couple of sessions at Office 365 Engage in The Netherlands and after a quick laundry stop at home I headed off to Washington D.C were I presented two sessions at a small technology conference for overseas schools (K-12). […]

Script: Connect-365.ps1 – Connect to Office 365 services using remote PowerShell

I’m excited to announce the release of Connect-365! Back 2012, I put together a basic script with a GUI to simplify connecting to Exchange Online via remote PowerShell. I had never intended to make the script publicly available and it was just something I used myself. After a couple years I realized that it had […]

Connecting to Exchange Online with remote PowerShell from a Mac

Yes! it is finally possible to connect to Exchange Online from PowerShell installed on MacOS. I noticed some tweets about this being possible on Linux earlier in the week so I thought I’d re-visit testing it on MacOS. PowerShell remoting has been available in the MacOs version since powershell-6.0.0-alpha.15, but it didn’t include the ability […]

Changes to RSS feeds

Since starting this blog in 2008, I have been using Google Feedburner to publish my RSS feeds and enable ‘subscribe by email’ functionality. At the time it was a great platform and it provided many benefits, but after nearly 9 years that is no longer the case. Feedburner has been pretty stagnant since 2012 and […]