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MI Newsletters

This page collects Microsoft Infrastructure newsletters.


2017 October: Ask the MI team

Oct. 18, 2017

  Here’s a slide deck for an event hosted by the Microsoft Technology community. askTheMiTeam  

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2017 April

Apr. 21, 2017

Here’s our semi-annual newsletter update on recent happenings with the Microsoft Infrastructure.   ==== New Capabilities and Improvements ====   * Self-service Azure AD application identities. On 2/15/2017, we enabled UW users to create and integrate Azure AD application identities. This provides…

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2016 September

Nov. 02, 2016

Here’s our newsletter update on recent happenings with the Microsoft Infrastructure. This is usually semi-annual, but we’re late by 3 months this time around. Sorry!   ==== New Capabilities and Improvements ====   * Azure AD application approval process. There is now…

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2016 January

Jan. 16, 2016

Here’s our semi-annual newsletter update on recent happenings with the UW Windows Infrastructure.   ==== New Capabilities and Improvements ====   * Self-service certificates for Delegated OUs. An AD-integrated certificate authority (AD Certificate Services) has been deployed. This allows Windows domain joined…

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2015 July

Jul. 16, 2015

Here’s our semi-annual newsletter update on recent happenings with the UW Windows Infrastructure.   ==== New Capabilities and Improvements ====   * Self-service SPNs for Application UW NetIDs. This allows an application UW NetID to set its own SPN values, just as…

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2015 January

Jan. 16, 2015

Here’s our semi-annual newsletter update on recent happenings with the UW Windows Infrastructure.   ==== New Capabilities and Improvements ====   * Unix, Linux, and Mac Integration with UWWI Active Directory. Many customers already join their Macs, and some join their Unix…

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2014 July

Jul. 16, 2014

Here’s our semi-annual newsletter update on recent happenings with the UW Windows Infrastructure.   ==== New Capabilities and Improvements ====   * Group Managed Service Accounts are available to Delegated OU customers. This provides a self-service, higher-security option for non-interactive applications, services,…

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2014 January

Jan. 16, 2014

Here’s our semi-annual newsletter update on recent happenings with the UW Windows Infrastructure.   ==== New Capabilities and Improvements ====   * A PowerShell script for creating computer objects in your delegated OU is now available. See http://www.netid.washington.edu/documentation/newUWWIComputer.aspx for more info.  …

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2013 July

Jul. 16, 2013

Here’s an update on recent happenings with the UW Windows Infrastructure.   ==== New Capabilities and Improvements ====   * Work to refresh aging NETID domain controllers is complete. All NETID domain controllers are running Windows Server 2012, and the domain and…

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2013 January

Jan. 16, 2013

Here’s an update on recent happenings with the UW Windows Infrastructure.   ==== New Capabilities and Improvements ====   * Work to replace aging NETID domain controllers has resulted in 3 new DCs. This work included applying the WS2012 schema and also…

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