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Concurrency Named to CRN’s 2017 Solution Provider 500 List (CRN SP500)

Concurrency, Inc., a Microsoft Partner of the Year-winning professional services firm, has been named to CRN’s 2017 Solution Provider 500 List. CRN is a brand of The Channel Company. The annual CRN SP500 List has served as the industry’s standard for recognition of the most successful technology integrators, solution providers and IT consultants in North America by revenue.

Ted Wentzel by Ted Wentzel

Fool me once-shame on the hacker. Fool me twice-shame on me!

In May, at least 200,000 organizations in 150 countries including hospitals, transformation systems and factories were infected with “WanaCrypt0r” ransomware-malware, a self-spreading virus which took advantage of vulnerabilities in the Microsoft server and desktop operating systems. 

Ted Wentzel by Ted Wentzel

Concurrency speakers dominate Midwest Management Summit 2017

Concurrency will send a group of speakers to this year’s annual Midwest Management Summit in Minneapolis. The Summit is a 4-day conference purposely sized to just 750 to ensure maximum experience for attendees.

Ted Wentzel by Ted Wentzel

WSUS/SUP software updates sync failing because of “Upgrades” classification

At a client recently my Configurations Manager software update sync to Microsoft was failing.  This happened after I chose the classification “Upgrades” in the SUP (Software Update Point) properties.  After about 5 minutes the sync failed.  The following is what helped me fix this issue.
 

Marcus Musial by Marcus Musial

How to Connect to Exchange Online with MFA enabled

If you are an organization following best practices for protecting your environment in the cloud you have inevitably enabled Multi Factor Authentication on your administrator logins

Bill Hughes by Bill Hughes

Preparing for Dynamics 365

Dynamics 365 includes many new features, but it also deprecates some older features as well. In order to be prepared for your upgrade to Dynamics 365, it's important to identify what's changing, how it these changes will affect you, and what you can do to prepare.

Dan Fink by Dan Fink

Dynamics 365 Use Rights Breakdown

The Team Member and Business Application subscriptions available with Dynamics 365 are an excellent way to reduce licensing costs by ensuring you're paying for only the functionality that users require. To make this easier, a full table of the detailed use rights is available here for review.

Dan Fink by Dan Fink

Dynamics 365 Pricing Calculator

The licensing for Dynamics 365 can include many different Business Applications, Subscription Types, and pricing tiers. Hopefully this calculator can help break down the differences between the applications, tiers, and plans for Dynamics 365. Take a look at Dynamics 365 Licensing Made Simple for more details on the components which make up Dynamics 365, and Use Rights Breakdown for details the scope of use rights in Dynamics 365.

Dan Fink by Dan Fink