Microsoft 365 AMA

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For a typical business with a mix of desktops and laptops with local AD, including some staff that rarely come into an office, plus homeworking, outreach, remote offices, mobile devices, how does Microsoft 365 help? There is a range of technologies at pla

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Yes, Microsoft 365 brings all those technologies to bare and from your scenario I would say enabling co-management between Configuration Manager and Intune to help you mo

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Hi Cian,


Yes, with Microsoft 365 you can manage both desktop computers, laptops, and mobile devices with tools like System Center Configuration Manager and Intune. We r

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It's 10:00 a.m. and our Microsoft 365 powered device AMA has come to an end. Thanks to all who joined us today! We will put together a summary of what was covered during the AMA and share it here.


We hope you will continue ask questions, share tips with

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Is Intune/Microsoft 365 designed to replace SCCM, and if so what is that timeframe?


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Hi Alan,


Configuration Manager is as strong as ever with now more than 50,000 organizations using Current Branch of Configuration Manager to manage more than 100M devic

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Going forward what further integration can we expect? 

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You can capture the hardware ID from existing devices and set those up with AutoPilot. If you want, you can then reset the device to go through the AutoPilot flow. There ... Read More

Going forward how can we take advantage of AutoPilot for existing devices?  

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In what ways is Windows 10 S more secure than Windows 10?  Is there a comparison? 

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Windows 10 S is also locked down and secured with Device Guard Code Integrity policies.
Windows 10 S will only run signed code from the Microsoft Store. See https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/4020089/windows-10-s-faq for background. Read More
Windows 10 S has two important features: it exclusively runs apps from the Windows Store and it uses Microsoft Edge as its default browser. The combination of these two f... Read More
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Also Office 365 Powered Devices? 

How should we position Microsoft 365 with clients/customer outside of saying it's a bundle of existing services?
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There are Microsoft 365 subscriptions, e.g. Microsoft 365 Enterprise and Microsoft 365 Business. These are bundles of products. But the Microsoft 365 Powered Device is mo... Read More
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There are multiple scenarios that rely on all of the involved products and provide unique experiences for end users and/or IT Pros. A good example is Windows AutoPilot re... Read More

It's a modern device running Windows 10 and Office 365 ProPlus, managed with Enterprise Mobility + Security. What's in it for IT? Devices that are easy to deploy and manage; devices that are always up to date; intelligent, built-in security; and proactive

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I should qualify that to say "AAD-joined" Windows 10 1709 device. Support for AD-joined devices is coming in the future.
Any Windows 10 device running version 1709 or later support the Automatic Redeployment quick reset option (Windows-Control-R). While we believe Windows 10 S provides a gr... Read More

Will these devices have the capability to be quickly refreshed(i.e. Windows + CTRL + R)? Is this device running Windows 10 S? 

We will spend the next hour answering your questions about simplifying the management of your Windows 10 devices with Office 365 and Enterprise Mobility + Security, streamlining updates for Windows 10 and Office 365, and taking advantage of advanced analy

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Good morning, Bruno Nowak here with the Windows commercial team focused on Management and Analytics.

Hi all! I am from the EMS product marketing team. I am looking forward talking to you today about Microsoft 365 powered device :)

happy holidays everyone. Nathan here from the Microsoft 365 powered device team, looking forward to answering your questions.
Hello everyone! Heidi from ConfigMgr/Intune product team. I look forward to your questions on M365 and our EMS solutions. :)

Mike here from the Tech Communtiy - excited to see the first AMA about Microsoft 365! 

We are very excited to announce a Microsoft 365 Powered Device 'Ask Microsoft Anything'!


The AMA will take place on Tuesday, December 12th from 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. PT in the  Microsoft 365 AMA space. 


An AMA is a live online event similar to a “Ya

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