Microsoft Cloud and Datacenter Management Newsletter - October 2023



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Attached is the latest Microsoft Cloud and Datacenter Management Newsletter for September 2023.   


This newsletter provides links to the latest news, blogs, and articles about Microsoft solutions for systems management. This includes Azure services and the System Center suite of products for configuration, management, and monitoring. 


Here is a bulleted summary of some of the topics within this Newsletter:

  • Infrastructure as Code testing with Azure Policy
  • Premier Solutions for Azure Stack HCI
  • General availability of Azure Monitor Baseline Alerts (AMBA) for Azure landing zone (ALZ)
  • Webinar on SCOM MI Azure Monitor Integration, Pricing, and Roadmap
  • Agent recommendations for SCOM users
  • Creation of Azure Monitor Alerts from Azure Resource Graph
  • Quick-start guide to Azure Private Endpoints with AKS & Storage
  • Visibility into multicloud data security in Microsoft Defender for Cloud
  • Update 2309 for Microsoft Configuration Manager current branch
  • Microsoft Intune Endpoint Privilege Management for Windows 365
  • Introduction of Microsoft Sentinel Web Session Essentials Solution
  • SCOM Management Pack for Azure SQL Managed Instance
  • Guide to identify inactive users with Microsoft Entra ID Governance Access Reviews
  • Bringing Machine Learning Models into production with AzureML Inference Server
  • Ignite 2023 conference details
  • Upcoming public preview of HDInsight on Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • New developments in Data & AI, including generative AI application building
  • Launch of Radius by the Microsoft Azure Incubations Team
  • Various updates and insights related to Azure Firewall, Azure Chaos Studio, and other Azure services
  • Monitoring updates including Azure Monitor, System Center Operations Manager, and ConfigMgr
  • Device management updates in Endpoint Configuration Manager and Microsoft Intune
  • Security updates including Microsoft Defender, Microsoft Sentinel, and other security tools
  • Identity management updates with Microsoft Entra and related features
  • Data management and AI updates, including AzureML and defenses against SQL Server cloud lateral movement

See attachment below for complete Microsoft Cloud and Datacenter Management Newsletter for October 2023.



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