Microsoft Cloud IT Pro Podcast

Microsoft Cloud IT Pro Podcast

Latest Episodes

Episode 228 – Good Exchange Migration Gone Bad
May 06, 2021

In Episode 228, Scott listens in as Ben talks through the process of doing an Exchange 2010 cutover migration after an acquisition and the pitfalls of not taking the time to perform discovery of the current environment.

Episode 227 – Scott Got Hacked
April 29, 2021

In Episode 227, Ben listens as Scott vents about his Q-NAP NAS was attacked with ransomware and some things you can think about doing to have a better posture for configuring and securing your NAS.

Episode 226 – Azure Storage Updates, Automated STIG Compliance, and PowerShell SecretManagement
April 22, 2021

In Episode 226, Ben and Scott talk through some of the latest Azure news, including the preview release of STIG VM deployments in the public cloud and GCC, 200TB

Episode 225 – WVD start on connect and Azure Cloud Services (extended support)
April 15, 2021

In Episode 225, Ben and Scott spend 30 minutes talking about several preview features available to Azure subscribers - WVD start on connect and Azure Cloud Services (extended support).

Episode 224 – Windows Hello for Business, Passwordless Authentication, and CMMC
April 08, 2021

In Episode 224, Ben and Scott go down a rabbit hole to explore Windows Hello for Business and passwordless authentication options in Windows. They also talk about how these features can be used to satisfy requirements for standards such as CMMC.

Episode 223 – State of Microsoft 365: Migration, Modernization, and Security in 2021
April 01, 2021

In Episode 223, Ben and Scott sit down with Laurent St-Pierre from ShareGate to discuss the release of their report State of Microsoft 365: Migration, Modernization, and Security in 2021. You can learn more about ShareGate at and connect with Laurent o...

Episode 222 – Azure AD Gets Glitterbombed
March 25, 2021

Ben and Scott talk about considerations for upping your presentation game with a teleprompter and Teams and then spend some time talking through the latest Azure Active Directory outage and considerations for customers when Azure AD is unavailable.

Episode 221 – Azure Routing Preference and Trusted launch
March 18, 2021

In Episode 221, Ben and Scott talk about Ben's new M1 Mac Mini, the general availability of Routing Preference, and the introduction of Azure Trusted launch.

Episode 220 – All Your Meetings Are In VR Now
March 11, 2021

In Episode 220, Ben and Scott talk through follow-up post-Microsoft Ignite, some ways you can track changes to the governance plane of Azure using AzAdvertizer, and a new tool for tracking documentation changes in

Episode 219 – Microsoft Ignite Spring 2021 Updates
March 04, 2021

In Episode 219, Ben and Scott discuss the announcements and news from Microsoft's Spring Ignite event for Microsoft 365 and Azure.