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  • What is next in 2023

    In my previous post, I provided a review of 2022 with my professional, personal, and community accomplishments https://captainhyperscaler.github.io/about-updates/2022/12/23/the-year-in-review-twenty-two/.

    In this post, I want to share with you a preview of what to expect in 2023.

    This will include what my goals are professionally, personally, and within the community in 2023. Let’s start with professional goals.

    2023 Professional goals

    In...

  • The Year in Review for 2022

    In this post, I want to share with you a review of accomplishments for 2022 and a preview of what to expect in 2023.

    This will include what took place professionally, personally, and within the community in 2022. In a follow-up post, I will close out the year with some things to come in 2023 in these same areas.

    2022...

  • Common Challenges to MFA Adoption and Enforcing Protection With Conditional Access

    Modern authentication utilizing Identity Providers within the cloud creates a unique set of challenges. The most apparent of these is that users are utilizing their personal or work email addresses across multiple websites and applications on the public Internet. This is generally done without a complete understanding of where these identities are stored and who has access to them.

    In...

  • How to Achieve Zero Trust Identity Protection with Microsoft Entra

    Apply Zero Trust to Identity When you apply Zero Trust to your identity and access management strategy, you should have a plan in place. This planning includes the deployment objectives, federation with multi-cloud and on-premises identity providers and systems, applying policies for conditional access, and security operations that will remediate issues and review analytics for gaps in controls.

    Let’s review...