Author Archives: Francesco Sodano

Get Inspired by Microsoft

Microsoft’s Inspire 2018 conference kicked off in Las Vegas this week, giving us a look at what the company cooking up for its partners. As One Step Beyond we are investing a lot in the Microsoft ecosystem (as we are … Read More

Playground with Azure File Sync – Part 3

Following the action plan of the previous post, now it’s time to configure the first server endpoint to be in sync with the Sync Group we created. An important point to understand at this point is that the total cost … Read More

Cloud Identity: Which authentication method is right for you?

During our projects to support customers in their cloud journey, one of the first point of discussion is always related to the authentication method they should use to keep user credentials safe outside the well-known network perimeter. Authentication is the … Read More

Playground with Azure File Sync – Part 2

In the previous post we talked about Azure File Sync technology and the scenarios this can be useful. Now it’s time to implement it: the service is still in preview, it means that some functionalities can be changed or added … Read More

Playground with Azure File Sync – Part 1

Since the beginning of the Azure Era, one of the basic components of the Microsoft Cloud were Azure Storage accounts. An Azure storage account provides a unique namespace in the cloud to store and access your data objects in Azure … Read More

Microsoft announces Visual Studio 2019

With the recent announcement of Microsoft’s intent to purchase GitHub, the company continues to send signals to observers that it is trying to do as much as it can to attract developers on its ecosystem. On the company’s Visual Studio … Read More

Thank you, SharePoint Saturday Zurich 2018!

I was happy to be accepted as a speaker for SharePoint Saturday Zurich, which was held at Kraftwerk last weekend. It’s been a super busy May for me so far as I started my new role in One Step Beyond, yet … Read More

Latest news for SharePoint 2019

Microsoft shared some news on the new on premises version of SharePoint 2019 at SharePoint North America Conference in Las Vegas this May. What we knew already from Ignite last year is that it should be a “snapshot” (taken anyway few … Read More

Check availability of your new Office 365 tenant

Microsoft offers the way to check the tenant name on the Tenant creation wizard but sometimes will be better to check it in a more direct way. … Read More

Multi-Cloud is not an option, it’s a fact

First time companies decide to embrace the Cloud Journey and to embrace IaaS and PaaS public computing, typically they select a public cloud vendor to partner with. … Read More