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SharePoint Communication Sites

SharePoint Communication Sites

Communication sites enable you to get messages out fast to your team. They also provide configurable templates for the sites and pages within. When you click on Create Sites from the SharePoint home in Office 365, you have a choice of three initial site designs:

- Topic: select the topic design when you have a lot of information to share such as news, events, and other content.

Security & Compliance O365

Office 365 Exchange Online Protection and Advanced Threat Protection were designed to safeguard your organization from cyber-attacks while simultaneously supporting end-user productivity. The following new capabilities have been added to offer deeper insights and more flexible controls into your security:

- Threat Protection Status Report: This new reporting adds visibility into malicious emails, detecting them and blocking them for your organization.

Important: Ransomware Attack Happening Now

A major ransomware attack is infecting airlines, banks and utilities across Europe, causing many to close. Currently Ukraine's government, banks, state electricity gird, telephone companies, and metro are being badly affected. Seventeen shipping container terminals run for Maersk in the Netherlands and elsewhere around the world have been severely impacted.

Prevent Ransomware

Prevent Ransomware

Currently the US is bracing for a full impact of a global Ransomware epidemic based on the WannaCry attack. There are three things to know about Ransomware: it's scary, it's growing fast, and it's big business. According to the FBI's Internet Crime Complaint Center, more than 992 CryptoWall-related complaints were received between 2014-2015 resulting in more than $18 million in losses.

Need Security?

Need Security?

Microsoft Enterprise Mobility Suite provides an identity-driven security solution that offers a holistic approach to the security challenges in this mobile first, cloud-first era. The technologies not only help you protect your organization but also identify breaches before they cause damage:

- Protect at the "front door.

Don’t Leak Confidential Data

Don’t Leak Confidential Data

Back in 2014, Code Spaces was murdered. The company offered tools for source code management, but they didn’t have solid control over sensitive information — including their data backups.
One cyberattack later, and Code Spaces was out of business. Their killer had used some standard techniques, but the most effective was getting an unwitting Code Space employee to help — likely via a phishing attack.

Best For Your Business?

Best For Your Business?

Windows 10 Professional

Windows 10 Pro is a great solution for small businesses looking to upgrade their outdated OS with increased functionality and features. With Windows 10 Pro you can experience:

- Easy migration to increased security
- Increased productivity and management features such as the Universal Windows App
- Group Policy Management
- Business Store
- Ability to join Microsoft's Azure Active Directory, which lets users access cloud-based apps
- Virtualization Based Security- which isolates certain parts of the OS from being modified by viruses and malware
- BitLocker- which allows users to encrypt hard drives and removable storage devices
- Windows Hello- which uses biometric data (fingerprint and facial data) along with a simple pin code
- PassPort (single sign on authentication)

Windows 10 Enterprise

Enterprise has several additions that Pro does not offer, such as:
- Credential Guard- which protects authentication and user credentials
- Device Guard on Windows 10 Enterprise changes from a mode where apps are trusted unless blocked by an antivirus or other security solution, to a mode where the operating system trusts only apps authorized by your enterprise.