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Maintain cyber resilience and productivity during COVID-19

Ready or not, IT and infrastructure teams are swamped supporting increased volumes of remote workers and Office 365 adoption, while staying resilient against COVID-19-based phishing and malware attacks.

Quest understands the complexity of shifting a large workforce to remote work while maintaining employee productivity. We know because we did it ourselves – and we want to help you navigate this time of crisis. Learn more about solutions to help manage your remote workforce, maintain cybersecurity resilience, and protect your hybrid Active Directory and Office 365.  

Manage your remote workforce

Your IT staff is now supporting a sudden surge of remote workers. Don’t let the explosion of Office 365 users turn into chaos. You need solutions to get ahead of and control the chaos.

Office 365 licenses

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Office 365 license management

Office 365 usage is soaring, and license management is crucial to ensure the optimum number of licenses are available to support your organization. On Demand License Management helps you discover how many Office 365 licenses are available, review to whom the licenses are assigned, determine actual utilization, and estimate license consumption costs.  
Read E-book: Effective License Management with a Changing Remote Workforce
Watch Webcast: Controlling the Cost of Office 365: The Viability in Visibility
Read Datasheet: Quest On Demand License Management

File shares

File share migration to Teams

File share migration to Teams

If you’re looking to migrate to Teams, Quest can get you there. Whether getting content out of file shares, Box, Dropbox or Google Drive, we can help you quickly identify and move the most relevant files with minimal disruption to the business.
Read White Paper: Moving your file shares to a modern collaborative platform
Watch Webcast: Effectively Consolidate File Shares during the Work from Home Surge
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Teams

Teams management

Teams management

Microsoft Teams adoption is exploding, with more remote users creating Teams, adding guests and sharing content. Quest solutions can get your Teams in order before it’s too late. Mitigate sprawl and prepare your organization for future growth. Stay on top of Teams management with content discovery, assessment and security reporting.
Watch Webcast: How Microsoft Teams is Driving User Adoption
Watch Webcast: Mitigate the risks of Microsoft Teams deployment
Watch Video: Overcoming Teams governance and adoption challenges

Groups

Office 365 group management

Office 365 group management

Your sudden increase in Teams usage may come with an often-overlooked problem — group sprawl. Left unmanaged, on-premises, Azure AD and Office 365 groups will become a huge mess. With On Demand Group Management, ensure that groups conform to standard naming conventions, have clear ownership with an established purpose and reduce reliance on IT.
Read E-book: Office 365 Groups FAQ
Read E-book: How to Clean Up Your AD, Azure AD and Office 365 Groups
Read E-book: Four Best Practices for Hybrid Active Directory Group Management

Azure AD

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Azure AD recovery

With a new or vastly larger remote workforce, mistakes in Azure AD can be more frequent. It’s critical that you can recover from such mistakes to ensure continued employee productivity. Quest On Demand Recovery lets you back up and recover Azure AD users, attributes, security groups, service principals, conditional access policies and more.
Read White Paper: COVID-19 Makes It Urgent to Plug the Gaps that Azure AD Connect Leaves in Your Cloud Disaster Recovery Strategy
Read Technical Brief: With COVID-19, Active Directory Is More Vulnerable than Ever. Be Prepared with a Doomsday Disaster Recovery Plan.

Maintain cybersecurity resilience

COVID-19 phishing and malware campaigns are on the rise. Bad actors are out there looking to target companies and employees – both distracted and vulnerable during the global pandemic. With Quest, you can maintain cyber resilience during uncertain times with solutions to detect, defend and recover from any incident, outage or disaster.
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Hybrid AD and Office 365 auditing

You need to carefully monitor the increased activity in Azure AD and Office 365 workloads such as Teams, Exchange Online, SharePoint Online and OneDrive for Business. With On Demand Audit, you can track all configuration, user and administrator changes made across Hybrid AD and Office 365, and store audit history for up to 10 years in the On Demand tenant.
Watch Webcast: Top 5 Office 365 and Azure AD Security Events to Monitor During the COVID-19 Crisis
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Workstation auditing

Cyber criminals are using the chaos of a global pandemic and targeting user workstations with phishing attacks using “COVID-19” language to compromise an insider account. InTrust monitors all user workstation activity from logons to logoffs. Real-time alerting helps you immediately respond to threats with automated incident response to suspicious activity.
Read E-book: Top 3 Logs to Spot and Stop COVID-19 Workstation Attacks for Your Remote Workforce
Watch Webcast: 5 Best Practices for Endpoint Log Monitoring
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Remote and VPN logon auditing

VPNs are overloaded due to the work from home surge. Bad actors are trying to exploit VPN vulnerabilities and steal credentials of remote employees to persist in networks. InTrust monitors all remote workstations and user sessions, automates incident response actions, and stores years of event logs with up to 40:1 compression.
Hybrid Active Directory Resilience & Business Continuity

Hybrid Active Directory resilience & business continuity

In uncertain times, it’s critical to have complete coverage for any AD and Azure AD disaster. Mistakes happen, corruption happens, disasters happen. When a disaster strikes your Active Directory and you're synching to the cloud, every second counts. Quest recovery solutions fill the gaps for on-premises and cloud AD recovery.
Read Technical Brief: COVID-19 Active Directory Vulnerabilities and Attacks that Seek Total Annihilation
Read Technical Brief: With COVID-19, Active Directory Is More Vulnerable than Ever. Be Prepared with a Doomsday Disaster Recovery Plan.
Read White Paper: COVID-19 Makes It Urgent to Plug the Gaps that Azure AD Connect Leaves in Your Cloud Disaster Recovery Strategy

Blogs

How to Continue Your AD Migration When Everyone is at Home

How to Continue Your AD Migration When Everyone is at Home

Some AD Migrations must continue, even in this health crisis. This post outlines how you can move your migration forward even with a remote workforce.

6 ways file shares are killing remote work productivity and how to change that fast

6 ways file shares are killing remote work productivity and how to change that fast

You’ve known for a long time that you need to move your file shares to Office 365, but changing human behavior is difficult without some forcing function. Today’s COVID-19 crisis is that forcing function because remote work is exacerbating the problem of file shares. Here's why.

Top 3 Logs to Spot and Stop COVID-19 Workstation Attacks for Your Remote Workforce

Top 3 Logs to Spot and Stop COVID-19 Workstation Attacks for Your Remote Workforce

COVID-19 phishing and malware attacks start on user workstations. Monitor these three logs to stop and spot these attacks: Windows security log, Sysmon log, and the PowerShell log.

6 Quick VPN Security Wins To Do Now

6 Quick VPN Security Wins To Do Now

The surge in VPN connections brings security concerns; here are 6 quick VPN security wins to do today and 2 more to do when things settle down.

Workforce and IT Refresher Tips to Avoid COVID-19 Phishing Attempts

Workforce and IT Refresher Tips to Avoid COVID-19 Phishing Attempts

“Let no crisis go to waste.” This is the new mantra of every cyber criminal in the age of COVID-19. Around the globe, organizations are seeing an increase in phishing attempts that exploit our fear and desire for coronavirus information, ...

New SaaS solution makes Office 365 license management easy!

New SaaS solution makes Office 365 license management easy!

Get the comprehensive Office 365 license management you need, all from a single SaaS dashboard, with Quest On Demand License Management.

Resources

TEC Talk: COVID-19 & Impact on Office 365 Services
TEC Talk: COVID-19 & Impact on Office 365 Services

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TEC Talk: COVID-19 & Impact on Office 365 Services
 Join Microsoft MVP, Tony Redmond, in this TEC Talk recording explaining how COVID-19 work-from-home directives are impacting Office 365 services.

Click here to learn more about: The Experts Conference.
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3 Ways a Bad Actor Can Hose AD During the COVID-19 Crisis
E-book
3 Ways a Bad Actor Can Hose AD During the COVID-19 Crisis
3 Ways a Bad Actor Can Hose AD During the COVID-19 Crisis

COVID-19 phishing and malware campaigns are on the rise. Bad actors are out there looking to target companies and employees – both distracted and vulnerable during the global pandemic. Their

Read E-book
COVID-19 Active Directory Vulnerabilities and Attacks that Seek Total Annihilation
Technical Brief
COVID-19 Active Directory Vulnerabilities and Attacks that Seek Total Annihilation
COVID-19 Active Directory Vulnerabilities and Attacks that Seek Total Annihilation
Defending your IT infrastructure against cyber attacks has never been a simple task — and the current coronavirus pandemic has made it even tougher. With work from home exploding and IT teams fo
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Managing Your Office 365 Remote Workforce: Changes, Challenges, and Churn
On Demand Webcast
Managing Your Office 365 Remote Workforce: Changes, Challenges, and Churn
Managing Your Office 365 Remote Workforce: Changes, Challenges, and Churn

As organizations shift to supporting the wave of users working from home, many aspects of Office 365 have become vital components to your environment. This makes way for questions regarding the eff

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Frequently Asked Questions: Office 365 Groups
E-book
Frequently Asked Questions: Office 365 Groups
Frequently Asked Questions: Office 365 Groups
Better manage and secure your Office 365 environment with answers to these 13 common questions. Learn how to use Office 365 groups effectively.
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Using Third-Party Solutions with Office 365
White Paper
Using Third-Party Solutions with Office 365
Using Third-Party Solutions with Office 365

Office 365 is used by more than 180 million users at more than 1.4 million commercial, education and government organizations, making it the most popular enterprise cloud service in the world. Whil

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TEC TALK - Office 365 & Azure Active Directory Security | Quest
TEC TALK - Office 365 & Azure Active Directory Security | Quest

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TEC TALK - Office 365 & Azure Active Directory Security | Quest

Learn how to prioritize Office 365 & Azure AD security for your remote workforce in this TEC Talk presented by Microsoft Certified Master, Sean Metcalf.

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Webcast: Upgrading from Skype for Business to Teams
On Demand Webcast
Webcast: Upgrading from Skype for Business to Teams
Webcast: Upgrading from Skype for Business to Teams

Many organizations are currently using Skype for Business on-premises or online, and have also started adopting Microsoft Teams for Teams collaboration. You want to move to a single platform, but a

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