What is Conditional Access?

Yann 4 minutes

The modern security perimeter extends beyond an organisation’s network perimeter to include user and device identity. Organisations now use identity-driven signals as part of their access control decisions. Microsoft Entra Conditional Access brings signals together to make decisions and enforce organisational policies. Here is our explainer video: Conditional Access is Microsoft’s Zero Trust policy engine that considers signals from various …

What is Microsoft Entra?

Yann 8 minutes

Microsoft Entra: The New Identity for Azure Active Directory Introduction In August 2023, Microsoft initiated a significant rebranding by replacing the name Azure Active Directory, commonly known as Azure AD, with their sparkling new branding, Microsoft Entra ID. This marks a pivotal shift in Microsoft’s identity and access management solutions approach. Microsoft Entra: A Comprehensive Overview Microsoft Entra is a …

Where are the Microsoft datacentres located in the UK?

Yann 6 minutes

The United Kingdom has two Azure data centre regions—the UK South and the UK West. These regions are located in London and Cardiff and provide customers in the United Kingdom access to Azure services while ensuring their compliance with local laws and regulations. The new cloud regions in the UK have become part of one the world’s largest online storage …