Deploying AD into Microsoft Azure with No Corporate Connectivity. In this blog post, MTC Architect Dean Suzuki records the process that he went through to build an Active Directory (AD) environment in Microsoft Azure. While there are multiple scenarios for deploying AD in Azure, this post documents the scenario with no connectivity back to the corporate network. It is basically a stand-alone AD forest in Azure.

Files for Windows Phone 8.1. In this edition of App of the Week Sam Gannotti from the MTC Philadelphia walks through the new Files app for Windows Phone 8.1.