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Welcome to my blog! If you're looking for tutorials, hints or tips for IT, you're right here. You will find mostly articles on Microsoft products and technologies - operating systems, servers, virtualization, networks, management, but also the cloud. Sometimes I add some other interesting things.

September 2019
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Lukas Beran

Lukas Beran

New technology enthusiast interested primarily in Microsoft technologies and services. Intermittent blogger and traveler.

Forcing SMB encryption

SMB (Server Message Block), known also as CIFS (Common Internet File System) is network communication protocol for a communication between computer nodes. Primarily is used for a data transfers in a computer network. We know it as network drives (network shares or shared folders). Current version of this protocol is 3.1.1 and has been [...]

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How did I get to Microsoft

It has been almost half of a year since I have joined Microsoft Czech Republic. Before that I worked at Palacky University Olomouc as Computer Network Administrator. This article is about how to get to Microsoft (or similar huge IT company). Education University education is on technical positions “must have”. My position [...]

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Office 365 mailbox placement

In Office 365, unlike Azure, is not possible to choose a datacenter where will be our mailboxes placed. Datacenter is selected automatically based on our location when we are creating the tenant. So if we are conected from the Czech Republic, we can be sure that our mailboxes will be in EU datacenter, but we […]

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