Peter Schmidt

New Microsoft Security Exams

Microsoft has released 4 new Security Exams. They are quite interesting for anyone working with Microsoft Security products. One new Fundamental Exam and 3 new Associate Exam: Exam SC-900 | Microsoft Certified: Security, Compliance, and Identity Fundamentals Exam SC-200 | Microsoft Certified: Security Operations Analyst Associate Exam SC-300 | Microsoft …

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Speaking at Nordic Virtual Summit

I have the pleasure of speaking at this great new upcoming community-driven event, which is only 2 weeks out. The Nordic Virtual Summit, which is set to run from Feb. 10th to Feb. 11th (Wednesday and Thursday). The event is the result of several communities (A joint venture by #SGUCSE …

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The Winter Webinar Series from Microsoft Security

The Microsoft Security teams are doing a great job with a continuous series of webinars for everyone, their series of webinars is now available. The scheduled series is named “2020-21 Winter Series”, which currently consists of 10 scheduled security-related webinars. It is a great way to get updated on the …

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How to Shrink the AD Connect SQL Express Database

If your AD Connect SQL Express Database is nearing the limit of 10 GB. Which is the size limit of SQL Express Database. The Database that a local install of AD Connect uses. Then you have an option to actually shrink and reclaim database space. Which is the process described …

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How to check the size of the AD Connect SQL Express Database

AD Connect has two database options, which is either an existing SQL Server or the most used, which is installed by default when using the Express Install of AD Connect, which is the Microsoft SQL Express Database. If you have a large environment with a lot of objects, then the …

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