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Now, more than ever, it’s important that you’re using the best technology to allow secure remote collaboration. Watch informative sessions about how Microsoft’s rich platform of features and tools can help. 


This event took place Thursday, October 29, 2020. See the session recordings below. 


Ignite @ EDU 2020 is an online conference that covers Microsoft technology that benefits K-12 and higher education. We encourage you to view the sessions that best suit your needs.  Now, more than ever, it’s crucial that schools are up to speed with the most up to date tools available to teachers and staff, as well as students and parents. As a Microsoft Gold Partner, Netrix is uniquely positioned to help you uncover the best solutions Microsoft has to offer and put those solutions in place.

Recorded Sessions | Ignite @ Edu 2020

Intro and Keynote

This is the introduction to our October 29, 2020 live event, as well as the Keynote Address by Microsoft’s General Manager of Corporate, K-12 & Higher Ed Accounts, Cynthia Keough-Erdmann.

0:00 Introduction to Ignite @ EDU 2020
1:19 Keynote Address 

Microsoft 356 A5 Overview

A 365 A5 overview delivered by John Chambers, Technology Leader and Cloud Evangelist at Netrix.

0:00 Introduction
1:25 The productivity side: Office 365
12:15 Enterprise Security + Mobility
20:24 Windows 10
25:16 Educational benefits
28:41 Next steps to get you started
30:26 Q&A

Microsoft 365 A5 Advanced Security

Rich Lilly, Netrix Parter and Associate Director of the Cloud Infrastructure & Security Services practice, presents useful information about Microsoft 365 A5 Advanced Security.

0:00 Introduction
1:17 Announcements from Microsoft
10:00 Vision & strategy for A5 security
17:18 Microsoft Defender
23:55 SOC (Security Operation Center)
30:53 Microsoft 365 Security portal – Overview
49:56 Threat analytic reports
51:24 Microsoft 365 Security portal – Dem
56:50 How you can take the next steps

Microsoft Teams and Applications

Jim Bob Howard is Netrix’s Manager of Workplace Collaboration. In this informative presentation, he talks about Microsoft Teams and Applications.

0:00 Introduction
0:51 What can Teams for Education do?
4:48 Teams for Education demo – instructor view
28:22 Together mode – virtual classroom
30:38 Apps overview
37:41 Content aggregation
40:28 Whiteboarding
42:43 Q&A
54:46 Next steps

Admittance Application and Netrix Overview

Hear about our COVID-19 Admittance application, an easy way to keep sick students and staff home. We also share a brief Netrix overview.

0:20 Admittance Application
6:42 A brief company overview of Netrix

Microsoft Teams and Voice

Solutions Architect Satyendra Sharma talks about Microsoft Teams and Voice.

0:13 Session agenda
1:58 Teams overview
3:54 Meetings & calling in Teams
29:49 License overview
34:22 Calling plans
44:05 Voice considerations
48:37 Devices
51:02 Manageability
55:23 How Netrix can help

Microsoft Power Platform

Practice Lead of our Modern Applications & Data Intelligence area, Sudharsan Raman talks about Microsoft’s Power Platform.

0:00 Introduction and session agenda
0:50 Overview of Power Platform
7:59 Power Apps
16:43 Power Automate
28:17 CDS (Common Data Service)
35:54 Common usage scenarios in education
40:11 Governance
47:07 How to get started
49:04 AI Builder

Microsoft Azure Windows Virtual Desktop

Tom Lilly, the Technical Team Lead of Netrix’s Hybrid Data Center, presents on Microsoft Azure Windows Virtual Desktop.

0:00 Introduction
0:27 Three means of offering virtual desktop solutions
5:00 Benefits of Windows Virtual Desktop
10:46 Licensing
13:13 Windows Virtual Desktop architecture overview
22:44 Supported operating systems and FSLogix
32:13 End-user compute environment
38:45 Current application options
45:34 Security
51:25 Q&A
52:38 Where to start with Azure or Windows Virtual Desktop

Microsoft Azure for Data Analytics

Noah Donaldson talks about Microsoft Azure for Data Analytics. Noah is the Manager of Engineering of Netrix’s Modern Applications & Data Intelligence practice.

0:00 Why analytics are important 
7:26 Real-world use case
11:21 The architecture of data analytics
18:49 Defining success
20:22 The Netrix approach
24:13 How to start with data analytics
27:13 Q&A

What are your next steps?

If you want to take the next step for your school or department, what do you do? We have a variety of workshops, proofs-of-concept, and other means you can use to discover the best approach.

0:21 Where do I start? Offers and options with Netrix.
1:04 Netrix contact information.

Admittance Application

Do you want to find a way to help keep sick students, teachers, and staff at home? There’s an app for that, and we want you to have it. Check it out.

Have questions? Reach out to us now.

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