Message from Greg
Dear Valued Customer,

Welcome to our monthly newsletter containing the latest Henson Group and Microsoft News. The goal of this communication is to keep you in the loop on all the latest updates. If you ever need assistance or have feedback, then please reach out any time to Thank you for your partnership, and we look forward to your success.
David Bowen named Henson Group Global PDM
After years of adding Azure CSP and MSP customers in 50+ countries, we are excited to announce that we are now a Globally Managed Microsoft Partner! We are equally happy to have our friend, and partner David Bowen as our Global PDM out of Microsoft UK.
Henson Group announces our Azure Well-Architected Review
We are the first and only Azure Expert MSP offering complimentary Azure Well-Architected Reviews for customers worldwide. Please message us to get started, learn more, or nominate a company. More info:
Henson Group offers easy switch from your EA to CSP
Flip your Microsoft EA to a Microsoft CSP with no annual commitments and the same/better pricing. Best of all, there is no downtime, and you get free 24/7/365 support. Contact us today to learn more or visit:
Microsoft Funding Now Available

The Azure Everywhere program provides up to $28.5K in funding to help customers on their cloud adoption journey by leveraging the Microsoft Cloud Adoption Framework (CAF).
Free Solution Assessments

Microsoft's Solution Assessments combine our highly skilled technical team and modern technology to deliver deep organizational insights to make informed IT decisions aligned to business strategy. Whether you are doing business on-premise, in the cloud, or in a hybrid environment, we have a Solution Assessment that can support you in securing and optimizing your current IT estate and lay a scalable foundation for business growth.

Jim Hermens, CEO at Regent Education

Jim Hermens explains the benefits his company received when working with Henson Group. Regent Education is the countries leading financial aid solution for college students. The company needed to migrate multiple systems to the cloud and the process was simple.

Azure Marketplace offers thousands of industry-leading apps and services from Microsoft and partners, certified and optimized to run on Azure. Azure Marketplace makes it easy to find, try, and buy the solutions you need confidently and quickly drive business outcomes.

When you generate a SQL Azure server via the SQL Azure portal, you generate a user name and password at the same time. This is your administrative account it has access to all databases on that server. However, you might want to give other people access to some or all of your databases on that server, with full or restricted permissions. This article will show you how to generate additional user accounts on your SQL Azure databases.

Tailwind Traders takes advantage of prescriptive guidance coupled with best practices for your Azure control plane by using the enterprise-scale architecture.

For operators, many challenges can be involved in their journey to the cloud, some more complex than others. Here, it is important to note that when it comes to operators’ path to cloud migration, there is no such thing as a one-size-fits-all solution.

We have learned over the past year that no business is impervious to everything. We also learned—or were reminded—how critical manufacturing ecosystems are to our daily lives.

In the northern hemisphere, spring is upon us. Spring is often a time of anticipation for warmer weather and long days spent outside. And the anticipation is greater this spring as some parts of the world make progress against the COVID-19 pandemic, creating the possibility of increased mobility and social interaction later this year.

In April 2020—just a month into a global pandemic that triggered a worldwide move to remote work—my team and I shared early research on how work was changing. There was so much we didn’t know back then, but we did know there was no going back. As I said at the time, “This moment will change the way we work and connect with each other forever.”

PowerPoint Presenter Coach now available on all platforms We love hearing feedback from our customers, and we’re excited to announce that PowerPoint Presenter Coach is now available on all platforms. PowerPoint Presenter Coach was first introduced in PowerPoint for the web, and both students and professionals have been utilizing this feature to become more confident.

Server Migration

Tue, Apr 27th, 2021 at 4:00 PM EST

Henson Group invites you to a 2-hour deep-dive, interactive exploration of how to migrate existing infrastructure to the cloud. We are hosting a webinar covering everything from whiteboarding migration strategies to hands-on experiences with migration tools, and we would like you to be a part of it!
Artificial Intelligence Webinar

Wed, Apr 28, 2021 at 4:00 PM EST

This webinar provides a head up as how to implement Azure DevOps processes. In this webinar participants will learn how easy it is to use source control, scale Git for an enterprise, manage and build infrastructure on Azure.
Windows Virtual Desktop

Thu, Apr 29, 2021 at 4:00 PM EST

Henson Group invites you to a 2 hour deep-dive, interactive exploration of architecting and deploying a Windows Virtual Desktop infrastructure.
Henson Group supports

Henson Group is sponsoring David Racine through 3 months of Azure training though the Veterans For Azure organization. David is a US Veteran who worked in the U.S. Army for 4 years as a paratrooper and over seas for 9 months in Afghanistan. Veterans For Azure supports veterans in the USA or Canada looking for a career in Microsoft Azure.