I'm co-presenting a session on Windows Hello for Business at the Cloud Identity Summit

On September 20, 2022, Raymond Comvalius and I will present a 50-minute session on Windows Hello for Business at the third Cloud Identity Summit, organized by the Azure Bonn user group. About the Cloud Identity Summit The Cloud Identity Summit aims to bring together people from different areas of Identity and Access Management (IAM) and … Continue reading "I'm co-presenting a session on Windows Hello for Business at the Cloud Identity Summit"

I’m co-presenting a webinar with Veeam and ENow to bust common Microsoft 365 myths

While working together with Veeam and ENow, I found some common interests. While discussing these interests, we found that most organizations give us the same common answers to our questions. When I proposed to share these answers, the idea was born to provide a free webinar to discuss them and the dangers that they hold. … Continue reading "I’m co-presenting a webinar with Veeam and ENow to bust common Microsoft 365 myths"

I’m co-organizing the KNVI Knowledge BBQ in Rotterdam

On Wednesday September 7th, 2022, I’m co-organizing KNVI’s Knowledge BBQ Dutch at ZiPPERZ in Rotterdam. Fellow speakers Raymond Comvalius and Erwin Derksen complete the line-up for this Microsoft-inspired event. About KNVI The Dutch Professional Association of Information and IT Professionals (KNVI) is an independent platform for sharing professional knowledge and expanding the personal networks of … Continue reading "I’m co-organizing the KNVI Knowledge BBQ in Rotterdam"

The Second Edition of the Active Directory Administration Cookbook is now available

Slightly over three years ago, my first book was published. These past few months, I've been working with Packt to write my second book: the Active Directory Administration Cookbook, Second Edition. Starting today, July 15th 2022, you can find physical copies of it on shelves at Amazon. What you'll find is 696 pages filled with … Continue reading "The Second Edition of the Active Directory Administration Cookbook is now available"

I’m a 2022-2023 Microsoft MVP

Today, I received a localized e-mail from the Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP) Award team: In Dutch, it reads: Beste Sander Berkouwer, Nogmaals presenteren we u met genoegen de 2022-2023 Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP) Award als erkenning van uw buitengewone leiderschap in technische community’s. We waarderen uw uitmuntende bijdragen in de volgende technische community’s … Continue reading "I’m a 2022-2023 Microsoft MVP"

I’m speaking at the GET-IT Microsoft Cloud Security and Compliance Conference

A few weeks ago, I was invited as a speaker for Petri.com’s GET-IT Microsoft Cloud Security and Compliance 1-Day Virtual Conference on June 23rd, 2022. About the GET-IT Microsoft Cloud Security and Compliance Conference GET-IT Conferences are 1-day virtual events, organized by Petri.com. The upcoming GET-IT Conference has cloud security and compliance as its topic. … Continue reading "I’m speaking at the GET-IT Microsoft Cloud Security and Compliance Conference"

Pictures of Techorama Belgium 2022

Last week, I presented at Techorama Belgium 2022, the Las Vegas Edition. The event was held at Kinepolis Cinemas in Antwerp, Belgium. After a Monday at one of my more colorful customers in Helmond, I drove to Antwerp to meet up with Aleksandar Nikolic and John Craddock to have dinner on Antwerp’s Grote Markt. After … Continue reading "Pictures of Techorama Belgium 2022"

The FusterCluck that is Power Platform’s Identity and Delegation model

Recently, I had some experiences with the Power Platform. As an identity guy, I was appalled at what I found as Microsoft’s identity and delegation model for these services. Let me tell you why.   About the Power Platform Microsoft’s Power Platform consists of four distinct products and services: Power BI Through dashboards, Power BI … Continue reading "The FusterCluck that is Power Platform’s Identity and Delegation model"

I’m speaking at NIC X

For its tenth edition, the annual Nordic Infrastructure Conference (NICConf) has invited Raymond Comvalius and me to deliver a session again. It’s our sixt edition of this fantastic event and we’re looking forward to it! About the Nordic Infrastructure Conference The Nordic Infrastructure Conference (NICConf) provides IT and business professionals with unmissable networking and learning … Continue reading "I’m speaking at NIC X"