Katie John

Katie is a Senior Product Manager and helps to manage and execute the overall marketing and enablement strategy for Microsoft Solutions at Connection. Throughout her career, which has included various roles in IT sales, Enterprise account management, Microsoft solutions support, and now Product Management, she has been purposefully driven by a love for helping people solve problems—bringing clarity to IT complexity and leading with empathy. In her free time, Katie enjoys reading, taking day trips and weekend getaways with her husband and teenage daughters, and volunteering with non-profit organizations that provide outreach to at-risk children and the foster care community.

Safe and Flexible Education with Microsoft Cloud

It was a normal weekday morning in October, and my day began with quiet, unassuming routine. The smell of brewing coffee gave me the inner strength to get up, throw…

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Nervous After the HAFNIUM Attacks? It’s Time to Fight Back.

If you missed the recent news, there has been a significant nation-state attack on Microsoft Exchange on-premises servers this year. This hack affected both on-premises and hybrid environments. However, customers who…

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HAFNIUM’s Microsoft Exchange Attack- Four Urgent Security Steps to Take Right Now 

“It’s massive. Absolutely massive.” That is how a former national security official is describing the recent attack on Microsoft Exchange Server by a state sponsored threat group from China called HAFNIUM. Four zero-day vulnerabilities in Exchange Server…

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Strengthen Security And Improve Team Productivity: A look into Azure Sentinel

I’m not a deeply technical person. Within my roles at Connection, I helped IT procurement teams by providing clarity around the licensing and purchasing vehicles of the solution being implemented,…

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