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Defender for Office Professional Services

Defender for Office 365 Professional Security Services | Customized Deployment in as Little as 6-Weeks

Ensure comprehensive coverage of all devices using Office 365 to minimize risk of phishing and account compromise through email, documents, and other communication and collaboration tools. Our customized Microsoft Defender for Office 365 professional security services provide end-to-end support for E5 customers looking to increase the security posture of Office 365. Benefit from our certified and highly skilled Microsoft Security experts to secure all accounts, regardless of user persona to minimize attack risks.

How It Works:

  • Strategic Planning: The Difenda team collaborates closely with you on an in-depth analysis of your current Office 365 environment. We assess all security policies and requirements to understand both the technical and business requirements for your collaboration tool protection strategy. We then begin thoroughly understanding the existing Office 365 environment and its security policies. This involves examining the current setup, configurations, and policies related to Office 365 security to align our approach with objectives, enabling us to clearly define the expected output for the engagement.
  • Customized Set up and Deployment: Difenda’s experts will design Microsoft Defender for Office 365 based on your unique requirements. Using a migration plan document, we will support the configuration of Defender for Office 365 in your environment. Through close collaboration with your team, we execute a seamless installation and configuration process, based on the pre-defined scope, ensuring you get the business outcomes you desire.
  • Quality assurance and performance testing: After implementation is completed, our collaborative efforts will focus on validating the seamless functionality of the Defender for Office 365 configuration. This will involve a meticulous assessment, allowing us to identify any areas requiring refinement. Our goal is to ensure that the security measures are operating effectively, and that the system is performing optimally.
  • Training and Knowledge Transfer: We provide virtual knowledge transfer and a technical overview workshop for your identified team members. Our aim is to equip your team with the necessary skills to manage the tool effectively while maximizing the potential of Microsoft Defender for Office 365.
  • Your Complete Build Book: We will provide you with a comprehensive Build Book which acts as a reference guide, assisting you in leveraging the newfound capabilities of your enhanced security solution.

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Defender for Office Professional Services

What You’ll Get:

  • Microsoft Defender for Office 365 deployment project plan configured and aligned with business outcomes.
  • Expert support in the implementation of and integration of Microsoft Defender for Office 365 with your current Microsoft 365 environment.
  • Customized security solution for all Microsoft communication tools.
  • Support and training for staff members with a 2-hour virtual knowledge transfer and technical overview workshop with our experts.
  • Dedicated project manager.
  • Defender for Office 365 Build Book.

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Defender for Office Professional Services

How Expert Defender for Office 365 Design & Implementation Benefits You:

  • Safeguard the technology your end users are already comfortable with, reducing business interruptions.
  • Simplify user management for better control.
  • Minimize the risk of phishing and account compromise through email, documents, and other collaboration tools.
  • Maximize your Microsoft Security ROI.
  • Complete protection of your Microsoft 365 assets.
  • Achieve a centralized approach to managing users and communication security within your organization.
  • Effortlessly integrate this solution with other Microsoft Defender technologies or Difenda’s MXDR service for comprehensive end-to-end security performance.

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Defender for Office Professional Services

What Sets Us Apart?:

Difenda excels in providing unwavering support throughout your Office 365 security implementation. Our Microsoft Security experts, with their extensive experience and certifications, ensure tangible business outcomes. We don’t offer generic solutions; instead, we analyze your specific security needs and business goals, tailoring the deployment to your journey. Our Defender for Office 365 Professional Security Services go beyond guidance we assess risks, rapidly deploy the technology, empower your team, and ensure compliance with industry standards. Count on us for a seamless transition and maximum ROI on your Microsoft Security investment. With Difenda, you get a customized, expert-led, and efficient security solution for Microsoft Defender for Office 365.

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What is Difenda's Defender for Office 365 Advisory Service?

Difenda’s Defender for Office 365 Professional Service is a specialized offering designed to help organizations ensure comprehensive coverage of all devices using Office 365. With our expertise, we help you safeguard the technology your end users are already comfortable with while minimizing user disruption.

Using your existing Microsoft Security investment, we minimize the risk of phishing and account compromise. Our security experts collaborate closely with customers to analyze their environment, design a tailored deployment plan, configure security settings, and provide ongoing guidance. This ensures optimal utilization and management of the Defender for Endpoint solution, reinforcing your cybersecurity posture.

What deliverables can I expect from this service?

From this service, you can expect a comprehensive set of deliverables designed to strengthen your cybersecurity posture:

  • Microsoft Defender for Office 365 deployment project plan configured and aligned with business outcomes.
  • Customized security solution with expert support in the implementation and integration of Microsoft Defender for Office 365 with your current Office 365 environment.
  • Support and training for staff members with a 2-hour virtual knowledge transfer and technical overview workshop with our experts.
  • Dedicated project manager.
  • Defender for Office 365 Build Book.

These deliverables collectively equip your organization with the tools, knowledge, and strategies needed to optimize your email security.

What is the scope of the service?

The scope of Defender for Office 365 Professional Service encompasses a comprehensive range of activities to ensure a successful implementation of Defender for Office 365:

  • Assessment of current customer Office 365 environment
  • Identification and Definition of customer-specific Office 365 security policy requirements
  • Detailed implementation instructions and roll-out plan
  • Collaborative Deployment Support
  • Fine-tuning and Validation of Deployment
  • Knowledge Transfer and Technical Overview to Customer Team 
  • Defender for Office 365 Build Book (Completed Design Document)
  • Comprehensive Project Oversight
Who is the ideal customer for this service?

The ideal customer for this service includes those who seek to enhance their Office 365 security capabilities with Microsoft Defender for Office 365. This service is well-suited for organizations that:

  • Are using or are looking to invest in Office 365.
  • Are looking to minimize risk posed by email and other collaborative technologies within the Office environment by leveraging their Microsoft Security E5 investment effectively.
  • Have experienced a breach or incident that revealed gaps in their current Office 365 environment.
  • Are looking for expert support for Microsoft technology implementation and training for their internal security team on those technologies.
What problems does this service solve for the customer?

Our Defender for Office 365 Professional Service is a specialized offering designed to help organizations ensure comprehensive coverage of all devices using Office 365 to minimize risk of phishing and account compromise through email, documents, and other communication and collaboration tools. It also addresses the challenge of safeguarding the technology your end users are already comfortable with minimal user disruption.

We not only provide the solution but also equip your team with implementation instructions and customized configurations, enhancing visibility and simplifying your security infrastructure for streamlined management.

How long does the entire implementation process usually take?

The implementation process typically spans a duration of 6 weeks. However, it’s important to note that the timeline can vary based on the availability of resources within your team dedicated to the project.

Our goal is to ensure thorough and effective implementation while accommodating your team’s pace and capacity. We work collaboratively to achieve timely and successful results aligned with your specific circumstances.

What level of involvement is expected from our internal IT/security team during the implementation?

During the 6-week implementation period, our collaborative approach ensures that both our team and your internal IT/security team play integral roles in the process. We will work together to determine the areas where Difenda can provide support to your team during deployment. This might involve activities such as reviewing and refining the endpoint rollout strategy and validating the onboarding strategy.

Using the design document and migration plan document as guides, your internal IT team will take charge of completing the Defender for Office 365 deployment and configuration. Throughout this phase, our team will provide troubleshooting assistance and offer tuning insights to ensure a seamless implementation. This collaborative effort maximizes efficiency and ensures that the implementation aligns with your unique requirements and security objectives.

What if I want to migrate email protection policies from existing email protection service?

The migration of existing email protection policies from existing email protection services to Microsoft Defender for Office 365 is not included in this service offering.

If a client requires the migration of additional policies from an existing email protection product to Defender for O365, that will involve an additional customized Statement of Work (SOW). This approach ensures that we can cater to specific client needs, whether it involves implementing our recommended solution or integrating seamlessly with their existing security environment.

Does this service help me create a comprehensive user and email management strategy?

If a client is seeking assistance in developing a comprehensive user and email management strategy, it’s recommended to explore our End-to-End Microsoft Security Roadmap service. This may be a suitable option for them.

Please contact us if you have any questions or if you need help deciding which service would be best for you.

How can I start with Difenda's Defender for Office 365 Professional Security Service?

You can simply contact us to get started. Our team will work closely with you to understand your needs and deliver a customized, expert-led, and efficient security solution for Microsoft Defender for Office 365.

Certified Where It Matters Most:

  • 24/7/365 Cyber Command Centers (C3) – ISO27001, SOC II Type 2 and PCI Certified
  • Microsoft Canada’s Security Impact Award Winner 2023
  • Microsoft Verified MXDR Solution Status

This Solution Integrates with the Following Microsoft Security Products:

  • Microsoft Sentinel
  • Microsoft Defender for Endpoint
  • Microsoft Defender for Cloud
  • Microsoft Defender for Identity

Ready to take the next step in your Defender for Office 365 journey? Safeguard the technology your team is already using with Difenda’s Defender for Office 365 Professional Security Services.
Contact us today to get started!

Ready to take the next step in your Defender for Office 365 journey? Safeguard the technology your team is already using with Difenda’s Defender for Office 365 Professional Security Services.