From the Trenches - Azure Information Protection (AIP) for Office 365 GCC High

At SharePoint Conference 2018, Ben explored the depth and breadth of AIP and the powerful capabilities within the product. The presentation includes baseline information as well as real world demos of each component:

  • AIP Strategy
  • AIP Office 2016 and Windows UX
  • AIP Labels vs O365 Labels (and Unified Labeling)
  • Creating AIP Labels
  • Designing the AIP Protection Component (Azure RMS)
  • Deploying Global and/or Scoped AIP Policies
  • Deploying and Using AIP Scanner
  • Leveraging AIP with Microsoft Cloud App Security (MCAS)



Ben Curry (CISSP, Microsoft MVP) is business leader, author, and enterprise architect specializing Microsoft cloud technologies. Ben is a Managing Partner at Summit 7 Systems, a Microsoft Gold Cloud Productivity Partner helping mid-size to large organizations find new ways to succeed through the use of cutting edge cloud technologies.  He spends most of his work-time innovating and problem-solving with clients in the areas of security, governance, information architecture, and compliance. Ben is honored to have received 11- Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP) awards due to his investments in, both, the SharePoint and Office 365 community – along with championing transformational projects for several non-profits.


He is passionate about helping others become better and this can be seen in his support for the Summit 7 Systems’ Redemption Project and his numerous publications on Microsoft technologies.