Appendix B: Reviewing Key NAP Concepts
Updated: February 29, 2012
Applies To: Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2012, Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows Vista
This section contains the following topics.
NAP Terminology lists terms and definitions commonly used to describe NAP components, protocols, and concepts.
NAP Infrastructure Overview describes the components of a NAP deployment and includes policy design considerations for the NAP health policy server.
Health Enforcement and Remediation describes health evaluation, access restriction, and remediation processes for each of the NAP enforcement methods.
Stages of a NAP Deployment describes the three primary stages of a NAP deployment. It also describes the deployment of new health requirements.
NAP Configuration Overview includes a summary of NAP client and server configuration for each of the NAP enforcement methods.