Learn About Windows Intune Features
Updated: December 17, 2012
Applies To: Windows Intune December 2012 Release
Learn about Windows Intune features topics
The following topics provide information about features in Windows Intune. Windows Intune is an integrated, cloud-based client management solution that provides tools, reports, and upgrade licenses to the latest version of Windows, and helps keep your computers up-to-date and secure. In addition, with Windows Intune, you can manage mobile devices on your network either through Exchange ActiveSync or directly through Windows Intune. Direct management through Windows Intune provides deep management capabilities for iOS, Windows RT, and Windows Phone 8 devices.
What is Windows Intune?
This topic describes the management tasks that you can perform by using the workspaces in the Windows Intune administrator console, and how you can use the Windows Intune account portal to manage the business account for the Windows Intune service and control which users are managed by Windows Intune. In addition, you’ll learn about the Windows Intune company portal, which lets your users install available licensed software applications and perform other common tasks without the need to involve your organization’s IT help desk.
What's New in Windows Intune
This guide describes the new features and enhancements that are available in this release of Windows Intune.
Windows Intune FAQs
These frequently asked questions will provide helpful information if you are evaluating whether to use Windows Intune in your environment.