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Microsoft Research: Year in Review
It took quite an effort to comprehend fully the breathtaking scope of ideas and projects carried out by the lab's more than 300 researchers and engineers.
Video: MVP Jeremy Moskowitz on Tech Trends (Part 2)
Jeremy Moskowitz is a long-time Group Policy MVP and runs the
GPAnswers.com website. I caught up with him at the Windows Connection conference in Las Vegas, and we sat down to talk about cool technology trends. Tune in to this 10-minute interview to hear what Jeremy thinks.
Active Directory Rights Management Services at Microsoft
At Microsoft, sensitive business information in email and business documents was at risk of exposure to unauthorized users. Microsoft IT implemented AD DS so that authors could use Microsoft Office and SharePoint Server to restrict access to confidential data.
Virtual Lab: Implementing Centralized Publishing Using Remote Desktop Services
In this lab you will begin by configuring and signing RemoteApp applications. You will then configure the Remote Desktop Connection Broker to aggregate all applications and present them to the user in a unified Remote Desktop Web Access implementation. Next, you will implement application filtering using groups and then make the applications available to outside users by configuring and managing Remote Desktop Gateway.
Case Study: AppLocker Deployment at Microsoft
AppLocker is a feature of Windows 7 and Windows 2008 R2 that maintains legal and security obligations to prevent the execution of unwanted applications on domain-joined devices. Microsoft is currently blocking unauthorized P2P on the network edge/proxy. This Group Policy setting extends the protection to machines on the corporate network.
TechNet Radio: Using MAP 6.5 for Office 365 Deployments
Peter Saddow, Senior Program Manager from the Microsoft Solution Accelerators team, demos the Microsoft Assessment and Planning Toolkit (MAP) for use with Office 365 deployments. See how the MAP Toolkit can help determine the compatibility of Office suites running in an environment with Office 365, as well as how it obtains system-level details about why a specific machine may be incompatible with Office 365, and how to remedy it.
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