Enterprise Mobility and Security Blog

#AzureAD and PingAccess: Partnering to bring you Secure Remote Access to even more On-Premises Web Apps.

Howdy folks, Today I am thrilled to share the news that Ping Identity and Microsoft are partnering to provide secure access to on-premises web applications through the Azure AD Application Proxy and PingAccess. This partnership will expand the reach of Azure AD for customers and is a key proof point of our vision that “Identity...

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Don’t Miss These Sessions at Ignite

Ignite is a particularly great event for a lot of reasons – but one of the best is the unbelievable number of sessions offering deep dives on dozens of topics.  Included below is a list of the sessions I personally recommend for IT Pros that want to further extend their Intune/ConfigMgr/RDS expertise. I work with...

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New MS Mechanics video with the latest updates to RDS for Windows Server 2016

We are getting close to the launch of RDS in Windows Server 2016! As a preview to the great new capabilities coming in the latest update of your trusted desktop and app virtualization platform, we have released a new MS Mechanics video showcasing some of our greatest innovations in this release. Scott Manchester, Principal Group...

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#AzureAD in the new Azure portal: Week 1 update – Already being used in 125 countries!

Howdy folks – If you follow our blog, you know that last Monday we turned on the public preview of Azure AD in the new Azure portal. We knew there would be a lot of interest, but we been astounded by the level of interest from all around the globe! In the first week of...

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#AzureAD Mailbag: Syncing with Azure AD Part 3

Howdy folks, Time for another Azure AD Mailbag – this time Chad from our Customer and Partner Success teams is sharing some new/advanced tips on using Azure AD Connect sync. Hope you have a great weekend! Alex Simons (Twitter: @Alex_A_Simons) Director of Program Management Microsoft Identity Division ——————– All right, it’s time for some more mandatory...

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Cleaning up the #AzureAD and Microsoft account overlap

Howdy folks, We receive pretty regular feedback about how the split between our cloud identity systems — work/school accounts in Azure Active Directory and personally owned Microsoft accounts (formerly known as “Live ID” accounts) – can make for some pretty confusing user experiences. In particular, we know many of you have pretty strong feelings about...

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Why I’ll be at ITEdge in October

There’s a really cool event coming up October 25-29, and, in the video below, Scott Hanselman and I talk about why this event is a great place for both IT Pros and Devs. I know what you’re thinking:  “An event for IT and Devs?  Is that even a thing?”  Yes.  I cannot emphasize enough how...

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The #AzureAD admin experience in the new Azure portal is now in public preview!

Howdy folks, If the questions and comments I get on Twitter and LinkedIn are any indication, a lot of you are going to excited about today’s news: We’ve turned on the public preview of the Azure AD admin experience in the new Azure portal! If you want to skip the reading and just start using...

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