Enterprise Mobility and Security Blog

Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP) 10 AVC/H.264 improvements in Windows 10 and Windows Server 2016 Technical Preview

Hello Everyone, this is Jeroen van Eesteren from the Remote Desktop team. I am writing you today to let you know about the graphics remoting enhancements we made to the Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP) version 10 which shipped with the Windows 10 1511 update and the Windows Server 2016 Technical Preview 4, both released in...

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Improved Remote Desktop Connection Broker Performance with Windows Server 2016 and Windows Server 2012 R2 Hotfix (KB3091411)

Hi everyone, this is Christian Montoya from the Remote Desktop team. I am writing to let you know of performance improvements we have made to the Remote Desktop (RD) Connection Broker in both Windows Server 2016 Technical Preview 4 and Windows Server 2012 R2 (with Hotfix KB3091411). In particular, we have made changes to the...

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November updates to Azure RemoteApp

Within the month of November 2015, we released the following new features and capabilities for Azure RemoteApp: We’ve had a lot of feedback about our two new premium plans and yes both come with a five user minimum, read more about all our plans in the pricing page iOS and Android clients are now MAM...

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Intune Mobile Application Management for Remote Desktop

  Today, we are happy to announce that customers using the Remote Desktop app on iOS 8+ and Android 4+ can now use Microsoft Intune mobile application management (MAM) capabilities to further securely control the usage of the Remote Desktop app within their organization. These capabilities are available on our Remote Desktop app for Android...

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Disable User Profile Disks (UPDs) in Azure RemoteApp

Hello everyone, this is Pavithra Thiruvengadam from the Azure RemoteApp team. I am writing to let you know that as part of Azure RemoteApp service, we have the ability to disable User Profile Disks (UPDs). To read more about UPDs (also known as User VHD, uVHD) and related questions, please visit our UPD documentation page....

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October updates to Azure RemoteApp

Within the month of October 2015, we released the following new features and capabilities for Azure RemoteApp: Premium and Premium Plus are two new licensing plans released, they both have a 5 user minimum limit and address needs for higher computing resources.  Read more about all our purchasing plans Learn about new purchasing plans for...

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September updates to Azure RemoteApp

Within the month of September 2015, we released the following new features and capabilities for Azure RemoteApp: Infopath added to the Microsoft Office 365 template and gallery image.  Windows client. was updated, includes end user feedback dialog (shown randomly to a subset of users) in order for user to provide connection specific feedback/response. iOS client...

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MyCloudIT for Desktop Hosting in Microsoft Azure Released to Azure Market Place

Hello everyone, this is Clark Nicholson from the Remote Desktop team. I am writing today to let you know that Microsoft Partner MyCloudIT has recently announced general availability of the MyCloudIT App Service on the Azure Market Place. The MyCloudIT App Service provides a simple but flexible web interface to automatically deploy and manage Remote...

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How to become a Remote Desktop MVP

Are you a Remote Desktop Services expert and community leader that desires to participate in a deep and meaningful way with Microsoft and the engineering team that develop RDS and related technology?  If so, then submit your nomination to become a Microsoft Valued Professional (MVP).  If accepted you’ll join a program of elite technical individuals...

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