Enterprise Mobility and Security Blog

December updates to Azure RemoteApp

Within the month of December 2015, we released the following new features and capabilities for Azure RemoteApp: At Ignite Australia during our Fundamentals presentation we gave a demo of our new Web (HTML5) client, we began our private public preview for selected customers and are expanding to accept more volunteers, submit your nomination request. Azure...

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Remote Desktop Preview now available on Windows 10 Mobile and Continuum

Today’s update (version 844) of the Remote Desktop Preview client for Windows 10 adds support for both Windows 10 Mobile devices and Continuum for phone for compatible devices like the Lumia 950 or 950 XL. The client is still in development as we continue adding more key features including support for Azure RemoteApp. It’s been...

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Operational Management Suite (OMS) integration with Azure RemoteApp

Hello everyone, this is Pavithra Thiruvengadam from the Azure RemoteApp team. I am writing to let you know that Operational Management Suite (OMS) or OpsInsight is supported with the Azure RemoteApp (ARA) service. ARA customers have repeatedly asked for a way to monitor and visualize performance counters of the VMs in their ARA deployment. OMS...

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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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