Microsoft Azure network security

Azure network security Windows Azure network security white paper : http://azure.microsoft.com/blog/2014/01/07/new-windows-azure-network-security-whitepaper/ (all that you need is mentioned in white paper based on scenarios) Few related blogs on azure network security http://blogs.technet.com/b/canitpro/archive/2013/10/29/set-by-step-setting-up-network-access-control-lists-acls-in-azure.aspx http://blogs.msdn.com/b/walterm/archive/2014/04/22/windows-azure-paas-acls-are-here.aspx (PaaS) Azure Security Overview http://www.microsoftvirtualacademy.com/training-courses/windows-azure-security-overview#fbid=UOvc-8teY10 Azure Overview for IT pros http://www.microsoftvirtualacademy.com/training-courses/windows-azure-for-it-pros-jump-start Creating ACL’s – PowerShell http://blogs.technet.com/b/heyscriptingguy/archive/2013/08/31/weekend-scripter-creating-acls-for-windows-azure-endpoints-part-1-of-2.aspx http://blogs.technet.com/b/heyscriptingguy/archive/2013/09/01/weekend-scripter-creating-acls-for-windows-azure-endpoints-part-2-of-2.aspx http://blogs.technet.com/b/heyscriptingguy/archive/2013/09/18/creating-acls-for-windows-azure-endpoints.aspx Good read (blog on Microsoft… Read more

Transition from SBS2011 to Server 2012 the Essentials Route

  Hello Everyone! Today’s blog post brings a scenario where certain SBS users wants to migrate to Server 2012 but wants to retain their SBS like features, like RWW , exchange management from console etc. However it’s not possible to transition sbs2011 to server 2012 as the OS version is different. It’s possible to migrate… Read more

Windows 8 and Server 2012 Solution Scenario videos

  Partner Consultants in Microsoft Partner Services Organization have created a few Solution based On-demand videos for the Online Partner community to consume. Partners can take a look at these videos from the Partner Learning Central links below and get benefitted from the information shared in these videos. FY13 Solution Scenario: Consumerization of IT –… Read more

Publishing RemoteApps and Remote Session in Remote Desktop Services 2012

    Publishing RemoteApps and Remote Session in Remote Desktop Services 2012   The newest member in the A-Team, Ahmed Moseb, along with Yash, helps us with a neat customization that can be done in Remote Desktop Services (RDS) in Windows Server 2012.   In Windows Server 2012, you can either publish the RemoteApps on… Read more

Single Sign On in Windows 7 ThinPC with Virtual Desktop Infrastructure

   The veteran of the A-Team, Anurag, along with Yash, takes us through the steps to configure a Windows 7 Thin PC with single sign on (SSO), in Windows Server 2012 Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) environment.   The steps to configure it are shown below: 1. Create a DNS entries for all the VDI desktops… Read more

Step by Step guide to lower Active Directory Functional Level

    Newest member in the A-Team, Aman Sahota, gives us insights on some simple, yet important steps in Active Directory management. In Windows Server 2008 R2 and Windows Server 2012, you can lower the Forest and Domain functional level from 2012 to 2008 R2, or from 2008 R2 to 2008. But you cannot lower… Read more

Data Classification Toolkit for Windows Server 2012 now available

The Solution Accelerators team has announced Data Classification Toolkit for Windows Server 2012. This toolkit allows you to streamline your compliance efforts with new features from the Data Classification Toolkit for Windows Server 2012. Identify, classify, and protect data in your private cloud. Quickly identify and classify low business impact (LBI) data for potential movement to a… Read more

Transition from Small Business Server to Standard Windows Server

  Transition from Small Business Server to Standard Windows Server These steps are applicable for transition from all the versions of Small Business Server to Windows Server 2008/ 2008 R2/ 2012. Note: The Transition Pack which was used previously for same is no more available. Transition Process: 1. To ensure a seamless Transition we need… Read more