Network Access Protection (NAP) Guides Available in .doc Format

In response to requests for downloadable versions of the NAP Design Guide and the NAP Deployment Guide, I’ve posted *.doc versions of these guides on the Download Center. Visit the following link: Network Access Protection (NAP) Design and Deployment Guides to download these, and thanks for checking out NAP! Also, don’t forget to visit the Network Access Protection…

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"Network Access Protection (NAP) Technical Overview" presentation at the Seattle Windows Networking Users Group

On Wednesday, Nov 2, I presented an technical overview of the Network Access Protection (NAP) technology to the Seattle Windows Networking User Group. We talked about the purpose of NAP, the different NAP enforcement methods, and then dove into the architecture and components of NAP, demonstrating autoremediation and limited access behaviors for a remote access VPN…

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"Windows Server: The Power of Integration" TechNet Magazine article highlights the DirectAccess with NAP solution guide and Test Lab Guides

Windows Server: The Power of Integration in TechNet Magazine describes how you can use multiple features and technologies of the Windows client and server platforms to create new value in the form of a solution that addresses an IT capability or business need. This article highlights the DirectAccess with Network Access Protection (NAP) Solution guide that I authored…

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New Test Lab Guide: Demonstrate NAP for Remote Access VPN is now available

The Test Lab Guide: Demonstrate NAP for Remote Access VPN (http://social.technet.microsoft.com/wiki/contents/articles/test-lab-guide-demonstrate-nap-for-remote-access-vpn.aspx) is now available. This community-authored and published Test Lab Guide (TLG) from TechNet Wiki community member Fred Smithers uses the Base Configuration TLG and the Test Lab Guide: Demonstrate Remote Access VPNs to create a working test lab that demonstrates Network Access Protection (NAP) enforcement for remote access…

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Compliance reporting using DirectAccess with NAP

The TechNet Magazine article titled Compliance Reporting: First Step in Controlling Client Cloud Access, by Dan Griffin and Lee Walker, tells you how improve your auditing and compliance reporting by using Network Access Protection (NAP) and Internet Protocol security (IPsec) enforcement to control client access through DirectAccess. Details describe how to generate the data and…

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DirectAccess with Network Access Protection (NAP), The Cable Guy article for June 2010

The Cable Guy article for June 2010, titled “DirectAccess with Network Access Protection (NAP),” is now available. This article includes a detailed discussion of the different Internet Protocol security (IPsec) tunnels that DirectAccess clients use and how to configure DirectAccess connection security rules to enforce system health requirements before allowing access to the intranet. For a listing of the…

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New “Step By Step Guide: Troubleshoot DirectAccess with Network Access Protection (NAP) in a Test Lab” document available

The new Step By Step Guide: Troubleshoot DirectAccess with Network Access Protection (NAP) in a Test Lab leverages the DirectAccess with NAP test lab configuration described in the Step By Step Guide: Demonstrate DirectAccess with NAP in a Test Lab and teaches you how to troubleshoot Windows Server 2008 R2-based DirectAccess with NAP problems in a controlled environment.   …

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DirectAccess with Network Access Protection (NAP) troubleshooting guidance added to the DirectAccess with NAP solution

The “DirectAccess with NAP Troubleshooting Guidance” topic has been added to the DirectAccess with NAP solution. This new topic describes how to quickly determine whether a problem with a DirectAccess client is due to NAP (an issue with health validation) or DirectAccess (an issue with intranet access or network location detection). Take a look.  …

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New DirectAccess with Network Access Protection (NAP) solution available

The DirectAccess with Network Access Protection (NAP) solution is a pilot for a new type of content that provides technical information and deployment guidance for larger solutions or scenarios that require multiple Windows Server technologies or Microsoft products. The deployment guidance provides recommended phases of deployment of the overall solution and links to existing design…

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New “Step By Step Guide: Demonstrate DirectAccess with Network Access Protection (NAP) in a Test Lab” document available

The Step By Step Guide: Demonstrate DirectAccess with Network Access Protection (NAP) in a Test Lab document describes how to configure NAP enforcement for access to the intranet in the DirectAccess test lab (described in the Step By Step Guide: Demonstrate DirectAccess in a Test Lab document). NAP, built into Windows Server 2008 R2 and…

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