This week, I was presented with an interesting challenge. It required me to find out if it is possible to use Office365 licenses to deploy Office-apps to a RDS (formerly Terminal Services) environment. 356 more words
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I recently spent some time experimenting with GPU Discrete Device Assignment in Azure using the NV* series of VM. As we noticed that Internet Explorer was consuming quite a bit CPU resources on our Remote Desktop Services session hosts, I wondered how much of an impact on the CPU using a GPU would do by accelerating graphics through the specialized hardware. 460 more words
Keep in mind the Azure MFA NPS extension is currently in public preview.
In February 2017, Microsoft released an Azure MFA extension for their Network Policy Server (NPS), Microsoft’s RADIUS server. 629 more words
As I start to roll out Windows Server 2016 to replace Windows Server 2008 R2 RDP Servers, I’ve been encountering issues that just didn’t exist with Server 2008 R2. Today’s issue is that by default, if a new user account is created, or if the user’s password expires, or if an admin simply checks the Active Directory “User must change password at next login” property, when the user attempts to connect via RDP instead of getting a password change prompt they instead see this error: 179 more words
The 2016 uptime report is here and we are proud to say ISL Online did yet another year well above the promised 99.95% SLA and once again proved a wise choice for reliable and secure remote connections to any device worldwide. 416 more words