Author: Michel Roth

Shadowing and Controlling User Sessions with Nerdio Manager for WVD

Shadowing and remote controlling a user session in #WindowsVirtualDesktop is possibly but not natively from the #WVD console today. In this video, you’ll see a quick demonstration of how to shadow and control user sessions with Nerdio (@getnerdio) Manager for #WVD.   via Shadowing and Controlling User Sessions with Nerdio Manager for WVD (Demo of the […]

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Windows Virtual Desktop Session Host Security

Dean Cefola of the Azure Academy (@MSAzureAcademy) has a video up that explains 18 ways to help secure your #WVD Session Hosts today ! Here’s what he covers: Azure Security Center Azure Advisor Azure Monitor Azure Sentinel Azure Disk Encryption FSLogix Backup FSLogix Security WVD Security AppGroup Assignments HostPool Validation HostPool RDP Properties WVD Client […]

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Microsoft meets Community: Windows Virtual Desktop, recap, videos and slide decks!

In late April Microsoft hosted the first Microsoft meets Community: Windows Virtual Desktop event. Christiaan Brinkhoff (@brinkhoffc) mentions that all the content from this popular events is now available to watch and for download. Check it out! via Microsoft meets Community: Windows Virtual Desktop, recap, videos and slide decks! | LinkedIn

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Migrating Ivanti/AppSense profiles to FSLogix Profile Containers

Now that #FSLogix is free for almost any customer, we’ve seen a surge in “migration” requests (with or without #WVD). One common one is about Ivanti / AppSense. Microsoft doesn’t natively offer a migration solution for this but James Rankin (@james____rankin) has written a blog post as to how you can do this yourself. via […]

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Windows Virtual Desktop security best practices

In a #WindowsVirtualDesktop deployment, Microsoft manages portions of the services on the customer’s behalf. The service has many built-in advanced security features, such as Reverse Connect, which reduce the risk involved with having remote desktops accessible from anywhere. This article describes additional steps you can take as an admin to keep your customers’ #WVD deployments […]

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Citrix Cloud vs. Windows Virtual Desktop Product Comparison

One of the most common questions that are heard around #WVD is the dreaded to I still need #Citrix (a question that returns very often)? Outside of the fact that Citrix is a strategic and important partner for #WindowsVirtualDesktop and Microsoft in general, this question all comes down to the requirements of the customers. Rory […]

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