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October 20, 2016
A more affordable Workspace One bundle with less advanced management capabilities could appease IT pros who view workspace suites as too pricey.
October 06, 2016
Organizations that want to simplify device management and access are interested in workspace suites, such as VMware Workspace One.
September 26, 2016
The upcoming Windows Defender Application Guard feature in Microsoft's Windows 10 Edge browser will help IT departments protect against malware from compromised websites.
August 24, 2016
Microsoft's new monthly rollups will make Windows OS updates less hectic. IT won't be able to pick and choose which updates and patches to deploy, however.
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LANDesk Workspaces assigns users one of five profiles, including End User and IT Analyst, to deliver different IT resources and apps based on users' roles. Continue Reading
Unified endpoint management (UEM) is an approach to securing and controlling personal computers (PCs), smartphones and tablets in a connected, cohesive manner from a single console. Continue Reading
WMI, Microsoft's implementation of the CIM standard, lets admins use PowerShell commands to view and modify system data and configuration. Continue Reading
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With Identity Manager, VMware's identity as a service offering, IT admins can deliver a variety of application types across devices and users can access resources through single sign-on. Continue Reading
Windows administrators can use Microsoft EMET to enhance security. The tool protects specific executable files or an entire network. Continue Reading
Now that Microsoft BitLocker includes Direct Memory Access, Azure Active Directory and other new features, IT admins should consider it as an option for full-disk encryption. Continue Reading
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Microsoft merged Windows Hello and Microsoft Passport to create Windows Hello for Business, which allows for two-factor authentication and enables single sign-on. Continue Reading
It may seem like hackers use complex methods to bypass Windows desktop security measures, but in reality it's usually simple oversights, such as unpatched software, that let attackers in. Continue Reading
There are four common execution policies IT administrators can choose from to secure PowerShell against malicious attacks. Figure out which one is right for you to secure your OS. Continue Reading
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If it takes a long time for users to login and boot their desktops they won't be happy and they will let IT know about it. Find out what enterprise tools slow down desktop logins the most. Continue Reading
A Windows audit log can get big and cumbersome, which presents a problem if you need to look at it after a security breach. Only audit what is necessary. Continue Reading
Managing an eclectic collection of devices is challenging, but IT administrators just need to establish policies and find a mobile device management tool to help enforce them. Continue Reading