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Windows 10 for Enterprise Administrators

By : Richard Diver, Manuel Singer, Jeff Stokes
Book Image

Windows 10 for Enterprise Administrators

By: Richard Diver, Manuel Singer, Jeff Stokes

Overview of this book

Microsoft's launch of Windows 10 is a step toward satisfying enterprise administrators' needs for management and user experience customization. This book provides enterprise administrators with the knowledge needed to fully utilize the advanced feature set of Windows 10 Enterprise. This practical guide shows Windows 10 from an administrator's point of view. You'll focus on areas such as installation and configuration techniques based on your enterprise requirements, various deployment scenarios and management strategies, and setting up and managing admin and other user accounts. You'll see how to configure Remote Server Administration Tools to remotely manage Windows Server and Azure Active Directory. Lastly, you will learn modern mobile device management for effective BYOD and how to enable enhanced data protection, system hardening, and enterprise-level security with the new Windows 10 in order to prevent data breaches and to impede attacks. By the end of this book, you will know the key technologies and capabilities in Windows 10 and will confidently be able to manage and deploy these features in your organization.
Table of Contents (11 chapters)

Protecting Enterprise Data in BYOD Scenarios

How do you protect corporate data when you don't own or manage the device that is used to access and store it? How do you deal with devices used by business partners, contractors, and visitors who have a legitimate need to collaborate with your teams and access your resources, but you cannot enforce device management policies or deploy agents onto them?

In this chapter, we will explore the risks and impact of personally owned or unmanaged devices on information security and the practical steps you can take to ensure the appropriate protection is applied. We will discuss the key considerations for device choice, ownership, and management. We will also look at the various options available to protect your sensitive data across all device types. We will discuss the following topics specifically:

  • Bring Your Own Device:
    • What is BYOD...