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Windows 11 for Enterprise Administrators - Second Edition

By : Manuel Singer, Jeff Stokes, Steve Miles, Thomas Lee, Richard Diver
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Windows 11 for Enterprise Administrators - Second Edition

By: Manuel Singer, Jeff Stokes, Steve Miles, Thomas Lee, Richard Diver

Overview of this book

Windows 11 comes with a plethora of new security measures, customizability, and accessibility features that can help your organization run more smoothly. But, without a proper introduction to this new version of Windows, it’s easy to miss the most important improvements, along with configuration options that will make migrating to Windows 11 frictionless. Windows 11 for Enterprise Administrators helps you understand the installation process, configuration methods, deployment scenarios, and management strategies. You’ll delve into configuring Remote Server Administration Tools for remote Windows Server and Azure Active Directory management. This edition emphasizes PowerShell's role in automating administrative tasks, and its importance in Windows 11 and Windows Server management. It also provides comprehensive insights into Windows 11 updates, including Version 21H2 and 22H2, contrasting them with Windows 10, ensuring your knowledge stays current with the latest enhancements in the Windows ecosystem. By the end of this book, you'll be well-equipped with Windows 11's vital technologies and potentials, enabling you to adeptly oversee and implement these attributes within your company.
Table of Contents (13 chapters)
Chapter 9: Advanced Configurations

Protection and governance options

Multiple options are available to provide the appropriate security and governance controls for BYOD scenarios. With the shift in security approaches from perimeter networks to end user devices, a defense-in-depth and layered approach should be taken; you can then identify which combination of options is required for your specific business requirements, technical capabilities, and end user scenarios.

The following topics will be covered in this section, specifically those related to BYOD and CYOD scenarios:

  • Identity and access management
  • Information protection
  • Device configuration
  • Application management:
    • Provisioning packages
    • Mobile application management

Identity and access management

In a scenario where a corporate-owned device (COD) is on the company network being Active Directory (AD) joined, then identity and access management (IAM) is generally controlled by AD and Group Policy. A device may even be Azure AD joined...