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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

Storage sync options

In this section, we will look at the available storage sync options of OneDrive for Business and Work Folders.

OneDrive for Business

This solution is a core part of the Microsoft 365 platform and provides a cloud storage and sharing solution. There are several options available to ensure that data is protected – for example, allowing users only to synchronize their OneDrive folders on authorized devices. If the device is not domain joined or compliant (for example, enrolled with Intune MDM), then the user will only be able to gain access to the content via a browser. Controls can also be set to control the ability for the user to share their content from OneDrive to internal or external third parties.

It is also possible to govern access based on device specifics, such as restricting access based on the IP address and support for modern authentication. If the MAM section is grayed out, then settings are being controlled by Microsoft Intune instead...