Try and manage Windows 365 Cloud PCs

Microsoft released their new subscription-based Windows 365 Cloud PCs. With Cloud PCs, you rent a desktop environment in Microsoft Azure. There is a variety of CPU, RAM and storage options. They reside directly in your Azure AD tenant while also actively managed by Microsoft Intune.

I am seeing this as the sweet spot between a desktop virtualisation environment while giving users the freedom to create their own modern workspace. Let’s dive in and see what this new product has to offer.

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Azure AD authentication on Linux VMs in Azure

Using Azure AD authentication on Linux VMs gives you extra benefits. It improves security by centralising authentication and enforce policies that give access to the VMs. This means a better access management. In this post you will learn how to create and configure an Azure Linux VM to use Azure AD authentication.

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Windows Defender Credential Guard – A setup guide

Windows Defender Credential Guard uses virtualization-based security to secure secrets on Windows 10 Enterpirse and Windows Server 2019 machines. Using this method, only privileged system software can access them. Windows Defender Credential Guard will help preventing unauthorized access that can lead to credential theft attack. In this tutorial I will show you how to implement Windows Credential Guard.

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