Articles, news and insights from the AMTRA team.

Better Together. Windows 365 + Azure Virtual Desktop

April 27, 2023

There are many guides out there comparing Windows 365 and Azure Virtual Desktop, highlighting the features and benefits of each in an attempt to sway you towards one or the other.

The truth is ... they are just two different ways of doing the same thing.

Windows 365 is built on the Azure Virtual Desktop platform, making them already related and intertwined.

By leveraging the best features of each, you get the best of both worlds!

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What are your Identity & Access Management Challenges?

April 26, 2023

Every organization requires technology to do business. However, you can’t use that technology without identity and access management. 

Identity and Access Management protects organizations from cyber threats that arise when they provide technology access to geographically dispersed teams, that access data in the cloud. It helps to securely authenticate, centrally control and audit how applications, DevOps and automation tools use privileged credentials to access databases, cloud environments and other sensitive resources. Protecting your business against the potential risks that target digital identities is imperative.

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The new 'Busy-on-Busy' feature in Teams!

April 20, 2023

Have you ever had your Teams Call interrupted by other calls? And, when you were in a deep discussion.  Annoying right?

Now with the new Busy-on-busy feature, you can manage your availability in Microsoft Teams more efficiently. This new call setting will actually manage how incoming calls are routed when you are busy in an existing call or meeting. Here is an overview of how it works!

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What Can You Accomplish with Azure AD Zero Trust Foundations

April 18, 2023

The security landscape has changed with remote work and cloud applications. Employees are working remotely and using their own devices to get work done. Data is being accessed and shared outside the corporate network and data and applications are moving to the cloud. Security now extends beyond the physical location of the office.

If your organization relies on on-premises firewalls and VPNs, you may lack the visibility and agility to deliver efficient, comprehensive security coverage.

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Adoption Change Management is Important! Here’s why.

April 11, 2023

What is End User Adoption
It’s one thing to provide a new technology to end users. It's quite another to get them to use the tool, and still different for them to use the new tool proficiently. Its getting to proficiency that's the hard part, but the part that truly matters ... and where an Adoption Change Management strategy can help.

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