T06 Securely Extending your LAN to Everywhere: A Step by Step DirectAccess Implementation

October 1st, 2013

1:30pm - 4:30pm

Level: Intermediate

John O'Neill Sr.


Chief Technologist

AWS Solutions

The mobile workforce is growing larger by the day. Windows 8 and Windows Server 2012 provide many technologies to enable and empower these employees! This session will provide a crash course into many of the remote access and mobility features of Windows 8 and Server 2012 including Remote Desktop, DirectAccess, offline file policies, and USB startup key storage. (Exam 70-687, Configure Remote Access and Mobility).

You will learn:

  • How Windows 8 simplifies DirectAccess
  • Configuring offline file policies
  • Changing the startup key storage location to a removable USB drive