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Manage Windows Azure Active Directory by using Windows PowerShell

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As an administrator, you can use the Windows Azure Active Directory Module for Windows PowerShell cmdlets to accomplish many Windows Azure AD tenant-based administrative tasks such as user management, domain management and for configuring single sign-on. This topic includes information about how to install these cmdlets for use with your tenant.


Windows Server 2012: Planning for Active Directory Forest Recovery

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This guide has now been updated to include using virtualized domain controller cloning in Windows Server 2012 to expedite forest recovery.

Written by adamsync

May 2, 2013 at 22:30

Best Practices for Securing Active Directory

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Written by adamsync

May 2, 2013 at 22:24

General Availability release of Windows Azure AD

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Windows Azure Active Directory Graph Team blog

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The Windows Azure Active Directory Graph Team has a blog:

“Windows Azure Active Directory( AAD ) provides identity management and access control capabilities for your cloud applications. The AAD graph API will let you access the information in the directory through a very simple RESTful service.”

This post has an overview and context for AAD and you can try out the Graph API here (and click Use Demo Company).

Understand and Troubleshoot Dynamic Access Control in Windows Server 2012

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I have updated my post on Dynamic Access Control in Windows Server 2012 learning resources to include a link to the recently released update of the outstandingly good

Understand and Troubleshoot Dynamic Access Control in Windows Server 2012

guide by Mike Stephens of Microsoft. The doc was part of the Understand and Troubleshoot guides for the Windows Server 2012 beta program,  a very fine example of a technical guide.

Written by adamsync

March 1, 2013 at 21:47

Nordic Infrastructure Conference 2013 – session videos available

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Videos of talks covering topics in:

Windows server
Virtualization & Cloud
System Management
Unified Communication
Windows Client
Partner talks

given at the Nordic Infrastructure Conference held in January are now available. There’s broad coverage by many well-known speakers, see the Agenda for links to the videos.