Microsoft DirectAccess

Is Celestix SecureAccess an alternative to DirectAccess or Always On VPN?

What is Microsoft AutoVPN or Always On VPN? The official name of AutoVPN is Always-on VPN profile.  It is a client-side technology...

Microsoft DirectAccess vs Celestix SecureAccess; how do they compare?

Microsoft DirectAccess vs Celestix SecureAccess; how do they compare?

Overview Organizations may wonder whether an appliance provides worthwhile advantages over deploying Microsoft DirectAccess running on a generic Windows Server...

Microsoft DirectAccess – The New Choice of Enterprises over Traditional Virtual Private Network (VPN)

Microsoft DirectAccess is a unique solution designed specifically for managed Windows clients. It is aimed squarely at organizations that need...

Top 5 Reasons to Deploy Windows 10 with DirectAccess

Top 5 Reasons to Deploy Windows 10 with DirectAccess

DirectAccess has been with us for many years now, and organizations who were early adopters, have been enjoying the benefits...

Benefits and Use Cases of Deploying Celestix SecureAccess V Series in Virtualized Environments

Benefits and Use Cases of Deploying Celestix SecureAccess V Series in Virtualized Environments

Celestix Networks has been delivering turn-key, ready-to-deploy solutions on its dedicated, purpose-built appliances for nearly two decades. Today, the Celestix...

VPN or DirectAccess? Why not Both!

VPN or DirectAccess? Why not Both!

In my other blog post, I outlined why a DirectAccess solution often can’t completely replace a traditional VPN for secure...

Comparing DirectAccess DMZ and Edge Deployments

Comparing DirectAccess DMZ and Edge Deployments

Introduction When DirectAccess was first introduced with Windows Server 2008 R2, it required the server to be configured with two...

Security Considerations for DirectAccess Deployments

Security Considerations for DirectAccess Deployments

DirectAccess is a compelling remote access solution for managed Windows clients. It delivers exceptionally secure remote corporate network connectivity, while...

Migrating Forefront UAG DirectAccess to Celestix E Series

Migrating Forefront UAG DirectAccess to Celestix E Series

DirectAccess has been around for many years. It was first introduced in Windows Server 2008 R2, but was never widely...