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Steven Braunschweiger

Azure Virtual Desktop Versus Windows 365: Which Desktop-as-a-Service is best for your organization?

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Azure Virtual Desktop (AVD) and Windows 365 enable organizations to take advantage of Desktop-as-a-Service (DaaS) for end-users.

These are similar solutions but optimized for different use cases. Navigating them can be complex - save money by licensing appropriately for your specific needs!

Similarities of Azure Virtual Desktop and Windows 365:

AVD and Windows 365 share a common ground in functionality and use cases. Both solutions provide remote desktops to users. They are used to empower remote workers with powerful desktops from anywhere. These solutions remain secure because the end-user unmanaged hardware (pc, tablet, phone) is separate from the processing power of the virtual desktops provided to run the user’s applications.

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Sean Connelly

Universal Print | The Death of Print Servers – Enable Users to Print to Any Printer Without Drivers!

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Universal Print from Microsoft is a cloud-based print solution that enables simple, rich, and secure printing experiences while reducing time and effort for IT
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What is Universal Print?

Universal Print is a Microsoft 365 subscription-based service that organizations use to centralize print management through the Universal Print portal, saving your end users and IT department time. It enables organizations to manage their print infrastructure through a Cloud service from Microsoft, as Universal Print runs entirely on Microsoft Azure. It's fully integrated with Azure Active Directory and supports single sign-on scenarios, bringing further security and ease to your printing environment.

Deploying with Universal Print–compatible printers do not require any on-premises server infrastructure, and Universal Print can be deployed with non-compatible printers by using Universal Print connector software.

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John Rice

ON-DEMAND WEBINAR | Windows 365 - Provision a New PC in Seconds with the Power of the Microsoft Cloud

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Many organizations spend a great deal of effort and money managing their PC lifecycles.

Hosted on the Microsoft Cloud, Windows 365 enables organizations to quickly and easily provision a Windows instance that is accessible from any end-user device! This approach brings significant savings compared to traditional PC management.

In this on-demand event, Interlink's experts walk you through common Windows 365 use cases, key design principles, and management and security benefits. You’ll learn how Microsoft has streamlined the deployment and management of Windows 365 in ways that make it a simple and secure solution for your end-users and applications.

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After viewing this on-demand event, you’ll also have a good understanding of:

  • Windows 365 basics
  • Security advantages vs. traditional desktops
  • Migrating from RDS or Citrix to Windows 365
  • Integrations with Microsoft 365 & Office – including Endpoint Manager
  • Central deployment and management of applications
  • How to easily scale to support thousands of users
  • Areas to reduce total cost of ownership
  • Funding/Licensing
  • And much more!

If you’re interested in learning more about Windows 365 - a powerful new technology that enables organizations to provide desktop-as-a-service to end-users – and how it can benefit your organization, view this webinar today!

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Mike Wilson
Vice President/CTO | Interlink Cloud Advisors

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Steven Braunschweiger
Senior Enterprise Cloud Architect | Interlink Cloud Advisors

 
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John Rice

ON-DEMAND WEBINAR | Azure Virtual Desktop: Delivering Remote Access-as-a-Service in a Quick, Secure, and Easily Managed Solution

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Are you using Remote Desktop Services or Citrix? If so, you need to be looking at Azure Virtual Desktop (AVD).

Additionally, if you offer traditional VPN remote access, Azure Virtual Desktop can be a more secure alternative that you should consider.

In this on-demand webinar, Interlink, one of the first Microsoft Partners in the country to achieve the Azure Virtual Desktop Advanced Specialization, walk you through common Azure Virtual Desktop use cases, key design principles, and management and security benefits.

Powered by the Azure Platform, AVD is a powerful new technology that enables organizations to provide desktop-as-a-service to end-users. Microsoft has streamlined the deployment and management of Azure Virtual Desktop in ways that make it a cost-effective and secure solution for your end-users and applications.

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John Rice

Interlink Earns Exclusive Microsoft Windows Virtual Desktop Advanced Specialization

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Tech Consulting Firm One of 10 Providers to Earn Distinction in the U.S. 
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Cincinnati, OH – July 8, 2021Interlink Cloud Advisors, a leading technology consulting firm specializing in Microsoft technologies, today announced it has earned the Microsoft Windows Virtual Desktop advanced specialization, a validation of deep knowledge, extensive experience, and expertise in deploying, scaling and securing Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) on Azure

Interlink earned the Microsoft Windows Virtual Desktop Advanced Specialization by meeting stringent criteria around customer success and staff skilling, as well as passing a third-party audit of their Windows Virtual Desktop technical practices. Supporting secure remote work for employees is more critical than ever. Windows Virtual Desktop is a Microsoft solution that seamlessly integrates with other Microsoft products and allows customers to implement virtual desktops in a scalable, secure, and cost-effective way.

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