Friday, February 5, 2016

Azure and Windows 10 Enterprise State roaming

The march of Azure and Windows 10 integration continues on with the announcement of Enterprise State Roaming public preview.

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This option basically allows Windows 10 machines that have their primary connection to Azure AD to have their settings roam between machines much like the situation now with Windows 10 and personal accounts.

To enable this you’ll need the most current build of Windows 10 and Azure AD Premium. You’ll then need to enable the setting in both Azure and Windows 10. This blog post from Microsoft outlines all the details:

More Azure AD and Windows 10 goodness: Enterprise State Roaming public preview!

To me this is further evidence of the growing native integration between Windows 10 and Azure AD. It also indicates why you should be payign close attention to this as it is becomes more powerful and feature rich.