Zero Trust M&A Strategy: Apps and Desktop Access

With our zero trust mergers and acquisition strategy, we've seen how Workspace can integrate multiple identity providers across multiple organizations to create a unified application library. Now that the user is authenticated and authorized, we can now look at how we provide them access to apps and desktops. The first part is to verify the… Continue reading Zero Trust M&A Strategy: Apps and Desktop Access

Zero Trust M&A Strategy: Unified App Library

As we continue our look at the technical challenges with mergers & acquisitions, one thing will become a priority early on: providing users from one company with access to applications from the other company. The first part is to verify the user's identity with their original, primary identity provider, which we can easily do with… Continue reading Zero Trust M&A Strategy: Unified App Library

Zero Trust M&A Strategy: Adaptive Authentication

Those of us in IT understand the complexities with integrating two separate IT environments into one because of a merger/acquisition. How can we provide access to apps from another company with a zero trust network access (ZTNA) strategy?  This was something recently detailed in the following items Reference Architecture: Zero Trust Mergers & Acquisitions StrategyUser… Continue reading Zero Trust M&A Strategy: Adaptive Authentication

Tech Zone Live

Some of the best things in life comes in pairs: Peanut butter and jellyPeanut butter and chocolatePeanut butter and applesPeanut butter and bananasPeanut butter and potato chips (If you've never had a peanut butter and banana sandwich or a peanut butter and potato chip sandwich, you are missing out. Spectacular) And this is the thinking… Continue reading Tech Zone Live

Site Aggregation Connectivity vs Direct Workload Connection

After I posted the blog on Direct Workload Connection, I started to think... Didn't we already have something like this with site aggregation? I even remember when I first talked about site aggregation in 2018 that I drew up this particular diagram When we do site aggregation, we can have a user connect to on-premises… Continue reading Site Aggregation Connectivity vs Direct Workload Connection

Direct Workload Connection

I don't know of anyone who likes road construction, especially road construction that sends you on a multi-mile detour you around the construction. Detours are not as efficient as the direct route. They take more time for you to get to your destination. We will usually get the best experience if we can take the… Continue reading Direct Workload Connection

Considerations for Cloud Desktops – Skillset

Many moons ago when I first got my driver's license, I remember driving down the road in the small town I grew up in. All of the sudden, the engine dies. Luckily, I was able to coast into a parking lot. I parked the car and popped the hood. I'm not sure what I expected… Continue reading Considerations for Cloud Desktops – Skillset