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Windows 7. Windows 7 – New Features. DirectAccess Active Directory authentication without a VPN connection Firewall and NAT friendly with most existing network infrastructures Supports multi-factor authentication Uses IPv6-over-IPSec and Teredo

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windows 7 new features
Windows 7 – New Features
  • DirectAccess
    • Active Directory authentication without a VPN connection
    • Firewall and NAT friendly with most existing network infrastructures
    • Supports multi-factor authentication
    • Uses IPv6-over-IPSec and Teredo
    • Requires Server 2008 R2 back-end with SSTP and RRAS
    • Can be configured for split-tunnelling if desired
  • BranchCache
    • Similar to Cisco’s WAAS
    • Hosted Cache mode – Server 2008 R2 hosts the files (Host/Client)
    • Distributed Cache mode – PCs cache the content and distribute to each other (P2P)
    • HTTP, HTTPS, SMB – passive cache for reads – writes are never cached
    • Takes advantage of SMB 2.0 with Vista, Windows 7 and Server 2008
  • BitLocker To Go
    • USB storage devices can be encrypted
    • Encryption can be enforced for newly inserted devices
    • Policies can be set to require password complexity, smart cards, etc
    • Drive Prep Tool no longer necessary post-install if you want to enable BitLocker at a later date
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Windows 7 – New Features
  • AppLocker
    • Rule based application permissions model
    • Publisher rules are based on application digital signature
    • Relies on signed applications
    • Helps prevent unauthorized software installation
  • Virtual Desktop Infrastructure enhancements
    • Spanning monitor support with varying resolutions per monitor
    • Microphone support over RDP
    • Aero/DirectX/Multimedia/streaming over RDP
    • Mount VHD files as a drive letters
    • Boot from VHD files
  • Management
    • Credential Manager provides a ‘lock box’ for passwords for sites and services
    • Remote Assistance vastly improved
    • Action Center combines Security Center with Maintenance, Troubleshooting, and Recovery Centers
    • Native Biometric (fingerprint) and Location Sensor (GPS) driver support for many existing devices
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Windows 7 – New Features
  • HomeGroup
    • Domain-joined computers can be part of a HomeGroup
    • Uses a password for fileshares and printer shares
    • Easy to use
  • Multi-touch interfaces
    • Surface-esque control of the desktop
  • Libraries and enhanced Search
    • Search for items anywhere on your network with federated Search partners
    • Where you store files become less important as long as they can be indexed
  • Miscellaneous
    • ReadyBoost can be used on multiple devices at once
    • Desktop Gadgets can roam anywhere on the desktop
    • “SuperBar” – the controversial task bar replacement
windows 7 the vista connection
Windows 7 – The Vista Connection
  • Device Drivers
    • Targeting 100% success rate for Vista drivers under W7 – no radical API changes
    • Device driver support for Vista has improved greatly since RTM – will carry over for W7
    • You can actually trust drivers and links to OEMs offered by Windows Update
  • Application Compatibility
    • No radical departure in W7 compared to the jump from XP to Vista
    • Application vendors are writing more applications that do not require ‘admin’ access
  • UAC
    • 4 levels of protection/notification
    • Many system related prompts eliminated
    • Considerably less annoying by default
  • System requirements
    • Computer systems have caught up with Vista and W7 is streamlined for performance
    • Componentization of system features continue – makes adding and removing pieces easier
    • Windows Anytime Upgrade takes minutes instead of hours
    • Perfect for netbooks and older ACPI hardware
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