Windows Server "8" Beta Virtual Lab on Dynamic Access Control

Written by Dr. Rainer Pollak, CTO dataglobal on Thursday, 10 May 2012.

Free hands on for DAC in Microsoft Virtual Lab Series

Microsoft has launched a virtual lab series for customers wanting to experience the beta release of Windows Server "8" firsthand. You can test drive new and improved features and functionality, including the long-awaited Dynamic Access Control. It's simple: no complex setup or installation is required to try out Windows Server "8" running in a full-featured virtual lab. You get a downloadable manual and a 90-minute block of time for each module. 

DAC pulls in the crowds at the 2012 Storage & Data Management Technology Solution Days

on Thursday, 19 April 2012. Posted in Events

dataglobal enjoys excellent response to the subject of automatic file classification

Attendance was high as the 2012 Storage & Data Management Technology Solution Days opened its doors on Tuesday. As a technology leader for company-wide classification, dataglobal had been invited by the IT Business Academy to present an overview of the deployment options for automated classification systems.
The topic of Automated File Classification and Dynamic Access Control proved to be a real crowd-puller and a highly popular subject at the event.

Video with Introduction to DAC

Written by Bernd Hoeck on Tuesday, 17 April 2012. Posted in Videos, Basics

Interview with Josh Heller includes demo bits

Video with Introduction to DAC
Rick Claus, author at Channel 9, interviews Josh Heller, Senior Product Manager at Microsoft, about Dynamic Access Control (DAC) in Windows Server 2012. Next to some demos of the product the video explains what Dynamic Access Control can do and how it relates to NTFS permissions.

It gives some insights on how DAC can be retro-fitted for existing environments and how the permissions dynamically applied to the files and shares. It finally illustrates how we automatically classify information for the files and what the enhancements made from File Classification Infrastructure in Windows Server 2008 R2 are.

Understand and Troubleshoot Dynamic Access Control in Windows Server "8" Beta

Written by Bernd Hoeck on Friday, 02 March 2012. Posted in Whitepaper

New "Understand and Troubleshoot Guide" by Microsoft on Dynamic Access Control

Understand and Troubleshoot Dynamic Access Control in Windows Server
This Understand and Troubleshoot Guide by Microsoft enables you to learn technical concepts, functionality, and troubleshooting methods for Dynamic Access Control in Windows Server “8” Beta.

This paper provides you with:
  • A technical overview and functional description of this feature.
  • Technical concepts to help you successfully install, configure, and manage this feature.
  • User Interface options and settings for configuration and management.
  • Relevant architecture of this feature, with dependencies, and technical implementation. Primary troubleshooting tools and methods for this feature.