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Implementing DirectAccess with Windows Server 2016 by Richard M. Hicks

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© Richard M. Hicks 2016

Richard M. Hicks, Implementing DirectAccess with Windows Server 2016, 10.1007/978-1-4842-2059-7_13

13. Managing Out

Richard M. Hicks

(1)Rancho Santa Margarita, California, USA

One of the key differentiators of DirectAccess compared to traditional, client-based VPN is that the DirectAccess connection is bidirectional . Not only can remote users seamlessly access applications and data on the corporate network from anywhere, but IT administrators can also initiate outbound network connections to connected DirectAccess clients to perform remote administration, wherever they are, and even if a user is not logged on.

From a client perspective, DirectAccess is an IPv6-only solution. The DirectAccess client communicates with the DirectAccess ...

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