August, 2010

  • Authenticating to UAG with an email address instead of user ID

    Summary I recently had a customer ask about how to do SSO with an email address and not the samAccountName. Knowing that Forefront Unified Access Gateway (UAG) is VERY flexible, the answer is of course yes , and this blog outlines how. Why authenticate...
  • Exchange Publishing - UAG Performance

    Here are the details of a recent test cycle our performance lab conducted for publishing Exchange with Unified Access Gateway (UAG) RTM. It should be noted that all sorts of factors impact performance, such as usage profiles, published applications, hardware...
  • Exchange Offline Address Book is not being updated

    We got reports from folks who published Outlook Anywhere through UAG and noticed their (apparently large) Offline Address Book (OAB) is not being updated. David Bahat from our test team came up with the following procedure that solves the problem....
  • How to set per user inactivity and forced timeout in UAG

    I recently had a customer ask about setting the timeout in Unified Access Gateway (UAG) on a per-user basis. By default, UAG allows you to determine this at the portal on an application basis, but not on a per-user basis. Knowing that UAG is VERY customizable...
  • Free Willy!

    As you all know, as we announced here on the UAG Team Blog site a few weeks ago, UAG’s “grand-father” product named e-Gap has reached its “end of support” date on July 13 th . Obviously, as a result of this, many of our long...
  • Microsoft Forefront UAG 2010 Administrator's Handbook

    Since UAG came out earlier this year, our customers and partners are increasingly interested in  a deeper dive into UAG, for a better understanding of how to get the most of the product. We are happy to inform you that in the near future PACKT publishing...
  • UAG is certified for Windows Server 2008 R2

    Forefront UAG has passed Certified for Windows Server 2008 R2 tests during April  2010, based on the UAG Update 1 release.  I’m pleased to announce that we have completed certification registration, and UAG is now listed in the Windows Server...