Network Access Protection (NAP)

Latest news from the Network Access Protection (NAP) team at Microsoft.

July, 2006

  • What has the NAP team been up to lately?

    Well, we haven’t just been sitting around recovering from the Beta 2 push, that’s for sure. We jumped right in to Vista RC1 work. You only get a couple of hour’s breath, once a major milestone releases, to collect yourself before starting in on the next...
  • Is the NAP icon really the “Eye of Sauron”?

    I’m here to tell you our icon has no connection with “ The Lord of the Rings ”. :-> We have received Vista Beta 2 feedback that the icon is confusing and isn’t consistent with the rest of the Windows Security Center, etc. We are throwing around...
  • Coldplay + NAP

    Turns out the band Coldplay are big fans of the NAP Blog. Wow, we are flattered! Check out their "reaction shot" to the latest posts: Just kidding. :-> Jeff Sigman [MSFT] NAP Release Manager Jeff.Sigman@online.microsoft.com * http://blogs...
  • A real, living, breathing NAP customer speaks out – “OUR TRIP TO NAP-LAND”

    In April/May this year, our team from Education Queensland, a government department in Australia, headed to Redmond to take part in some preliminary testing and development work on the NAP project. This was a part of a Technology Adoption Program we signed...