Network Access Protection (NAP)

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

April, 2007

  • Updated NAP step-by-step guides for Longhorn Beta 3

    Hi everyone! My name is Greg Lindsay, and I’m a technical writer on the Windows Server User Assistance team. I’ve been lucky to be assigned the task of writing about NAP, and just published 4 new step by step guides for Beta 3. I’ve enjoyed working on...
  • Longhorn Web Chat: The Network Access Protection (NAP) Server

    Network Policy Server (NPS) in Longhorn Server, formerly known as IAS, is the heart of Network Access Protection (NAP). NPS is the Microsoft implementation of a Remote Authentication Dial-in User Service (RADIUS) server. Besides acting as policy evaluation...
  • EAPHost and EAP-Methods in Windows Vista and Longhorn

    The Enterprise Networking Group (ENG) is hosting a web-chat about EAPHost on Wednesday 04/11/2007. This chat is useful for both, those who are new to EAPHost and would like to know about it, as well as those who already have basic familiarity with EAPHost...
  • NAP Beta 3 is now available!

    Great news. Longhorn Server Beta 3 has gone public. This is really great news for everyone who wants to TRY NAP NOW! Here is the ISO download location: http://www.microsoft.com/technet/prodtechnol/beta/lhs/default.mspx I will be posting information...