Microsoft DirectAccess is a VPN like remote access technology
that is a core component of the Windows Server 2012 R2 Remote Access role. DirectAccess is a unique solution that is designed to replace traditional
VPN access. It provides secure, seamless, transparent and always-on remote access to corporate networks for clients running Windows 7 Enterprise, Windows 7 Ultimate, Windows 8.1 Enterprise, and Windows 10. DirectAccess provides these advantages over most
traditional VPN solutions:
Active Directory Domain joined client computers connect automatically rather than connections being user initiated
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