Last week the public preview of Multimedia redirection (MMR) for Azure Virtual Desktop was announced! MMR provides the user with a very smooth video playback experience while watching videos in a browser running on Azure Virtual Desktop.

Essentially what happens is that the video from the browser to offloaded to…


Happy to announce my new book: Getting started with Bicep : Infrastructure as code is now available on Amazon both in kindle and paper back!

I’m extremely honored and thankful that both Mark Russinovich and Alex Frankel wrote on introduction to this book! Thank you so much for taking the…


https://azure.microsoft.com/en-us/resources/windows-virtual-desktop-handbook-security-fundamentals/

I have authored a new e-book which focusses on all the security aspects of Windows Virtual Desktop. Find out how to secure your Windows Virtual Desktop environment when implementing your WVD infrastructure in Azure.

This security handbook provides technical hands-on guidance help protect your desktops, apps and data in your…


Yesterday, a couple of code snippets I contributed to Bicep 💪, were merged in the latest Bicep CLI version 0.3.310! Super cool to see this in action myself for the first time.

What does it allow you to do? Bicep is the DSL which allows you to create Azure Resources…


I decided it was about time to publish the decks of my speaking engagements into a central repo. Github ⭐ seemed like the perfect place, so here it is. It contains a first subset of my sessions over the past years from in-person events around the world 🌎(pre-Covid), various community conferences, meetups & webinars 🎥! https://lnkd.in/dKmpiSy Most session discuss topics around Windows Virtual Desktop, Remote Desktop Services, ARM Templates and Bicep!

#WVD #Bicep #Community


Recently Parallels announced version 18 of their Remote Application Server (RAS) product is coming soon! The release notes with added features and improvements for this version is huge! The highlights are as:

  • Windows Virtual Desktop Integration
  • FSLogix Profile Containers Integration
  • UX Evaluator & Advanced Session Metrics
  • Automated Image Optimizations
  • RDSH…

I had the privilege to test drive the integration of MSIX app attach in the Azure portal at an early stage. In this article I’ll share my early test results!

On October 16, 2019 I wrote the article MSIX app attach will fundamentally change working with application landscapes on Windows…


A couple of weeks ago I posted an article on my first experiences with Project ‘Bicep’. Back then, Project ‘Bicep’ was just released as an 0.1 Alpha version. In case you missed that article, follow this link.

Recently, version 0.2 was released which contains some great features as listed on…


Two weeks ago I shared a couple of first screenshots of using the Surface Duo as a Windows Virtual Desktop client. You can catch the article here: Microsoft Surface Duo, running WVD!


The launch of Microsoft Surface Duo received a lot of attention! In case you missed the announcement videos, check out the Surface Duo landing page!

The first use case I, and many other in this space, though of was: the ideal portable WVD Client that you can take literally anywhere…

Freek Berson

Windows Virtual Desktop (WVD) and Remote Desktop Services (RDS) enthusiast / evangelist and Microsoft Most Valuable Professional, working at Wortell

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