April updates to Azure RemoteApp

  • Within the month of April 2015, we released the following new features and capabilities for Azure RemoteApp:
  • Deploy Azure RemoteApp collection to your Azure Virtual Network (with support for Express Route), read full blog post.
  • Ability to use platform gallery image in a Hybrid deployment, read more
  • Microsoft Platform images and Azure RDSH gallery image were updated with April software updates for Windows Server 2012 R2
  • iOS client was updated to version to version 8.1.9 resolving issues on iOS 8.3.
  • Android BETA client was updated to version 8.1.10 resolving issues Windows key not working on an external keyboard
  • Mac client was updated to version 8.0.16 resolving issues and improving performance with drive redirection when moving large files

Following documentation was released and updated:

Two webinars were conducted, “PowerShell overview and how to reuse existing VNET for Hybrid deployments” on April 8th and the recorded session link is here, and “Preview how to publish app shortcuts to Windows Start menu and desktop client” on April 29th, watch the recorded session link is here. The next webinar is on May 20th at 8:30am PST. Register and get links to all recorded sessions here.

Related resources:

Thank you from the entire Remote Desktop (Azure RemoteApp) team!