Group Policy Objects (GPOs)

When it came to Active Directory, few features stuck out more to admins than Group Policy Objects (GPOs). Using GPOs allowed IT admins to control entire system fleets in an instance. Thankfully, JumpCloud Policies are a cross-platform version of the valued tool.

DIRECTORY-AS-A-SERVICE (DAAS)

Understanding Policies: Lock Screen

The JumpCloud Lock Screen Policy helps admins achieve compliance by controlling how long systems stay idle until they are locked down.

GROUP POLICY OBJECTS (GPOS)

Cloud GPOs (Group Policy Objects)

GPOs have always been a vital part of Microsoft AD's platform. Now that IT is moving to the cloud though, many admins are wondering if cloud GPOs exist.

GROUP POLICY OBJECTS (GPOS)

What is System Management?

Effective system management means IT knows what is taking place on all of the systems in their environment, and they can enforce company policies.

GROUP POLICY OBJECTS (GPOS)

GPOs “as-a-Service”

The Group Policy Object has long been a handy tool for IT admins, but some are wondering how they can leverage GPOs-as-a-Service.

DIRECTORY-AS-A-SERVICE (DAAS)

Cross Platform GPOs

IT pros have long enjoyed the Active Directory functionality called Group Policy Objects (GPOs) for their Windows devices. Unfortunately, they […]

GROUP POLICY OBJECTS (GPOS)

GPOs for Windows, macOS, and Linux

Is there a single solution that offers GPOs (group policy objects) for Windows, macOS, and Linux systems? In short, yes, there is.

GROUP POLICY OBJECTS (GPOS)

What are Group Policy Objects?

What are Group Policy Objects, and can they work with Mac and Linux too? A new solution offers cross-platform GPO-like capabilities from the cloud.

GROUP POLICY OBJECTS (GPOS)

GPO (Group Policy Object) Competition

The concept of Group Policy Objects has been key for Microsoft® Active Directory®, however, it has its limits. Is there GPO competition in the market?

GROUP POLICY OBJECTS (GPOS)

The Future of GPOs

As IT organizations shift away from Microsoft Active Directory® on-prem, many IT admins are concerned about the future of GPOs.