And, oh yeah, it’s up to you to manage these situations.
So in these cases, using “out-of-the-box” Group Policy might not be the best for you. This is because Group Policy (out of the box, anyway) means you’ll need to have an on-premises domain controller and GPOs with directives for what you want to do.
Instead, if you have one of these situations you might want to check out a cloud-based way of getting Group Policy settings (or at least some Group Policy settings) out to your machines.
So in this appendix, we’ll talk about two cloud options: Microsoft Intune and PolicyPak Cloud.
These two systems have pretty different goals and don’t overlap that much.
Microsoft Intune is Microsoft’s pay-as-you-go endpoint and user management service (delivered as a cloud service). Here’s the general idea: