Microsoft Windows 2000 Server Administration

  • August 14, 2006 14 Aug'06

    Mocbot update targets MS06-040 flaw

    Security experts raised the red flag Sunday as new malware targets the Windows flaw addressed in the MS06-040 patch. Attackers are using the flaw to expand IRC-controlled botnets.

  • May 01, 2006 01 May'06

    Six problems related to domain management members frequently have domain-related questions for our server management expert, Laura E. Hunter. Find out her answers now!

  • August 09, 2005 09 Aug'05

    10 tips in 10 minutes: Configuring Windows 2000 Server Installations

    Get a glimpse inside "Microsoft Windows 2000 Server Administrator's Companion, Second Edition," with these 10 tips to help you configure Windows 2000 Server installations and get your system in basic working order.

  • June 10, 2005 10 Jun'05

    Ask Microsoft: How can I identify locked files in Windows 2000 Server?

    A manager for Microsoft's internal IT organization explains how to identify the process that 'locks' a file from use by other processes in Windows 2000 Server.

  • April 18, 2005 18 Apr'05

    Ask Microsoft: Blue screens after a move to Win2k

    A group manager for Microsoft's internal IT organization talks about how to troubleshoot Windows 2000-based restart and network slowdown issues.

  • April 11, 2005 11 Apr'05

    Wireless basics

    A sample of the variety of introductions, basic tutorials and fundamentals coverage that are available to promote better understanding and use of wireless technologies in the enterprise.

  • March 22, 2005 22 Mar'05

    Free Microsoft patch tool morphs, nears completion

    What was SUS, then WUS will now be known as WSUS. On Tuesday, a near-final form of Windows Server Update Services was made available for review.

  • January 28, 2005 28 Jan'05

    Dealing with a less-than-perfect data center location

    In a perfect world, a company's primary data center would be in a nondescript suburban location far from headquarters. Alas, life in IT is a series of compromises.

  • December 16, 2004 16 Dec'04

    Service packs vs. rollups: The fix is in

    Some Microsoft customers clamor for Windows service packs that cover every imaginable fix, but experts warn that they should be careful what they wish for. In end-of-life cases like Windows 2000 Server, a rollup may be all they need.

  • December 09, 2004 09 Dec'04

    Don't get swept away by patch drift

    With hundreds of millions of lines of code operating on each client, IT managers have a tough job keeping their desktop environments stable, secure and consistent in the face of phenomenon known as drift.

  • November 30, 2004 30 Nov'04

    'Rollup' replaces SP5 for Windows 2000

    Microsoft plans to refresh the operating system in the middle of next year with a less formal collection of security and non-security updates than a full-fledged service pack.

  • November 23, 2004 23 Nov'04

    How to patch vulnerabilities and keep them sealed

    Time is the enemy of every IT manager charged with patching systems; implementing the right process can simplify the challenge.

  • October 18, 2004 18 Oct'04

    Cisco and Microsoft strike deal on perimeter security

    The companies' respective network-edge technologies will be interoperable, according to a Microsoft official, who also outlined the projected release dates for several Windows-related products and services.

  • September 23, 2004 23 Sep'04

    Microsoft answers admins' WUS questions

    In an interactive forum for IT administrators, Microsoft officials outlined features and related plans for its Windows Update Services patch management tool.

  • September 08, 2004 08 Sep'04

    Meet the SearchWin2000 experts!

    Tackling a tricky IT task just got easier! Meet our impressive collection of IT gurus and review their areas of expertise. They've got answers to your questions on a variety of important Windows topics.