Microsoft Windows 2000 Server Administration News
August 14, 2006
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
SearchWinComputing.com members frequently have domain-related questions for our server management expert, Laura E. Hunter. Find out her answers now!
August 09, 2005
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
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.
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It is important to master certain Microsoft-specified objectives for the Implementing and Administering domain name system (DNS) section in the MCSE Windows 2000 Exam 70-217. This chapter describes objectives, including installing and configuring ... Continue Reading
The expanded, updated version of this popular operations guide is packed full of practical information to help IT professionals plan the installation, deployment, and maintenance of Windows 2000 Server. In addition to updated material on core topics... Continue Reading
When it comes to pursuing Microsoft certifications, nothing beats well-rehearsed preparation and practice. Though the details involved in pursuing the Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator (MCSA) certification differ somewhat from those involved... Continue Reading
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Two new utilities are the best available for probing the Local Security Authority (LSA) Secrets area of the Windows Registry. Continue Reading
The Windows 2000 Configure Your Server tool provides a central location that you can use to install and manage most of the important server tools, such as Active Directory. Continue Reading
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. Continue Reading
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Valuable Features: Open Source: All the sources for all the products are Open Source, so you can use a complete product from the start. There...Continue Reading
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Valuable Features: This software is the most powerfull monitoring tool that I know. Actually since 2005, when I started to work with ZABBIX,...Continue Reading
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IMO there is no comparison between Nagios and Zabbix. Zabbix wins hands down. Having worked with Zabbix since 1.4 it has evolved into a great...Continue Reading
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How can I update my entire user property sheet in AD with the phone numbers and other information? Continue Reading
This chapter digs into the meaty parts of server management. Get the inside scoop on pain-free backups, undocumented preventative maintenance procedures and nifty policy strategies. As a bonus, you get some interesting tips on how to deal with ... Continue Reading
It's important to update Windows 2000 with the latest service pack and any security updates and hot fixes that are appropriate for the server and your network Continue Reading
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Expert Christa Anderson offers some ideas for monitoring who is connecting to a terminal server, and when they are connecting. Continue Reading
Expert Christa Anderson explains why it isn't possible to allow drive mapping with Windows 2000 Terminal Services. Continue Reading
Admins can easily perform DNS configuration on Win2k Server for the purpose of creating a DNS zone. Continue Reading