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Microsoft Windows Server 2008 Administration News
December 15, 2014
Google's support of Windows Server mutually benefits both companies' platforms, but it may not be enough for a Microsoft shop.
July 10, 2012
July's Patch Tuesday update fixes vulnerabilities in IE and MSXML. Plus, Microsoft hardened Windows Update certificates.
May 08, 2012
Microsoft addressed 23 vulnerabilities as part of its May Patch Tuesday update, addressing flaws in Windows and Office.
April 10, 2012
April's Patch Tuesday announcement from Microsoft included four critical bulletins addressing flaws in Windows, Windows Server and Internet Explorer.
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Windows Server Core is a minimal installation option for the Windows Server operating system (OS) that has no GUI and only includes the components required to perform server roles and run applications. Continue Reading
As Windows Server 2008 end of life draws near, companies still using 16-bit applications need to be resourceful to keep them running. Continue Reading
Windows Server 2008 is the server operating system developed by Microsoft. Continue Reading
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For years Microsoft has worked to expand its slate of troubleshooting tools for admins. But with no Support Tools to download for the latest OS, do the same utilities still apply? Continue Reading
A lot has changed with the NTBackup tool in Windows Server 2008 – including its name. Learn how loss of flexibility paved the way for enhanced functionality with Windows Server Backup. Continue Reading
RemoteApps in Windows Server 2008 give Terminal Services administrators the ability to create a published desktop -- without the desktop. Continue Reading
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PowerShell Server Manager allows administrators to manage multiple servers, Windows roles and features -- all from a single console. Continue Reading
Admins starting to use PowerShell's Remoting features may run into some growing pains with remote commands. Combat these with a few simple tricks. Continue Reading
A lot has changed since the release of Microsoft’s first-generation hypervisor technology. See what’s new and what you may have missed with this comprehensive guide to all things Hyper-V. Continue Reading
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When support ends for Windows Server 2008 in 2020, what are your options to keep critical 16-bit applications running? Continue Reading
Admins might have experience with the DCPromo tool in Windows Server's Server Manager. Learn about its history and where it's going. Continue Reading
Admins facing Windows Server frequent hangs and crashes can use a number of tools, like Event Tracing for Windows, to catch a badly behaving task. Continue Reading