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Microsoft Windows Server Provisioning News
September 27, 2016
Microsoft dedicated its opening keynote to the benefits of Azure, but IT pros say the company's on-ramp to the cloud still needs some work.
September 20, 2016
Microsoft offers a refactored Windows Server 2016 option called Nano Server that fills the need for speed in today's data centers. Here's how it works.
October 01, 2014
Microsoft is gearing up for another Windows Server release, with new features for Hyper-V and identity management. NAP is left behind.
November 30, 2009
Microsoft is closer to delivering System Center Service Manager, but after long delays, the company may have missed the boat.
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System Center Orchestrator tackles tedious tasks and can even make autonomous decisions based on conditions set by the Windows administrator. Continue Reading
Microsoft refined PowerShell Desired State Configuration in Windows Server 2016 to make server configurations less of a chore for administrators and developers. Continue Reading
After Windows Server Core failed to catch on, Microsoft may convince administrators with its next attempt for a more VM- and cloud-friendly Windows Server deployment. Continue Reading
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As the release date for Windows Server 2016 draws near, will your organization decide to upgrade or go another route? Continue Reading
Nano Server, one of the key new Windows Server 2016 features, is a lightweight installation option designed to run in cloud instances and virtualized environments. Continue Reading
The graphical user interface delivers a familiar environment for many administrators, but it may not have much of a future. Continue Reading
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Containerization could force OS administrators to support more and newer OSes in production, as established large OSes seem a poor fit for tiny boxes. Continue Reading
Microsoft Nano Server sheds the traditional Windows Server GUI which means some administrators will need to adapt to adopt this deployment model. Continue Reading
With the general release of Windows 10 drawing near, admins can choose from a bevy of tools to help install the new OS. Continue Reading
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When determining the best commodity server OS for a data center, you have various Windows and Linux options. And they're anything but equal. Continue Reading
With the ease in which new virtual machines can go up these days, VM sprawl can quickly get out of hand without the proper provisioning standards in place. Continue Reading
Already popular among Windows admins, the Autoruns utility has been tweaked to further improve the process of troubleshooting software issues on slow or unresponsive systems. Continue Reading