Windows Server Monitoring and Administration News
August 09, 2016
Of the nine security bulletins released for August Patch Tuesday, Windows Server operating systems are only affected by six.
December 03, 2012
Systems management expert Don Retallack offers details of next year's Microsoft System Center 2012 Service Pack 1.
November 15, 2012
As Microsoft tries to become as agile as Apple and Google, there's concern that fast-paced Windows releases won't work for enterprise customers.
August 18, 2010
Microsoft has put an emphasis on green IT with its next release for System Center Configuration Manager 2007, but will organizations feel the need to upgrade?
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Microsoft Nano Server sheds the traditional Windows Server GUI which means some administrators will need to adapt to adopt this deployment model. Continue Reading
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Homogeneous system management tools provide excruciating detail on servers, but in some circumstances, heterogeneous tools are a better choice. Continue Reading
Microsoft's recent pledge of more frequent OS upgrades has enterprises wondering what to make of the new schedule. Take a look at its pros and cons. Continue Reading
The Open Compute Project aims to bring streamlined servers to data centers of all sizes to make technology refreshes less painful. Continue Reading