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August 25, 2016
Find all the independent reporting and analysis from the Microsoft Ignite conference 2016 in one place.
July 10, 2012
July's Patch Tuesday update fixes vulnerabilities in IE and MSXML. Plus, Microsoft hardened Windows Update certificates.
October 14, 2011
In this week’s server news roundup, we explore the latest on SQL Server 2012, talk hypervisors and upcoming patches.
June 22, 2010
Unbeknownst to some admins, the latest versions of Windows Server include new or updated tools that can minimize the need for third-party options.
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Windows Server 2016 Network Controller serves up advanced SDN features that give admins more control over virtual and physical network components. But nothing in life is free. Continue Reading
The Microsoft Windows Background Intelligent Transfer Service (BITS) is a component in Microsoft Windows operating systems that takes unused network bandwidth to perform concurrent file transfers between machines. Continue Reading
Microsoft integrates key Windows Server 2016 features, such as Nano Server and data protection, with the new version of System Center. Continue Reading
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What do you get for your money -- and for free -- when using the Microsoft Operations Management Suite to handle workloads running in different environments? Continue Reading
Windows administrators can get their hands on ManageEngine's OpManager, a program that manages 10 devices. Continue Reading
Our admins can't get everything they need from native monitoring tools. What free tools can we use to monitor the overall health of Windows Server? Continue Reading
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To combat various Windows Update problems, administrators should consider implementing a WSUS server to regain control over the patching process. Continue Reading
Microsoft OMS features 'solution packs' that track resource usage, which can help administrators plan for future capacity needs. Continue Reading
System Health in Windows Server 2012 R2 Essentials can trigger alerts via email. Here's how to enable them. Continue Reading
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In Windows Server 2012, IT pros can prepare for failover scenarios using the newly built-in NIC teaming capability. Continue Reading
Mulling over an upgrade to Windows Server 2012? You're bound to have some questions. Our expert answers the most common ones. Continue Reading
Performance monitoring gets a graphical boost with the release of several new event tracing tools. Continue Reading