Windows author Mark Minasi dissects Windows Server 2008

Best-selling Windows server author Mark Minasi parses the best and worst of Windows Server 2008 in a interview. Other topics include PowerShell, 64-bit technology and Active Directory.

Whether you are looking for reasons to deploy Windows Server 2008 or waiting, best-selling Windows server author Mark Minasi offers his usual trenchant opinion in this exclusive interview with News Director Margie Semilof. Minasi parses the best and worst of Microsoft's newest server operating system and explains why you will probably have to wait until R2 to manage administrative tools like PowerShell as an object in Group Policy. Other advice for IT managers includes where in your enterprise you should deploy 64-bit technology and how much RAM you will need to optimize 64-bit performance.

This was last published in May 2008

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