Microsoft Active Directory Design and Administration
- May 25, 2010
Microsoft has released the first beta for its upcoming systems and client management product, tentatively dubbed System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM) v.Next. The new release is designed to ...
- May 21, 2010
Studies have noted an uptick in x86 hardware purchases of late, the reasons for which align well with Microsoft's most recent OS and virtualization releases.
- May 20, 2010
While compensation for IT pros is slightly down, there are ways to separate yourself from the pack and increase your value.
- May 11, 2010
While details on the next release of Windows Server have already started to trickle out, it could be the last traditional server OS from Microsoft before the cloud takes over.
- May 10, 2010
Storage headaches tend to get worse over time, but following the proper configuration and management steps can be the perfect remedy for your SAN-related woes.
- May 07, 2010
The updated version of Microsoft's claims-based identity software has single sign-on capabilities for apps both on-premise and in the cloud.
- May 05, 2010
The Central Administration has been boiled down so it's easier to navigate. IT managers will see the familiar ribbon found throughout the Office 2010 product line.
- April 27, 2010
A new app could help simplify the management of Active Directory-related help desk calls straight from your mobile phone. It’s called AD HelpDesk, a brand new iPhone app designed to aid with the ...
- April 26, 2010
I thought I’d take a quick moment to run through some of the key points I took away from Microsoft Management Summit 2010 this year for those who weren’t able to attend. I was only there Tuesday ...
- April 22, 2010
Microsoft fleshed out its Systems Center roadmap and released some new tools this week, including the long awaited Service Manager.
- April 20, 2010
Microsoft dropped its cloud computing plans on a really tough audience - the systems management administrators gathered at MMS this week.
- April 08, 2010
The first service pack for Exchange Server 2010 also adds improved OWA performance and some new management UI enhancements, among other things.
- March 29, 2010
If you're planning an Exchange Server 2010 migration, it's best to take a holistic approach -- test, rehearse and document the upgrade -- so you don't hit any snags during the transition.
- March 25, 2010
Remember Microsoft's aggressive deals and migration tools aimed at moving enterprises off Domino and onto Exchange? Google is now eyeing those customers.
- March 23, 2010
Microsoft will phase out Select license agreements this summer in favor of its Select Plus program. But Select Plus may not give customers the best discounts.