Microsoft Active Directory Design and Administration

  • December 11, 2009 11 Dec'09

    Opalis acquisition could mean big things for System Center

    The news today is that Microsoft has finalized a new acquisition – Opalis Software, which experts are calling yet another example of the company’s commitment to the cloud and virtualization ...

  • December 10, 2009 10 Dec'09

    Remoting tops Windows PowerShell 2.0 features

    Of all the improvements made to PowerShell 2.0, the new remote management capabilities are expected to be the biggest hit among admins.

  • December 09, 2009 09 Dec'09

    Sell your CIO on helpful technologies

    Want to get on your CIO's good side this holiday season? Here are some suggested smart technologies that might help your enterprise cut costs and help you score points with the boss.

  • December 07, 2009 07 Dec'09

    Microsoft Services arm offers help with Win 7, Exchange 2010

    If you are installing new desktops or upgrading to a new version of Exchange and would like some help, these services from Microsoft are one option.

  • December 04, 2009 04 Dec'09

    Mark Minasi, Microsoft MinWin and you

    Microsoft has a long way to go before it reaches its goal for MinWin. Windows expert Mark Minasi talks about what MinWin means to IT professionals.

  • December 03, 2009 03 Dec'09

    R2 users will have to wait for Exchange 2007 support

    UPDATE! (6/22/2010) The wait is over. Exchange Server 2007 SP3 is now available. ORIGINAL POST (12/3/2009) Well I guess we know what Microsoft was thinking when it originally decided not to include ...

  • December 02, 2009 02 Dec'09

    What is Next Generation Active Directory?

    While the folks from Microsoft talked about a lot of different technologies at last month’s Professional Developers Conference, one of the most interesting ones is what the company is referring to ...

  • November 30, 2009 30 Nov'09

    Web trends alter role of the Windows OS

    The trend toward Web-based apps and hypervisors of all kinds has changed the role of the operating system. How far will it go?

  • November 30, 2009 30 Nov'09

    Microsoft still playing catch up with Service Manager

    Microsoft is closer to delivering System Center Service Manager, but after long delays, the company may have missed the boat.

  • November 25, 2009 25 Nov'09

    Tackling the social messaging dilemma

    There are positive aspects to social media. But as is frequently the case, the technology that's popular with consumers is far ahead of the enterprise's ability to deal with its ramifications.

  • November 23, 2009 23 Nov'09

    Application hosting here we come

    Whether you call it cloud, SaaS or hosting, putting applications outside the enterprise data center is an increasingly attractive option.

  • November 19, 2009 19 Nov'09

    Microsoft drops free migration tool for Exchange 2010

    IBM Lotus Notes or POP/IMAP users who want to migrate to Exchange Server 2010 will have to pay for third-party tools.

  • November 18, 2009 18 Nov'09

    Azure, Dallas all the buzz at PDC 2009

    The Professional Developers Conference is taking place in Los Angeles this week, and to no surprise, the Microsoft keynotes were all about the cloud. As we heard from Brent Ozar last month, ...

  • November 16, 2009 16 Nov'09

    Setting a career path via Windows 7 certification

    The general state of the economy has increased interest in IT certification training across the board.

  • November 11, 2009 11 Nov'09

    Microsoft shines a light on efficiency in Windows Server 2008 R2

    While Windows Server 2008 R2 has certainly gotten its fair share of attention over the past year, it’s hard to argue that it still hasn’t been somewhat overshadowed by the hype surrounding Windows ...