Windows Server storage management

  • June 20, 2007 20 Jun'07

    FAQ: Troubleshooting Windows hardware

    Have a question about troubleshooting Windows hardware? You may find the answer in this FAQ about Windows hardware troubleshooting.

  • May 22, 2007 22 May'07

    Considering BitLocker for remote server encryption

    Windows Server 2008 plays up improvements to BitLocker drive encryption. IT managers should take steps to prep for the technology.

  • March 05, 2007 05 Mar'07

    DST patches need testing right now

    The top priority for every Windows administrator for the upcoming week should be testing their Daylight Saving Time patches.

  • March 01, 2007 01 Mar'07

    Worm uses Symantec tools to infiltrate SQL Server

    Considered a moderate threat, the worm gains access to Microsoft's SQL Server and SQL databases by exploiting vulnerabilities in Symantec's antivirus software.

  • February 12, 2007 12 Feb'07

    SQL Server 2005 adoption on course for most IT shops

    The delays and extra testing has paid off for Microsoft, with SQL Server 2005 now getting a warm reception from IT managers.

  • January 16, 2007 16 Jan'07

    New SQL Server 2005 release targets remote users

    The latest version of Microsoft's database tool allows IT administrators to encrypt data while making it accessible to mobile workers.

  • January 15, 2007 15 Jan'07

    Windows management products earn top honors

    Winning the Gold for desktop remote control was GoToMyPC Corporate 5.0 from Citrix Online. VMware Infrastructure 3 was named disaster recovery Product of the Year 2006, along with Ipswitch Inc.'s WhatsUp Professional Premium 2006 for server ...

  • January 08, 2007 08 Jan'07

    Scripting School: Creating an inventory of mapped drive connections

    Many smaller enterprises have trouble keeping track of user connections to mapped drives. If users are creating and deleting their own network connections, it can be easy for them to duplicate or create redundant mappings, or to forget which drive ...

  • December 12, 2006 12 Dec'06

    Top 10 Windows backup tips of 2006

    Numerous tips on backup appeared on our site over the past 12 months, covering subjects ranging from the backup and restore functions inherent to Windows to the top reasons backups fail. Here's a look at 10 of the most popular tips related to backup...

  • December 11, 2006 11 Dec'06

    Scripting School: Managing Group Policy with VBScript

    You can use scripting to manage Group Policy itself. You can't use scripts to create or assign policies, but you can copy, back up and restore, import, and do Resultant Set of Policy reporting on policies using VBScript.

  • December 04, 2006 04 Dec'06

    Dell servers reduce power consumption

    The new Energy Smart versions of Dell's 1950 and 2950 PowerEdge servers use 20% less power than the standard PowerEdge versions.

  • November 13, 2006 13 Nov'06

    Admins reveal 2007 priorities

    Administrators reveal their 2007 IT priorities in reader survey.

  • October 24, 2006 24 Oct'06

    Data Protection Manager 2006 gets first service pack

    For those using System Center DPM 2006, your first service pack is ready for download.

  • October 16, 2006 16 Oct'06

    Linux saves the day by recovering data in Windows servers

    While the fear of losing stored data is a major issue for IT managers, not being able to recover what is lost is even more of a concern. Expert Gary Olsen provides some options for retrieving lost data, including a cool way to recover data from a ...

  • October 11, 2006 11 Oct'06

    Microsoft says ITMU fix is near

    Microsoft has a fix coming in early November that should help repair a vexing problem with the Microsoft Update scan engine.