Windows administrator jobs and training

  • March 02, 2017 02 Mar'17

    Microsoft open source efforts draw praise

    Industry observers are buying into Microsoft's attempts to reach new users, as the company builds support for Linux and other open source technologies in its offerings.

  • August 25, 2016 25 Aug'16

    Microsoft Ignite 2016 conference coverage

    Find all the independent reporting and analysis from the Microsoft Ignite conference 2016 in one place.

  • April 30, 2015 30 Apr'15

    Experts share predictions for Microsoft Ignite

    Experts give insights on Microsoft Ignite, what Windows services they hope to hear about, and whether this show will live up to TechEd conference fame.

  • February 04, 2014 04 Feb'14

    IT pros size up new Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella with a critical eye

    Microsoft's new CEO Satya Nadella brings technical expertise to the helm, but can he provide a roadmap that offers IT pros reason for optimism rather than continued frustration?

  • January 24, 2014 24 Jan'14

    New Microsoft certs changes that IT pros need to know

    The Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows 8.1 and System Center 2012 R2 releases are responsible for the updated MCSA and MCSE cert exams.

  • January 23, 2014 23 Jan'14

    Why a CIO's relationship with enterprise IT security is important

    A CIO's role and the overall success of an enterprise's security are the two main factors that can make or break an organization.

  • December 03, 2013 03 Dec'13

    Successful career strategies for IT administrators

    IT admins can craft a successful career with professional development, crucial certifications and being inspired by innovative CIO strategy.

  • May 20, 2010 20 May'10

    The IT salary market and how to increase your value

    While compensation for IT pros is slightly down, there are ways to separate yourself from the pack and increase your value.

  • February 23, 2010 23 Feb'10

    Does certification really matter in IT?

    According to our recent survey, over half of IT respondents reported having no certifications. This begs the question; do industry-recognized certifications still matter in IT?

  • 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.

  • August 17, 2009 17 Aug'09

    Which Windows skills are in demand?

    There are fewer jobs in IT, and employers pay new hires less. But the news is not all bad. SharePoint experience, for one, is in demand in Windows shops.

  • December 01, 2008 01 Dec'08

    Economic downturns call for Active Directory proficiency

    Sharp Active Directory skills and an understanding of identity management systems are crucial for IT administrators during corporate downsizing.

  • February 13, 2008 13 Feb'08

    Lack of scripting skills could derail a Windows career

    Active Directory and Exchange Server administrators must learn scripting language and command prompts to keep their careers on track.

  • December 18, 2006 18 Dec'06

    Kill the IT buzzwords

    IT analysts, executives and administrators list their least favorite tech words. If the comments give you a case of securanoia, you should probably avoid lists like this in the future.

  • August 30, 2006 30 Aug'06

    IT execs forced to adopt new recruitment tactics

    Can't find skilled workers? Perhaps you're just looking in all the wrong places.

  • June 12, 2006 12 Jun'06

    News from Microsoft TechEd 2006

    TechEd, Microsoft's annual showcase event for enterprise IT professionals and application developers, is being held June 11th-16th in Boston. Find out what topics were the talk of TechEd this year!

  • March 07, 2005 07 Mar'05

    Step-by-Step Guide: 12 steps to project management success

    Managing a successful IT project isn't just a technical and organizational issue. It's about managing people. Poor communication, internal politics, poor teamwork, lack of management support and poor planning are the primary reasons that projects ...

  • February 22, 2005 22 Feb'05

    Best practices for Active Directory staff development

    IT managers who want to make the most out of their investment in modern server OSes like Windows Server 2003 shouldn't neglect staff training on Active Directory.

  • April 20, 2004 20 Apr'04

    Know-IT-all Chapter Quiz #9: Answer key

    ANSWER KEY: Know-IT-all Chapter Quiz #9
    Windows Server Undocumented Solutions

  • April 14, 2004 14 Apr'04

    What is Terminal Services?

    You may have heard of Terminal Services and Microsoft's Terminal Server, but never had the time to find out the details. Get in-depth definitions for both here!

  • September 11, 2003 11 Sep'03

    Meet the new 'Microsoft Learning' organization

    Microsoft has rolled up its independent Microsoft Press, TechNet and training and certification groups into a single organization. The purpose of the new group is to offer IT professionals a central source of "integrated learning" beyond mere ...

  • August 30, 2001 30 Aug'01

    Dos and don'ts to help desk success

    Management tools can automate help desk processes, but it takes a skilled IT manager to make those tools work to the best of their capabilities. To add to help desk managers' skill sets, searchWindowsManageability asked help desk experts to offer ...