Microsoft Windows Server in the data center News
October 21, 2014
Microsoft tries cloud in a box again, only this time with Windows, Azure and servers from Dell.
June 24, 2014
With end of life looming for Windows Server 2003, more users are migrating to Windows Server 2012. But for some it is taking longer than expected.
May 09, 2014
IT pros will get some new server app migration and SCCM add-on modules in the coming months as vendors ramp up their offerings.
February 27, 2014
BlackBerry, Dell, IBM, Microsoft and other major IT vendors must transform to survive the cloud and mobile era. Will IT buyers invest in their vision?
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It helps to know the issues surrounding Azure integration with Windows Server 2012 R2 and its implications for the data center. Continue Reading
The best part about Windows Azure Pack is the control you have over it while still allowing for automating and delegating tasks. Continue Reading
System Center, Microsoft's systems management suite, has been through many changes over the years to accommodate new software, the cloud and more. Continue Reading
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Adopting these Windows Server 2012 R2 add-ons means having a wide range of features available to your enterprise. Continue Reading
We took on a legacy data center and now, planning for performance optimization is a necessary evil. How can we corral OS sprawl? Continue Reading
A lot has changed with Microsoft's Windows Server, and administrators need to study up. Windows Server 2012 R2 means server administration and licensing will never be the same. Continue Reading
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A lot has changed with PowerShell 4.0. Whether you're new to the CLI or want new tricks in your server administrating bag, now's the time to bone up. Continue Reading
Security is on the minds of Windows Server admins everywhere, so we've compiled the best tips to help keep their enterprises secure. Continue Reading
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There's plenty to like about Hyper-V in Microsoft's latest OS. Here are the five top features. Continue Reading
A new generation of processors uses sophisticated combinations of techniques to prevent server failures in enterprise data centers. Continue Reading
The Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows 8.1 and System Center 2012 R2 releases are responsible for the updated MCSA and MCSE cert exams. Continue Reading