In-Depth Features

Avoid Disaster Downtime

Find information on disaster recovery and backup strategies.

Vol 1-10: Small Business Best Practices newsletter

Small Business Server 2000 Service Pack 1 Ships; Channel Rebate Update; more...

Income Conundrum

Sometimes you really have to ponder the meaning behind the numbers.

Vol 1-9: Small Business Best Practices

Microsoft Releases 8-hour Small Business Server E-learning course

Help for the Help Desk

Keep track of support requests with one of these packages.

Peers Helping Peers

We solicited readers to provide us with their technical problems, and we were inundated with letters. Here are some of the more provocative problems that we put to you—the readers—to solve.

Automated System Recovery and System Restore in Windows XP

Windows XP has more efficient tools for backup and recovery.

Balancing Act

Component Load Balancing, a feature of Application Center 2000 that works in the middle tier, can help your Web and other applications scale out in a new way.

What's the Problem?

Our experts troubleshoot your technical problems.

9 Troubleshooting Tactics

A best practices guide that'll turn you into a troubleshooting efficiency expert.

After the Crash

It’s not a matter of “if,” but “when,” your system turns that particular shade of blue that makes administrators see red. That’s when you’ll need to know what your options are to bring the dead box back to life.

Make Sense of Web Service Discovery

Rumors of DISCO's death have been greatly exaggerated -- it's simply hibernating. Roger Jennings shows you how to wake the DISCO service and prepare for eventual migration to its replacement: WS-Inspection.

Vol 1-8: Small Business Best Practices

Here Comes IBM Big Time in SMB!

The Xbox Files

Is Microsoft's wonder toy the next step in the evolution of the PC?

Remote Operator

Windows 2000 offers a number of ways to manage your servers and user applications when you aren’t, or can’t be, physically present. Come along for a guided tour, including a peek into the .NET future.

Smart Software Distribution

SMS packages are notorious bandwidth hogs. This unique four-step method overcomes the main drawbacks you face in using SMS for software distribution.

Canaveral iQ: Low-Cost Solution

Just need a few redundant servers, some shared apps and a quick, inexpensive setup? Check out New Moon Systems.

Server Management in Your Pocket

Three tools extend remote administration to the PocketPC.

License, Please

Staying on top of your organization’s software licenses will keep you gainfully employed and out of court.

MetaFrame: Enterprise-Class Remote Administration

If Windows 2000 doesn't scale well enough for your enterprise, consider solutions from the company that originated multi-user Windows technology.

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