How to evaluate the health of an Active Directory implementation with instrumentation built right into the platform.
There's plenty to drive IT mad. Constantly changing UIs, shoddy tech support and annoying sales practices -- and that just scratches the surface of what bugs Redmond readers.
With a new file system, Features on Demand, and major improvements to storage, networking and clustering, the forthcoming server OS is a substantial move forward for Microsoft.
Many organizations are slowly phasing out the traditional and clunky IPSec VPN for newer SSL VPNs. Here's the pros and cons.
Mary Jo Foley on whether Microsoft can/will turn up the speed in which it delivers new updates.
Readers respond to a recent IT Decision Maker Blog post, "Windows Server 2012: IT Pros Will Need WS-MAN Remoting Skills (and Not Just for PowerShell)."
A step-by-step guide to help you deploy IIS and default Web sites using PowerShell in less than five minutes!
Greg Shields lays out the new and improved features to look for in Windows Server 2012's Active Directory.