How IT Works: NTFS Permissions How IT worksNTFS Permissions Richard Civil Several years ago I got quite a surprise while fixing the permissions on a client’s file server.
How IT Works: NTFS Permissions, Part 2 How IT WorksNTFS Permissions, Part 2 Richard Civil While security is essential in today’s network, unfortunately some administrators think they are secure if they just have a good firewall. Various studies suggest that up to 65 percent of all network compromises happen from inside the firewall. There are three areas of security where having a firewall will not help—and these are perhaps more important than having a firewall. Physical security is number one on my list.
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Create User Accounts from Information in an Excel Spreadsheet Greg Stemp Microsoft Corporation April 14, 2004 Summary: Demonstrates how script writers can retrieve information stored in a Microsoft Excel spreadsheet and use that information to create new user accounts in Microsoft Active Directory. (13 printed pages) System administrators, or so we are often told, are the last of the rugged individualists. System administrators don't use mice and dropdown lists; they type their commands at the command line.
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by Daniel Petri - January 8, 2009 Installing Windows Server 2008 is pretty straightforward and is very much like installing Windows Vista, but I thought I'd list the necessary steps here for additional information. For those of you who have never installed Vista before, the entire installation process is different than it used to be in previous Microsoft operating systems, and notably much easier to perform. How to Install Windows Server 2008 Step by Step
IT Camp: Virtualization Microsoft Office, ADVANTA-B Starts: Thursday, January 30, 2014 9:00 AM Ends: Thursday, January 30, 2014 4:00 PM Time zone: (GMT-08:00) Pacific Time (US & Canada) Windows Server 2008: Web, Virtualization, Security, and a Solid Foundation for Your Business Workloads
Service Pack 2 (SP2) for Windows Server 2008 and Windows Vista is an update to Windows Vista and Windows Server 2008. It provides customer and partner feedback-driven fixes into a single service pack, minimizing deployment and testing complexity. In addition to all previously released updates since Service Pack (SP1), SP2 supports new types of hardware, and adds support for several emerging standards. Download Service Pack 2 SP2 standalone downloads are for computers that have Windows Server 2008 SP1 or Windows Vista SP1 installed and want to update to Service Pack 2. Windows Server 2008 SP2 and Windows Vista SP2 Information
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Creating Backups of Windows 2008 Server Core Machines « the back room tech Windows 2008 Server Core is a minimalist installation of Windows Server 2008. It must be managed from the servers console command line or remotely via Terminal Services. In previous versions of Windows Server, NTbackup.exe was the program used for creating system backups. NTbackup.exe has been phased out and has been replaced in Windows 2008 by Windows Server Backup, wbadmin.exe. NTbackup is still available as a separate download in Windows 2008, only for backwards compatibility for restores, so don’t bother trying to use this legacy tool to create backups. Since the Server Core installation only installs files that are absolutely essential, we’ll first have to install Windows Server Backup.
Validation Required For more information about the validation process, click here. Microsoft Remote Server Administration Tools enables IT administrators to remotely manage roles and features in Windows Server 2008 from a computer that is running Windows Vista with Service Pack 1 (SP1) or later versions of Windows Vista Service Packs. Download details: Microsoft Remote Server Administration Tools for Windows Vista
Before installing AD on Server Core you should make sure you have all the basic requirements satisfied. Not being able to comply with the requirements will not let you set up the Active Directory. The actual list has not been published yet to my knowledge, so you might want to use Daniel Petri's How to install Active Directory on Longhorn Server Core - Windowmaker's blog
The typical server manager in the IT industry hails from the DOS era, and thus still sees the world without windows and colors. Consider that most of the procedures associated with server administration are controlled by the command console, and there is no way to even attach a mouse. Microsoft has tried to recognize the nature of many server admins in its development of Windows Server 2008; as you install, you see a new option: Core Installation. Windows Server 2008 Core Installation : Windows Server 2008 Core Installation - Review Tom's Hardware
Updated: October 22, 2009 Applies To: Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2008 R2 This guide provides instructions for building a server that is based on the Server Core installation option of the Windows Server® 2008 or Windows Server® 2008 R2 operating systems. It includes information about installation, initial configuration, and managing a server that is running a Server Core installation. Server Core Installation Option of Windows Server 2008 Step-By-Step Guide
Installing Windows Server 2008
Capabilities Server virtualization Take advantage of the cost savings of virtualization, and maximize server hardware investments by consolidating your servers as virtual machines on a single physical host. Hyper-V runs multiple operating systems including Windows, Linux, and others, in parallel, on a single server. Windows Server 2012 R2 extends Hyper-V’s capabilities with additional features and industry-leading scalability for host processors and memory. Windows Server 2008 Trial Software