Installing a Windows Server 2012 Domain Controller

Many of our current customers are still running Windows Server 2008 and Windows Server 2008 R2 Domain Controllers and they are looking to replace … [Read more...]

Top 20 Microsoft Classes – Are You Up to Speed?

As the year if halfway gone, and you are evaluating the remainder of your plans for training, I wanted to share with you the most recent list of Top … [Read more...]

Hyper-V Virtual Switches

Virtual switches, in Hyper-V, are used to segment and isolate, as needed, network traffic between Hyper-V guests, the Hyper-V host and the external … [Read more...]

Managing Local Storage

Microsoft Windows Server 2012 includes a convenient, easy to use method of consolidating locally attached storage devices, called Storage Spaces. … [Read more...]

Centralized Server Management in Windows Server 2012

Windows Server 2012’s Server Manager provides an easy and effective method for managing multiple servers running Windows Server 2008, 2008 R2, 2012 … [Read more...]

File Server Optimization in Windows Server 2012

Managing the increasing demand for storage space on your local file servers can be particularly challenging, made more so by the storage of images, … [Read more...]

Hyper-V Enhancements in Windows Server 2012 R2

The recently released Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 operating system offers some important new enhancements to the Microsoft virtualization … [Read more...]

Access and Manage Office 365 with PowerShell

As businesses large and small move operations to the Microsoft cloud in the form of Office 365, administrators have to face some limitations in the … [Read more...]

Top 3 New Features in Windows Server 2012 R2

It seems like it was just last week that Windows Server 2012 hit the streets, but the boys and girls at Microsoft have already released the R2 version … [Read more...]

Top 2 Reasons to Get or Upgrade Your Windows Server 2012 MCSA or MCSE Certification

Every week, typically on Friday, one of our instructors gives a talk about certification study strategies. Every Friday, he gets the same question: is … [Read more...]

Deploying Windows Using WDS

When it comes to deploying Windows based servers and clients there are many products on the market that are proven performers with relatively short … [Read more...]

Evaluating Hyper-V 2012 Virtualization

Licensing When planning the virtualization of your server(s), the number of virtual machines that will be deployed will ultimately determine the … [Read more...]

Building a SharePoint 2010 Development Environment

One of the most common questions asked of me in my SharePoint developer classes is “How do I create a development environment for Microsoft SharePoint … [Read more...]