Sysprep is a Microsoft tool prepares an installation of Windows for duplication, auditing, and customer delivery. Most of you are familiar with Sysprep and has use it lot of times. When you are setup a Windows VM you need to install softwares, drivers, maybe some configuration in firewall, enable Remote Desktop , install critical patches and who know's what else base on every IT requirements. All these takes lot of time every time tha you must insall a new VM.
Today security is the most important task in IT.For every task or Project the first think is security before proceed to completed. I wrote 3 Parts of Remote Desktop Servers Farm and Load Balancing months ago. Now i will write how can use RD Gateway Server to connect Remotely in your LAN from the Internet more secure.
Related articles before start to Deploy Remote Desktop Gateway Server
If you need an SSL Certificate your Provider will be request to upload the CSR from your Internet Information Server 7. So you must Generate the CSR to be ready. How can do it ?
Ransomware is one of the most dangerous mailware today.Every day i hear for infections of File Servers with Ransomware and IT to try find the source and prevent more damage in the enviroment.New types of Ransomware born every day and the protection it is very difficult task. Cases of ransomware infection were first seen in Russia between 2005 – 2006.
Powershell today is one of the most powerfull tool for IT Pro,System Admins for lot of tasks. One of tasks that has help me a lot is a quick reports that can export from my enviroment in CSV Files and use it to easy found what i want ot give it to my Manager for any kind of Review.
Today i will focus in Export any info from Active Directory like Computers , Users, Contacts and any attributes of them like Name, Operating System , emailaddresses and save it in Csv for further use.
So let's start
Windows Server 2012 and Windows 8.1 brings new set of Cmdlets to manage any Server or device that complies with CIM. Before months i wrote an article Use WMI with Powershell to Discover Monitor Information but new CmdLets like CIM is more powerfull and can use it instead of WMI. Also after publish the article related to WMI lot of users complaint that can get this info with better way which is the CIM.
Windows 10 offer a new feature that must write in my blog. Include in Windows 10 an Ubuntu based bash shell. This isn't a Linux software compile for Windows or a Virtual Machine like Cygwin. It's a feature of Windows that you can enable it anytime that you want. Base on the announcement in Windows Blog you can run <<Bash scripts, Linux command-line tools like sed, awk, grep, and you can even try Linux-first tools like Ruby, Git, Python, etc. directly on Windows>>.
Today use Virtualization Technologies for the Servers in the environment. Physical Servers aren't used anymore only as HOST for Virtual Servers or in case that you have a situation that allow only Physical Server and not supported by Virtual Server. In this case what is the Backup Startegy?
Configure Microsoft Deployment Toolkit 2013 to enable Log files and save it in Share Location for every Deployment of Windows OS or Application for better and quick Troubleshooting of the errors.
Use Microsoft Deployment Toolkit to monitoring all the Deployments in the PC'S. Monitoring the Progress , Errors and Warnings without need to be in the Workstation or Laptop until finish.