IT Professionals use Windows Server Manager to Install new Roles , Features , check the Event Logs or launch other Tools. Windows Server 2012 Server Manager has lot of changes. One of the change or betetr new feature because Windows Server 2008 it's not has the specific feature is the Perfomance Alerts that you can configure. Perfomance Alerts it's somethig different with Perfomance Counters. Don't confused.
Last week i decide to Capture a fresh installation of Windows Server 2012 R2 with Last Windows Updates and Antivirus. Because It takes me lot of time every time that must be install new Server.
The configuration to capture Windows Server 2012 in MDT 2013 it's ready. I have explain step by step in How to Capture Windows Image using MDT 2013 how can do it. So i start the proccess to capturing the Windows Server 2012 R2.
Failover is very important for all IT Pro and is High Importance Project that must have been complete and do periodical checks that works without problems. Today i will explain in depth the last part how can start the Failover Server and Failback to the Production again without issues and downtimes.
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Failover is very important for all IT Pro and is High Importance Project that must have been complete and do periodical checks that works without problems. What is Failover?
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.