Managing Windows Server with Puppet Part 7: Installing Active Directory
In this Ask the Admin, I'll show you how to install and configure Active Directory using Puppet.
Jul 9, 2018|Russell Smith
Windows Admin Center — The Future of the Windows Server GUI
In this post, I’ll look at why Windows Admin Center is the new GUI management tool of choice for Windows Server.
Apr 25, 2018|Russell Smith
Set Up Active Directory to Support Tiered Administration and Privileged Access Workstations
In this Ask the Admin, Russell Smith discusses setting up Active Directory to support a secure tiered administrative model and Privileged Access Workstations.
Feb 7, 2018|Russell Smith
Install Windows Server DHCP, Configure Scopes, and Authorize in AD
Learn how to install and configure a Windows DHCP Server using PowerShell.
Dec 13, 2016|Russell Smith
The Nano Server Debate – Yes or No?
It is clear from Microsoft’s publicity about Windows Server 2016 that the corporation believes that the default choice for installing a new server is Nano Server. Do you agree with that view? In this opinion post, I discuss the merits of both sides of the argument, share my take on the matter, and ask what you think.
Aug 31, 2016|Aidan Finn
What’s New in Windows Server 2016 Technical Preview 5: Hyper-V Features
Learn all about the new improvements to Hyper-V in the Windows Server 2016 Technical Preview 5.
May 9, 2016|Aidan Finn