17 décembre 2012

A KB to know for your next DirectAccess based project with Windows Server 2012.

If you are planning your next DirectAccess project with Windows Server 2012 just consider this KB2782560. This KB provide a fix for Windows Server 2012 (does not concern DirectAccess projects based on UAG 2010). This KB is required if you plan to configure the Unified remote Access Role for DirectAccess in a high availability scenario using Hardware-Load Balancing. --> please see the rest on the blog... [Lire la suite]
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17 décembre 2012

Release: Trilead VM Explorer 4.1

Trilead has released version 4.1 of its backup solution for Virtual Machines VM Explorer. VM Explorer Backups can be stored on ESX, Windows, Linux and FreeBSD based storage platforms or directly to a SAN. With the release of version 4 Trilead expanded support from VMware to Hyper-V as well, a trend we see with more vendors which traditionally provided VMware-ended solutions. VM explorer is offered in a Free edition, and a Pro edition which of course has more features as detailed here.   Version 4.1 provides the following new... [Lire la suite]
12 décembre 2012

Samba 4 released, brings Free alternative to Active Directory

The long wait is over — the Samba project has announced the release of an Active Directory-compatible domain controller. No longer does having an Active Directory (AD) domain controller on a network automatically mean that, somewhere in the building, a Microsoft server is lurking. Today's release announcement of Samba 4.0 means that it is now possible to control an AD domain from a non-Windows system. "Samba 4.0 comprises an LDAP directory server, Heimdal Kerberos authentication server, a secure Dynamic DNS server, and... [Lire la suite]
10 décembre 2012

Everything you want to know about Network Teaming in Windows Server 2012

I was recently given a pointer to the following document: Windows Server 2012 NIC Teaming (LBFO) Deployment and Management It is a very comprehensive guide to setting up network teaming in Windows Server 2012, and discusses many of the common questions that I hear about network teaming (it also discusses network teaming an Hyper-V at length). If you are using (or are planning to use) Hyper-V on Windows Server 2012 in a production environment – you really should read this document, so you understand all the options that are now... [Lire la suite]
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10 décembre 2012

Q: Is it true you can't disable User Access Control (UAC) in Windows 8?

A: User Access Control is a key technology in the later Windows OSs, including Windows 8. It helps limit normal privileges available during a logon session for privileged users, such as an administrator. It was originally introduced in Windows Vista and prompted users frequently when elevation of privileges was required. The number of prompts was reduced in Windows 7 with a more flexible level of control of the level of prompting in the User Accounts control panel applet, via the Change User Account Control... [Lire la suite]
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07 décembre 2012

Hyper-V 2012 Books

The Hyper-V MVPs have been very busy lately – specifically a number of them have been heads down working on getting some great books written about Hyper-V on Windows Server 2012. Leandro Carvalho has just published the Windows Server 2012 Hyper-V Cookbook. "Windows Server 2012 Hyper-V Cookbook" is a practical cookbook packed with recipes showing and explaining all the features and components of Hyper-V. You’ll learn from best practices, tips and tricks and examples of how to automate daily and common tasks. --> Please see the... [Lire la suite]
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07 décembre 2012

Windows 8 Deployment Using MDT 2012: OS Install

In part one of this series on Windows 8 deployment using Microsoft Deployment Toolkit 2012, I went over the configuration and setup of MDT 2012. In this second and final installment, I’ll start with booting the machine with the bootable USB stick I created in the previous article. I'll also give you additional background and feedback of the client deployment process itself. The demo machine I used for creating this procedure is running Windows XP Pro SP3. It had a user profile active on it with some background desktop settings, some... [Lire la suite]
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07 décembre 2012

Patch Tuesday : Microsoft annonce 7 bulletins dont 5 critiques pour décembre

La prochaine livraison de Microsoft mise en ligne mardi prochain contiendra des correctifs destinés notamment au tout nouveau tout beau Windows 8. Comme à son habitude, Microsoft vient de donner le détail de son prochain Patch Tuesday qui sera mis en ligne mardi 11 décembre. Il contiendra 7 bulletins dont 5 jugés critiques. Les deux autres sont qualifiés d'importants. Redmond s'est attaché à corriger des vulnérabilités dans ses derniers produits que sont Windows 8, Windows Server 2012 et Internet Explorer 10. Ces failles permettant... [Lire la suite]
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28 novembre 2012

Performance Tuning Guidelines for Windows Server 2012

This guide describes important tuning parameters and settings that you can adjust to improve the performance and energy efficiency of the Windows Server 2012 operating system. It describes each setting and its potential effect to help you make an informed decision about its relevance to your system, workload, and performance goals. The guide is for information technology (IT) professionals and system administrators who need to tune the performance of a server that is running Windows Server 2012. --> please see the rest on the... [Lire la suite]
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26 novembre 2012

Entrer la clé produit et activer Windows 8

Je viens d’installer Windows 8 version Entreprise. A l’installation il ne me propose pas d’entrer la clé. Aucun menu graphique ne permet d’entrer la clé. Il est nécessaire de taper la commande suivante dans un invité de commandes pour pouvoir entrer la clé et activer Windows :slui 3 --> A lire sur le blog de Fabrice MAISON : http://fabricemaison.wordpress.com/2012/11/25/entrer-la-cle-produit-et-activer-windows-8/  J'en profite pour ajouter un autre lien pour windows 8... [Lire la suite]
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