Category Archives: Windows 2008

  1. Best practices for running ForestPrep and DomainPrep

    Leave a comment

    September 2, 2011 by Rakesh Boraiah


    Exchange 2000 and Exchange 2003 are dependent on Windows Active Directory (AD). Active Directory consists of three separate partitions: the …
    Continue reading

  2. Windows Server 2008 Clustering

    Leave a comment

    August 12, 2011 by Rakesh Boraiah


    Windows Server 2008 Clustering – Part1 Windows Server 2008 Clustering – Part2

  3. Microsoft supports Red Hat Linux in Hyper-V

    Leave a comment

    August 3, 2011 by Rakesh Boraiah


    PORTLAND, OR — Microsoft will support Red Hat Linux as a guest operating system in Windows Hyper-V but reaction to …
    Continue reading

  4. Inside the new PowerShell 2.0 commands for Active Directory

    Leave a comment

    July 31, 2011 by Rakesh Boraiah


    Microsoft Active Directory is one of those things that almost every admin has to work with to some degree, ranging …
    Continue reading

  5. Alternative PowerShell commands for Active Directory management

    Leave a comment

    July 31, 2011 by Rakesh Boraiah


    The benefit to these other options is that there are no dependencies — well, other than the Active Directory cmdlets …
    Continue reading

  6. Creating an Unattend Installation File for DCPROMO in Windows Server 2008

    Leave a comment

    July 29, 2011 by Rakesh Boraiah


    This article describes the syntax that you use to build answer files to perform unattended installations of Active Directory Domain …
    Continue reading

  7. Setup a Windows Server 2008 R2 Server Core system for Hyper-V

    Leave a comment

    July 28, 2011 by Rakesh Boraiah


    With Microsoft’s recommendation to use server core for Hyper-V systems, I have been seeing a lot of server core lately. …
    Continue reading