Windows Server

Certification Requirements

by Daniel Petri

This page will keep record of the most up-to-date certification requirements as posted by Microsoft on their public certification pages and on various certification related newsgroups and forums. On December 2nd 2002, Microsoft has updated their Microsoft Certification Requirements page. Furthermore, on February 17th 2003 Microsoft has officially published the certification requirements for the new… Read More

Windows Server 2008 Scenarios

by Daniel Petri

Microsoft Windows Server 2008 is the next generation of the Windows Server operating system, scheduled to be officially released during Q1 2008. Formerly known as "Longhorn Server", Windows Server 2008 is designed to help IT Professionals to maximize control over their infrastructure, while providing enhanced availability and management capabilities, leading to a significantly more secure,… Read More

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    Get certified on Windows Server 2003 to Windows Server 2008

    with 1 Comment by Daniel Petri

    The Windows Server 2008 certifications are part of the new generation of Microsoft certifications, which emphasize primary skill sets and job roles, providing a more relevant, flexible, and cost-effective way to validate core technical, professional, and architectural skills. Microsoft Certified Systems Administrators (MCSAs) and Microsoft Certified Systems Engineers (MCSEs) in Windows Server 2003 can quickly… Read More

    Add Your Own Link

    by Daniel Petri

    Want to add a link to your own site? As long as your site is a free, non-profit, non-pop-up-banner, IT/Microsoft related site - send me a link with a small description of the contents of your site, and if it's as good as you say - I'll add it to the list. If your site… Read More

    Creating security alerts of abnormal user actions on Windows servers using Microsoft System Center Operation Manager 2007 and ObserveIT

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    System and software downtime frequently mean lost revenues, lowered employee productivity and reduced customer satisfaction. Despite the fact that companies are investing in high-availability systems and performance monitoring solutions for data centers, many are failing to follow best practice procedures to avoid human errors. Do you use any social networks? Follow ObserveIT on Facebook, Linkedin… Read More

    Change the Telnet Banner

    by Daniel Petri

    How can I change the Telnet banner seen when connecting to my Windows Server 2003 server via Telnet? MS KB article 245095 has more: When you use Telnet to connect to the a Windows 2000/2003-based server the following banner is displayed: *========================================================== Welcome to Microsoft Telnet Server. *========================================================== C:'Documents and Settings'Administrator> You can change your… Read More