In this Ask the Admin, Russell Smith discusses why Puppet and DSC together is often the best configuration management solution in mixed Windows/Linux environments.
In this Ask the Admin, Russell Smith looks at how the solution works and why you should use it when it reaches general availability.
Microsoft announced the general availability of PowerShell Core 6.0 on January 10th. In this Ask the Admin, we will look at the roadmap for PowerShell and some of the dramatic changes since Microsoft announced that PowerShell will be open source.
In the final part of this series, Russell Smith shows you how to use the code I created in the previous two installments to provision the resources in Azure.
In this three-part series, Russell Smith discusses how he deployed an Active Directory forest with 2 domain controllers and a member server running certificate services in Microsoft Azure.
In part two of this series on deploying Active Directory and a member server running certificate services in Microsoft Azure, Russell Smith shows you how to add a PowerShell Desired State Configuration resource to the project.
In this Ask the Admin, Russell Smith shows you what Office 365 Secure Score can do for the online security of your business.
In this Ask the Admin, Russell Smith looks at how Microsoft’s new service can help organizations meet compliance requirements.
In this Ask the Admin, Russell Smith walks you through what happened when he converted an external Office 365 user to a paid subscriber and how to avoid the problems encountered.
In today’s Ask the Admin, Russell Smith shows you how to create additional calendars for people and resources with structured resource data.
In today’s Ask the Admin, Russell Smith shows you how you can manage the new OneDrive Files On-Demand feature in the Fall Creators Update.
Amazon recently announced the availability of new AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2) P3 instances, which are ideal for computation-intensive activities.
In this Ask the Admin, Russell Smith shows you how to add a custom Azure role for restarting virtual machines.